Prefrosh Preview: Drinking and buying alcohol in Georgetown

Editor’s note: This post is intended to provide a realistic and helpful picture of the undergraduate drinking culture at Georgetown. The information in this post is generally common knowledge and does not come from Vox‘s personal experience. Vox does not… Read More


D.C. released four rare liquor licenses for Georgetown

D.C.’s Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration began accepting applications yesterday morning for four newly available liquor licenses, namely three restaurant licenses and one tavern license, designated for the Georgetown Historic District. The Washington City Paper reported that restauranteurs had camped outside… Read More

Campus Crime Watch: Cyclists beware

View Campus Crime Watch September 2013 in a larger mapIn September, there were 32 violent and property crimes on Georgetown’s main campus. Crimes followed similar trends as past months, with the common slew of alcohol and drug violations,… Read More

Prefrosh Preview: Alcohol, house parties, and you

These series of previews is intended to provide a realistic picture of undergraduate drinking and drug culture at Georgetown University. Most of the information here is common knowledge and does not come from personal experience. Vox doesn’t endorse… Read More

Just the Tip: Carrying on with a handle of vodka

In this week’s column, Emlyn counsels a daughter who is worried about her mother’s alcohol consumption and helps a sophomore decide whether or not to get a meal plan next year. Be sure to submit your questions after… Read More

Prefrosh Preview: Illicit Activities

Every year, Vox tackles the various vices many students engage in during their college years: drinking, drugs, sex and smoking. As a disclaimer, Vox isn’t advocating underage drinking or the use of illegal drugs, and most of this information comes from outside… Read More

Prefrosh Preview: Illicit Activities

For this edition of Prefrosh Preview, we’ll be tackling 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 illegal… Read More

Vox wishes you a happy, boozy Georgetown Day

It’s the last Friday of April, the weatherman is predicting a gorgeous, sunny day with a high of 67, and we can all rest easy that Will and Kate are finally married. You know what that all means?… Read More

Mayor Gray proposes longer hours for alcohol sales

Students running to Dixie Liquor at 9:55 p.m., rejoice! D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray’s proposed budget includes a one percent increase of the sales tax for alcohol—from nine to ten percent—but, in return, stores in the District would be… Read More

Georgetown’s favorite booze

Georgetown Patch recently asked local liquor stores what their highest selling brands were, and received mixed results across the board. Since Georgetown is comprised of students and other, more prosperous residents, differing tastes are represented. It’s pretty clear… Read More