February 18, 2014

Volume 110, Issue 26

Stories from the February 18, 2014 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Sarah Blugis: Practice makes perfect for SA candidates

This isn’t necessarily about ego stroking: The opportunity is extremely valuable for those budding politicos who participate. Every student with political aspirations has the opportunity to try out that career on a smaller scale.

Faculty diversity rates still stagnant

Reed said faculty diversity in higher education “is probably the toughest nut to crack” because many professors have earned tenure and could remain at GW for decades, compared to students who arrive and graduate each year.

Spencer Tait: The unspoken international campus divide

GW, essentially, has two student bodies: international students and American ones. And though I’ve only been here a few months, I sense an overwhelming “us versus them” mentality that acts as a complete obstacle to a positive coexistence.