April 30, 2012

Volume 108, Issue 60

Stories from the April 30, 2012 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

GW steps up teacher training

The University will offer its 500 graduate teaching assistants, many of whom will seek careers as professors, a chance to pick up classroom tips through a new faculty program.

Bar Belle: Drinks, fun and games on Capitol Hill

Trusty’s Where: 1420 Pennsylvania Ave., SE Cover: No Carded: Yes Happy Hour: Monday through Friday, 4 to 7 p.m., $1 off all drafts and rail drinks Bar Bells: Our Bar Belle roams around D.C. reviewing bars as she sees fit – if she can see straight after visiting them. In a political town where happy […]

Women’s lacrosse falls in Atlantic 10 semifinals

The Colonials took the field against top-ranked Massachusetts Friday in the semifinals of the Atlantic 10 tournament and saw the Minutewomen explode immediately on a 5-0 scoring run. By halftime, GW (10-7, 4-3) managed to put just three in the net, while Massachusetts added five more scores to go up by seven. After the break, […]

Writing program to expand student support

The newly announced permanent leader of the University Writing Program will work to tailor its support to non-native English speakers and students with disabilities, with the ultimate goal of crafting GW’s services into a national model. Associate professor of writing and religion Derek Malone-France – whose hire was announced April 24, after he spent two […]