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The Hilltoss: Healthy or Hyped-Up?

RETRACTION: The online Chatter column “The Hilltoss: Healthy or Hyped-Up?” (thehoya.com, Sept. 29, 2015) has been retracted due to misinformation and inaccuracy regarding the genesis of the Students of Georgetown, Inc. storefront, The Hilltoss and its offerings, thus invalidating the premise of the op-ed’s argument. In spring 2012, The Corp shared[Read More…]

by September 29, 2015 59 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Second Kickback to Feature Skizzy Mars, Student Art

Second Kickback to Feature Skizzy Mars, Student Art

Skizzy Mars and Louisa Wendorff will headline the second annual Kickback Music Festival, hosted by the Students of Georgetown, Inc. in conjunction with the Georgetown Program Board and Georgetown Week of Welcome, Sept. 12. This year’s event, which will take place on Copley Lawn, will also feature nine student performances,[Read More…]

by September 1, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Harrison Williams (COL ’16) will serve as the inaugural social impact chair on the board of The Corp.

The Corp Adds Social Impact Chair to Board

Students of Georgetown, Inc. added a social impact chair to its board of directors when it announced its external board March 22. The position’s inaugural one-year term will be filled by Harrison Williams (COL ’16) and will focus on expanding The Corp’s connection to student groups and initiatives on campus.[Read More…]

SARAH LOBER FOR THE HOYA
The Hilltoss, the newest storefront of The Corp that opened in November, added six smoothies to its menu, which currently features salads. According to management, the storefront is considering adding acai bowls and extending its hours in the coming months.

The Hilltoss Debuts 6 Smoothies

The Hilltoss, Students of Georgetown, Inc.’s newest storefront in the Healey Family Student Center, began serving smoothies last Wednesday and is exploring serving acai bowls as well as extending its hours. The smoothie selection includes six signature flavors, including a classic protein shake called the Rock to a strawberry-banana shake[Read More…]

by February 27, 2015 1 comment Business, Business - Top
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Uncommon Grounds is one of three Corp storefronts that will close this week to prepare for the transition from Mayorga Coffee to Compass Coffee.

Corp Shutters Stores For Coffee Transition

The Corp will close its three coffee services, Uncommon Grounds, Midnight Mug and More Uncommon Grounds, in a staggered schedule from Jan. 28 to Feb. 1 to accommodate an institution-wide change in coffee vendor and coffee brewing equipment. Uncommon Grounds will close on Wednesday and Thursday; Midnight Mug will close[Read More…]

by January 27, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
FILE PHOTO: ARTURO ALTAMIRANO/THE HOYA

Corp Shuts Locations, Prepares for New Coffee Vendor

The Corp will close its three coffee services, Uncommon Grounds, Midnight Mug and More Uncommon Grounds, in a staggered schedule from Jan. 28 to Feb. 1 to accommodate an institution-wide change in coffee vendor and coffee brewing equipment. Uncommon Grounds will close on Wednesday and Thursday, Midnight Mug will close[Read More…]

by January 26, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News
The Corp Introduces New Leadership

The Corp Introduces New Leadership

After a year which featured the first new storefront in 14 years, Students of Georgetown, Inc., underwent a change in leadership in January, electing a new Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer. The Hoya sat down with the outgoing and incoming leadership to reflect on their[Read More…]

by January 23, 2015 0 comments Business, Business - Top
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The Corp and GUASFCU will use leftover funds from ReImagine Georgetown to install a mural in the staircase of Lauinger Library.

Corp, GUASFCU Fund Murals

Over a year after the discontinuation of the “ReImagine Georgetown Grant” program, Students of Georgetown, Inc. and the Georgetown University Alumni and Student Federal Credit Union will distribute remaining funds to painting murals on campus, bringing “Starry Night Over Georgetown” back to campus. The project plan currently includes two murals,[Read More…]

MICHELLE XU/THE HOYA
The Hilltoss in the Healey Family Student Center is The Corp’s first new storefront since Hoya Snaxa in 2003 and its first restaurant.

Corp Opens First Store in 11 Years

After two years of planning, The Hilltoss, The Corp’s new salad and smoothie storefront and its first new storefront in 11 years, will open in the Healey Family Student Center today. The Corp’s last new store was Hoya Snaxa, with the opening of the Southwest Quad in 2003. The new[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
MICHELLE XU/THE HOYA

The much-anticipated salad restaurant, Hilltoss, is gearing up for its grand opening. Preview tastings suggest that The Corp is turning out fresh salads that satisfy in a convenient location.

Corp’s Salad Venture Satisfies With Healthy Options

★★★☆☆ $ The Corp’s latest venture, Hilltoss, is by no means a new concept at Georgetown — Hoyas already frequent Salad Creations and Sweetgreen for their made-on-the-spot salads. Quick-service salad restaurants like these employ the same basic system: the customer chooses the ingredients and watches as they’re tossed together. It’s[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments Food & Drink, Guide - Top, The Guide