March 26, 2012

Volume 108, Issue 50

Stories from the March 26, 2012 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Staff Editorial: Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down

The Hatchet’s wrap up of GW’s ups and downs Spring events The past few weeks have been the epitome of the phrase “only at GW.” First there was the debate between Lawrence O’Donnell and Ann Coulter hosted by the College Democrats, College Republicans and the Student Association. Last week, Ben Bernanke gave the first two […]

Researchers to face stricter ethics policy

Changes to the conflict of interest policy that binds the University’s researchers were presented to a faculty governing body Friday, the first formal step to put GW in line with guidelines mandated by one of its largest sources of grants. Health researchers who work with federal dollars will soon face stricter disclosure rules for grants. […]

Jacob Garber: Opening GW’s classrooms to the world

Imagine a world where any room with an Internet connection could be transformed into a classroom. Professors would lecture, administer homework and exams and guide students toward mastery of the subject from potentially thousands of miles away – extending the University’s influence far beyond the confines of the District. To capitalize on these possibilities, the […]