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Torrez impresses as women's swimming rookie

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:08:36 +0000

For freshman swimmer Jackie Torrez, the transition to competing at the collegiate level has gone off without a hitch in a standout rookie season.

Some RAs raise concerns about unionization process, outcomes

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:08:30 +0000

Some RAs voiced concerns after the filing that unionization could strain relationships with both residents and supervisors by adding a third party union.

Business school hiring to replace adjuncts in finance program

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:08:25 +0000

More than a year after full-time faculty refused to teach master’s of finance courses following pay cuts, the business school is hiring for the department.

With eye toward community relations, MPD to use new patrol model

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:08:20 +0000

The new sector model will divide each of D.C.'s seven existing patrol districts into three sectors to improve accountability and increase response time.

Staff Editorial: Course evaluations should be public

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:08:17 +0000

Course evaluations have the potential to be helpful to students, faculty and administrators – but GW's current evaluation format isn't much help at all.

Laura Castro Lindarte: Trump's pick for attorney general highlights need for affirmative action support

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:08:13 +0000

It’s important for students who want universities to become more diverse to be cognizant of potential changes to affirmative action policies.

Sydney Erhardt: Students deserve free digital news subscriptions

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:08:10 +0000

You won’t find many 18 to 24 year olds with inky fingers from flipping through print newspapers, but my generation is far from newsless.

Crime log

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:08:03 +0000

Crime log - A faculty member reported receiving harassing emails and text messages and threatening phone calls from a GW student.

Women's basketball's Martins finds groove in Atlantic 10 play

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:08:00 +0000

In her first and only year as a Colonial, Martins has found another gear in A-10 play and has been a integral part of women’s basketball’s 13-6 record.

Economics professors add materials to prep students for college math

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:07:53 +0000

Faculty in the economics department are helping students who struggle with the math required in introductory microeconomics courses.

Crepes, coffee to try at Point Chaud Café & Crêpes

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:07:50 +0000

Point Chaud Café & Crêpes will be filling the vacant space in Duques Hall that was the former home of GDub Java.

Visualized - Attendance at Marches on Washington

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:07:45 +0000

Visualized - Attendance at Marches on Washington

Conflicted sentiments drive students to inauguration, protests

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:07:39 +0000

Students were front and center this weekend as throngs descended upon D.C. for what many called an intensive and mixed weekend of celebration and protest.

Peer education program on personal health, sexual assault to launch next year

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:07:35 +0000

The Colonial Health Center collaborated with the Title IX Office and the Center for Career Services to develop a new peer education program.

After years in development, GW Listens gets off the ground

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:07:30 +0000

After years of development and a delayed opening, GW’s first anonymous peer hotline opened Sunday.

Economic diversity lacking in GW student body: study

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:07:26 +0000

GW draws a lower percentage of its student body from low and middle income bracket households than its peer institutions and neighboring universities.

English professor's book digs deep into Earth

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:07:22 +0000

English professor Jeffrey Cohen dives deeper into the understanding of our planet in his new book, Earth.

MPD faces high costs to increase police force size

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 05:07:20 +0000

Although it can cost around $75,000 to hire a new officer, D.C. Council members said the bill is necessary to reducing crime in the city.

D.C. tourism, businesses expect economic boost from inauguration

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 05:49:20 +0000

The District expects to draw as many as 1 million visitors to the city for the inauguration and surrounding protests, and to generate $1 billion.

Multi-year Marvin Center renovations officially begin

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 05:49:16 +0000

The multi-year, phased renovations to transform the second floor area into a “living room” concept are underway.