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VIEWPOINT: The Benefits and Joys of Talking to Strangers

VIEWPOINT: The Benefits and Joys of Talking to Strangers

I graduated Georgetown University as an English major with no job. Spoiler alert: I’m doing just fine. I have a creative job at Framebridge, an online custom framing startup, doing work I care about and doing it well. But the road to get there wasn’t easy; it took lots of[Read More…]

by October 3, 2018 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

VIEWPOINT: Personalizing My Career Path

I spent a significant part of my senior year sitting in the upper level of the new Peet’s Coffee applying for jobs. I vividly remember walking down steep 35th Street, turning left on M, and rushing to my table overlooking the line outside Georgetown Cupcake. Some days, I’d browse jobs[Read More…]

by September 25, 2018 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

EDITORIAL: Hear Hoyas Out on Hiring

Students deserve administrators who are compatible with their priorities and able to communicate effectively with the undergraduate community. When these officials are hired without help from students who work closely with — and best understand — the responsibilities of the jobs, important goals are compromised. Certain officials at Georgetown University[Read More…]

by September 21, 2018 0 comments Editorial
A new policy passed by Blue and Gray Tour Guide Society prevents freshmen in their first semester at Georgetown from being selected as members of the organization.

Blue and Gray Delays Freshman Hires

The Blue and Gray Tour Guide Society will not hire freshmen this fall as part of a new recruitment policy designed to ensure all tour guides have sufficient experience as a college student. Blue and Gray confirmed to The Hoya that it will not accept students who have not yet[Read More…]

by September 7, 2018 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
The Corp and GUASFCU collectively received more than 600 applications this fall hiring season. The Corp’s acceptance rate remained relatively the same as last year at about 18 percent while GUASFCU accepted about nine percent of its applicants.

Corp, GUASFCU Receive More Than 600 Apps

Students of Georgetown, Inc. and the Georgetown University Alumni and Student Federal Credit Union collectively hired more than 100 students in a record-breaking fall application season. Both organizations saw large application pools and competitive acceptance rates. The Corp received a record-breaking 460 applicants, more than any other time in its[Read More…]

by September 25, 2015 2 comments Business, Business - Top
After the Bulldog Tavern Oversight Committee raised concerns about the restaurant’s slow service and business operations, the management team responded over the summer by expanding its hiring initiative, increasing the amount of nightly events, offering new food and drink promotions and adding a variety of dining options.

Troubled Bulldog Tavern Bolsters Staff, Programming

The Bulldog Tavern management team implemented new hiring and programming initiatives over the summer to improve the quality of the restaurant’s service and business operations. The pub, which is owned by Bon Appetit, hired several new staff members, including two student bartenders, and hosted events to attract customers. In addition,[Read More…]

by September 1, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Both Georgetown University Alumni and Student Federal Credit Union (left) and The Corp finished their hiring seasons earlier this week. While acceptance rates for the former remained competitive, The Hilltoss opened up 15 additional spots in the Corp for potential employees.

Corp, GUASFCU Welcome New Hires

As the rigorous application season for on-campus clubs wraps up, Students of Georgetown Inc. and Georgetown University Alumni and Student Federal Credit Union are welcoming their fall 2014 new hires. While the latter’s acceptance rate continued to remain competitive, The Corp’s overall hiring rate increased because of additional positions available[Read More…]

by September 19, 2014 0 comments Business, Business - Top

GU Behind Peers in Peace Corps Ranks

The Peace Corps released a list of the top volunteer-producing colleges and universities Feb. 11, with Georgetown securing the number seven spot of all medium-sized schools. Georgetown’s neighbors, American University and The George Washington University, both placed in the top five, ranked third and fourth, respectively. According to Peace Corps[Read More…]

by February 14, 2014 0 comments Campus News

Hired Without a Storefront

In this semester’s round of hiring for Students of Georgetown Inc., a group of students were chosen to join a Corp location that does not exist yet: Hilltoss.Hilltoss, a salad and smoothie shop slated to open within the Healey Family Student Center next fall, will be The Corp’s first new[Read More…]

by January 28, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
Midnight MUG Hires Mid-Semester

Midnight MUG Hires Mid-Semester

A month after its usual hiring season, The Corp posted a call for two new Midnight MUG employees last Wednesday. Though mid-semester hiring is uncommon, Midnight MUG required more manpower than expected due to non-work-related employee injuries and increased demand. The application will remain open until 11:59 p.m. Tuesday. Students[Read More…]

by October 29, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News