September 21, 1998

Volume 95, Issue 15

Stories from the September 21, 1998 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Sports briefs

A-10 sets site of women’s basketball championship The 1999 Atlantic 10 women’s basketball championship will be held at the new Forum at the Apollo of Temple in Philadelphia, A-10 commissioner Linda Bruno announced Thursday. For the last two seasons the A-10 Championship has been held at campus sites for the first two rounds before moving […]

Cirque du Soleil dazzles with circus artistry

Cirque du Soleil’s Quidam brings together graceful acrobatics, sophisticated visual effects and an eclectic mix of music for an exceptional night of entertainment. Quidam’s unique use of light, music and color distinguishes it from traditional circus performances. All 11 acts are filled with imagination and talent. The visual artistry of the show is unmatched. Quidam […]

Split verdict for GW on the road in Ohio

The GW women’s volleyball team didn’t come up with any surprises this weekend on a road trip through Ohio. The Colonial women (6-4) lost to perennial league power Dayton before earning their first Atlantic 10 victory of 1998 with a five-game win over Xavier a day later. “I am definitely pleased overall,” GW head coach […]

Classifieds [9/21/98]

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GW men’s soccer drops pair of matches at GMU Classic

The GW men’s soccer team went into the George Mason University Soccer Classic this weekend in desperate need of a victory or even a good showing. It got neither. The Colonials were outscored 5-1 and outshot 30-12 in two weekend losses, one to Drexel University Sunday and another against Towson University Saturday. GW(1-7) has lost […]

Agents of Good Roots steps closer to fame

The name of the band is Agents of Good Roots. Its latest album is entitled One by One (RCA Records). And the bottom line is: The band has talent. The second-stage band from Richmond, Va., is teetering on the brink of the mainstream. Capable of capturing an audience with its diverse instrumental tunes, Agents of […]

When the sun goes down

Beyond the columns of marble and granite of the city’s monuments lies the diverse pulse of night life in Washington, D.C. For GW students, the club scene offers another avenue for entertainment in the nation’s capital. From Thursday to Sunday nights, students choose from a variety of hot spots in downtown Washington – from Lulu’s […]

FBA says hospital plans reduce parking

The construction of a new GW Hospital across the street from the existing facility could mean fewer parking spaces and increased traffic in the neighborhood, the president of the Foggy Bottom Association said in a recent letter to the city’s health planning office. GW officials said they are working to alleviate the concerns of community […]

CSAS enhances communication

The Columbian School of Arts and Sciences recently developed an e-mail list to disseminate academic information and increase communication between students and deans, said Kim Moreland, CSAS associate dean of undergraduate affairs. Undergraduate Student Association Sen. Alexis Rice (CSAS) said she approached CSAS Dean Lester Lefton last year after students brought up concerns about a […]

Media critic brings musings to GW

Washington Post media critic Howard Kurtz makes a living picking apart the news business. Thursday, he brought his insights about his profession to the Marvin Center theater as a guest lecturer in Lanny Davis’ class “Scandal, Damage Control and American Politics.” Kurtz discussed themes from his recent book, Spin Cycle: Inside the Clinton Propaganda Machine, […]