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Prefrosh Preview: The four freshmen dorms

After you’ve chosen, or left up to fate, your roommate, the University assigns you to live in one of four freshmen dorms in early August. It doesn’t really matter whether you made the effort to tour Georgetown over GAAP… Read More

Administration engages students on Northeast Triangle dorm… again

The most particular details of the Northeast Triangle dorm were released last week during a planning session between the dorm’s architects, administrators, and student leaders. The University has tried to take student body criticism of a lack of… Read More

Prefrosh Preview: The four freshmen dorms

Your freshman experience at Georgetown depends heavily on which of the four freshman dorms you find yourself in, and, along with your school within the University, which dorm you’re living in will dominate much of the banal conversations you’ll… Read More

Georgetown once again makes list of top “party dorms”

Back in March, college-geared website Campus Splash released rankings of various college dorms across the country, grouping them into categories like “best,” “worst,” and “best-looking.” And in this set of rankings—for which we’re sure the methodology was careful… Read More

University to install security cameras in on-campus residence halls

During the next two weeks, security cameras will be installed in the entrances and exits of University residence halls. “Cameras will be aimed at entrances and exits and not at student rooms,” reads an email from Housing Services… Read More

Village A among top party dorms, Darnall one of the worst

DormSplash.com, a new website that allows students to review their dorms, recently published its first ever Dormy Awards. The Village A apartment complex took sixth place in the best party dorm category, while first place went to the… Read More

Asbestos in Darnall: Now it’s a slightly worse dorm

First Kober Cogan and now Darnall? Gosh, everybody disappears for the summer and Georgetown suddenly starts to fall to pieces. Signs posted inside Darnall Hall reveal that the University recently began an “asbestos abatement project.” The project, which… Read More

Georgetown’s housing some of the most expensive in the country

Save these Whether or not it turns out that Georgetown could have prevented Sunday night’s fire in New South, it’ll probably irk at least a few residents to learn that Georgetown just made U.S. News & World Report’s… Read More

More parents buying houses for their college-age children

It’s never too early to invest in your dream house! If dorm living’s got you down and you’ve heard the horror stories about local landlords, the Washington Times has a new solution for you: go buy a house… Read More

Switch It Off competition shows which dorms are energy hogs

Dear LXR, this actually shouldn’t be your energy use model You may not be aware of it since, as the Voice‘s Editorial Board pointed out in this week’s issue, the University hasn’t done a great job of publicizing… Read More