April 6, 1998

Volume 94, Issue 34

Stories from the April 6, 1998 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Gelman stretches toward top shelf

After a recent visit to Gelman Library, the American Research Library Association will vote in October to determine whether GW’s library is on par with top research facilities. University Librarian Jack Siggins said if and when GW is invited to join the association, it will be a sign of what GW already is – “a […]

Upcoming Games

B-baseballMT-men’s tennisWT-women’s tennis Monday: WT at George Mason-2:30 p.m. Tuesday: B vs. Richmond-3 p.m.MT at Princeton-3 p.m. Wednesday: B at James Madison-3 p.m.WT at American-2:30 p.m. Thursday: MT at Navy-2:30 p.m.

Former Clinton aide to teach at GW

Lanny Davis, former special counsel to President Bill Clinton, will teach a class on damage control next fall in the School of Media and Public Affairs. Davis oversaw press relations during the campaign finance scandal, and was in charge of releasing potentially damaging information to the media. He appeared on numerous television programs defending the […]

GW’s gymnasts place sixth of seven teams at regionals

The GW gymnastics team entered Saturday’s 1998 NCAA Southeastern Regional Championships in Athens, Ga. as the sixth seed at the meet. When the meet was over, the team had finished in sixth place with a team score of 191.150 in what was most likely the final competition of the season for GW. The University of […]

Insider offers interview tips to grads

(U-WIRE) The truth about interviewing is that most initial interviews only last about 5 minutes. Oh sure, the actual interview always takes longer than that – 30 minutes, 45 minutes. Sometimes even an hour. But the interview is typically over in just five minutes. In that first five minutes of the interview, I will have […]

Confusing GW sports lingo is not a `hit’

If you read the story about the GW gymnastics team in last Thursday’s edition of The Hatchet (God bless those who did), you may have noticed the many times the word “hit” was used. Nearly every member of the team quoted in the story talked about how they wanted to “hit” this weekend at the […]

Baseball team continues turnaround, wins three

A year ago, it took the GW baseball team an entire season to win 21 games. What a difference a year makes. With 17 games remaining this season, the Colonials have nearly matched their win total from last season. GW reached 20 wins by winning two out of three games at Duquesne this weekend. The […]


In the April 3 edition of The GW Hatchet the article “GW revamps image with redesigned logo” (p.2) wrongly identified the candidate for redesign. The University plans to create a new logo that will appear on basketball team uniforms, mugs and T-shirts, but will not replace the current word mark.

Women’s water polo hosts tourney

The GW women’s water polo club beat the University of Richmond and Georgetown University, but lost to the University of Maryland and the University of Pennsylvania in a home tournament the team hopes will become an annual event. GW opened the tournament with a 9-3 loss Friday to a talented team from Maryland, which has […]