Global Employability Survey released, Georgetown places 68th

Last week, the 2012 Global Employability Survey, exclusively in the hands of the International Herald Tribune, released its annual study of the world’s most employable graduates based on skills, personality, and the university he or she attended. This year, the survey ranked… Read More

Students pose questions to Obama through MTV special on campus

Last Friday, Georgetown University hosted “Ask Obama Live: An MTV Interview with the President.”  Thirty Georgetown students, selected by MTV for their variety of backgrounds, interests, and political views, gathered in Healy Circle amidst the gazes of passersby… Read More

Owner of Epicurean indicted by Judge for criminal contempt

When it was time for Plaintiff and Epicurean worker Marvin Hercules to go to Court and testify, Epicurean owner Chang Wook Chon gave him a map with directions and pointed him to the door with one final piece… Read More

SFS Qatar launches new Arabic-learning initiative

In late September, the Arabic Department of the School of Foreign Service’s Qatar campus announced plans to spearhead the development of a groundbreaking Arabic-learning program that targets students with backgrounds in Arabic language and culture, otherwise known as… Read More

Hoya Citings: Students research Internet usage in Rio’s favelas

This is the third part of our Vox series called “Hoya Citings” in which we feature Georgetown students’ research projects and pursuits in academia. Last week we profiled a student who researched foot-and-mouth disease at a laboratory in China…. Read More

Museum curators, professors discuss the personality of Chinese artist Ai Weiwei

Yesterday, the GU Art Aficionados, the Lecture Fund, and the Department of Art and Art History hosted a panel discussion on Ai Weiwei, a controversial Chinese artist who often uses his art to criticize the Chinese government. This… Read More

Fino Italian moves from M Street to 9th Street

Not long after fellow Italian restaurant Papa Razzi closed its doors, another popular M street eatery has decided to leave Georgetown. Fino Italian Restaurant, formerly located on M Street next to Sprinkles Cupcake, recently posted a handwritten note… Read More

BroBible ranks Rhino #4 of best college bars in the nation

Did you really think we were done posting about college rankings? In recent news, this week BroBible ranked the 100 best college bars in the nation, with The Tombs at 90th place and Rhino Bar and Pumphouse going for… Read More

Hoya Citings: Student contributes to foot-and-mouth disease research in Shanghai laboratory

This is the second part of our Vox series called “Hoya Citings” in which we feature Georgetown students’ research projects and pursuits in academia. Last week, we interviewed a student from Georgetown’s SFS-Qatar campus. Until this summer, Georgetown… Read More

GPPI launches new Master’s in International Development Policy

This semester, the Georgetown Public Policy Institute launched its new Master’s in International Development Policy program. Chief Economist of the World Bank’s Africa region Shanta Devarajan spoke at the release event for the new program earlier in September. The program lasts… Read More