D.C. locals and tourists celebrated Mardi Gras early with a parade, vibrant costumes and New Orleans-style drinks at The Wharf Saturday.
Urban Boxing D.C., located at 1116 24th St. NW, hosted a fight Saturday for D.C. college students. The series of matches pitted students from GW, Georgetown University and the University of Maryland against each other for competitions.
For the second consecutive year, sororities celebrated bid day on campus instead of the National Mall.
Members of Chabad Colonials and other students gathered for a lighting ceremony to celebrate Hanukkah Tuesday night. Attendees enjoyed live music while eating jelly doughnuts and drinking hot apple cider. Video by Sid Mirvis, Mikayla Grossman and Dante Schulz.
Mia Simonetti launched Take Back the Tap, a campaign that encourages students to opt for reusable water bottles, to reduce plastic waste at the University.
Men’s and women’s basketball rallied a crowd at the Smith Center to kick off the 2018-19 basketball season at GDub Madness Friday night.