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University Revamps GUTS Fleet

University Revamps GUTS Fleet

Sixteen new buses will be added to the Georgetown University Transportation System fleet this year, the first major upgrade to the bus service in nearly a decade, according to Vice President for Planning and Facilities Management Robin Morey. Six of the new buses are scheduled to go into service Jan.[Read More…]

by January 13, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
The winding, makeshift pathway set up during Northeast Triangle construction is poorly lit, leading to safety concerns from students.

Reiss Pathway Closure Prompts Nighttime Safety Concerns

Students have expressed concerns about poor lighting and overcrowding in the detour replacing the pathway in front of Reiss, which closed Oct. 13 due to construction of the Northeast Triangle Residence Hall. Pedestrians must use an indirect pathway west of the Reiss Science Building until the central pathway, which connects[Read More…]

by October 21, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

University Addresses Catcalling

In light of recent student media reports of harassment and catcalling directed at female students by construction workers on campus, Georgetown administrators have contacted the Whiting-Turner Contracting Company this week to denounce the practice and prevent its recurrence. Vice President for Planning and Facilities Management Robin Morey sent a letter[Read More…]

by October 7, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
NET Dorm Construction Blocks Pathway

NET Dorm Construction Blocks Pathway

Preliminary site work has commenced for the Northeast Triangle,as the university places new electrical gear near Reiss and White-Gravenor Halls, resulting in the closure of Tondorf Road. “Right in the middle of [the Northeast Triangle] site is an electrical transformer that serves other buildings on campus, so you can’t just[Read More…]

by September 12, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
The Healey Family Student Center, under construction in New South, is scheduled to be completed by fall.

Master Plan Moves Forward

As the academic year comes to a close, the university is preparing to advance several campus construction projects this summer, some of which will have noticeable impacts on the campus community come fall. Preliminary work is scheduled to begin this summer for the construction of both the Northeast Triangle Residence[Read More…]

by May 16, 2014 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top
Delayed Repairs to Dome

Delayed Repairs to Dome

The Georgetown University Francis J. Heyden Observatory recently underwent repairs to return the building to its full functionality. Heyden Observatory, the third oldest observatory in the country and a national landmark, had been in need of repairs and improvements for a number of years. Last year, the observatory failed to[Read More…]

by December 6, 2013 0 comments News
Facilities Shuts Down Flawed SWQ Alarms

Facilities Shuts Down Flawed SWQ Alarms

The Southwest Quad has been experiencing major technical difficulties with its fire alarm system, with nine alarms going off between Sep. 25 and Oct. 11. Although the specific cause for the malfunction is still unclear, the Office of Facilities has narrowed the problem down to low water pressure in the[Read More…]

by October 18, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Admins Talk Satellite Housing

Administrators cleared up some confusion about the proposed satellite residence at the first in a series of open houses addressing off- and on-campus housing options last week. During the open houses, which took place in O’Donovan Hall and the Village A community room, Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson assured students[Read More…]

by September 24, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
Grad Housing Considered

Grad Housing Considered

The university is looking at several options for graduate student housing, potentially for fall 2013. Georgetown does not currently provide housing for graduate students. In November 2012, however, the university issued a request for information on metro-area options. The Washington Business Journal reported that the JBGCompanies’ Slate apartment building in Rosslyn is being[Read More…]

by May 16, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Student Housing, OCAF Shift to Student Affairs

The Office of Student Housing and the Office of Campus Activity Facilities will be shifted from the jurisdiction of the Office of Planning and Facilities to that of the Office of Student Affairs beginning July 1, consolidating all student space within Student Affairs. By consolidating space formerly owned by disparate[Read More…]

by May 9, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News