H1N1 vaccine distributed to GERMS, Student Health Center employees

Last week, Georgetown received 300 doses of the nasal vaccine for H1N1, or swine flu, and distributed them to members of GERMS, Student Health Center employees, and workers in athletic training rooms, according to Assistant Vice President for… Read More

Twuesday Tweetacular: Poor hospitality for Paul Rudd

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! Scott Chessare witnessed a… Read More

ICC auditorium light falls on student

Oh dear. Before the start of a 1:15 Comparative Political Systems class, a light fell on a student who showed up early. GERMS took him to the hospital, but Professor Charles King, the class’s teacher, said he’s fine…. Read More

Norovirus infections, graphed

Finally, a graphic memorial to all the people chugging Powerade because of the Georgetown norovirus. Graph by George D’Angelo, from our Flickr.

GERMS: New norovirus cases decreasing

Taylor Burkholder (MSB `09), the Public Relations Director at Georgetown’s EMS service GERMS, said GERMS seems to be seeing fewer new cases of Georgetown norovirus. “From what I can tell, it’s slowing down,” he said. Burkholder said that… Read More

Falling tree strikes woman near Wisey’s

The top part of a tree trunk split off and struck a woman on 36th Street between N and Prospect Streets around 1:15 this afternoon. GERMS, the Metropolitan Police Department, DPS and the D.C. Fire Department were on… Read More