September 14, 1998

Volume 95, Issue 13

Stories from the September 14, 1998 issue of the GW Hatchet.

GW HOPE sheds light on STDs

GW hopes to take a stand against HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases with outreach programs to educate students about the dangers of STDs. GW HOPE – which stands for HIV and Other sexual health issues Peer Education – is a group of GW peer educators trained to conduct on-campus programs about HIV and STDs. […]

Colonial crews prepare for series of fall events

Where the Potomac River turns toward the arches of the Key Bridge, the GW men’s and women’s crew teams practice to compete in a timeless sport that has changed little since the first Columbia University crew took to the water in 1903. Today, the GW crew program, which has existed since 1956, rows out of […]

SA proposes extended hours at Gelman

The Student Association has proposed a resolution that would extend the hours of Gelman Library’s fourth- and fifth-floor study lounges until 2 a.m., but administrators are concerned about the cost and security risks of longer hours. According to the resolution, the current hours of the study lounges, Monday thorough Thursday until midnight and Friday and […]

Upcoming Games

MS-men’s soccer WS-women’s soccer WVB-women’s volleyball Monday: WS at Navy-2 p.m. Tuesday: WVB vs. G-town-7:30 p.m. Wednesday: MS at UMBC-3 p.m. Thursday: no games scheduled

High schoolers see past `Walls’

As resumes and cover letters from GW students stream into the offices of prospective employers around town this year, applications from School Without Walls students competing for the same coveted internships and jobs are making their way to D.C. employers. Under the mentorship of Juliette Smith, a new faculty member at the D.C. public high […]

Sports Briefs

Crew hires two new coaches GW head crew coach Steve Peterson named Vicky Carmody and Erich Shuler to the crew coaching staff Sept. 10. Carmody takes over the women’s novice program after coaching the women’s novice program at the University of Colorado for the last three years. Carmody graduated from the University of Virginia in […]

Program Board outlines multicultural vision for campus

The Multicultural Student Society outlined its future at the first meeting of the semester Wednesday. Ni-Cheng Liang, Program Board multicultural affairs chair, said the group’s goal is to establish a strong core of members “dedicated to bringing the University together through diversity.” The MSS’ plans include a blood and bone marrow drive, a dinner for […]

News Briefs

J Street breakfast bar gets high marks The opening of Dawn’s Best Breakfast Bar received strong support from GW students last week. Dawn’s replaced the Chinese food station, Passport Caf?, and offers such items as pancakes, waffles, and eggs as well as a variety of breakfast pastries, breads and cereal. The new station is open […]

GW wins three this weekend

The women’s volleyball team couldn’t have asked for a better weekend. The Colonial women (5-2) won three matches this weekend and dropped just one of the 10 games they played. Senior Tai Bethune and sophomores Jill Levey and Renee Arnold earned all-tournament team honors in leading the Colonial women to the Hi-IQ Classic Tournament title […]

Stop terrorists before they strike U.S. targets

Americans briefly were distracted from the dog days of summer and the ever-evolving scandals that plague President Clinton by two events that will come to symbolize the face of radical Islamic terrorism and hopefully, if sustained, America’s swift retaliation. We were awakened Aug. 7 with the horrific news of the twin bombings of U.S. embassies […]