Weekend Round Up: October 7-10

October 7, 2021

Another weekend is upon us! Enjoy a weekend of concerts with the National Symphony Orchestra, the Mount Vernon Fall Wine Festival and Sunset Tour, the last weekend of Oktoberfest, a […]

Remember This: The Lesson of Jan Karski

October 6, 2021

In a tour-de-force solo performance, Academy Award nominee David Strathairn (Good Night, and Good Luck; Nomadland) portrays World War II hero and Holocaust witness Jan Karski, a messenger of truth […]

Varsity Blues Mom, G.U. Tennis Coach Get Prison Time

September 27, 2021

Former Georgetown University head tennis coach Gordon Ernst, 54, and Elizabeth Kimmel, 57. a mother of a Georgetown University student athlete applicant, are going to prison after pleading guilty in […]

Cooperative Spirit of G.U.’s Office of Neighborhood Life


In August of 2012, a Town and Gown agreement was made to create a more harmonious existence between Georgetown University students and the surrounding residents. In response, The Office of […]

Police Report: D.C. Homicide Rate Up 15 Percent, Neighborhood Incidents

September 7, 2021

Here’s our neighborhood’s latest police and crime news gathered from the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD): Sept. 6 – Arrest: Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife) on the unit block of […]

G.U. to Be ‘Vaccinated Campus,’ Move-In Later this Week 

August 16, 2021

Later this week, expect to see more university students roaming around and exploring the neighborhood, discovering the charm and beauty of Georgetown or visiting old haunts. In a “Special Edition” […]

Former Georgetown Students Open The Gathering Spot

August 5, 2021

The Gathering Spot, a private membership club rooted in Black culture, opened its second location in the D.C. area earlier this summer. The club was founded by Georgetown University graduates […]

Thanks to Hamburgers and Fries, G.U. Prof Earns Pulitzer

June 14, 2021

Georgetown University Professor Marcia Chatelain was awarded a Pulitzer Prize last week. She was chosen as this year’s winner in the category of history for her work, “Franchise: The Golden […]

What Rocks: Scherzer Keeps on Pitching

May 27, 2021

To Georgetown University students, it was the biggest day of their young lives, but to Max Scherzer it was just another workday. The Washington Nationals pitcher was spotted practicing on […]

Mother-Daughter Team Launches Cosmetics Product

May 6, 2021

Christina Zilber, founder and CEO of cosmetics brand Jouer, and her daughter Amelie, a 19-year-old GU student, have created a blush duo.