October 5, 1998

Volume 95, Issue 19

Stories from the October 5, 1998 issue of the GW Hatchet.

SA resolution targets accountability, fairness

The Student Association recently proposed the creation of a separate fund for money the SA and Program Board receive from the University fee in an effort to increase accountability within the administration, SA Executive Vice President Jesse Strauss said. But the SA’s request has triggered questions about the SA’s own credibility, student leaders said. Strauss […]

Intensity and desire motivate Guster to pursue its goals

Down to earth, optimistic and determined are just a few adjectives that describe the continuously rising band, Guster. Before an exhilarating performance at the 9:30 Club Thursday, vocalist and guitarist Adam Gardner spoke about the band’s past experiences, present plans and future goals during a backstage interview. The trio met at Tufts University in 1992 […]

College Republicans swing with the Grand Old Party

GW College Republicans turned out in full force at the MCI Center Thursday to support the Republican Party at the Fourth Annual Senate Majority Celebration of America. About 75 members of the GW chapter of College Republicans, along with 130 other area CRs, volunteered at the fundraiser to support the Republican Party. “It was a […]

Internship 101: The all-access pass to the halls of power

It might seem that college is nothing more than taking classes during the week and partying on the weekends. But for many GW students, Washington, D.C. provides opportunities that go far beyond the bar scene and extend past the walls of the classroom. It’s not just about working between courses on Capitol Hill. Many of […]

News briefs

UPD plans a spree of crime prevention activities As part of National Crime Prevention Month, the University Police Department has planned a series of events to educate students and promote crime prevention awareness on campus. Theft Prevention Week runs from Monday through Friday. UPD officers will register bikes and engrave student property such as computers […]

Classifieds [10/5/98]

Classified Ads Work Study Help Wanted Announcements Adoptions Personal Services Internships Housing Offered Housing Wanted Services-General Travel Tutoring Typing/Word Proc. For Sale Miscellaneous Furniture

Life as we know it + Y2K=disaster

So here we are, a mere 15 months away from the end of the world. Kinda puts this whole “working your ass off to get A’s and succeed in life after college” thing into perspective, eh? I mean, who cares? We’re all gonna die! Live for today! Put down that stupid book, dude. Use double […]

Letters to the Editor

Misguided efforts Let’s face it, we’re going to drink. We’re going to go to out with our friends and drink. This is a fact of college life. Whether GW believes it or not, drinking is going to occur on our campus and on every other campus in the country. Since the beginning of the semester, […]

SA actively represents students

In the Oct. 1 issue of The GW Hatchet, Jason Haber asked, “What does the Student Association do?” (“Where’s the SA Senate?” p. 5). The answer is as simple as the question. The SA is the only group on campus that represents every single GW student. It is the only organization that brings together the […]