September 4, 2007

Volume 104, Issue 5

Stories from the September 4, 2007 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Video Valentines: GW couples use webcams to keep in touch

For junior Emily Metz, keeping in touch with her long-distance boyfriend is as easy as minimizing her Microsoft Word document and maximizing his live feed from New York. Metz and boyfriend Josh Meredith use a Web camera to keep in touch. It’s a real-time camera that allows you to send a video of yourself to […]

Under the covers: “Samson finds his strength”

We’ve got a secret surprise hiding under our covers this year. The Hatchet will bring you two anonymous columnists – a guy and a girl – to report on sex at GW. This week we uncover Samson, our male sex columnist. Editor’s note: Names have been changed to protect the naughty. It took me quite […]


In “An escape from the concrete jungle,” (Aug. 30, p. B10) The Hatchet mistakenly identified ISS as Internet Security Systems. The acronym stands for Information Systems and Services. In “New faces in relations,” (Aug. 30, p. A9) The Hatchet mistakenly identified Adrienne Rulnick and John Kudless as Adrienne Kudless and John Rulnick. The Hatchet also […]

Campus Calendar

Tuesday Ice Cream with GW and the community Enjoy FREE ice cream with your friendly Foggy Botton/West End neighbors and the GW community. 3 to 5 p.m. Kogan Plaza Sponsored by the Student Activities Center and D.C. Foggy Bottom West End Affairs. Wednesday Outdoor adventure festival Learn about the exciting opportunities GW offers in the […]

Staff Editorial: West End development gone about in the wrong way

Developments over the summer to sell the land currently occupied by the West End Library and firehouse on an “emergency” basis to a real estate development company is cause for concern not only for neighbors but also for the integrity of the D.C. City Council. The most alarming element is not the actual proposed development, […]

Snapshot: Food Frenzy

Media Credit: Ryder Haske/assistant photo editor Freshmen Jaycee Sternlieb, Molly Lukash, Ashley Soble and Jeriel Kessel (l to r) bring plastic bags filled with groceries back from Safeway. The students purchased their provisions with Colonial Cash.

Lizzie Wozobski: Give a little bit back to D.C.

If I had to wear one of those T-shirts tourists buy off the street corners in big-cities, mine wouldn’t say I Love NY. Do I like New York? Of course. But I love D.C. Anyone can see the beauty and history permeating Washington, both of which add to a unique GW experience. Yet take a […]

Professor pens book on the science behind the Bible

GW Classics Professor Eric H. Cline may have sold more than 10,000 copies of his most recent book, “From Eden to Exile,” but that does not mean he is receiving praise for his publication. “From Eden to Exile” uses known evidence in an attempt to solve biblical mysteries including the Garden of Eden, Noah’s Ark, […]