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.

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. […]

Sex Issue: AIDS in the District

This story is part of The GW Hatchet’s 2006 Life Section Sex Issue. As part of freshman Hayley Richardson’s volunteer work, she makes and distributes condom kits and crack kits. Distributing free condoms and clean syringes, Richardson regularly works with Prevention Works, an organization striving to reduce the spread of HIV in the nation’s capital. […]

Michael Barnett: Bathroom sex: it happens here

This story is part of The GW Hatchet’s 2006 Life Section Sex Issue. There’s something about a five-by-two elevated cubicle and a toilet that is ideal for anonymous male sex. Ever since the advent of public restrooms, men have been having intercourse in them. You’d think that GW, with its relatively clean, well-trafficked facilities, would […]

Sex Issue: The sexual culture of spring break

This story is part of The GW Hatchet’s 2006 Life Section Sex Issue. Maybe it’s because students need to let off steam after a week of midterm exams. Maybe it’s because everyone in sight is wearing a bathing suit (or less). Maybe it’s because the media has encouraged a culture of spring break indulgence and […]

Sex Issue: Gay GW: What about the women?

This story is part of The GW Hatchet’s 2006 Life Section Sex Issue. It seems like every girl has that one gay friend she adores. He’s funny, hip and sensitive, and many girls wish they could find a straight guy who is more like him. GW is not lacking these types of men – it […]

SA Guide: SA president’s highs and lows

This story is part of The GW Hatchet’s 2006 SA Election Guide. As six students are vying for the highest position in student government this week, the man currently occupying the spot said that despite the perks of the job, being Student Association president has its lows. A distinct name coupled with an imposing 6-foot-5 […]

U.S. to release stats on student drug violators

The U.S. Department of Education has agreed to release a demographic breakdown of the 200,000 students denied federal aid due to drug convictions, settling a lawsuit filed last month by the advocacy group Students for a Sensible Drug Policy. “This is a huge victory,” said Tom Angell, SSDP’s campaigns director. “We’re very excited.” The settlement […]

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Monday MRW: Taste My World Travel the world through food with this tasting event. 8 to 10 p.m. 1959 E Street Rooftop Sponsored by Multicultural Student Services Center REAL Conversations: More Than a Hook Up – Exploring College Relationships Come debate what makes college relationships so complex, and when hooking up becomes a relationship. 7 […]