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Georgetown University is building more student housing - but not in Georgetown

Nov 29, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

Georgetown University, anchor of the riverfront D.C. neighborhood that shares its name, is quietly expanding in the city's core with plans for an 11-story student residence hall and new academic and policy enterprises a few blocks from the Capitol.

Piece by piece, the university is developing a significant footprint well to the east of where it was founded in the late 18th century. These moves come as colleges and universities from across the country have established outposts in the nation...