April 25, 2011

Volume 107, Issue 59

Stories from the April 25, 2011 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Notes of diversity

Lucky Dub was formed in D.C., but the band’s musical influences and members are not defined by the District. About to set off on a show-filled summer, the funk-inspired band has certainly come a long way from playing at Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity house parties. The diverse 11-member band – with strong foundations in reggae […]

Letter to the Editor

The purpose of the athletics review, forums I want to personally thank the more than 300 members of the GW community who have participated in two open forums on the future of athletics at the University. GW President Steven Knapp and I, along with members of the University-wide athletics steering committee, have participated in both […]

Student work pushes rights case to high court

Mark De Barros and Alexandra Sanchez poured over documents and researched case history like the rest of their GW Law School peers this semester. But the two students’ work will have real implications when the Inter-American Court of Human Rights hears Veléz v. Colombia next year – the case of Colombian journalist Richard Veléz, who […]

Emily Cahn: A bittersweet end

Each year, graduating editors are given 30 final column inches – “30” was historically used to signify the end of a story – to reflect on their time at The Hatchet, published in the final issues of the year. I’ve thought about this day for months. The day my Hatchet career would end. The day […]

Viktors Dindzans: Worth all the efforts

Each year, graduating editors are given 30 final column inches – “30” was historically used to signify the end of a story – to reflect on their time at The Hatchet, published in the final issues of the year. It was around 1 a.m. one night during my freshman year, and I was getting ready […]

Goals completed by top Student Association leaders

As they close their terms as the Student Association’s top leaders, SA President Jason Lifton and Executive Vice President Rob Maxim said they are proud of the progress their administration made in tackling some of the student body’s biggest complaints. Lifton and Maxim made headway on five student ires – Student Judicial Services, 4-RIDE, affordability […]

Erica Steinberg: Four years, countless memories

Each year, graduating editors are given 30 final column inches – “30” was historically used to signify the end of a story – to reflect on their time at The Hatchet, published in the final issues of the year. For me, there is no GW without The GW Hatchet. It’s been a part of my […]