September 2, 2005

Volume 102, Issue 6

Stories from the September 2, 2005 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

WEB UPDATE: Bookstore dismisses employee over scam

Posted Friday, Sept. 2, 3:10 p.m. The GW Bookstore is believed to have dismissed one employee for allegedly giving customers a 10 percent discount on their purchases in exchange for a small cash payment. Two students told The Hatchet that a cashier tried to make the deal with them Tuesday afternoon between 1 and 1:30 […]

University offers assistance to displaced students

GW, along with dozens of other universities across the country, will allow students from Tulane University and several other institutions in the New Orleans area to take classes here after Hurricane Katrina forced schools to delay their semesters. Students from the Gulf area looking to take classes at GW would be enrolled as non-degree students […]

Trachtenberg to receive business leader award

Despite being the leader of a nonprofit university, President Stephen Joel Trachtenberg has been named Business Leader of the Year by the D.C. Chamber of Commerce. Trachtenberg will receive the award on Oct. 29 at the annual Chamber’s Choice Awards, a gala where the chamber recognizes a business leader in several categories. GW’s president served […]