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.

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 […]

Sex Issue: Kicking it: Students learn self-defense tactics

This story is part of The GW Hatchet’s 2006 Life Section Sex Issue. A man approaches an unsuspecting young woman from behind at a brisk pace. He wraps his arm forcefully around her neck and demands her wallet. As she instinctively kicks her legs back at him, he hollers, “Stop kicking me or I’ll break […]

Sex Issue: A very pornographic St. Patrick’s Day

This story is part of The GW Hatchet’s 2006 Life Section Sex Issue. Junior Jeffrey Parker, a history major from Winston-Salem, N.C., is spending the spring semester in Oxford, England, after also spending the fall term there. Twice a month, he will share his experiences and observations from England as one of GW’s many expats. […]