Post Tagged with: "money"

An Education

I t’s Monday morning, and Zach Ashenfarb (COL ’15) is sitting in a too-small chair in a classroom at Beers Elementary School in Anacostia. Across from him sits Robert, a third grader struggling to complete a worksheet on adjectives. “He couldn’t even read the instructions, so it was very stressful,”[Read More…]

by November 9, 2012 0 comments The Guide

GUSA Fund May Shift Focus

Two years after its founding, the GUSA Fund is rethinking its role on campus. Given changes in sources of funding for campus groups, the fund is looking to alter its mission from providing supplementary funding for existing groups to helping kick-start new organizations and working with groups that are not recognized by[Read More…]

by November 6, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Flex Dollars Too Rigid

Although many students jump at the chance to dine anywhere but O’Donovan Hall, being required to purchase $50 to $100 worth of Flex Dollars as part of a meal plan is not a tasteful solution. Georgetown’s Flex Dollars program should be discontinued, and the savings should go toward reducing the[Read More…]

by October 16, 2012 0 comments Editorial, Opinion

Every Donation Counts for Capital Campaign

Seniors reading this are just weeks away from leaving the Hilltop, heading off to new volunteer and job opportunities, beginning advanced studies or spending time with friends and family while exploring the next steps in life after college. I heartily congratulate you. At some point after commencement, you’ll get a[Read More…]

by April 13, 2012 0 comments Opinion
Over $200 Stolen From Vital Vittles

Over $200 Stolen From Vital Vittles

More than $200 in cash was stolen from a Vital Vittles office at 1:08 p.m. Thursday, according to The Corp’s Chief Executive Officer Alexander Pon (COL ’12). Pon said that employees noticed a man entering the convenience store’s back office and fleeing with the cash. The suspect pushed a Vittles[Read More…]

by November 30, 2011 0 comments Campus News

Paragamian: Protect Your Money, Protect This House

So far, I have talked about how Georgetown students spend their time and money on food and technology, but what else do they do? Besides sleeping, studying and partying, one of students’ most time-consuming activities is exercising, whether that is competing at the varsity or club level, working out or[Read More…]

by February 24, 2011 0 comments Opinion

Paragamian: How College Students Can Profit From Being the Market

How does this sound: 140 free burritos with chips and a drink to be shared with anyone you like in 2011? It might require some extra appearances at Yates, but I wouldn’t complain about the offer. Or how about 140 free Starbucks coffees? This essentially could have been yours if[Read More…]

by January 24, 2011 0 comments Opinion

Money Can’t Stop the Rays

THE MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL SEASON ENDED Sunday, and the Divisional Series begins tomorrow afternoon. Eight teams are still standing after 162 games, and one of them just won the American League East for the second time in three seasons – and it isn’t the Yankees or the Red Sox. It’s[Read More…]

by October 5, 2010 0 comments Sports