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Track Takes: Kendrick Lamar, “The Heart Part 4”

Track Takes: Kendrick Lamar, “The Heart Part 4”

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03/24/2017

After dropping a cryptic Instagram post midday on Thursday March 23, Kendrick Lamar released his first single since Untitled Unmastered a year ago this month. “The Heart Part 4” is a wide-ranging, almost 5-minute reassertion of Lamar’s status in hip-hop. Never one to shy away from non-traditional beats, “Part 4” opens with Lamar rapping over a…

Georgetown parts ways with John Thompson III

Georgetown parts ways with John Thompson III

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03/23/2017

Georgetown men’s basketball Head Coach John Thompson III will not return to the team next season, university President John DeGioia announced in a statement on Thursday afternoon. “It is with profound regret and deep appreciation that I informed John Thompson III this morning that the University will no longer be retaining his services as our…

Change Needed in Basketball Leadership

Change Needed in Basketball Leadership

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03/16/2017

Georgetown invests in men’s basketball like its program is a national power. In recent years, however, performance has not met this level of investment. This editorial board believes that present conditions make improvement unlikely without intervention, and therefore urges the administration to address problems within the the basketball program. Head Coach John Thompson III has…

Michael Giacchino is the New John Williams

Michael Giacchino is the New John Williams

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03/14/2017

The lights go down. The text appears on the screen. “A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away….” And then: a cut to a shot of space with a loud, jarring musical chord in the background. Jarring is the best word to describe the opening to Rogue One. It feels odd to see…

CISR urges board of directors against private prison investments

CISR urges board of directors against private prison investments

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03/13/2017

The Committee on Investment and Social Responsibility (CISR) recommended the university board of directors not invest directly in private prison companies and avoid commingled funds with investments in private prison companies “to the maximum extent possible,” according to a memo released March 2. CISR advised the board’s finance and administration committee to establish the policy…

Nolan, Assisants Earn NSCAA Coaching Staff of the Year Award

Nolan, Assisants Earn NSCAA Coaching Staff of the Year Award

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12/21/2016

The Georgetown women’s soccer team just turned in its best season in program history under the guidance of Head Coach Dave Nolan. The 13th year head coach was joined on the sideline by second year assistants Lyndse Hokanson and Kristen Meier, athletic trainer Tori Lycett and strength and conditioning coach Ben Hoffman. After leading the…

<i>Star Wars</i> Goes <i>Rogue,</i> with Mixed Results

Star Wars Goes Rogue, with Mixed Results

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12/20/2016

After seven offerings, the elements of the Star Wars series are fairly straightforward: an opening crawl, orphans and desert planets, lightsaber battles, and, of course, endless discussion of the dark and light sides of the Force. Part of what makes Rogue One: A Star Wars Story initially refreshing is that the film eschews typical Star…

The 250: <i> Monty Python and the Holy Grail</i>

The 250: Monty Python and the Holy Grail

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12/08/2016

Welcome to the 250! This week Danielle Hewitt sat down with Erika Bullock to talk about the comedic staple Monty Python and the Holy Grail.   http://media.blubrry.com/voicepodcastnetwork/p/georgetownvoice.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/250MontyPython.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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