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D.C. tourism, businesses expect economic boost from inauguration

by Chase Smith | Hatchet Reporter

The District expects to draw as many as 1 million visitors to the city for the inauguration and surrounding protests, and to generate $1 billion.

Multi-year Marvin Center renovations officially begin

by Elise Zaidi | Assistant News Editor

The multi-year, phased renovations to transform the second floor area into a “living room” concept are underway.

Inauguration security prepare for large protests

by Justine Coleman| Assistant News Editor

About 3,000 additional officers from around the country will assist in maintaining security in the District on Inauguration Day.

Title IX office expands after high-level resignation

by Lillianna Byington | Contributing News Editor

GW's Title IX office is trying to expand as it handles the resignation of one of its top leaders this month.

History professors targeted after intense coverage of curriculum changes

by Lily Werlinich | Hatchet Reporter

History professors received criticism after conservative news agencies lambasted the department for removing a U.S. history requirement.

Snapshot - MLK Day Parade

Snapshot - MLK Day Parade

Crime log

by Justine Coleman | Assistant News Editor

Crime log - University Police Department officers arrested a person barred from campus after the individual entered the Academic Center.

Planned GW development could further transform changing neighborhood

by Andrew Goudsward | Assistant News Editor

The University's plan to redevelop two office buildings near campus into retail and commercial space could continue Foggy Bottom's high-end transformation.

What LeBlanc's past says about GW's future

by Jacqueline Thomsen | Managing Editor

When Thomas LeBlanc starts as University president on Aug. 1, GW will inherit an even-tempered leader, former and current colleagues say.

Faculty hope LeBlanc will focus on finances, diversity

by Annie Dobler, Leah Potter and Meredith Roaten | Hatchet Reporters

Faculty members say they are hopeful that Thomas LeBlanc's experience and approach to administration will improve GW and resolve financial woes.

Visualized - Inauguration Attendance

Visualized - Inauguration Attendance

New course brings magic of Bollywood to campus

by Elizabeth Georgakopoulos | Hatchet Reporter

The English department is offering a course on Bollywood cinema this semester, giving students a chance to learn about South Asian culture.

D.C. leaders spar over body camera footage access

by Justine Coleman | Assistant News Editor

Mayor Muriel Bowser can release footage from the body cameras if the video is of public interest, even if the incident is under investigation.

With Trump in office, some say D.C. location could lose appeal

by Andrew Goudsward | Assistant News Editor

Since President-elect Trump's victory, many in the District and at GW have expressed concern about the impact of his presence in the city and on campus.

Indigenous Peoples' Center to highlight Native American studies

by Siri Nadler | Hatchet Reporter

The search for a director for the new AT&T Center for Indigenous Politics and Policy will begin next month, officials say.