Clean transportation policies could cut carbon pollution between 29 to 40 percent in the five northeast states and the District of Columbia by 2030, according to a new report by the Georgetown Climate Center. The report was released in conjunction with an announcement that Connecticut, Delaware, the District of Columbia, New York, Rhode Island and […]
What the Washington Post describes as a "flash mob" of juveniles (and not the kind that dances to Taylor Swift ) converged Tuesday evening upon a high-end store in Georgetown, stealing about $13,000 worth of goods, DC cops tell the paper. The Metropolitan Police Department says between 20 and...
NBA Hall of Famer Dikembe Mutombo is known for many things. For example, he’s a Georgetown legend, one of the sport’s best shot blockers and a great humanitarian. But what the 7-foot-2, eight-time all-star might be best known for is his pointer finger and its trademark wag. So obviously when it came time to retire Mutombo’s […]
P.C. RUN AMOK: Political correctness likely contributed to a flash mob theft of a designer store in Georgetown. The store–a Diesel clothing store on M Street–was overtaken by a mob of more than 20 juveniles Tuesday evening, who stole more than $12,000 worth of merchandise within a matter of minutes. The Washington Post story conveniently omits the […]
A large group of young people went into the Diesel store and grabbed items, police said.
The Bridge Initiative | – – Washington, DC The Bridge Initiative, a Georgetown University research project on Islamophobia, releases today its inaugural report which traces 20 years of polling data on Americans’…
Hey isn’t that… Power couple Gloria and Emilio Estefan pre-gaming on Monday before their big day at the White House? The Estefans, plus their family and friends, including Housing Secretary Julian Castro and his wife Erica, celebrated at Fiola Mare in Georgetown with specialty cocktails made from Emilio Estefan’s Botran rum and dinner. Their private room was decorated […]
For $99. the kittens will come with a playpen and macarons—but only if you live in Georgetown. [ more › ]
Now we finally know what Bernie Sanders means by “democratic socialism.” Speaking on his political philosophy at Georgetown yesterday, the Vermont senator and Democratic Presidential candidate opened with a long invocation of Franklin...Show More Summary
DaJuan Summers of the Westchester Knicks today was named NBA Development League Performer of the Week for games played Thursday, Nov.12, through Sunday, Nov. 22. Summers (6-8, 240, Georgetown) averaged 25.3 points on 54.4 shooting (31-for-57), 10.3 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 2.0 steals to lead Westchester to a 4-0 start to the season. On Nov. 14, [...]
Credit: 2010 Because I am a Girl Canada By Sonal Shah, Professor of Practice and founding Executive Director of the Beeck Center for Social Impact and Innovation at Georgetown University. Originally appeared on Philanthropreneurship in November 2015. Show More Summary
As with any Georgetown game over the past two seasons, all eyes were focused on the All-Big East First Team nominee. Opponents watched his every move as he came off ball screens, flared behind the three-point line or looked to score with the ball in his hands. Show More Summary
It’s only November, but it felt like March inside and outside of Madison Square Garden yesterday. Outside, it was a mild 50 degree day, unusual so close to Thanksgiving. Inside, it was a raucous, packed house that had the Garden… Continue Reading ? The post Grayson Allen Shines As Duke Beats Georgetown For 2K Crown appeared first on CollegeHoopsDaily.
Duke's ultra-talented sophomore guard led the Blue Devils to the title in the 2K Classic. The post Grayson Allen Lights Up Georgetown for 32 Points (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Duke was one of three ACC schools to win a tournament title yesterday. Duke Escapes Georgetown Georgetown gave Duke all they could handle here. Duke had made 9 of 10 free throws over the final 1:10, but back-to-back Georgetown threes forced Derryck Thornton to the line for a pair of key free throws with five seconds left. Show More Summary
After allegations of racism on campus led to demonstrations at the University of Missouri and Yale, protests have erupted on college campuses across the country, from Occidental College in California to Georgetown University in Washington, DC. Show More Summary
Grayson Allen lifted No. 5 Duke over Georgetown, 86-84, in the championship of the 2K Classic at Madison Square Garden on Sunday afternoon.
WASHINGTON (Nov. 22, 2015) - A trio of global health law experts from Georgetown warn the window for fundamental reform of the International Health Regulations -- opened by the Ebola epidemic -- is 'rapidly closing.' read more