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Preppy Schools Become Even Preppier: Brooks Brothers Launches College Clothing Line

Posted 08.27.2011 | College

In event that seems anti-climatic merely because of its sheer inevitability, Brooks Brothers is now selling college gear to Harvard, Princeton, Cornel...

A Woman's Tale Of Survival In The Surf Of Death And Taxes

Jamie Stiehm | Posted 09.26.2011 | Media
Jamie Stiehm

First-time author Carol Ross Joynt's book, Innocent Spouse, is a contribution to strengthening sisterhood through the written word. A memoir like this speaks directly to you, Reader, in a more vivid voice than a novel.

Meditation 101: Coming to a Campus Near You

Raymond Schillinger | Posted 06.11.2011 | College
Raymond Schillinger

Somehow, of all the habits one could pick up while in college -- living on pizza and ramen noodles, drowning one's sorrows in the free flow of a keg -- I got hooked on something entirely different: meditation.

Georgetown Students Awakened By Strange Men Touching Them

Posted 06.11.2011 | College

Two different men broke into Georgetown dorm rooms Saturday and touched female students while they were sleeping. The first incident early Saturday m...

Georgetown Doctoral Student Dies After Collapsing On Campus

Posted 06.06.2011 | College

A Georgetown Ph.D student died Monday after collapsing in a school gymnasium. Evan Armstrong North, 28, was transported from the Yates Field House to...

Hormone Crazed Deer Goes Shopping

David Mizejewski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Mizejewski

The deer first wandered into Diesel, but apparently it wasn't into urban fashion and decided to smash up a mirror.

The Other Georgetown: Hoyas Women Want Own Trophy

AP | JOSEPH WHITE | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

WASHINGTON — There are more than 100 trophies, plaques, statues and other mementos won by various Georgetown sports teams in the John Thompson L...

Maddy Moore, Jocelyn Moore Gailliot And September Rinnier, The UScoop: 27 Million And Counting

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Lauren Drell | Posted 08.10.2011 | Small Business

Starting your own business is a noble -- not to mention exciting, rewarding and often crazy -- undertaking. The experience is an adventure, to say the...

Dealing (With) Drugs At Elite Colleges

Inside Higher Ed | Posted 05.25.2011 | College


5.7 Million Reasons for Duvalier to Return to Haiti

Mark V. Vlasic | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mark V. Vlasic

Why would Duvalier, a Haitian living in France, care about a law change in Switzerland? Money -- that's why.

Georgetown Student Falls From Fifth-Story Window

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

A Georgetown student is in serious but stable condition after falling from the window of her fifth-floor dorm room early this morning. A university o...

Three Charged With Keeping Secret Drug Lab Inside Georgetown Dorm | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Police in the nation's capital have released the names of two Georgetown University students charged with keeping a secret drug lab inside a dorm room...

Professors Take Up Residence ... In Dorms | Jenna Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

This spring, Jeffrey Sich told his friends in St. Louis that he was moving to the District for an associate professorship at George Washington Univers...

PHOTOS: 5 Delicious DC Dessert Spots

Katherine Gustafson | Posted 09.20.2011 | Travel
Katherine Gustafson

As an adult I have lived in DC on and off for a decade, and in that time me and my fang have ferreted out some of the best and most intriguing places to procure something sweet.

Since When Do Education and Training Create Jobs?

Brandon Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brandon Roberts

Given the current paucity of new jobs, what better time for students and working adults to enhance their education and skill levels?

Justice Bader Ginsburg's Husband, Martin Ginsburg, Dies

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Martin Ginsburg, the husband of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and a prominent lawyer in his own right, died Sunday from...


Huffington Post | Leah Finnegan | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

We've let you in on our picks for the top 10 hipster colleges -- now it's time to go the opposite direction with the PREPPIEST schools. We scoured the...

The Most EXPENSIVE Colleges And Universities (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Lindsay Dittman | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

For a year at one of America's most expensive colleges, you could buy a luxury car. For four years, a house. Granted, each campus on'...

Georgetown Students Rally For Reproductive Rights

The Hoya | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Supporters of Plan A: Students for Reproductive Justice chained themselves to the statue of John Carroll in Healy Circle on Saturday, successfully pro...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The U.S. Secretary of Ed. thinks a college should have a 40% graduation rate of its basketball players to be eligible for the NCAA tournament. Sounds good, but won't this foster more shenanigans with athletes' grades?

Students: Gay Marriage 'Inevitable'

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The consensus among college students regarding the legalization of gay marriage? It will happen -- it's just a matter of when. According to the Chron...

How Schools Have Rallied For Living Wages

North by Northwestern | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Northwestern is not the first -- and surely will not be the last -- university to see its students rallying around a living wage campaign for campus w...

Georgetown Mistakenly Admits 30

The Hoya | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The biology department accidentally e-mailed approximately thirty Regular Decision applicants congratulating them on admission to Georgetown and encou...

Everybody Eats Where? Everybody Sleeps Where? In Washington DC At The Four Seasons Hotel

Mara Gibbs | Posted 09.20.2011 | Style
Mara Gibbs

the newly renovated Four Seasons Hotel in Georgetown, a hotel that has played host to everyone from foreign dignitaries to the Rolling Stones

Happy Anniversary!

First Lady of Style | First Lady of Style | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Read More: Georgetown, Home News

Michelle Obama celebrated 17 years of marriage with the hubby this weekend at Blueduck Tavern in Georgetown. Sparkly bangles and a blue clutch spice...