Commencement throwback: David Simon delivered grim but powerful message

“Marching out into this beleaguered world of ours – you suckers are gonna need all the laughter you can get. Take solace in humor, people. As much as you can.” Albeit a couple ten days late (#oops), Vox… Read More

Vox Pupuli: Congratulations, graduates!

Since most Vox staff were back home during commencement weekend, we didn’t get our usual photographs of Hoyas in their last moments on the Hilltop. However, on graduation day, former Vox editor and graduate of three days Jackson Perry… Read More

Commencement speakers: a comparison across D.C. universities

Last week, Georgetown announced the commencement speakers for 2012 graduates. The reaction varied from mostly bored to really angry. The Catholic community continues to boil over Sebelius, but our fellow D.C. schools aren’t as lucky to be handed… Read More

Poll: How do you feel about the commencement speakers?

LivingSocial CEO Tim O’Shaughnessy and Producer of “The Wire” David Simon among this year’s commencement speakers

This afternoon, Georgetown announced the speakers for each school’s commencement address. Here is the list: David Simon, creator of the critically acclaimed television dramas “The Wire” and “Treme” will be speaking to the College. Dr. Mark Green, senior… Read More