May 13, 2013

Volume 110, Issue 1

Stories from the May 13, 2013 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Trevor Marsden: We’re not asking the right questions

For undergraduates securing their diplomas this week, their four-year journey began with one question: “Why GW?” Answer that application question with gusto, decisiveness and political acumen, and students could follow a graduation path ending in the shadow of the Washington Monument. But for too many students, that journey also ends with piles of debt. And […]

New Faculty Senate leader brings close administrative ties

Media Credit: Delaney Walsh | Photo Editor Scheherazade Rehman, the new chair of the Faculty Senate executive committee, said the faculty advisory group will look to build closer ties with administrators. An administrative insider has been picked to lead the Faculty Senate, bringing with her a background that she said will allow for more collaboration […]

Justin Peligri: Words matter in sexual assault policy

Words matter. And they are especially important when etched into University policy that affects the safety and security of thousands of students, professors and staffers. An 8,000-word sexual assault policy is the most recent string of words that holds this kind of influence. And in a Faculty Senate meeting Friday, professors scrutinized its wording, unfairly […]