D.C. has highest student debt in the country

The Project on Student Debt recently published its figures for the Class of 2009—and it ain’t pretty. American student debt is frighteningly high; according to the study, which was published by the Institute for College Access and Success,… Read More

Class of 2009 Fund raises $22,360 with 55% of seniors donating

Trying to get college seniors to give to their soon-to-be alma mater during one of the worst recessions in recent history is no small task. So how did Georgetown’s Class of 2009 senior class fundraising committee do? Well,… Read More

Twuesday Tweetacular: The persistence of preppiness, short-term GUTS memory

Want a shot at your own 15 seconds of internet micro-micro-fame?  Start following us on Twitter (GtownVoxPop) and, if you’re connected to Georgetown, we’ll return the favor and you’ll automatically be in the running! Leslie Gordon found that… Read More

Georgetown’s Teach For America involvement remains high

This year’s Teach for America statistics are in and Georgetown has a predictably strong showing. In addition to making the list of 15 schools where TFA is the number one employer of graduating seniors, we also made the… Read More

Twuesday Tweetacular: Post-grad blues

Want a shot at your own 15 seconds of internet micro-micro-fame?  Start following us on Twitter (GtownVoxPop) and, if you’re connected to Georgetown, we’ll return the favor and you’ll automatically be in the running! Jess Gitner found herself… Read More

The Week in Photos: Commencement Style

Photography by Helen Burton

Commencement-mania 2009!

Haven’t quite got your fill of all things commencement-related? Here’s what Vox recommends: If you’re looking for complete coverage of Georgetown’s commencement weekend, check out the blog the University set up, which features write-ups of every ceremony. (Somewhat… Read More

Are your graduation robes rain-proof?

We’ll weather the weather, whatever the weather, whether we like it or not! With Washington’s weather being rather schizophrenic as of late, we’re starting to worry if all the grand commencement ceremonies are going to be shipped indoors…. Read More

A pair of polls about your plans

Granted, you’ve probably been asked this a thousand times over the past week, but Vox wants to know: what are your summer plans? We’ll tell you what our answer is: blogging! <br /> <a href=”http://answers.polldaddy.com/poll/1615099/” mce_href=”http://answers.polldaddy.com/poll/1615099/”>What are your… Read More

Shitty economy particularly shitty for the Class of 2009

Now, we all know that the economy is awful, but did you know that it’s especially awful for this year’s graduating seniors? A couple recent stories from the Wall Street Journal and the Washington Business Journal paint a… Read More