January 31, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 38

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

Lawrence has the inside game for GW

This Diaper Dandy is the real thing. For anyone who has watched the impressive 16-3 women’s basketball team play this season, they know one special thing about GW – they play as a team. That’s why it was so easy for freshman forward Erica Lawrence to make such an impact. On other teams, players might […]

The Cure thankfully returns to its roots with new album

Break out the raincoats and black nail polish, Robert Smith is back. With the release of Bloodflowers (Elektra), The Cure has returned to doing what it always does best – making the perfect rainy-day music. After being lost for a decade in upbeat pop, The Cure returns to the sounds it perfected with Bloodflowers. The […]

Classifieds (1/27)

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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 […]