Post Date Apr 29

The Day in Photos: Georgetown Day 2013

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Photos: Julia Tanaka/Georgetown Voice

Post Date Apr 25

Snaps for Snapshots: Voice photo contest winners

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Post Date Apr 25

This Week in the Voice: Photo Contest 2013

This Week in the Voice 4.25.13This issue of the the Voice features the eight 2013 photo contest winners. The winner is “Musical solidarity with the Coalition of Immokalee Workers”, by Sarah G. Vázquez (COL ’13).

News covers the student guard laptop ban and some of the guards’ reactions to the prohibition.

Leisure reviews GU Hispanic Theater’s performance of two one-act Cervantes plays, El retablo de las maravillas and La cueva de Salamanca, and reflects on their dark humor.

In Sports, Steven Criss weighs the pros and cons of Georgetown’s move to a new varsity athletics conference, the American Athletic Conference, following the breakup of the Big East.

The Voices section features Christian Lambert reflecting on GU Pride’s annual Genderfunk event and finds that it doesn’t help transgender inclusivity in Georgetown’s gay community.

The Ed Board calls for more acceptance of Georgetown Day realities on the part of the administration.

Post Date Apr 24

Vox Pupuli: Stay gold, Ponyboy

Bentley and Sky


Golden Retrievers Bentley and Sky were out for a walk near Georgetown when Izzy, Assistant Vox Editor, came upon them. They posed very nicely for her, and then went on to wrestle each other.

Post Date Apr 22

Last Call: Voice photo contest

2012 winnerLast year’s winner of the contest, by Tiffany Kaul (SFS ’13)

Hi Voxers,

Vox just wanted to remind you that today is the last day to submit pictures to the Voice Photo Contest. The top eight photos will be featured in the print edition of the Voice, with the best on the front cover. The competition is open to all Georgetown University students. Photos cannot be modified, although they can be cropped. Both color and black-and-white photos are allowed.

It’s a great opportunity to showcase your work, so make sure you get your submission in before 11:59 p.m. tonight!

Send your photos to, and be sure to check out the Facebook page for more details.

Post Date Apr 21

Vox Pupuli: the Twilight edition

Hai there!

Vox encountered Bella out on a stroll on the Leavey Bridge this afternoon. The Pomeranian was more interested in food than the camera, but I managed to snap her en route to my bag of bagels.

Post Date Apr 19

The Week in Photos: Huntsman (and spring) arrives at Georgetown

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Photos: Joshua Raftis (slides 1-6), Julia Tanaka (slides 7-13), courtesy club baseball (slides 14-18), Miles Gavin Meng (slides 19-23)

Post Date Apr 17

Vox Pupuli: Lele, the dolled up poodle out for an afternoon walk

Cute dogLook, she’s excited to meet you, Vox!

Post Date Apr 16

Submit your photos to the Voice photo contest before April 22

Overall winner of Voice Photo Contest: Daniel LaMagna (COL '13)2010 Voice photo contest winner: Dan LaMagna (COL ’13)

It’s springtime, and that means it’s time to showcase your photographical skills in the still-kicking print edition of the Georgetown Voice. Send your best photos to by Monday, April 22 for your chance to be immortalized in print. The best eight photos will take spots on the cover, back page, and middle spread of the April 25 edition of the Voice. Check out the winners to last year’s contest for inspiration.

Rules are as follows:

  • Open to all Georgetown University students.
  • Photos can be taken anywhere, anytime.
  • Photos cannot be modified/photoshopped. Cropping is allowed.
  • Color or black & white are both allowed.
  • All photos must be received by 11:59 PM on April 22.

Post Date Apr 15

Photos: The 88th annual Diplomatic Ball

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Students, alumni, diplomats and faculty mingled and danced last Friday night away at the 88th annual Diplomatic Ball. The ball was put on by the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, hoping to unite “current and future leaders of international affairs.” This year’s ball took place at Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium and hosted about 800 students.

Also in attendance were 150 VIPs from 43 embassies and the wider GU community. According to chair of the Dip Ball committee Alex Pommier (SFS ’15), “notable guests included the ambassadors from Egypt, Italy, and Nepal, alumni such as Paula Dobriansky, and professors including Fr. Carnes, Prof. Kroenig, Prof. Potter, Prof. Lamb and Prof. Balzer.”

Dean of the SFS Carol Lancaster gave opening remarks for the evening, welcoming students and diplomats alike. The program continued with a speech by SFS Dean Mitch Kaneda to award Fr. Carnes a student nominated honor for best SFS professor.

Photos: Emilia Brahm/Georgetown Voice

Post Date Apr 12

The Week in Photos: Summer by way of spring, Biden, and immigrant rights

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Photos: Joshua Raftis (slides 1-7), Elizabeth Coscia (slides 8-14), Miles Gavin Meng (slides 15-21)