Hoya Roundtable Wrap-up

Wednesday, October 12, Georgetown’s Chief Operating Officer, Christopher Augostini held the first “Hoya Roundtable” to ask students how Georgetown could best serve them. New to the job, Augostini started the meeting by saying, “The best way for me to… Read More

ANC Wrap-up: Unhappy residents

Concessions are not good enough In an unsurprising move, the ANC found the University’s recent concessions to the community insufficient and made no amendment to their recommendations [PDF] passed in their Feb 28th meeting. Commissioner Ron Lewis claimed… Read More

GU cedes to neighborhood demands, will add more beds

Georgetown announced changes to its 2010 Campus Plan yesterday, including plans to lower its main campus enrollment cap and add 250 beds either on-campus or outside of the area by the fall of 2014. If the University goes… Read More

Displaced Nevils seniors will get $200 to move out early

Remember Monday’s announcement that seniors living in Nevils Hall will be kicked out of their apartments during Senior Week? And how people complained about it? Well, those seniors are getting some cash for the trouble. [Disclosure: I’m a… Read More

Water main breaks on campus

10 a.m. update: As of this morning the majority of the problems have been fixed, according to the following email from the University. Dear Residents, Pressure has been restored to residential facilities and Main Campus buildings.  There are… Read More

GW to offer co-ed housing options

George Washington University will introduce gender-neutral housing options during the 2011-2012 academic year, according to an announcement made yesterday. Male and female students who hope to live together will have to request the option, which will be offered… Read More

Cardinal Newman Society is mad at Georgetown: GUSA edition

The Cardinal Newman Society, a conservative Catholic organization that complains about Georgetown University a lot, recently responded to the Georgetown University Student Association’s proposal about the possibility of gender-blind housing. The GUSA bill calls for a dialogue between… Read More

GUSA Roundup: And so, it begins

The 2010-2011 Georgetown University Student Association Senators were sworn in on Sunday, officially beginning the year’s agenda. While the meeting was heavy on ideas and questions from the senators and light on formal votes, the discussions suggest that… Read More

College ranking round-up: Georgetown will leave you penniless

We’re not finished with college rankings yet? Guh. Last week, Forbes reported that Georgetown has the second-most expensive dorms in the country. And what do students get for a measly $12,750? “[A room] in one of four brick… Read More

Georgetown announces community meeting for final draft of 2010 Campus Plan

Well, it wasn’t the late January or early February date they had hoped for. But the 2010 Campus Plan steering committee has announced the last community meeting it will hold regarding the 2010 Campus Plan before it files… Read More