First-time homeowners in a Southeast Washington, D.C. condominium are being told to evacuate their residences after developers and city … [Read more...] about Structural Issues Cause Ward 8 Housing Evacuations
CW: This article references the 9/11 attacks and violence in Afghanistan. Please refer to the end of the article for on- and off-campus … [Read more...] about Professors Reflect on Lasting Global Impacts of 9/11 Attacks, 20 Years Later
Local transportation advocates have reinvigorated advocacy efforts to create a gondola connecting Georgetown and Rosslyn, Va., after the … [Read more...] about Georgetown-Rosslyn Gondola Could Become a Reality
Community groups are pushing back after the introduction of a proposal that would suspend individuals arrested for certain crimes from using … [Read more...] about WMATA Arrest Suspension Proposal Sparks Community Pushback
Joel Castón won election to Washington, D.C. local government, making him the first incarcerated elected official in the … [Read more...] about Prisons and Justice Initiative Student Becomes First Incarcerated Individual Elected in D.C.
Georgetown University community members are sending letters to their U.S. representatives to advocate for the return of Austin Tice (SFS … [Read more...] about GU Community Lobbies Congress for Austin Tice’s Return
The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation April 22 that would grant Washington, D.C., statehood. H.R. 51, the Washington, … [Read more...] about DC Statehood Bill Passes in House, Awaits Uncertain Future in Senate
Georgetown University released the results from its first cultural climate survey April 16, providing an assessment of the campus … [Read more...] about We Read the 200-Page Undergraduate Cultural Climate Survey. Here Are Our Takeaways.
Georgetown University will revise commencement plans following changes to Washington, D.C. COVID-19 regulations and advocacy from community … [Read more...] about GU Seniors Call for In-Person Commencement, Share Disappointment With Administration Decision
Despite a recent surge in the elections of female politicians nationwide, social barriers that prevent women from becoming involved with … [Read more...] about Female Trailblazers in Politics Reflect on Barriers Broken, Challenges Remaining