September 27, 2012

Volume 109, Issue 14

Stories from the September 27, 2012 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Crime Log

Destruction 09/17/12 – 9 p.m. Location: 20th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue Case closed A female student reported to the University Police Department that she had an altercation with a pedestrian. As she drove past him, he struck her side mirror, nearly tearing it off.No identifiable suspect Robbery Pick-Pocket/ Credit Card Fraud 09/19/12 – 1:30 to […]

Darkness forces plays out of Lisner

The Fourteenth Grade Players were stuck in darkness three days before opening night. Facing a broken light board at the Lisner Downstage – a small, blackbox theater in the auditorium’s basement – just before their annual Welcome Back One-Acts would take the stage, the cast and crew made a last-minute move Tuesday to the Dorothy […]

Admissions office launches ‘Only at GW’ website

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions is latching onto a catchphrase from the Twittersphere as it completes a six-month social media project. The University launched an “Only At GW” website Wednesday – a flashy, interactive website using student stories to link the GW experience with D.C. The site allows prospective students to sort GW headlines, tweets […]

Researchers decode health care law

As the Affordable Care Act enters a critical phase and government workers pore over its regulations, they are leaning on GW public health researchers to help put the controversial law in place. Health Reform GPS, a website run by researchers in the School of Public Health and Health Services, is a “one-stop shop for Affordable […]


Thursday Technology Town Hall Talk technology on campus with the Division of Information Technology and GW’s Chief Information Officer David Steinour. Marvin Center, Continental Ballroom – 10 a.m. to noon Friday The Great Economics Debate Hear from federal budget experts – former U.S. senator Alan Simpson and former White House chief of staff Erskine Bowles […]