Vox Talks: 4/20

Don’t go hungry on 4/20

You’ve finished your last Wednesday class, you’re stoked to start your last break before your life launches into that special circle of Hell reserved for final exams, and you notice something—it’s April 20! And while the weather this… Read More

Where to enjoy the fresh air on 4/20

There’s something about 4/20 that makes it wonderful day to get out and fill your lungs with … spring air. We’re at a balmy 62 degrees as Vox is writing this, and with no wind or rain in… Read More

Service Journalism: Helping you go green this 4/20

Remember kids, just say no to “pot parties” Oh, April the 20th. The twentieth day of the fourth month. A wonderful time to explore nature and appreciate its bounty. In the interest of helping the student body enjoy… Read More

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D.C. weed decriminalization or legalization will not change rules on campus

Marijuana decriminalization went into affect this week in D.C., despite Congress’ best attempts to stop it with their usual budgetary tricks. Laxer cannabis use laws in the District, however, will have no bearing on Georgetown’s own rules and… Read More

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Prefrosh Preview: Illegal drugs at Georgetown

Editor’s note: This post is intended to provide a realistic and helpful picture of the undergraduate, illegal drug culture at Georgetown. The information in this post is generally common knowledge and does not come from Vox‘s personal experience. Vox… Read More

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This Week in Halftime: Hockey playoffs and the war on color in fashion

The start of hockey playoffs has Halftime writing about hockey. Ironically, sports writers Joe Pollicino and Sourabh Bhat wrote about the New York metro area’s two lesser teams, which did not make the playoffs this year (*coughcough GO RANGERS*), the New Jersey… Read More

You’ve Been A Bad, Bad Hoya: White House staffer caught running snarky Twitter

Jofi Joseph (SFS ’94) just hit the wall. He almost had it all. This erstwhile member of the National Security Council, a division of the executive branch that advises the President of the United States on matters of… Read More

Man who self-immolated at National Mall dies of injuries

The day after a car chase that ended with D.C. police shooting and killing the driver, a man self-immolated in the middle of the National Mall and later died from the wounds, according to the Washington Post. The burns… Read More

Documentary to investigate District Taxi Cabs (yes, they’re that bad)

The D.C. taxi system, famous for its many dysfunctions, is about to go through many reforms. That caught the attention of a documentary filmmaker, according to the DCist, so yes, that means that this cab system has become… Read More