Andrew Ramonas

The son of Polish immigrants

Junior Kevin Kozlowski did not know English until he started elementary school. The Brooklyn, N.Y., native, who is vying for the Student Association presidency in this week’s runoff election, is the son of Polish immigrants who left the eastern European nation while it was still in the grips of communism. “They wanted to have an […]

Slates influence interest in SA

The posters are up, the Facebook group invitations are out, but slates – a former mainstay of GW student government elections – are gone, and the dynamic has changed as fewer candidates campaign for the upcoming general election. Slates had grown to great power over the past several years. Last year, more than 25 students […]

Kevin Kozlowski: Experience and vision

Footage from Kozlowski’s meeting with the Hatchet Editorial Board Name: Kevin Kozlowski Year: Junior Hometown: Brooklyn, N.Y. Clubs/Activities: Pi Kappa Phi fraternity, Colonial Cabinet 2007, Colonial Inauguration staffer coordinator 2008, Colonial Inauguration staffer 2006, Residence Hall Association, Joint Committee of Faculty and Students, Faculty Senate student liaison, Elliott School senator, undergraduate at-large senator, and chairman […]

Candidate Profile: Raven Burnett for EVP

Footage from Burnett’s meeting with the Hatchet Editorial Board Freshman Raven Burnett might be new to Student Association politics, but she said she is the right choice for SA executive vice president. Burnett, who has not held any student leadership positions at GW, said her lack of experience is not a disadvantage. “The fact that […]

Candidate Profile: Ted O’Neil for EVP

Footage from O’Neil’s meeting with the Hatchet Editorial Board Student Association Sen. Ted O’Neil (ESIA-U) wants to make improving the quality of life for students at the Mount Vernon Campus a top priority, if elected executive vice president, he said. O’Neil, a sophomore, said some of his most important goals include implementing late-night dining hours […]

OG Oyiborhoro: Leader of tomorrow

Footage from Oyiborhoro’s meeting with the Hatchet Editorial Board Name: Ogheneruemu “OG” Oyiborhoro Year: Junior Hometown: Baldwin, N.Y. Clubs/Activities: Asian Student Alliance, Black Student Union, tutor, American Bar Association intern Top three platform initiatives: Increased alumni relations and building community. SA experience: Joint Committee of Faculty and Students, SA senator. Campaign Web site: www.IVOTEOG.com Endorsements: […]

Chipotle to accept GWorld

GW students craving a burrito will be able to use their GWorld card at local Chipotle Mexican Grills within the next couple of weeks, Student Association officials announced late Wednesday night. SA President Nicole Capp said the contract between the University and Chipotle has been signed and students can begin spending their Colonial Cash at […]

Theater leaders address Lisner downstage concerns

Members of various student theater groups came together Saturday at Lisner Auditorium afternoon to voice concerns regarding the lack of usable space on campus where they can perform. The students met in Lisner downstage – the black box theater where their ability to produce musicals is severely restricted. Leaders in student theater groups encouraged the […]

GW will host inaugural ball at Omni Shoreham Hotel

Web Extra The GW community will celebrate the inauguration of the country’s next president at one of the most prestigious venues in town. GW is set to host its fifth inaugural ball at the Omni Shoreham Hotel on January 20, 2009, the same night many other inaugural balls will be held around town, said Michael […]