With more students in the equation, math department faculty numbers don't add up

Students and faculty in the department of mathematics say there aren’t enough professors to teach both the majors and the students who are required to take courses from the department as part of their own curriculum.

Public health school combines policy and management departments

The departments joined this semester in a move that will help faculty across the similar fields collaborate more on research and will also likely help the graduate students in those programs better prepare for work in health administration.

SMPA to largely avoid University-wide budget cuts

SMPA Director Frank Sesno said the school, one of the more selective programs at GW, won’t see its budget directly impacted by University-wide financial woes.

Number of part-time faculty in nursing school jumps after increased enrollment

The number of part-time faculty in the School of Nursing nearly doubled last year after experiencing a steady decline.

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Splurge-worthy local fare at The Fainting Goat

I ordered the octopus after the waitress' eyes lit up when I mentioned it. I could understand – it is chewy, charred and glazed to perfection.

Faces of D.C.

Click through Faces of D.C. and get to know the community figures who keep the District vibrant.

Georgia Lawson: Ease the transition for new freshmen from your hometown

As incoming freshmen from our hometowns prepare to start their college careers, we should personally try to help them transition by giving advice, answering questions and offering help.

Staff Editorial: New UPD chief can repair damaged department, rebuild student trust

When a new police chief is chosen as early as next month, he or she won’t find the department in the best shape.

Justin Peligri: Stop scorning my college degree

There’s nothing wrong with not going to college. There is, however, something very wrong when a neutral fact of life – that some people attend college – is belittled in the form of a political talking point, which I’ve seen echoed across cable news recently.

Sara Merken: How GW can make sustainability cool

GW can make sustainability a fun aspect of campus life that actually interests students, rather than a chore.

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Women's water polo looks to end on high note at CWPA Championship

When the playoffs begin Friday in Princeton, N.J., GW will have to surprise people to finish in the top half of the tournament pack.

After challenging regular season, golf set to battle in A-10 Championship

After a tough 2014-15 campaign, GW golf will head to Harmony Golf Preserve in Harmony, Fla. on Friday to compete in the Atlantic 10 Championship.

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Samuel Klein: Beatings will continue until morale improves

The urge to leave was powerful, yet I never left. Why? I’m still trying to figure that out.

Robin Jones Kerr: Signing yearbooks

For me, the people have always made this place. The experiences I’ve had with these people have been integral to my experience at this paper, and have shaped the past two and a half years of my life in ways I’ve never fully appreciated.

Diana Marinaccio: An unexpected influence

I could never have predicted the impact The Hatchet would have on my life, but I wouldn't have had it any other way.

Mary Ellen McIntire: This breakup stings a little

I’ve struggled to accept that the most constant part of my life will soon be over. The rigid schedule I’ve become so reliant on will change. I’ll be able to go to Sunday brunch.


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    World Book Day hosted in Dupont Circle

    Casal Català of Washington, D.C. hosted the first annual World Book Day, a traditional Catalonian festival known as ...

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    D.C. residents celebrate 4/20 at the Capitol

    D.C. residents had a smoke-in at the Capitol on April 20 to celebrate the legalization of marijuana in the District. ...

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    Recovery Day

    GW Students for Recovery hosted the organization’s first Recovery Day on April 23, raising awareness for the import...