Post Tagged with: "The Corp"

GUSA to Launch Game Show, Prizes in SafeRides Program

SafeRides will become a more exciting way to get around the neighborhood when Georgetown University Student Association launches a “Cash Cab”-like game in one of the service’s vans Thursday. The program is intended to mimic the Discovery Channel game show, which poses trivia questions to unsuspecting taxicab passengers in New York[Read More…]

by January 30, 2012 0 comments Campus News

The Corp Ramps Up Security Efforts

The Corp is reevaluating its security policies after $3,500 worth of cigarettes was stolen from Vital Vittles Monday and employees deterred another attempted theft two days later. In the latest incident at the convenience store, an unknown suspect attempted to access the hallway to the store room in which inventory[Read More…]

by January 26, 2012 0 comments Campus News

Over $1,500 in Cigarettes Stolen from Vital Vittles

More than $1,500 in cigarettes was stolen from Vital Vittles Dec. 6, according to a Metropolitan Police Department preliminary incident report. The theft was reported to MPD by The Corp’s Chief Executive Officer, Alexander Pon (COL ’12).  According to Pon’s description of the incident to MPD, the suspect went into a storage area at 3:49 p.m. and stole[Read More…]

by December 15, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News
Vittles Robbed Of $200

Vittles Robbed Of $200

More than $200 in cash was stolen from a Vital Vittles office at 1:08 p.m. Thursday, according to The Corp’s Chief Executive Officer Alexander Pon (COL ’12). Pon said that employees noticed a man entering the convenience store’s back office and fleeing with the cash. The suspect pushed a Vittles[Read More…]

by December 1, 2011 0 comments City News, News
Over $200 Stolen From Vital Vittles

Over $200 Stolen From Vital Vittles

More than $200 in cash was stolen from a Vital Vittles office at 1:08 p.m. Thursday, according to The Corp’s Chief Executive Officer Alexander Pon (COL ’12). Pon said that employees noticed a man entering the convenience store’s back office and fleeing with the cash. The suspect pushed a Vittles[Read More…]

by November 30, 2011 0 comments Campus News
Midnight MUG Contest Fosters Creativity

Midnight MUG Contest Fosters Creativity

Students packed The Midnight MUG to hear the recipients of The Corp’s first Midnight Writers Scholarship read their award-winning submissions Tuesday night. Four writers — Kaylee Walsh (COL ’13), Ryan Dull (COL ’12), Ciara Foldenauer (COL’14) and Elizabeth Sinden (COL ’12) — received $1,000 for their formally submitted work. Three[Read More…]

by November 17, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

RIG Funds Granted

ReImagine Georgetown awarded grants to three proposals Monday. The annual competition funds projects aiming to improve the undergraduate experience. Melissa Riggio (COL ’14) and Antony Lopez (COL ’14) were given $1,000 to implement “IlluminateLauinger.” Both students work in the Gelardin New Media Center and intend to use their grant to purchase art-friendly technology for the library.[Read More…]

by November 14, 2011 0 comments Campus News
Energy Drinks Pose Risks

Energy Drinks Pose Risks

Last week, the University of New Hampshire instituted a campus-wide ban on sales of all energy drinks. Though the ban was repealed within hours by UNH President MarkHuddleston, the policy has sparked conversation about college students’ dependence on these products. “In this case, I am personally aware of conflicting reports[Read More…]

by October 4, 2011 0 comments News
Cigarette Theft Costs Vital Vittles Over $1,000 in Losses

Cigarette Theft Costs Vital Vittles Over $1,000 in Losses

Ninety cartons of cigarettes worth more than $1,000 were stolen from Vital Vittles last week. According to Michael Crafts (COL ’13), director of Vital Vittles, two employees discovered on Sunday, Sept. 4 that the cigarettes — numbering over 18,000 — had been stolen while they were restocking their inventory. “One[Read More…]

by September 13, 2011 0 comments News

GU Holds Green Gathering for DC Students

Students from environmental groups at Georgetown and five other D.C. universities met on campus to collaborate on promoting eco-friendly programs on college campuses. The first meeting of the D.C. Green Student Organization Forum, organized by members of The Corp and EcoAction, was held in the Leonard Seminar Room of Reynolds[Read More…]

by April 29, 2011 0 comments Campus News