January 12, 2015

Volume 111, Issue 21

Stories from the January 12, 2015 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Staff Editorial: Thumbs up, thumbs down

The Hatchet’s editorial board looks at some of the biggest news from winter break, including the opening of the new Colonial Health Center and GW’s decision to give City Hall residents a partial refund.

Snapshot

Media Credit: Katie Causey | Hatchet Staff Photographer Following a vigil for transgender teen Leelah Alcorn, who committed suicide in December, protestors marched toward the Department of Justice in a rally for the rights of transgender and gender non-conforming individuals, organized by the D.C. Trans Power Coalition.

GW’s win streak proves team can do it all

The expectations for this team were high, bolstered by the league’s best frontcourt. But the Colonials look ready to exceed them, and not just because of their one-two punch up front and noteworthy +15.2 rebounding margin.

Crime Log

Robbery Pick Pocket 2300 block of I Street 1/1/15 – 9:55 p.m. Case closed A man reported that his cell phone was stolen while using the Foggy Bottom Metro station escalator. The Metropolitan Police Department was at the scene and detained one possible subject. Metro Transit Police were notified and responded. The detained subject was […]