September 13, 2012

Volume 109, Issue 10

Stories from the September 13, 2012 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Crime Log

Robbery, Pickpocket 09/05/12 – 7:15 to 8 p.m. Location: Whole Foods Market – Case closed A student reported to the University Police Department that his backpack was stolen from his side while he was eating inside the store. –Referred to the Metropolitan Police Department Unlawful Entry 09/06/12 – 4:16 p.m. Location: Marvin Center – Case […]

Weir brings new approach to cross country

Terry Weir was always one of the fastest kids in the schoolyard. Still, when the head cross country coach’s friends tried to convince him to make running his sport, Weir was not swayed. It wasn’t until he was cut from his middle school hoops team that Weir ditched the hardwood for the track – without […]

GW slips one slot in U.S. News ranking

GW continued its more than decade-long dance around the top 50 schools in the country, dropping to No. 51 in the U.S. News and World Report rankings Tuesday. The slight slump reflects a tepid showing in categories like six-year graduation rate, acceptance rate and standardized test scores, holding GW back, despite improvements in freshman retention […]