January 31, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 38

Stories from the January 31, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

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

Monday: no games scheduled Tuesday: no games scheduled Wednesday: WSwimming at Richmond-2 p.m. WBBall vs. Virginia Tech-7 p.m. MBBall at Duquesne-7:35 p.m. Thursday: no games scheduled

GW women vs. Virginia Tech Preview

George Washington (16-3, 7-1 A-10) vs. Virginia Tech Hokies(12-7, 5-3 A-10) Wednesday, Feb. 2, 7:00 p.m. Smith Center Head Coaches: GW- Joe McKeown (11th season) Virginia Tech- Bonnie Henrickson (3rd season) Overall series record: GW leads 9-8 Last Meeting: Jan. 9, 2000 GW 76-64 at Blacksburg, Va. Notes on last meeting: -Freshman Erica Lawrence led […]

GW men vs. Duquesne Preview

George Washington (8-11, 2-4 in Atlantic 10)Duquesne (8-11, 3-5 A-10) Wednesday, Feb. 2, 7:35 p.m. Palumbo Center (6,200) Pittsburgh, Pa. TV: NoneRadio: 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: Duquesne is 189th in the unofficial Ratings Percentage […]

Hitting the right notes

Entering the student cheering section of a GW basketball game, fans are greeted by the blue shirts and shining brass of the pep band. Faces painted or instruments moving with the music, the 60-member squad exudes an enthusiasm that explodes as the first strains of the GW Fight Song resound through the Smith Center. Before […]

University changes student housing options on campus

The Community Living and Learning Center announced plans to remove housekeeping from traditionally upperclassman halls in a letter sent to residents at the end of last week. Housekeeping will be discontinued in New Hall, JBKO, Munson, the Dakota, Riverside Towers, Fulbright, Guthridge, the Aston and Francis Scott Key. The Schenley at 2121 H St. and […]

D.C. Diary: Fate of the Union

January 27, 2000The Hippodrome 9 p.m. Free hot wings and Coke didn’t quite do it for the 100-or-so College Democrats who showed up to watch the State of the Union Address Thursday. But when a life-sized cardboard cutout of President Clinton behind a podium was wheeled into the room and the real, human president (on […]

Ceremony honors three GW students with MLK award

Three students who have exemplified the qualities of Dr. King were presented with public service awards in the Dorothy Marvin Betts Theatre Thursday. The winners of the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award – seniors Barak Epstein, Ritu Kaur Singh and Eduardo Lara – were chosen from a pool of nine applicants for their […]

Jon Stewart takes center stage at GW

You know his name but more likely you know his face. It’s quite recognizable. But then again, so is the name Jon Stewart. Stewart will take the all-be-it impromptu stage Thursday, Feb. 3, in GW’s Smith Center. Tickets are on sale at Ticketmaster for $8. In January 1999, Stewart replaced Craig Kilborn (who now fills […]