September 6, 2012

Volume 109, Issue 8

Stories from the September 6, 2012 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

A campus and a county with room to grow

Scattered along Route 7 in leafy Ashburn, Va. sit four University buildings. Inside, engineers simulate car crashes, and nursing students draw fake blood from dummy patients. Outside, businesses popping up have accelerated job growth in Loudoun County over the past decade. And because of GW’s ties with the Loudoun County and Virginia governments, developments inside […]

Push for students to take more Vern classes fails

The University launched a campaign this fall to push students to take more courses on the Mount Vernon Campus. Advisers, administrators and professors are encouraging undergraduates over email and in person to take multiple classes on the Vern as part of a “Two Two” campaign, Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs and Planning Forrest Maltzman. […]