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Today 4:29 p.m.

Sophomore forward Cimino to transfer

Sophomore Forward Matt Cimino will transfer out of the men’s basketball program, according to a tweet by CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein Friday afternoon.

4:09 p.m.

GW Hospital names new CEO

Kimberly Russo was named GW Hospital's CEO Friday.

3:51 p.m.

Metro unveils accelerated plan for safety fixes

The Metro will now close at midnight on weekends for track work as part of an expanded work plan.

10:00 a.m.

Knifepoint robbery reported at 17th and H streets

An individual affiliated with GW reported being robbed at knifepoint in the 1700 block of H Street early Friday morning.

Thursday May 5
12:39 p.m.

Former senator, SMPA fellow dies at 82

Robert Bennett, former U.S. Senator and School of Media and Public Affairs fellow, died Wednesday from a stroke and battle with pancreatic cancer.

Wednesday May 4
4:19 p.m.

Op-ed: GW has a long way to go with sexual assault survivor services

As Commencement looms, it's time for me to tell the whole truth about how my sexual assault was handled by the University.

11:12 a.m.
D.C. spent more money on snow cleanup in January than in the past seven years combined. Nicole Radivilov | Hatchet Staff Photographer

D.C. spent $55 million on January snow cleanup

The D.C. Council went into an emergency session Tuesday to vote on how to repay $55 million spent on snow removal during one storm this January.

Tuesday May 3
11:11 p.m.

Order up: Whole Foods adds ramen to its to-go menu

The made-to-order section at the Foggy Bottom location is about to get an upgrade on May 9 when it unveils its newest addition – ramen!

Monday May 2
9:43 p.m.

Championship outlook remains unclear for baseball after VCU loss

If the Colonials lost the series to VCU, it wouldn’t be the end of their hopes to win the A-10 Championship.

2:40 p.m.

GSPM interim director named

Lara Brown will serve as the interim director of the Graduate School of Political Management, the University announced Monday.

Sunday May 1
12:06 a.m.

Colonials split 23-inning doubleheader, lose series against Rams

After 23 total innings, GW split its doubleheader against first-place VCU, dropping the series two games to one despite a thrilling final day of play.

Friday April 29
7:31 p.m.
Robby Metz (left) and Joey Bartosic (right) fist bump teammates prior to a game last weekend. On Friday, the Colonials lost their series opener 3–0 to first-place VCU. Zach Montellaro | Hatchet Staff Photographer

Baseball drops series opener to VCU, thwarts no-hitter in ninth

Junior Joey Bartosic thwarted a VCU no-hitter in the ninth inning, but GW would drop its series opener against the first-place Rams 3–0 at home.

1:55 p.m.
Hatchet File Photo by Andrew Goodman | Senior Staff Photographer

Preview: Baseball vs. VCU

It’s the Colonials' final home series before Commencement weekend, and they’re up against the top team in the Atlantic 10.

1:45 p.m.

Transfer Steeves joins men’s basketball, immediately eligible

Harvard transfer Patrick Steeves has committed to the men’s basketball program according to a report from CBSSports’ Jon Rothstein Friday.

12:58 p.m.

University names three honorary degree recipients

The University announced this week that it will award three people honorary degrees this year at University Commencement.

Wednesday April 27
9:53 p.m.

Weekend Outlook

Enjoy your last weekend before finals with some music and yoga.

12:22 a.m.
Brooke Bean of the women's soccer team accepts the award for "Best Athlete in a Supporting Role" at the Georgey Awards. Dan Rich | Photo Editor

Student athletes honored at 5th annual Georgey Awards

Student athletes, coaches, athletics staff and special guests gathered at Lisner Auditorium Tuesday night for the fifth annual Georgey Awards.

Tuesday April 26
5:00 p.m.

Woman sexually assaulted at 21st Street and Pennsylvania Avenue

A black man wearing a black t-shirt and pants sexually assaulted a female on 21st Street and Pennsylvania Avenue Tuesday afternoon.

Monday April 25
2:44 p.m.

This summer’s hottest restaurant: Bonfire

Guests can experience the campfire-coziness without leaving the District at the Bonfire restaurant on 1132 19th St. NW starting on May 4.

Sunday April 24
4:21 p.m.

GoT Drinks? A Game of Thrones drinking game

“It’s not easy being drunk all the time,” Tyrion Lannister once said.