February 4, 2013

Volume 109, Issue 38

Stories from the February 4, 2013 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Staff Editorial: A statute of limitations limits victims rights

A student pays tuition and can live in a residence hall, buy food at campus dining halls and go to Student Health Service through the duration of his or her GW career. But if the University’s new sexual assault policy is to take effect, after a year and a half, a student cannot report a […]

Bamboo bikes start new cycle

Matt Wilkins, part of a winning Clinton Global Initiative University team last year, has created a bike-sharing program in cities that lack the cycling infrastructure in D.C.

Librarians trove through Twitter for social media researchers

Correction appended While hashtags and tweets seem to disappear amid the endless torrent of Twitter conversations, the staff at Gelman Library is preserving them for history. Laura Wrubel and Daniel Chudnov, who help run the library’s technology arm, developed a tool, now in its early stages, that gathers data from Twitter to simplify social media […]