April 22, 2013

Volume 109, Issue 57

Stories from the April 22, 2013 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Is this a headline or just a placeholder?

At last. My first byline. Thankfully, I don’t have to cover a D.C. Council meeting or write a column about the drawbacks of J Street to earn this honor. And even more thankfully for me, I don’t have to interview a single person to write this piece. Until now, my name has never graced that […]

UPD faces flak for off-campus responses

The University Police Department will change off-campus response protocol after years of illegally operating outside its jurisdiction. UPD is commissioned by the Metropolitan Police Department to enforce, arrest and carry weapons on GW-owned, operated and leased land and can only overstep those boundaries while chasing a suspect. But officers have been reprimanded by MPD in […]

Budding entrepreneurs take on Business Plan Competition

Droves of men and women donned suits, packing into Duques Hall Friday to discuss ideas ranging from medical technology to a tooth-brushing phone application to D.C.’s first kombucha brewery. This past Friday was the final round of the GW Business Plan Competition, in which eight groups of student finalists competed for a $25,000 first-place cash […]