February 2, 2012

Volume 108, Issue 38

Stories from the February 2, 2012 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Students call on peers to prevent sexual assault

Student leaders across the District are battling stereotypes with a new national campaign calling on college-aged men to prevent sexual assault.   A national organization called Men Can Stop Rape, which works with GW, Georgetown and American universities as well as several local high school chapters, seeks to create what it calls a “bystander intervention […]

Crime Log

Simple Assault 1/25/12 – 12:44 a.m. Location: 900 block of 24th Street Case closed A student reported to the University Police Department that he had a verbal altercation with three students at McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon and the fight became physical. When officers arrived, the subjects fled but were later identified. Referred for disciplinary action […]

Final shots fall short in defeat

It’s not often that a basketball game doubles as a history lesson. When the Colonials traveled to the Cintas Center last season, they held a slim lead at halftime off the strength of their three-point shots, before falling prey to second-half Xavier runs. Wednesday, the Colonials were up five at the half, off the strength […]

Getting down and derby

A swarm of helmets, kneepads and sparkly shorts sped around the D.C. armory track Saturday. Ladies with names deriving from political figures to sexuality skated into each other as part of the city’s most vicious sport.


Thursday Asian Film Series: ‘1911’ The Organization of Asian Studies will screen Jackie Chan’s 100th film, which dramatizes the decline of the Qing Dynasty in China and the violent rebellion that brought it down. The movie will play in Mandarin with English subtitles. Gelman Library – 6 to 8:10 p.m. ‘Crazy, Stupid, Love.’ Ryan Gosling, […]