November 3, 2011

Volume 108, Issue 24

Stories from the November 3, 2011 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

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Thursday Challenges in Corporate Governance Two panels will assess the impact of the Dodd-Frank Act on American financial institutions. The discussions will focus on how the Wall Street legislation impacted functions both outside and inside the boardroom. Jacob Burns Law Library – 5:30 p.m. Friday Fall hayride Join Program Board on its annual venture to […]

Playing for her country

Junior midfielder Adriana Moya was missing from the Colonials lineup for three A-10 games this season, but it wasn’t due to injury. Moya’s family hails from Chile and the midfielder was tapped this year to compete for the country in the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico. The second-largest multi-sport event in the world, […]

Men’s water polo seeded fourth in Southern championships

For the past three years, the Colonials have been halted in their postseason run at the Southern Division Championship. But after defeating rival Johns Hopkins twice this season, the Colonials, seeded fourth entering the tournament, are approaching their coming match against the Blue Jays with the intention of ending this streak. The last time GW’s […]

Police arrest two armed suspects near campus boundaries

Metropolitan Police officers arrested two individuals near campus Monday night, shortly after a shooting in Georgetown and a fight near the Foggy Bottom Metro brought a slew of cop cars and onlookers to the area. Multiple gunshots echoed near 28th and M streets starting at 10:49 p.m., according to police documents. The shooting and the […]

Text message alert system plans released

The University’s top security officer pledged Tuesday that GW would quickly implement a text message alert system to notify the community of threats, and apologized for its lagging response to the near-campus arrest of two armed juveniles late Monday. Students laid heavy criticism on the University for a gap in communication while two armed suspects […]