March 27, 2006

Volume 102, Issue 50

Stories from the March 27, 2006 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Theater professor Garner dies

Professor Nate Garner, a 38-year veteran of the Theater and Dance Department, died March 22 after a brief battle with viral pneumonia. He was 63 years old. “Professor Garner’s passing is a great loss to our department … Nate was a gifted, demanding teacher and mentor, a dedicated adviser to our students, and a wonderful […]

Softball gets home sweep

GW softball fans came out to the Mount Vernon Campus with their lawn chairs in tow Sunday afternoon to enjoy the team’s doubleheader sweep of Rhode Island as well as free hamburgers and hotdogs outside the Mount Vernon Pub. GW (16-12, 3-3 Atlantic 10) brought their record to .500 in conference play, bouncing back from […]

University selects CCAS interim dean

Political science professor Lee Sigelman was appointed interim dean of the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences earlier this month and has already begun working with outgoing Dean William Frawley to prepare for the transition at the end of the semester. Frawley announced in February that he will be leaving GW at the end of […]

UW program hopes to integrate Web with courses

In an attempt to create a more effective University Writing Program, administrators are increasing recruitment of undergraduate and graduate assistants, and pushing for more integration of the Internet with courses. UW’s development program involves the training and employment of undergraduate and graduate “preceptors.” The other half of the initiative is an effort to work to […]

SMPA narrows director search to four

As college basketball fans root for their teams in the upcoming Final Four, the School of Media and Public Affairs has selected its own final four candidates for the next permanent director of the school. SMPA officials announced the candidates – all of whom have high-profile experience in the national media – at Thursday night’s […]

A GW Hatchet Life Special: The Sex Issue

When college students think of sex, we think of, well, the adjacent photo. Sex not only intrigues us because of its physical aspects, but also because of who’s doing it, where it’s done and why it sometimes doesn’t happen like it’s supposed to. We also shouldn’t lose sight of sex’s dangerous and deadly facets, among […]

SA Guide: SA Senate hopefuls list

This story is part of The GW Hatchet’s 2006 SA Election Guide. U-At Large (Two seats available) Marc Abanto (Real GW) Chris Brooks (GWUnited) Maggie Desmond Max Holland (Real GW) Nicole Lennon (GWUnited) Daniel November (The College Party) Ogheneruemu (OG) Oyiborhoro Casey Rose (The College Party) SEAS-U (Two seats available) Vishal Aswani (Real GW) Mike […]

SA Guide: SA presidential candidate profiles

This story is part of The GW Hatchet’s 2006 SA Election Guide. Presidential Candidates Morgan Corr Year: Junior Hometown: Pittsburgh Major: Political science Clubs/Activities/Job: Sigma Chi fraternity, GW Philosophy Department SA Experience: Current executive vice president, former SA senator Slate or Ticket: Real GW Web site: Endorsements: The International Affairs Society, The College Democrats, […]

SA Guide: SA campaign slogans

This story is part of The GW Hatchet’s 2006 SA Election Guide. Marc Abanto “Kills 100% of student problems,” with picture of hand sanitizer At-large undergraduate Senate candidate Daniel Bernstein “Smarter than your average bear,” with photo of the Berenstein Bears CCAS undergraduate Senate candidate The College Party – slate “Cut the BS” with a […]

Sex Issue: Chick and Dick

This story is part of The GW Hatchet’s 2006 Life Section Sex Issue. They’re baaaack – and STD-free. We’ve tracked down The Hatchet’s straight-talking sex advice columnists Chick and Dick from years’ past. After a year-and-a-half hiatus, they’re back for one issue to give their signature raunchy takes on everyday college student sex queries. Getting […]