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Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

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VIEWPOINT: Pop the Georgetown Bubble

VIEWPOINT: Pop the “Georgetown Bubble”

By Ashok Ramkumar October 6, 2022

One of my professors described Georgetown University as “a school of escalators.” He said it consists of a couple well-laid paths for incoming first-years to work hard in, follow a predetermined route...

VIEWPOINT: Inspired to Go Beyond Our Front Gates

By Sofia Vargas September 20, 2016

In 2013, I stepped into the home of the Flores family in the Brightwood neighborhood of northern Washington, D.C., for the first time. As a freshman, I was new to the city and had some tutoring experience...

The Bubble Mentality

By The Editorial Board May 17, 2012

With all the resources of Hilltop life at our fingertips, it’s no wonder Georgetown students don’t pop the bubble more often. The “Georgetown bubble” describes the physical and emotional isolation...

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