June 7, 1999

Volume 96, Issue 3

Stories from the June 7, 1999 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Ground floor opens in Marvin Center

The renovation of the Marvin Center’s ground floor is set to be completed by the first day of classes, and the area has already been opened, said Mike Gargano, assistant vice president for Student Academic Support Services. The completion of the ground floor is the first part of a $22 million project to renovate the […]

Room service — staff editorial

The University recently purchased the Premier Hotel on Virginia Avenue and will turn it into a residence hall because of the unprecedented size of the incoming freshman class. The new hall (not “New Hall”) will house almost 400 freshman students in the fall in an attempt to ensure they will have a place to live […]

Now serving — staff editorial

Mention the words “meal zone” to a returning GW student. Most of them will grimace remembering the days when they had to scramble out of class at 3:15 p.m. to J Street to find out that the lunch meal zone had ended. Or the weeks when they realized Thursday that they had eight meals left […]

Virginia Tech may leave A-10

(U-WIRE) PITTSBURGH – Virginia Tech may join the Big East in all sports as early as next year. The Hokies’ football team has competed in the conference since 1993, but the school’s other varsity teams play in the Atlantic 10. Virginia Tech Athletics Director Jim Weaver said no decision has been declared. “We haven’t gotten […]