Georgetown University

Here's exactly what to say when your older relatives call Millennials "entitled"

There are a few things that old people don’t understand, like Twitter, the Kardashians, and everyone’s favorite group of people to hate on: …

Millennials

CNN contributor rips Georgetown fan dressed as bacon for being ‘anti-Semitic’

She had to eat her words.<p>CNN guest commentator Hilary Rosen is on the hot seat after she publicly and baselessly panned a Georgetown University …

News Industry

Greater Alexandria Job Opportunities For The New Year

Get a head start on a job search for the new year. The nonprofit United Way is one employer hiring in Greater Alexandria.<p>FORT HUNT, VA—Have you …

Washington D.C.

Islamic State : What happened to all the foreign fighters?

An estimated 40,000 people traveled from around the world to take up arms for the Islamic State group as it occupied territory in Syria and Iraq and …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Georgetown’s Daily Grill Is Closing December 17

The chain eatery lasted nearly 20 years<p>Nationwide chain <b>Daily Grill</b> is shutting down its Georgetown location (1310 Wisconsin Avenue NW) on Sunday, December 17, bidding farewell to neighborhood diners after nearly two decades in the tourist-friendly area.<p>“Thank you to all our loyal guests and the …

Restaurants

Study finds well-paying blue collar jobs on the decline

Blue collar jobs that pay well are on the decline in Rhode Island, but research shows workers without bachelor's degrees are finding options in …

Business

Georgetown’s anti-union position is contrary to its commitment to social justice

As a 1990 graduate of Georgetown University’s law school and the father of an undergraduate, I was disappointed to read that the university is attempting to thwart the unionization efforts of working graduate students [“Georgetown declines to support union effort,” Metro, Dec. 7]. Georgetown …

Opinion

Listen: Today’s voter turnout in Alabama’s Senate special election seen as make-or-break, plus more news

Alabama polls open for the much-watched Senate special election.<p>Matt Glassman, a senior fellow with Georgetown University, explains to AM View host …

Elections

In reversal, Georgetown University refuses to recognize union for RAs, TAs

Georgetown Alliance of Graduate Employees (GAGE) Facebook page<p>WASHINGTON—In a reversal from its action of just two weeks before with another group of …

HBCUs

Obamacare Premiums Rise To $40,000 Or More For Some Middle-Class Families

President Trump has been saying it for years now: Obamacare can't survive.<p>Dozens of "exchanges," set up to handle Obamacare subscribers, have shut …

Conservative View

Could Probiotics Protect Kids From A Downside Of Antibiotics?

It's a typical hectic morning at Michele Comisky's house in Vienna, Va., when she gets a knock on her front door.<p>"Hi, how are you?" Comisky says as she greets Keisha Herbin Smith, a research assistant at Georgetown University. "Come on in."<p>Comisky, 39, leads Herbin Smith into her kitchen.<p>"Which one …

Science

Writing professor John Glavin has been first-class since his first class

Regarding the Dec. 4 Style article “A Hollywood muse sought at Georgetown”:<p>I was in John Glavin’s first class at Georgetown University in 1968, the year that not only changed the country but also shook my life. Mr. Glavin was part of that shake, and a great one it was. He was then teaching “Major …

Opinion

Trump Picks Korea Expert as Ambassador to Seoul

Victor Cha could be in place by the Winter Olympics in South Korea<p>SEOUL—The Trump administration will nominate as ambassador to Seoul a prominent Korea expert who favors a tough line on Pyongyang, filling a yearlong vacancy at the front lines of President Donald Trump’s biggest foreign-policy …

Donald Trump

10 New Job Postings Around Del Ray

Get a head start on a job search before the holidays begin. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is one employer hiring around Del Ray.<p>ALEXANDRIA, VA—With …

Washington D.C.

Consuming soy, broccoli, kale may help cut side effects of breast cancer treatment

Consuming soy foods such as soy milk and tofu and cruciferous vegetables such as cabbages, kale and broccoli may help reduce common side effects of …

Cancer

College’s International Business Program Ranks No. 2 in Nation

The College's international business undergraduate program was named one of the best programs in the nation by Schools.com.

MBA

Photo Opp: It’s time to shine! National crystal-growing contest to be judged at UB

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Bring on the holiday sparkle!<p>On Monday, Dec. 11, judges will gather at the University at Buffalo to inspect — and rate — over 150 …

University at Buffalo

Georgetown University graduate students rally to unionize

Georgetown University graduate students rallied on-campus on Thursday afternoon after the university refused to recognize their efforts to organize a …

Education

LSAT No Longer Required For Top Law Schools Including Harvard, Georgetown

Some of the best law schools in the United States are allowing prospective students to apply without clearing that well-known hurdle of legal …

Education

Georgetown University refuses to recognize graduate student union

Georgetown University this week refused to support a movement by graduate students to unionize,arguing that teaching and research assistants are students, not employees.<p>The decision arrives a month after the Georgetown Alliance of Graduate Employees asked university president John DeGioia to …

Education

Campus Watch Exposes Islamists, Apologists, and Fellow Travelers at Georgetown University

<b>Middle East studies faculty at Georgetown University have a reputation as the most radical and intolerant in the United States.</b><p>PHILADELPHIA – …

Middle East

Bill Clinton decries Trump-era 'tribalism' and 'nationalism'

Former president Bill Clinton lamented the level of "tribalism" in America today as well as "people in power" who practice the politics of division, in an opinion column for <i>The New York Times</i> Monday.<p>"All too often, tribalism based on race, religion, sexual identity and place of birth has replaced …

News (U.S.)

Where to Get the Best Pizza in Washington, DC

Because nothing's more American like a great slice of pizza.<p>December 04, 2017<p>I'm from New York, so I think I know a thing or two about pizza. Wait – …

Pizza

"Parking Proposal Pits Residents against Small Business"

<i>The following was written by PoPville contributor David McAuley, founder of Short Articles about Long Meetings.</i><p>A proposal to make on-street parking …

Washington D.C.

The 7 Most Eligible Royal Bachelors in the World

Need to date a prince? Head to Dubai or Brunei.<p>Prince Harry is officially off the market, as HRH is set to marry Meghan Markle in May 2018. There's no need to weep over such a joyous occasion. Below, seven reasons you should book your next trip to United Arab Emirates or Brunei.<p>1. Crown Prince …

Royal Family

CNN Fires Senior Producer For Behavior ‘That Does Not Align With the Standards and Values of CNN’

A torrential downpour of firings at media outlets has now made landfall at CNN. State of the Union senior producer <b>Teddy Davis</b> was fired by the …

Advertising Industry

Top jobs in 2018 for people without college degrees

These occupations pay middle-class wages and are hiring, but training and core competencies are required

Careers

Should MSU take back its honorary degree to Charlie Rose?

In light of recently allegations, should MSU take back its honorary degree to Charlie Rose?The adage says the punishment should fit the crime.In the …

New Jersey

November 30: Four-Day Forecast For Georgetown

Today, mostly cloudy starting this evening, continuing until tomorrow morning.<p>Today, mostly cloudy starting this evening, continuing until tomorrow …

Washington D.C.

The special spirit of BC

<i>Jerry York '67 is the men’s ice hockey coach at Boston College, and is currently the winningest coach in the history of college hockey. He wrote this</i> …

College & University