Hatchet: Unfunny I am writing you about the “Screw the Ellipse!” editorial in The Hatchet (April Fool’s Day edition, p.4). I understand that it was April Fool’s Day and the comments made were in jest, but, as a Mount Vernon College student (and soon a George Washington student living at Mount Vernon), I find it […]
April 6, 1998
Volume 94, Issue 34
Stories from the April 6, 1998 issue of the GW Hatchet.
Gelman Library may gain membership in the American Research Library Association, establishing itself as a top research library and joining the ranks of Harvard University and the Library of Congress. This distinction would mark a tremendous turn around for the University and Gelman. Jack Siggins and the folks who run Gelman should be congratulated for […]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
(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 […]
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 […]
Summer is right around the corner, and if you are looking to earn extra money, temporary work may be right for you. With the unemployment rate at a 30-year low, college students are in demand. Temporary services are typically able to keep students busy all summer, offer a variety of choice assignments and you can […]
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 […]