October 22, 2012

Volume 109, Issue 21

Stories from the October 22, 2012 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

J Street to offer rewards through smartphone app

Students will be able to rack up points for free meals at J Street starting this month. GW is one of a dozen schools with Sodexo dining that will offer student customers rewards through a smartphone app called QBOT, designed to list coupons and alerts about sales. Director of Campus Support Services Nancy Haaga said […]

Locals fight campus construction

The President Condominium, the only non-GW building along a chunk of I Street, has for 71 years watched the University spend hundreds of millions of dollars razing and erecting new buildings.


Monday Foreign Policy Debate Watch the third presidential debate with live analysis from Washington correspondents like NBC News’ Richard Engel and Foreign Policy’s Susan Glasser. Jack Morton Auditorium – 8 p.m. Tuesday Chemical Risk Assessments Discuss policies that could improve safety procedures for chemical use in a workshop hosted by the Trachtenberg School of Public […]

Bakery to bring taste of France to campus

A new cafe will bring a Parisian twist to The Shops at 2000 Penn next month. The old-fashioned French eatery PAUL Bakery will move into Foggy Bottom Nov. 15, the company’s president and CEO Philippe Sanchez said last week. The cafe, known for its pastries, crepes and sandwiches, will seat nearly 80 customers, becoming the […]