February 2, 1998

Volume 94, Issue 18

Stories from the February 2, 1998 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Soundtrack exceeds even the greatest expectations

Very few movies can successfully replicate a classic piece of literature. Luckily for the movie’s soundtrack, very few classic pieces of literature have music. Unlike the movie, which opened to grim reviews Friday, the Great Expectations soundtrack (Atlantic Records) lives up to its name. With both big names and two-bit nobodies, the album endlessly entertains […]

RHA open-election amendment fails

The Residence Hall Association rejected a proposed amendment to its constitution Wednesday that would have established campus-wide elections for the organization’s highest-ranking positions. The amendment, proposed by JBKO Hall Representative Adam Green, called for students in all residence halls to elect the president and vice president for programming of RHA after a one-week campaign period. […]

Homecoming events draw above-estimate crowds

This year’s Homecoming gala and the week of events surrounding it drew above-estimate crowds as Student Association and Program Board planners brought traditional, student-organized Homecoming celebration back after two years of overshadowing by University events. “We had not sold as many tickets (for the gala) by Wednesday as we had hoped, but we ended up […]