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.

New finance degree will be first to require double major

The GW School of Business will require students seeking a new bachelor of science in finance to double major outside of the college, a first for the school. The degree, approved Friday by the Board of Trustees, will open up class options for finance students by significantly cutting the number of required business administration courses […]

With an eye on the internet, fundraising office expands donor base

The University’s first-ever fundraising contest through social media drew in 2,600 voting participants in its first 48 hours, but less than a quarter of those shelled out cash. The High Five Challenge, which pitted dozens of University groups and departments against each other to collect votes online, pulled in $35,000 from about 600 donors, nearly […]