Georgetown University Library Showcase – Digital Story Projects

Fall 2020

This site gives a tour of where the food system has gone wrong in Birmingham, Alabama by mapping food access and food sovereignty.
A StoryMap that analyzes the hog industry in Duplin County, NC through an environmental and food justice lens.
The Village Well is a bookstore-cafe in Culver City, CA planning to open in the week of December 13. Jennifer Caspar has been dreaming of starting this business for decades, and when the chips finally fell into place, the world fell apart

Spring 2020

A news clip reporting on student artist activity during the COVID-19 quarantine period. How do you find a crowd in the age of social distancing? While Georgetown University may have suspended in-person performances to prevent the spread of COVID-19, student artists, have found an alternative way to express themselves. Hoyas at Home is an art collective founded on Instagram through the collaboration of multiple on-campus art groups.

Spring 2019

This documentary explores the intricacies of beauty supply stores in the DMV area.
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Why Hoyas love the "eyesore of campus."

Fall 2018

This project honors the men and women who have served our country.
Here's a video from the Hoya about the student section at Georgetown's basketball games.

Spring 2018

The exhibit Lest We Forget by Luigi Toscano, displayed at the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool features 120 photos of Holocaust survivors.
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This digital story encompasses the struggles and successes of the Georgetown women's rowing team.
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Georgetown evening MBA students helped build an eco wall for a local school in the outskirt of Lima, Peru.
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Fall 2017

Coverage of the Wisey's rat incident with a comedic twist.
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Spring 2017

Larry Calloway, a Bus Driver at Georgetown University, has been singing for more than 50 years.
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A short animation of part of a letter Julia's grandfather wrote her as a child.
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Fall 2016

Watch this newscast to learn about Georgetown’s new Maker Hub!
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Follows the Georgetown Women's Tennis Team after the destruction of their home courts.
Presenting a voice to a community that had been the subject of much vitriol over the course of Trump's election: namely Hispanics and immigrant Latinos.
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As Mike Pence moves to the Chevy Chase neighborhood, many of his new neighbors enact a 'polite protest.'
Two Vietnam veterans discuss their time in war and battles with PTSD.
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A family sells chicken and rice at the Georgetown farmer's market.
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