May 20, 2013

Volume 110, Issue 2

Stories from the May 20, 2013 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Kellianne King: Make study abroad affordable for everyone

I am about to head home after spending five months in Dublin. Studying abroad has brought new friends, unforgettable sight-seeing and, of course, a lot of Guinness. But it has also brought plenty of financial stress. Several times a month, I found myself anxiously checking my bank balance, particularly before buying tickets to a theater […]

Pressure eases off Science and Engineering Hall fundraising

Low interest rates are easing the $275 million funding burden for the Science and Engineering Hall, allowing GW to rely less heavily on fundraising and government dollars to complete construction of its largest academic building. The good financial news comes as GW struggles to lure donors to fund the building’s construction costs and as federal […]

A half-century career comes to a close for religion professor

Hundreds of books burst from shelves, congest boxes and compress the five worn, mismatched seats in professor Dewey Wallace’s 2106 G St. office. Some chronicle Wallace’s speciality, Christian history. Others focus on contemporary theology or era-specific religious studies. His post-retirement plans, then, are not surprising: “No big, dramatic plans,” Wallace said. “Just catching up on […]