January 27, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 37

Stories from the January 27, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Men’s basketball preview; GW vs. La Salle

George Washington (7-11, 1-4 in Atlantic 10) La Salle (7-10, 1-5 A-10) Saturday, Jan. 29, 2 p.m. Smith CenterTV: A-10 TVRadio: WAGE 1200 AM (available on the Internet at Broadcast.com) Campus radio: WRGW 540 AM (available on GWTV Channel 22; available on Internet at www.gwradio.com) Rankings: La Salle is 139th in unofficial Ratings Percentage Index; […]

Classifieds (1/27)

Classified Ads Help Wanted Announcements Personal Services Opportunities Day Care Internships Summer Jobs Housing Offered Roommates Health Services Travel Tutoring Housing-website Help Wanted-website

Upcoming Games

Thursday- WBBall vs. La Salle-7 p.m. Friday- Swimming at UMBC-4 p.m. WTennis at Cornell Invitational Saturday- MBBall vs. La Salle-2 p.m. Gymnastics at William & Mary-2 p.m. MTennis vs. James Madison-4 p.m. WTennis at Cornell Invitational Sunday- WBBall vs. Fordham-2 p.m. WTennis at Cornell Invitational

Around Campus

OK everyone, get out your planners (or for the more advanced or wealthier student, your PalmPilot). It’s time to pencil in a date to attend an activity at Lisner Auditorium or the Dimock Gallery or one of the performances of the Department of Theatre and Dance. One of the best parts about living in Washington, […]

Winter storm closes GW

Not even a foot of snow that forced GW and much of the metropolitan area to shut down for two days could stop Tuesday nights at Mister Days. It was very busy, said Carol Shivener, the day manager at the bar between 18th and 19th streets, who stayed after her regular shift. Shivener said the […]

Fire sparks concern over GW hall safety

University officials say GW is compliant with D.C. fire codes and regulations, after last week’s tragic residence-hall fire, which claimed the lives of three students and injured 63 at Seton Hall University. GW plans to review fire safety procedures with students and staff, according to a University press release. GW parents contacted University offices for […]

Fireworks fee remains unpaid

Former Student Association members returned fireworks they ordered while still part of the SA, but cancellation fees remain unpaid, a Zambelli Fireworks Internationale official said. George Zambelli, the president of Zambelli Internationale, said he mistakenly told former SA President Phil Meisner and current Joint Committee of Faculty and Students Co-Chair Cat Sadler that they would […]

Politicos pump up for U.S. primaries

The GW College Democrats and College Republicans will have representatives in New Hampshire this week to support their respective U.S. presidential campaigns. The two groups will provide buses to New Hampshire, which is considered one of the most important states in the presidential primary process. Bus trips remain an important part of the work being […]

Hurricane’s message

Denzel Washington’s incredible portrayal of Rubin Hurricane Carter has been the talk of movie reviewers everywhere. While Washington’s performance is absolutely amazing, The Hurricane packs a much bigger punch. This true story of a young black boxer who is framed for murder should do more than just evoke a few tears from its audience – […]