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Your Best Friends at Georgetown

Your Best Friends at Georgetown

By Kat Vassell and Kat Vassell April 24, 2016

We've all heard of the "Georgetown Stereotype." I'm not so sure there's only one. I present to you some of the many characters of Georgetown: The SWUG (Senior Washed-Up Girl) In Training: No stranger...

Valentines Day Gifts for Your Ex

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Your Ex

By Kat Vassell and Kat Vassell February 8, 2016

Still upset about your breakup? Instead of trying to get back together with your ex, just get back at him or her. While embracing your strength as a strong, independent human is the best revenge, it's...

Word Wednesday: Tricycle

Word Wednesday: Tricycle

By Kat Vassell and Kat Vassell December 30, 2015

tri·cy·cle ˈtrīsik(ə)l/ noun: tricycle Definition: an entity formed when the third wheel of a relationship has been embraced, by conscious choice or by happenstance. Example: As the third wheel...

Repurposing Wine Bottles

Repurposing Wine Bottles

By Kat Vassell and Kat Vassell December 3, 2015

As the second semester ends, it's time to take a break from finals and celebrate. But as much as we all love wine at this classy university, throwing away all of those bottles is not the best for our...

How to Get a Great Internship

How to Get a Great Internship

By Kat Vassell and Kat Vassell November 3, 2015

Break out your suits and resume folders because it's time to find an internship. Perhaps you don't know how to format your resume or even where to begin? If you want to get offers from your favorite employers,...

A Guide to Participating Without Reading

A Guide to Participating Without Reading

By Kat Vassell and Kat Vassell October 21, 2015

We all have a huge course load here at Georgetown, and sometimes it's impossible to do all the assigned class preparation. When it comes down to sleep, food, hygiene, studying for a midterm or reading,...

WORD WEDNESDAY: Bae vs. Side Bae

WORD WEDNESDAY: “Bae” vs. “Side Bae”

By Kat Vassell and Kat Vassell October 14, 2015

Bae is used as a warm word of endearment when referring to a boyfriend, girlfriend or even a Chipotle burrito. Now, an emerging phenomena known as the side bae is sweeping the campus. But how does one...

High School vs. Georgetown

High School vs. Georgetown

By Kat Vassell and Kat Vassell October 4, 2015

Everyone knows that high school and college are pretty different. From academics to the social scene, they are essentially worlds apart. 4E brings you a few situations that demonstrate this difference...

Welcome to Rejection Season

Welcome to Rejection Season

By Kat Vassell and Kat Vassell September 28, 2015

Remember back in the good old days (high school) when you were amazing at everything and the president of every organization you joined? Well now you've got some competition. But that's okay because...

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