News

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.

Former professor sues GW Hospital, MFA for alleged forced resignation

by Robin Eberhardt | News Editor

A former assistant professor of radiation oncology in GW Medical Faculty Associates is suing MFA and the GW Hospital for allegedly forcing her to resign from her job.

At Comet Ping Pong, unfounded conspiracy theories collide with family fun

by Meredith Roaten | Staff Writer

Less than 24 hours before a gunman would walk into Comet Ping Pong, there were no empty chairs in the restaurant, except the ones vacated by children that were squeezing in one game of ping pong before their dinner.

UPD begins documenting public drunkenness to clarify campus alcohol crimes

by Justine Coleman| Staff Writer

The University Police Department began regularly documenting incidents of public drunkenness last year.

No decision reached in RA unionization hearing union

by Elise Zaidi and Josh Weinstock | Staff Writers

Following a day-long hearing to determine whether or not resident advisers at GW can unionize, the NLRB has yet to come to a decision.

With fewer admitted students choosing GW, officials focus on campus community yield rate

by Elise Zaidi and Bridie O’Connell | Hatchet Reporters

The yield rate, or portion of admitted students who end up attending GW, has dropped from 25.5 percent last year to 24.7 percent for the Class of 2020.

Crime log

by James Levinson | Staff Writer

A student reported to UPD that he was assaulted multiple times by his roommate over a period of several weeks.

GW plans to open space for students to collaborate innovation incubator

by Colleen Grablick and Lillianna Byington | Staff Writers

An empty space in the basement of Tompkins Hall will soon be GW’s first innovation incubator.

SA leaders plan affordability survey to identify hidden costs

by Monica Mercuri | Hatchet Reporter

The Student Association will be sending out an affordability survey Dec. 7 to determine students’ top financial concerns.

Students consider career changes in light of Trump administration

by Janna Paramore | Staff Writer

President-elect Donald Trump’s administration promises a distinct change in the country’s political climate, which could affect numerous fields of study.

Internship transportation grants to be permanently offered

by Elise Zaidi | Assistant News Editor

Applications for grants for travel to unpaid internships will reopen on Jan. 17.

Fundraising campaign nears final goal with 90 percent raised

by Leah Potter | Hatchet Reporter

The University’s capital fundraising campaign has passed 90 percent of its goal, reaching $901 million.

Mental Health Services offers special hours for post-election stress

by Lillianna Byington | Contributing News Editor

After the presidential election, Mental Health Services created daily walk-in hours for students to discuss election-related concerns and reactions.

Officials uphold promised pay changes after labor law injunction

by Josh Weinstock | Staff Writer

Officials said they will go ahead with plans to raise 55 postdoc salaries after a federal judge blocked the regulation that required GW to raise their pay.

No concrete opening date for District House vendors six months after announcement

by Emma Tyrrell and Weizhen Li | Hatchet Reporters

Two of the building’s six vendors are set to open in the coming weeks, but others won’t be ready until next semester.