Top administrators out-earn Knapp

GW’s chief financial officer out earned University President Steven Knapp last fiscal year when he made about $1.41 million.

Columbian College to absorb Corcoran school

Corcoran College of Art + Design students who will now become part of the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences could have to complete GW’s general curriculum requirements to graduate, a top academic administrator said Wednesday.

Handover of University's $1.4 billion investment portfolio pushed to this fall

The delay comes after University spokeswoman Candace Smith had said GW would cut seven positions and transition a firm in time for the start of the new fiscal year, which starts Tuesday.

With end of Sodexo contract looming, J Street's future unclear

Student leaders say J Street will be in a holding pattern for the next two years, as GW waits for the contract with its service provider to expire before rolling out major changes.

Experts say financial aid budget increase will have limited impact

Experts say though the boost to financial aid funds keeps them on track with tuition increases, it may not give enough opportunity to students who need aid.

University lays out goals for academics, student support in $1 billion fundraising blitz

The University launched its first-ever $1 billion fundraising campaign Friday with more than half of that eye-popping goal already counted toward the haul.

Cameron Lancaster | Photo Editor

The good news and bad news about local grocery stores

Go easy on your Dining Dollars and buy groceries from one of these five stores. Each one has benefits and drawbacks.

Zach Montellaro | Hatchet Staff Photographer

Where to go when you need a break from Gelman

Finding a good table in Gelman can be tricky. Check out these spots for a great view or cup of coffee while studying.

Nearby getaways

When you need a break from city life, check out these spots that aren't too far away.

The top five events you can only experience in D.C. or at GW

You chose to go to a school in D.C. for a reason. Here are some events you can brag about when you go home.

What you can only do on the Vern

Living on the Vern next year? The 700-student suburban campus has a few perks that you can't find on Foggy Bottom.

Your roommate game plan: How to prepare for...

Set ground rules with your roommate during the first few weeks of classes. Talk about possible scenarios, and how you would want them to play out.

Staff Editorial: Class of 2018, meet the editorial board

One of the only permanent fixtures of The Hatchet is also one of the most important pieces of content we produce: the staff editorial. Each week, this piece communicates the position of the paper on a particular topic.

Kinjo Kiema: Put gun violence on the divestment agenda

By appealing to our schools, students can start conversations about how to reduce gun violence. It’s one of the best ways to pressure the federal government to take action.

Robin Jones Kerr: New students should make friends out of co-workers

I never expected that my on-campus jobs would give me a community of friends. Not only do we have a great deal in common, but we bond by working toward the same goal, under the banner of an institution that we hold dear.

Justin Peligri: At CI, University lacks clear messaging about sexual assault resources

The University has yet to replace Deputy Title IX coordinator Tara Pereira, who stepped down from her post in December. That’s not something campus leaders are telling freshmen at CI.

Cameron Lancaster | Photo Editor

Men's basketball readies for comebacks and new expectations

While some focus on rehabilitation and others look to fit new roles, the team is beginning to mentally prepare for a new season with heightened expectations.

Nero sizes up teams, builds momentum for fall after standout season

Nero, who recently started his tenure as chair of the A-10 athletics director council, plans to stay just as active during the summer as he did during the academic year, working incessantly to capitalize on last season’s triumphs.


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    Commencement 2014

    The George Washington University graduates of the class of 2014 gathered on the National Mall to mark the end of thei...