Yasmin Hamidi

GW launches venture consulting firm

GW’s newest students include employees of Boeing, Nokia and the CIA, who the University is training through a consulting initiative called GWSolutions. Owned by GW, the company consults and helps design educational curriculums for private companies and government agencies. Company CEO Roger Whitaker said GWSolutions, which incorporated last August, has found a way to take […]

Larry King hosts Web cast from GW hospital

Larry King returned to GW Hospital Thursday afternoon to host a live Web cast of a cardiac catheterization, a heart procedure both King and Vice President Dick Cheney have undergone at the hospital. Hospital spokeswoman Marti Harris said the hospital conducted the Web cast because GW hopes to educate the public on the dangers of […]

Sorting methods cause mail delays

Late payment of bills, stale cupcakes and missed application deadlines are just some of the misfortunes GW students report this year because of late mail. “I don’t get my mail on time at all,” said sophomore Colleen O’Gara, a Strong Hall resident. “Anything sent to me as overnight mail takes at least four to five […]

Jazz Legend performs at WRGW

More than 100 GW students, families and D.C. residents packed the hallway outside the WRGW radio studio in the Marvin Center basement Sunday morning, hoping to catch a glimpse of legendary vocalist Tony Bennett. Bennett, 75, was a guest at GW’s radio station on the “Capital Jazz Show,” a weekly program of music and conversation […]