The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) of the National Institutes of Health today announced the award of $4.5 million to the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) and Georgetown University to study the impact of environmental metal and metalloid exposures on mammographic breast density, a marker of breast cancer.
3 stars | The ex-Palena chef and pastry chef breathe new life into the Georgetown hotel’s dining room.
South Carolina Now warns residents of Georgetown County, SC that there are a couple of looters going door-to-door pretending to be National Guardsmen who warn homeowners to evacuate because of rising flood waters; “We have received reports that people claiming to be S.C. National Guardsmen are going door to door in some areas of the […]
In the news: Georgetown gets a huge donation, people turn out for family leave proposal, and more. [ more › ]
Along South Carolina's coast, residents were preparing for a second round of flooding as rivers swollen from days of devastating rains make their way toward the Atlantic. In Georgetown, one of America's oldest cities, Scott Youngblood was putting more sandbags Tuesday by the door of the Augustus...
Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Kelly Rohrbach recently shot an instructional golf video in a public park. I’m not sure why, but I’m not complaining. Rohrbach is a former member of the Georgetown Women’s golf team and appears to have a pretty solid grasp on the game. Show More Summary
Gerry: The VRI will have 3 main focuses, and Dean Treanor and Caroline Fredrickson have highlighted two of them: a VRI at Georgetown Law will provide opportunities for students, recent graduates, and fellows to engage in litigation and policy work … Continue reading ?
A little humor goes a long way, and Georgetown Optician proves just that with an offbeat introductory short film. The Washington DC-based business wanted to create a sense of comedy around a subject that many of us, quite frankly, don’t… The post Meet Georgetown Optician – A Quirky Family Business with an Optical Obsession appeared first on Selectism.
Hey, isn’t that… Rocker Steven Tyler, enjoying a low-key early dinner at the cozy Georgetown Italian joint Il Canale on Saturday? The Aerosmith frontman, in the after-hours rock star uniform of a plaid flannel shirt and a signature scarf, noshed on pizza and salad with his manager and security guy, a spy says. Tyler, who gamely […]
Alleged crimes were reported in Foggy Bottom, Georgetown and two other neighborhoods.
If you're planning a trip to or from the Bahamas this week, Hurricane Joaquin is dampening your plans. Many flights to, from or through Freeport, Georgetown, Marsh Harbour and Nassau, Bahamas are being cancelled due to the storm, which continues to pummel the central and northwestern Bahamas with maximum sustained winds of 125 miles per hour. Show More Summary
MELANNE VERVEER is a founder of Seneca Women and director of Georgetown University's Institute for Women, Peace and Security. In 2009, President Obama appointed her the first-ever United States ambassador-at- large for global women's issues. Show More Summary
Since it’s going to be cruddy all weekend, here’s a sunny shot of the corner of 33rd and O Streets NW, Georgetown, D.C.:
You've never seen an optician ad that's anywhere near as wild as this one. Washington, D.C., agency Design Army created the spot for Georgetown Optician, and it's just a crazy mix of wry humor, gorgeously weird design and loopy narrative. Show More Summary
I recently was in Rwanda on behalf of the Georgetown University Women's Leadership Institute as part of a research team studying Kate Spade & Company's "On Purpose" program. The company is trying a novel approach to corporate social enterprise by building an employee-owned, self-sustaining supplier in a marginalized community. Show More Summary
JERSEY CITY, N.J. — One afternoon early last week, Georgetown assistant coach Kevin Broadus pulled his rental car into the parking lot at the Community Education and Recreation Center in Jersey City — the St. Anthony’s High School practice facility known as the CERC. Once inside the gym, Broadus was one of several Division 1 assistant coaches watching […]
Botaneria, from the owner of Georgetown favorite Fonda La Catrina, is now open. AG Botaneria Is Open in Georgetown • Anyone who frequents Georgetown has been keeping a watchful eye on what's been going on at 5901 Airport Way S for the last few months. Show More Summary
Back from Mozambique, a Peace Corps worker and Georgetown alum presents alluring folk-pop sounds. [ more › ]
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government and the seafood industry must work to end human trafficking in global fishing fleets whose catches end up on American dinner tables, experts agreed Tuesday at a Senate briefing. Georgetown University law professor Robert Stumberg said the U.S. Show More Summary
Pin it Name: Erin Lyons and John Paul Doguin Location: Georgetown; Washington, DC Size: 525 square feet Years lived in: 3 years; Rented Meet Erin and John Paul. Erin's a writer and JP works on a design team at a federal agency. I shot...Show More Summary