Almost three months ago, in the op-ed pages of USA Today, Randy Barnett, a libertarian law professor at Georgetown University, pleaded with Con
LeBron James never played college basketball, but he’s taking a number of stars in the old Big East down a peg. In February, the Cavaliers star passed Georgetown product Allen Iverson for 22nd on the NBA’s all-time scoring list, and on Tuesday he leapfrogged the pride of UConn, Ray Allen, into 21st place. Next up? The […]
Georgetown faced a tough challenge on the road against No. 21 Butler on Tuesday, but junior guard D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera wasn't afraid to show off his insane handle on this play. At the start of the second half, Smith-Rivera sent Butler's Alex Barlow to the floor with a nasty crossover before hitting a step-back jumper. Show More Summary
Villanova has the Big East wrapped up as the conference moves into the final week of the regular season, but the other top spots are still up for grabs in the crowded standings. Butler and Georgetown are within one game of each other coming in to tonight's matchup in Indianapolis. If the No. Show More Summary
Obituaries of residents from the District, Maryland and Northern Virginia.Byungkyu Chun, physicianByungkyu Chun, 86, a physician and former chief of surgical pathology at Georgetown University Medical Center, died Feb. 1 at his home in McLean, Va. The cause was bladder cancer, said a daughter-in-law, Ellen Chun. Read full article >>
Matthew Weinzierl (Harvard Business School) presents Revisiting the Classical View of Benefit-Based Taxation at Georgetown today as part of its Tax Law and Public Finance Workshop Series hosted by John Brooks, Itai Grinberg, and David Schizer: This paper explores how the persistently popular "classical" logic of benefit-based taxation, in which...
From: https://www.facebook.com/georgetowncupcake Atlanta - Mark your calendars! The GRAND OPENING of Georgetown Cupcake Buckhead is this SATURDAY, MARCH 7th at 12:00pm! Spread the word to your family & friends in the Atlanta area — In...Show More Summary
The strange, bizarre history of the 24-hour French Bistro in Georgetown that's now a Five Guys. [ more › ]
Georgetown Law professor Randy Barnett has an excellent piece today at the Volokh Conspiracy blog detailing the lengths to which the liberal media is going to not-too-subtly lobby Chief Justice John Roberts on the upcoming ObamaCare subsidy case King v. Burwell.
Obituaries of residents of the District, Maryland and Northern Virginia.Byungkyu Chun, physicianByungkyu Chun, 86, a physician and former chief of surgical pathology at Georgetown University Medical Center, died Feb. 1 at his home in McLean, Va. The cause was bladder cancer, said a daughter-in-law, Ellen Chun. Read full article >>
It took five years, two schools and a dietitian, but Joshua Smith is finally reminding us why he was supposed to be the next big thing in college basketball. He just got too big. Rated as the No. 18 overall recruit in the class of 2010...Show More Summary
Bakery celebrating its expansion into Atlanta with free cupcakes.
She's also very impressed by the Georgetown women's basketball team and their kale-centric antics. FLOTUS/healthy eating advocate/turnip lover Michelle Obama boldly proclaimed Thursday at an annual health summit that America has undergone...Show More Summary
Some 35% of universities have a CMO. Here's a look at how CMOs affect the way higher ed approaches marketing. Read the full article at MarketingProfs
According to a new study from Georgetown University, the outlook for recent journalism graduates is bleak. The school looked at unemployment rates for a variety of recent college grads and graduate degree holders and found mostly good news. Show More Summary
Man who drove into ZombieWalk crowd will be arraigned March 9! Illustrator Mel Crawford passes away. Georgetown University paper pulls cartoon amid protests!
If you are waiting for classic Big East tournament matchups at Madison Square Garden like the ones between Jim Boeheim's Syracuse squads and John Thompson's Georgetown teams, you may have to check ESPN Classic. Gone are the Syracuses, Louisvilles, Notre Dames, Connecticuts, West Virginias, Boston Colleges and Pittsburghs from the league. Show More Summary
Kristin Hickman (Minnesota) presents Treasury's Retroactivity at Chicago today as part of its Public Law & Legal Theory Workshop Series: In Bowen v. Georgetown University Hospital, the Supreme Court described retroactivity as "not favored in the law" and generally rejected allowing federal administrative agencies to adopt regulations "altering the past...
Benjamin M. Leff (American) presents The Income-Based Repayment Swap: A New Method for Funding Law School Education (with Heather Hughes (American)) at Georgetown today as part of its Tax Law and Public Finance Workshop Series hosted by John Brooks, Itai Grinberg, and David Schizer: The high cost of legal education...
A new report by Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce shows that unemployment rates for recent college graduates are falling for almost everyone except for those in journalism. The report, Hard Times to Better Times, College Majors, Unemployment and Earnings, was authored by Center researchers Anthony P. Carnevale and Ban Cheah. The unemployment […]