Rachel Lee

Night Life: Quirky & Fun

Sometimes you just wanna do something strange, fun or crazy. Try some of these next time a sense of adventure strikes. Headline The Gibson Your first time approaching the unmarked black door of this speakeasy-style bar, you will wonder what the magic password is. There’s no password but reservations are recommended at this vintage, glamorous, […]

Night Life: Traditional GW

As much as you want to roam the gems and explore the secrets of the District, there are times when you should acknowledge you are a student at heart and stay close to home. Check out these typical locales where you’re bound to run into more than a few classmates.

Welcome back in the year…

With the large influx of students returning this fall to GW, it is easy to take for granted the institution we know, and what exactly we are being “welcomed back” to every fall.

Bringing Shakespeare to life

It seems impossible for some to imagine anything exciting and new about that notoriously long-winded author William Shakespeare. He wrote centuries ago in an English tongue that hardly resembles our speech today.

Navigating Welcome Week events

In the midst of planning the busy semester ahead, making sense of Welcome Week should be the least of your worries. The Hatchet is here to help with a guide to events planned for your first days back.

Are you new? Your questions answered here

For at least the fall semester, freshmen stand out. To help make your adjustment to life in D.C. a little smoother, The Hatchet compiled a list of questions only freshmen ask. Learn the answers now, so when you return to campus in the fall, you don’t give yourself away too easily. “Why are people mad […]