November 25, 2013

Volume 110, Issue 19

Stories from the November 25, 2013 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Women’s swimming breaks four school records at Patriot Invitational

Both teams showed noticeable improvement at the Patriot Invitational, having had a short break since their last meet against Towson two weeks ago. The program will trek to Puerto Rico for its annual winter break trip, undergoing some intensive training as the swimmers look towards Atlantic 10 Championships in February.

Women’s volleyball’s Cinderella season strikes midnight

You could see the curtains slowly start to close on the women’s volleyball team’s season midway through the third set of their semifinal match against VCU Saturday. GW’s communication started to unravel, balls fell between players and uncharacteristic errors cost the team down the stretch – all contributing to the Colonials’ straight-sets loss to the […]

The Hatchet’s Gift Guide: What techies, foodies and D.C. lovers want

The pressure is on at the end of the semester thanks to more than just final exams — it’s time to face the daunting task of buying gifts for friends and family. Whether you’re shopping for the family members who always has the latest iPhone, the music enthusiast with a penchant for obscure bands or the wild card friend, get inspiration from The Hatchet’s gift guide.

GW lowers expectations for Knapp’s cost-cutting plan

GW decided to no longer count an estimated $25 million worth of projects from the Innovation Task Force this semester because their dollar-earning potential was unrealistic. The new projections soften the ITF’s rapid success that administrators have trumpeted in front of faculty, deans and the Board of Trustees over the past year.

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