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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

Twuesday Tweetacular: Homecoming: 1, Freshmen: 0

Michelle Pliskin echoes the sentiments of countless bleary-eyed students crawling to class on the Monday after Homecoming weekend. The seldom-truthful phrase, “never again” echoes the halls of Healy. Vox respectfully disagrees with Megan Schmidt. Witnessing 1,000 freshmen slipping… Read More

Last Week in Photos: Zombies, Homecoming and Baseball

Get the flash player here: Photos by: Larissa Ong (slide 1) and Kirill Makarenko (slides 2-12)

Free Food for All: Homecoming and Traditions Day

This week, Homecoming and Traditions Day are featuring a series of probably fun events that will also have free food. Here’s the breakdown of the events, and which ones can provide you with your free food fix.  Friday,… Read More

Fourth-quarter surge gives Georgetown its first Homecoming win since 2006

Get the flash player here: Georgetown football capped off Homecoming weekend with a thrilling 17-7 win against the defending Patriot League champion Holy Cross, its first against the Crusaders since 1999.

The winners of the Homecoming haiku contest

We learned two things about Vox readers this weekend: They have a knack for Japanese poetry, and they really, really like free stuff. Although it was hard to choose, here are our five favorite Homecoming-themed haikus. “BS” impressed… Read More

Mr. Georgetown contestants talk talents, Speedos, and formalwear

If you’ve been lamenting the lack of singing, dancing, Speedo-wearing, joke-telling Georgetown males in your weekend plans, you’re in luck.  Tonight at 8:00 p.m. in Gaston Hall, 19 of the bravest men on campus will take the stage… Read More

Write a Homecoming haiku, win tickets to see Freakonomics

Vox has a bundle of tickets for an advance screening of Freakonomics, a documentary adaptation of the best-selling book, that we want to give to our readers. So, we stole one of New York Magazine‘s recurring gimmicks: the… Read More

Sponsored: Buy your tickets to Homecoming now!

[Editor’s note: From time to time, we run sponsored posts to help pay the bills. (Blogging: It’ll make us rich!) So, here’s a brief commercial interruption brought to you by the Homecoming Committee.] On September 23, you’ll start… Read More

Vox Talks: Homecoming

This weekend, Vox caught up with some Homecoming revelers to get their thoughts on the festivities.