Someone on Yahoo Answers gives Georgetown some great publicity

About a week ago, some high school sophomore and Hoya hopeful took to Yahoo! answers to ask the Internet about his/her chances of getting into Georgetown. The kid asked for high school GPAs and SAT scores, and one… Read More

Charges dropped against Burleith pot-growing couple

At this morning’s preliminary hearing, charges were dropped without prejudice against Howard Arenstein and Orly Katz, the married pair of journalists caught growing marijuana in Burleith. According to Washington City Paper, the charges were dropped without prejudice at… Read More

CBS Radio reporter and Burleith resident arrested in drug bust

Think only students got busted for marijuana in Georgetown? Burleith resident Howard Arenstein, a CBS Radio News correspondent and Bob Dylan look-alike, and his wife Orly Azoulay, a Washington correspondent for Yedioth Ahronoth, were arrested on Saturday for… Read More

Georgetown student debates drug czar at press conference

During a press conference last Thursday, Daniel Pacheco (SCS ’11) confronted National Drug Control Policy Director Gil Kerlikowske about long-standing drug policies in America. Pacheco, a Colombian graduate student studying public relations and corporate communications, said that he… Read More

Prefrosh Preview: Illicit activities

Below, we’ve republished Juliana Brint’s August 2009 post about “all the various vices you might be interested in engaging in during college: drinking, drugs, sex and smoking.” And here’s our disclaimer: Vox isn’t endorsing any of these activities…. Read More

On the Record: City Councilmember David Catania (SFS ’90, LAW ’94)

On Wednesday, D.C. Councilmember and Georgetown alum David Catania (I-At Large)(SFS ‘90, LAW ‘94) spoke to a Voice reporter about his run for re-election, his recent work on same-sex marriage and medical marijuana legalization, and his time at… Read More

D.C. takes the anti-smoking campaign to the sidewalks

These are tough times for D.C. smokers.  Just as the tax on cigarettes is getting bumped up by 50 cents, bringing the total tax per pack up to $2.50, the D.C. Council is putting sidewalk smoking and cheap… Read More

Prefrosh Preview: Illicit activities

For the penultimate Prefrosh Preview, we’ll be tackling all the various vices you might be interested in engaging in during college: drinking, drugs, sex and smoking. As a disclaimer: Vox isn’t advocating underage drinking or the use of… Read More