Editor-in-Chief, The GW Hatchet

Priya Anand is the editor in chief of The GW Hatchet, the independent student-run newspaper at George Washington University. A senior originally from New Jersey, she became an editor at the paper her sophomore year, gradually ascending to the paper’s top post.

At The Hatchet, Anand manages the editorial staff, overseeing and editing all content for the twice-weekly print edition and the daily gwhatchet.com. Anand has covered academics, crime, politics and lawsuits in the last four years and plans to graduate in summer 2013. She has also spent time in the Washington bureaus Hearst Newspapers and the New York Daily News, covering Congress, campaign finance and elections.