January 24, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 36

Stories from the January 24, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

GW vs. St. Bonaventure preview

George Washington (6-11, 0-4 in Atlantic 10) St. Bonaventure(12-3, 4-1 A-10) Wednesday, Jan. 26, 7:30 p.m. Smith CenterTV: NoneRadio: WAGE 1200 AM (available on Internet at Broadcast.com) Campus Radio: WRGW 540 AM (available on GWTV Channel 22; available on Internet at www.gwradio.com)All-time series: GW leads 21-20 (1926-present) Last meeting: 67-56, GW in 1999Last meeting at […]

GW repairs e-mail and GWIS2 services

Maintenance difficulties Jan. 15 slowed e-mail service throughout last week, but all problems were repaired and students can expect more reliable service in the next two weeks, Information Systems and Services officials said. The difficulties started last Saturday, when Information Systems and Services, which maintains the GWIS2 server, attempted to replace recalled parts of the […]

McCalla dominates invitational

The GW gymnastics team beat out five other schools for the top spot at the GW Invitational in front of 500 fans at the Smith Center Sunday. Sophomore Devin McCalla out-paced the competition in three of the four events to lead the Colonials to victory. The team’s score of 191.875 was GW’s highest this early […]


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Alumnus revels in victory on millionaire game show

Regis Philbin talked about him almost as much as Kathie Lee talks about Cody. Rosie O’Donnell begged him to be on her show in front of a live, national audience of millions. He was recognized at supermarkets and on the streets of New York. But he’s not an average star. Since early January, GW alumnus […]

GW at the millennium: GW students look for something to get emotional about

The troops convened to talk strategy at Gelman Library the Monday before they were to head home for Thanksgiving break. But the meeting of the 20 or so student activists of the GW chapter of United Students Against Sweatshops proceeded with less-than military precision. Their major goal was clear: persuading the school’s administration to cease […]

In the kitchen with Chef Kevin

The quiet voice of GW’s new Executive Chef Kevin Brown was barely audible over the sizzling food cooking on the stoves around him in the Marvin Center’s catering kitchen. Despite winning six Culinary Olympic Gold Medals, Brown says he’s still not completely comfortable speaking up about himself. But when prompted, it’s easy to see that […]

GW at the millennium: Activism surfaces in GW political groups

If GW is a magnet school for budding politicians, as some believe it is, then it is only fair to say the University is rife with students who believe in improving the world, even if some dream of their own political careers in the process. Because so many of these student idealists have chosen politics […]