Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Trend Results : "Georgetown"

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 5040)


Georgetown University student doesn't blame muggers in op-ed

A Georgetown University student was robbed at gunpoint while walking home — and later wrote that he doesn’t blame the purported thieves.

The Battle 4 Atlantis is great hoops in a ballroom

We're underwater, everybody! For starters, let us praise the basketball at the Battle 4 Atlantis. UNC, Wisconsin, Florida, UCLA, Georgetown, and Oklahoma are all top 26 Kenpom squads, Butler's No. 57, and UAB's a dud, but, that's six very good teams, one good team, and one bad team. Show More Summary

Why Couples Argue So Much Over Apologies

Each week on It's Complicated, we'll be helping ourselves improve our couplings by looking into the the linguistics of romance. Georgetown University professor Deborah Tannen knows more about how you communicate with your bae than you do. As the author of the four-years-running New York Times best seller You Just... More »

Rent the Runway hosts ‘fierce’ grand opening in Georgetown

Frumpy. Dated. Conservative. No matter which synonym for “unfashionable” you choose, Washington doesn’t seem to be listening. Actually it was hard to hear anything over the oohing and ahhing at Rent the Runway’s new 3-D store opening in Georgetown on Monday. Show More Summary

A Georgetown Univ. Student Says That He Deserved To Be Mugged Because Of His “Privilege”…

This guy makes my eyes bleed and makes me want to bang my head on a wall. Stupid doesn’t begin to cover this guy’s logic. I’m ‘privileged,’ thus I deserve

2014 Moot Court Rankings

2014 Moot Court Rankings: 1. Florida Coastal 2. Georgetown 3. UC-Hastings 4. South Texas 4. Texas Tech 6. Georgia 7. Chicago-Kent 8. Seton Hall 9. Miami 10. Loyola-Chicago 11.Oklahoma 12. Stetson 13. Houston 14. Mississippi 15. Faulkner 16. Emory 17. George Washington 18. Wisconsin 18. Regent 20. San Diego 20....

Rudy Giuliani Labeled a 'White Supremacist' by Prof. Dyson for Saying White Police Officers Wouldn't Be in Black Communities 'If You Weren't Killing Each Other'

Rudy Giuliani is on the receiving end of a social media backlash for suggesting that a majority of black people are killed by other black people, not white police officers, for which Georgetown professor Michael Eric Dyson called the former mayor a "white supremacist."

Brzezinski: Dyson's 'White Supremacist' Remarks 'Lowering the Conversation'

On Monday’s “Morning Joe” on MSNBC, co-host Mika Brzezinski spoke out on remarks made by Georgetown University professor Michael Eric Dyson, accusing him of “white supremacy” in pointing out black-on-black crime statistics. “In places like this and on ‘Meet the Press,’ there should be room for a conversation to happen,” Brzezinski said. Show More Summary

Texas Teen Tragically Commits Suicide After Relentless Bullying

The loss of a child to suicide is unimaginable, yet on October 8, a 13-year-old boy from Georgetown, Texas, Peyton James, went to his bedroom and hung himself from the ceiling fan. This was the result of years of bullying by peers and classmates. Show More Summary

NCAA: UMBC stuns Maryland, while Virginia teams and Georgetown advance

How area teams fared in the NCAA men’s and women’s tournaments Sunday … UMBC 1, MARYLAND 0 Hundreds of students streamed onto the University of Maryland’s Ludwig Field at the end of the NCAA men’s soccer tournament match Sunday, lifting players into the air and howling into the night. This, however, was no Terrapin […]


Observed on 30th Street between P and Q, Georgetown, D.C.:

Hickman Presents Treasury's Retroactivity Today at Miami

Kristin Hickman (Minnesota) presents Treasury's Retroactivity at Miami today as part of its Legal Theory Workshop Series hosted by Leigh Osofsky: 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...

Why One Should Always Build Mass Transit When Offered: Georgetown, D.C. -under impression this isn’t the case for Boston’s Back Bay One of the bizarre things about D.C. (not Wor-Shing-Tun, but the District) is that Georgetown, is pretty isolated from the rest of the city even though it’s pretty high … Continue reading ?

INVESTOR’S BUSINESS DAILY: Obama’s Amnesty Threatens To Shut Constitution. There’s more at stake…

INVESTOR’S BUSINESS DAILY: Obama’s Amnesty Threatens To Shut Constitution. There’s more at stake here than mere political fortunes. We are at the constitutional tipping point that Georgetown University law professor Jonathan Turley warned us about as Obama continues to wield executive authority that he himself once said he did not have. We live in a […]


Observed on R Street, between 31st and Avon Streets, Georgetown, D.C.:

D.C. Reasonoids: Join Us November 18 for a Supreme Court Book Party with Damon Root

last weekNews : Reason

Please join Reason and the Charles Koch Institute for a book event, Overruled: The Long War for Control of the U.S. Supreme Court, with author Damon Root, senior editor of Reason magazine and Praised by Georgetown law professor...Show More Summary

Prison for student who had ricin in college dorm

last weekNews / Crime : Crimesider

Georgetown University student showed the deadly poison to a resident advisor in the dorm in March

Coupled Up: Usher Crockett And Grandma Grace Going Strong In Georgetown As His Freaky Flick With Ex-Wife Is Being Shopped

Think those are emails from Vivid they’re looking at on their phones? Usher Visits D.C.’s Georgetown Neighborhood With Girlfriend Grace Miguel Usher and his old lady were photographed kicking it in D.C. this week during one of the singer’s breaks

Georgetown Univ. student gets 366-day prison term for making ricin in his dorm room

2 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

A 20-year-old Georgetown University student was sentenced on Monday to 366 days in prison for making ricin inside his dorm that his attorney said was part of a suicide attempt, WUSA-TV reported. Daniel Harry Milzman apologized for his behavior during his sentencing hearing. He pleaded guilty in...

Georgetown Basketball: Complete Roster, Season Preview for 2014-15 Hoyas

The Georgetown Hoyas will be looking to rebound from a subpar season that saw them finish seventh in the Big East, missing the NCAA tournament and having to settle for an NIT bid. The Hoyas will return three starters from last year’s...Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC