Afternoon classes cancelled thanks to snow storm

According to a University Broadcast, classes that begin after 2:40 p.m. today are canceled. Our friends over at Washington Post‘s Capital Weather Gang are predicting four to eight inches of snow tonight, so be sure to keep refreshing… Read More

Washington media reminds us that Presidents’ Day is for crybabies

Complaining about Monday classes? Well, Vox doesn’t blame you, but the D.C. media and their readers are complaining about you. That’s right, upon hearing about Georgetown’s earnest Facebook efforts to protest the administration’s decision to bag our Presidents’… Read More

Georgetown gets its own “Hitler finds out…” video

Not content to let John Hopkins outdo us, Georgetown now has its own Downfall blizzard reaction video. While the kids at JHU assumed Hitler would be outraged by the cancellation of classes, the Georgetown version—created by Vox‘s favorite… Read More

President DeGioia e-mails University about SnowWeek

President John DeGioia has sent an e-mail message to Georgetown faculty and students regarding Georgetown University’s four day closure due to the blizzard. In it, he thanks students and staff who maintained Georgetown through several blizzards and speaks… Read More

Georgetown University will be operating on liberal leave Friday, February 12

Well, it was fun while it lasted.  With driving conditions safer than they were yesterday and roads clearer, Georgetown University has decided to open with liberal leave tomorrow. From preparedness.georgetown.edu: CURRENT STATUS: CLOSED (effective for February 11, 2010)… Read More

Poll: So, we have class on Monday. What are your plans?

We have class on Monday, albeit on a liberal leave schedule. And if the Facebook group made in protest of the decision and comments section of our blog post are any indication, people are very, very pissed. Many… Read More

Georgetown demolished in Wednesday night snowball fight with GWU

Editor’s note: Embedded reporter Eric Pilch took the two videos in this post of Wednesday night’s massacre at Rose Park. The first is of GWU’s hordes advancing on the intrepid band of Hoyas, the second is of some… Read More

Provost announces liberal leave on Monday for Georgetown University

In an e-mail that he has just sent to the student body, Provost James O’Donnell has announced  that classes will be held on a liberal leave schedule President’s Day, Monday, February 15. The University will make every effort… Read More

Georgetown University will be closed on Thursday, February 11

From preparedness.georgetown.edu: “CURRENT STATUS: CLOSED (effective for February 10, 2010) Georgetown University is closed on Wednesday, February 10, 2010, and will remain closed on Thursday, February 11, 2010.”

Georgetown CNDLS creates website to help professors keep in touch with students in these snowy times

Georgetown Provost Jim O’Donnell is ever diligent in his (rather unpopular) efforts to keep Georgetown despite the record snowfalls that have forced campus to close for three days in a row. In an e-mail he just sent to… Read More