President Obama attends annual Let Freedom Ring Celebration

Yesterday evening, The Kennedy Center and Georgetown University hosted the annual Let Freedom Ring Celebration, a musical celebration commemorating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This year’s concert featured a special performance by Grammy-winning vocalist Bobby… Read More

Remix Your Weekend: Don’t worry, be happy

The first week (ok, half week) of school is over, and it’s a three day weekend. It’s the middle of the winter but the weather could not be more pleasant, and there’s a good chance you don’t have… Read More

President DeGioia reflects on the previous semester

On Wednesday evening, President John DeGioia held his biannual conversation with campus media. Over the hour-long discussion, DeGioia discussed a wide variety of subjects, including the capital campaign, the campus plan, campus safety, Georgetown’s major construction projects,┬ádiversity initiatives,… Read More

Let Freedom Ring 2011 features Patti LaBelle

Yesterday, a line wrapped all the way around the Kennedy Center for free tickets to 2011’s Let Freedom Ring Celebration, a yearly concert presented by the Kennedy Center and Georgetown University celebrating the legacy of Martin Luther King,… Read More

Concert Calendar: B-52s, Patti Labelle, Afrika Bambaatta

The B-52s Wednesday, January 19, 9:30 Club ($45), doors at 7 p.m. The B-52s have been legendary for their campy antics since their inception in 1976. “Love Shack” and “Rock Lobster” rank 243rd and 146th respectively on Rolling… Read More

Michael Eric Dyson talks black aspirations in Gaston Hall

With soul music blaring in the background, Michael Eric Dyson stepped on the stage of Gaston Hall this evening to address several hundred members of the Georgetown community. Blending humor and poignant insights into American society, Dr. Dyson… Read More