February 16, 2012

Volume 108, Issue 42

Stories from the February 16, 2012 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Pellom takes it to the rim for the Colonials

It starts with awe. Junior forward David Pellom watches a teammate cut deftly around an opponent, making a perfect play, and he’s momentarily stunned, appreciating the skill unfolding before him. Before he knows it, he’s moving too – racing – his heart pounding, the sounds of the game fading away until it’s just him and […]

Career services to specialize support

Starting this summer, GW’s career services will offer industry-specific support to better prepare students to enter an increasingly competitive economy. The University plans to hire more than a dozen staff members to provide specialized job advice for undergraduates in all majors – a departure from the existing school-based systems that offer an uneven approach to […]

Former medical chief made emeritus

John “Skip” Williams, formerly one of the University’s most powerful administrators, was granted professor emeritus status by the Board of Trustees last Friday. The Board’s approval of Williams as emeritus professor of anesthesiology and critical care medicine was the first public mention that he left the University Dec. 31, after he unexpectedly went on a […]