Sunrise GW launched a campaign pressing officials to enact a ban on funding from a line of the country’s largest fossil fuel companies Tuesday.
The Hindu Student Association partnered with GW Desis to host a Diwali celebration in the Elliott School of International Affairs Saturday.
GW’s string of antisemitic incidents in the past two years range from a Torah scroll’s desecration to a video of a student threatening to bomb Israel.
TKE members said the University should increase its outreach to the Jewish community and tighten campus safety measures in response to the incident.
Mayor Muriel Bowser announced she will be running for re-election in the District’s 2022 mayoral race on Thursday.
After the desecration of a Torah scroll in the Tau Kappa Epsilon house, Jewish student organizations said they were “disheartened” and “shocked.”
About 400 students processed through campus Monday in a show of solidarity after news spread about the desecration of a Torah scroll this weekend.
The Metropolitan Police Department is investigating the incident as a suspected hate crime, according to a police report.
A total of 121 students joined an IFC chapter this semester, marking an uptick from about 70 students this spring and passing 120 who joined in spring 2020.
The suspect was also charged with robbery, simple assault and theft in connection with two other off-campus incidents.