Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

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Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

WORD WEDNESDAY: Lit

WORD WEDNESDAY: “Lit”

By Marina Smith and Marina Smith October 21, 2015

"Get lit!"  You've probably heard all of those cool Hoyas casually throwing this phrase around on campus. Maybe you're out of the loop and have been wondering why everyone is advocating for each other...

Friday Fixat10ns: The Soundtrack to Your First Freshman Crawl

Friday Fixat10ns: The Soundtrack to Your First Freshman Crawl

By Marina Smith and Marina Smith September 4, 2015

[8tracks width="300" height="250" playops="" url="https://8tracks.com/mixes/6898998"] Attention freshman: tonight is the night you've all been waiting for. You're finished with your first week of classes,...

The Dos and Donts of Move-In Day

The Dos and Don’ts of Move-In Day

By Marina Smith and Marina Smith August 27, 2015

'Twas the night before move-in day, and all through the house, not a creature was stirring- except for you, frantically running around and throwing every article of clothing and bath product you own, a...

CHARMS for Dummies: A Guide to Finding Your Perfect Roommate

CHARMS for Dummies: A Guide to Finding Your Perfect Roommate

By Marina Smith and Marina Smith June 15, 2015

If you're an incoming freshman, chances are, you're freaking out about finding a roommate. CHARMS is taking over your life with the insidiousness of Facebook or Instagram but with almost no functionality...

California: Even More Ridiculous Than You Think

California: Even More Ridiculous Than You Think

By Marina Smith and Marina Smith May 17, 2015

If you go to Georgetown, chances are you know someone (or five-hundred someones) from California. If you know someone from California, you have definitely had to suffer through multiple conversations about...

4Es Ultimate Guide to Procrastination

4E’s Ultimate Guide to Procrastination

By Marina Smith and Marina Smith May 3, 2015

Finals season: it’s the most wonderful gut-wrenching time of the year! Besides spending an inhumane amount of time in the Lau basement, imbibing unhealthy amounts of caffeine, and sleeping at wholly...

Georgetown Day: A Retrospective

Georgetown Day: A Retrospective

By Marina Smith and Marina Smith April 27, 2015

Hello, and welcome to the other side of Georgetown Day. I am happy to report that I made it through my first Georgetown Day alive and with my dignity (mostly) intact. In fact, my biggest Georgetown...

4E Celebrates 4/20

4E Celebrates 4/20

By Marina Smith and Marina Smith April 19, 2015

This Monday is a very important day for many DC residents: April 20, or 4/20, is a day of celebration for the flowering plant known as cannabis. Although marijuana use is not legal for DC residents...

GTFO: Hidden Study Spots in DC

GTFO: Hidden Study Spots in DC

By Marina Smith and Marina Smith April 15, 2015

GTFO is back, and here to help you find more ways to leave campus. With finals coming up Oops, where was I? Anyways, with finals coming up, 4E has decided to help you find free hidden study spots...

MEGA IMPORTANT PSA: Ben & Jerrys Free Cone Day

MEGA IMPORTANT PSA: Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day

By Marina Smith and Marina Smith April 14, 2015

Attention people! Today, Tuesday, April 14th is the most important day of the year: Free Cone Day at Ben & Jerry’s. As you’ve probably noticed, we here at 4E love lists, so we decided to...

The Tinder of Cherry Blossoms?

The Tinder of Cherry Blossoms?

By Marina Smith and Marina Smith April 12, 2015

It’s that time of year again. Spring is in the air, the birds are singing and millions of 8th graders and tourists descend upon DC like college students to free food and random puppies. Unfortunately,...

Hump Day Chomp: Farmers Market Edition

Hump Day Chomp: Farmers’ Market Edition

By Marina Smith and Marina Smith March 25, 2015

Spring at Georgetown brings so many wonderful things: cherry blossoms, tulips around the John Carroll statue and warm weather that makes it just a little bit easier to get up in the morning (forget about...

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