Each year, graduating editors are given 30 final column inches – “30” was historically used to signify the end of a story – to reflect on their time at The Hatchet. This came so much sooner than I ever expected. Days ago, I was finishing my thesis for a major I never expected to have, […]
This year, George Washington’s 280th birthday will be honored in style at George Washington University, at a time when the namesake university also marks and commemorates its 100th year in Foggy Bottom.
At the end of the day, who doesn’t enjoy a sunny vacation partying alongside other youngsters? Cancun remains a top tropical party destination for a reason.
Under $500 Dates: March 10 through March 16 For students on a budget and looking for an adult playground, Atlantic City is a convenient alternative to the pricier Vegas. Considered the gambling capital of the east coast, Atlantic City has a wealth of daytime activities and nighttime parties to choose from. No matter what your […]
The Hatchet brings you some goofy holiday gift ideas for the 2011 holiday season. Consider these novelty items for any prankster, roommate, family member who still might be a kid at heart.
Book versus DVD Book In the finals season, with an increased workload, it can be hard to remember that books can be fun. Give your friends timeless gifts they enjoy and can add to their shelves – get them a book. A well-chosen book can show that even if you weren’t sure what else to […]
Single Cup Brewer versus Classic Coffee Maker Single Cup Brewer Even avoiding expensive coffee shop lattes, sometimes a typical pot of brewed coffee at home isn’t a great alternative either. There may be different types of coffee, but that only goes so far – what if you want a mocha, or a tea latte? A […]
Concert Tickets versus Theater Tickets Concert Tickets There is a type of concert for anyone. Choosing concert tickets for someone shows that you know a thing or two about their tastes and taking the extra time to secure tickets is part of the gift. It’s safe to stick to concerts they’ll enjoy, but don’t be […]
Gift Card versus Actual Present Gift Card For all the flak they catch as being the typically thoughtless gift, in reality gift cards are still really valuable (and not just monetarily) for recipients. They can have personal value, as well as a dollar-amount face value, because the business from which you purchase the card is […]
Photo Album versus Mix-Tape CD Photo Album Compiling photographic memories is a great choice for those you know very well. For long term friends or significant others, choose a series of photos over several months or years. This shows that you appreciate their friendship and the memories, and want to give something that conveys that. […]