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The 10 Worst Colleges For Free Speech: 2017

Greg Lukianoff | Posted 02.22.2017 | Politics
Greg Lukianoff

There isn’t a week that goes by without a campus free speech controversy reaching the headlines. That’s why it’s as important as ever that we at...

A Washington Jewel Hidden In Plain Sight

Barry D. Wood | Posted 11.08.2016 | Arts
Barry D. Wood

From the confluence of Rock Creek and the Potomac River, the House of Sweden faces the sylvan beauty of Roosevelt Island, which also shields the eye f...

Reparations Require Identifying Slavery's Victims First

Adam Lewis | Posted 11.03.2016 | Impact
Adam Lewis

Originally published on Ozy Georgetown University recently acknowledged its historical role in slavery, offering preferential admissions status to de...

Is Catholic Feminist An Oxymoron?

Celia Wexler | Posted 09.29.2016 | Religion
Celia Wexler

Writing this book brought me into contact with dozens of other Catholic women who face similar struggles, but keep their qualms to themselves. It made me realize that I was not alone.

Why Renewable Energy Innovation May be the Ultimate Democratizing Issue of the Political Season

Stacy Clark | Posted 03.03.2017 | Politics
Stacy Clark

The popularity of Bernie Sanders has a lot to do with his pragmatic, down-to-earth assessment of America's socio-economic landscape--one that the Verm...

Georgetown Students Successfully Get University To Change Its Racist Legacy

The Huffington Post | Aaron Barksdale | Posted 11.17.2015 | Black Voices

Students at Georgetown University in the nation's capital are showing that their voices matter and can influence change. The university will rename b...

Some D.C. Businesses Are Abusing A Safety Program To Racially Profile People

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 10.15.2015 | Technology

A community initiative that was intended to prevent crime in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., is being used to identify and target bla...

Michelle Obama's Makeup Artist Spills His Secrets

Ada Polla | Posted 08.17.2016 | Style
Ada Polla

This past Sunday I ran into one of my favorite beauty people at the West End SoulCycle in DC -- Carl Ray, celebrity makeup artist and the man responsible for Michelle Obama's always perfect makeup.

Hold Onto Your Bonnets! Breezes and Sunshine to Power Georgetown, TX

Stacy Clark | Posted 06.17.2016 | Green
Stacy Clark

It may be hard to believe, but plans are underway to power a conservative Texas community with 100% wind- and solar-powered electricity.

Igor Bobic

Bill Clinton Predicts The Future For Georgetown Students | Igor Bobic | Posted 04.21.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In his annual lecture at Georgetown University on Tuesday, former President Bill Clinton took the long view, laying out the challenges t...

‘Peeping Tom' Rabbi Is Refusing To Budge From Synagogue Residence

Religion News Service | Lauren Markoe | Posted 01.30.2015 | Religion

WASHINGTON (RNS) The Georgetown rabbi charged with videotaping naked women as they used his synagogue’s ritual bath is refusing to leave the rabbi...

To DC, With Love

Mackenzie Long | Posted 09.15.2014 | College
Mackenzie Long

How can the place we live be comparable to say a boyfriend or a girlfriend? How can the streets we walk, the people we see, and the corner establishments we frequent be so impactful on our happiness?

Raven Moore's Padre!

Jason Williams | Posted 09.07.2014 | Home
Jason Williams

In her debut publication Padre!: A Place Whose Rules Rearrange Your Own, Raven Moore employs vivid images to discus the intricacies of identity, place and purpose.

Homeless Student Earns Full Ride To Georgetown

The Huffington Post | Jessica Dickerson | Posted 05.30.2014 | Black Voices

The homeless shelter that was formerly D.C.'s General Hospital has been making headlines for the story of a staff janitor who kidnapped 8-year-old Rel...

Colleges That Produced The Most Members Of Congress

Posted 02.20.2014 | College

More members of Congress attended Harvard University than any other higher education institution, with 47 elected officials on Capitol Hill counted as...

Romance and Politics at the Four Seasons in Washington, D.C.

Andrea Poe | Posted 03.19.2014 | Travel
Andrea Poe

While sipping my morning coffee in the lobby, I spied a TV anchorwoman, a retired U.S senator, a Ghanaian diplomat and a player for the Wizards, all within the span of an hour.

From Real Housewife to Real Life -- An interview With Mary Amons

Ada Polla | Posted 12.25.2013 | TV
Ada Polla

Mary Amons came into my life a number of years ago, through common acquaintances. Pre Real Housewives of D.C. Slowly but surely, we first became friendly, then friends, and we are on our way to top even that.

Tyler Kingkade

Georgetown Students Have A New Way To Get Condoms | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 10.24.2013 | College

A student group recently launched a condom delivery service at Georgetown University, and is getting a somewhat unexpected response from the school. ...

Playing On The Walls In Singapore

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 10.16.2013 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

A quickly rising street art installation artist from Lithuania is keeping his work refreshingly down-to-earth and sincerely engaging with the public. ...

WATCH: Reconciling Homosexuality With Faith At A Catholic University

The Huffington Post | Ryan Buxton | Posted 08.02.2013 | Religion

Earlier this year, Nate Tisa became the first ever gay student body president at Georgetown University, a big accomplishment at a Catholic school. ...

Georgetown Students Finally Getting Birth Control Coverage

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.23.2013 | College

Students at the nation's oldest Catholic university will have their contraception covered through the school's health insurance plan. Health care ...

24 Hours in the Life of a Beauty Brand CEO

Ada Polla | Posted 08.24.2013 | Style
Ada Polla

As a beauty entrepreneur, I get asked frequently what a "normal" day is like. The short answer is there is no such thing as a "normal" day. No two days resemble each other; no two weeks are the same.

Which Majors Have The Lowest Unemployment Rate?

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.20.2013 | College

The unemployment rate of college graduates is half that of people with only a high school diploma. But that doesn't mean recent college graduates ...

'Exorcist' Author Attacks Georgetown University

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.08.2013 | College

Georgetown University, the oldest Jesuit and Catholic college in the United States, no longer deserves to call itself a Catholic institution, a celebr...

Cafés and Cocktails Amid Penang's Colonial Legacy

Carolyn O'Donnell | Posted 08.03.2013 | Travel
Carolyn O'Donnell

Penangites love to eat, drink and talk, and Penang is regarded as the street food capital of Malaysia. Unsurprisingly, many new ventures have revolved around increasingly sophisticated venues for chatting and snacking.