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Prefrosh Preview: Georgetown traditions

In a couple of weeks when you and the rest of the Prefrosh move onto campus, you’ll find that becoming a Hoya is much more than just receiving your Convocation robes and participating in the endless New Student… Read More


Vox Pupuli: Georgetown Day edition

Surrounded by the chaos and insanity of Georgetown Day, Vox ran into this Yorkshire terrier Lizzie. She was out on the lawn for the afternoon before her nap and rally at home to get ready for a busy night… Read More

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Here’s what’s happening on Georgetown Day

This Friday, despite the chance of rain, Georgetown’s students will partake in the age-old tradition of going outside and sitting around on Copley and Healy lawn to celebrate the last Friday of classes before study days begin. Aside… Read More

The Day in Photos: Georgetown Day 2013

Get the flash player here: Photos: Julia Tanaka/Georgetown Voice

GUSA Roundup: Georgetown Day, frats, and taking on sexual assault…again

The 2012-2013 term came to an end on Sunday afternoon, as GUSA held its last meeting for the year. GUSA’s members reflected on the success of Georgetown Day and gave thank yous and fond farewells in anticipation for… Read More

Administration partners with student leadership for Georgetown Day

This year’s Georgetown Day, beginning at 7:00 a.m. and ending at 2:30 a.m., will feature events such as a Leo’s kegger (called Club Leo’s) for 21+ students, the return of inflatables, and a concert in the McDonough parking lot by… Read More

Student leaders seek institutional home for Georgetown Day as planning begins

GUSA leaders, committee chairs, and Georgetown Program Board have begun preliminary discussions to find a permanent institutional home for Georgetown Day, but no official decisions have been made. “There’s been no formal change in the planning structure,” said… Read More

Photos: Georgetown Day festivities

  Get the flash player here: Hope you all had a wonderful Georgetown Day and good luck with finals! Photos: Kirill Makarenko  

Comments of the Week: Georgetown Day must be blingeed

Vox was graced by a multitude of interesting comments this week. From heated discussions of the meaning of Catholicism to the news that the administration would barricade Georgetown’s largest celebration, the commentariat delivered. Vox‘s glorious new editor took… Read More

Breaking News: Copley Lawn will not be barricaded tomorrow

Georgetown Day Planning Committee announced in an email to students that Copley Lawn will no longer be barricaded tomorrow. A historic moment for administrative relations with the student body, this decision was made amid serious protestations from the… Read More