September 2, 1999

Volume 96, Issue 9

Stories from the September 2, 1999 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Quote of the Week

Student Association President Phil Meisner talking about the prospect of fireworks during Welcome Week. “Fireworks have never been done here before and this would be so unique. It’s such an opportunity. Don’t you think it would have been tremendous?”

Colonial women bitten by Hoyas

The GW women’s soccer team was shut out for the second time in the young season Tuesday, falling 2-0 at Georgetown. At Georgetown’s Harbin Field, the Hoya women took over a scoreless game in the second half with two goals by junior midfielder Liz Delgado. GW (0-2) played well in the first half, showing many […]

Sports Brief

Chasity Myers, a 5-9 guard for the GW women’s basketball team, will not be playing with the team this season. Assistant Sports Director Chris Stockton said Wednesday that Myers married in March and is now going to be a part-time student due to personal family reasons. Part-time students are not eligible to participate in NCAA […]

Upcoming games

Thursday:No games scheduled. Friday:WVBall at Colo. St.-9 p.m.*MWPolo at Navy Invit. Saturday:MSoccer vs. Albany-12 p.m. **WSoccer vs. San Diego St.-8 p.m. +WVBall vs. Loyola Marymount-12 p.m. * Sunday:WSoccer vs. William & Mary-8 p.m. +WVBall vs. SE Mo. St.-1 p.m. * * University Park Holiday Inn Classic (Fort Collins, CO)**Georgetown Tournament+ Univ. of California Tournament (Berkeley, […]

Volleyball rolls in opener

The women’s volleyball team solidly defeated the University of Maryland-Baltimore County 3-1 in Wednesday’s season opener at the Smith Center. The four-game victory for the Colonial women also marked the first career victory for GW’s new head coach Yvette Moorehead. “It was good to get the first game over with,” Moorehead said. “We still have […]

Beauty is no pain for body art junkies

August 28, 1999Jinx Proof Tattoos & Piercing12 p.m. His body is a canvas for millions of mini masterpieces. Like a visitor to an art museum, I note the intricate detail and kaleidoscope of color. My attention coasts from a spider web on his arm to characters on his knuckles the same way I would walk […]

Senior fights to extend GW lease

A senior is attempting to remain in his GW-owned house after administrators told him to vacate the premises by the end of the semester, according to a letter he received from the Real Estate Office. “A decision has been made that our current institutional needs will no longer permit continued use of the property for […]

Online registration option replaces phone system

GW is hanging up its phone registration system. The University is replacing phone registration with online registration starting with the spring 2000 semester, University Registrar Brian Selinsky said. “Online registration has been around for a number of years,” Selinsky said. “It’s a lot easier, and if you do make a mistake, it’s all fixable and […]

HotBot ranks GW Web site 14th for searches

GW’s Web site is ranked 14th among college sites in the number of people who searched for it and visited it each month, according to a new report from Lycos’ search engine HotBot. Deborah Snelgrove, executive director for Student Academic and Support Services Communication and Technology, wrote in an e-mail that the rankings show the […]