The Hatchet sat down with U Street business owners, residents and entertainers to discuss how high rent prices and the influx of new residents into the neighborhood is pushing out its unique history.
The Hatchet talked with George Glass, a senior who raised more than $3,500 for GW Mutual Aid by eating a sock on Instagram live.
Junior Brandon Hill, the current Student Association president, is running to remain in the position for another year.
Junior Hannah Edwards, the former Student Association vice president for diversity and inclusion, is vying for SA president.
Junior Christian Zidouemba, a junior studying international business and international affairs, is running for SA president for the second straight year.
Junior Charles Aborisade, SA finance committee chair, is running for president.
Sofia Packer, a Student Association senator and member of the diversity and inclusion assembly, is running for SA vice president.
Sophomore Kate Carpenter, the current chair of the student life committee and an SA senator, is running for vice president.
For the fourth installment of The Hatchet’s Spring Spotlight Series, we talked with GW African Development Initiative co-founder Ayooluwa Akintayo, who was nominated for founding the organization.
Chinatown’s population boomed to more than 1,500 residents of Chinese heritage between 1930 and 1950, but that number dropped to just more than 300 residents this year. The area has a long history – by the late 1800s, the Chinese population began to grow in the District. But it wasn’t until Federal Triangle was developed in the […]