February 7, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 40

Stories from the February 7, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

GW activism – toilets and Coke baby

Last week The Hatchet reported that the Community Living and Learning Center, or CLLC, plans to remove housekeeping from upperclassman residence halls next year. CLLC’s move sparked much debate and demonstrates that while you can’t get more than three of our students to turn out to vote in SA elections, you can get them up […]

Uniform policy — staff editorial

In the wake of a calamitous, unregistered hotel party attended by members of the Pakistani Students Association, the responsibilities of multicultural and other non-Greek-letter groups in holding off-campus events needs re-examination. The event highlighted the necessity that these groups follow GW’s policy – that all student organizations must register both on- and off-campus events where […]

Comeback Colonials roar past Musketeers

With GW down 39-24 at the half of Saturday evening’s game with Xavier at the Smith Center, the 4,762 fans in attendance who have followed the Colonials this year were probably relying on the same minimally comforting knowledge the Colonials were. We’ve been in this situation before, freshman Chris Monroe told his teammates at halftime. […]

GW inducts members to Hall of Fame

Friday night at the Washington Marriott, GW inducted seven new members into the Athletic Hall of Fame in a two-hour ceremony full of emotion, humor and camaraderie. The inductees were also honored at halftime of Saturday’s basketball game. The new Hall of Famers, the 41st class, brought the total number of members up to 94. […]

Colonials shoot down the Hawks, 70-67

GW entered Sunday’s game a perfect 12-0 at home. St Joseph’s entered the Smith Center a perfect 9-0 on the road. After the 40-minute battle ended between these two A-10 division leading teams, something would have to give way. When St Joe’s Jana Lichnerova’s game-tying three-point attempt with four seconds remaining hit the left side […]

Upcoming games

Monday:gymnastics vs. Maryland-8 p.m. Tuesday:no games scheduled Wednesday:MBBall vs. Dayton-7:30 p.m. Thursday:no games scheduled

Basketball a social event? Not to these GW fans

For The Event Formally Known as Homecoming, there was a game, formerly known as basketball, where a team, currently rebuilding, stormed back in the second half to beat Xavier 78-67. It was freshman Alexis Nissenbaum’s first game, and she picked a gem. Nissenbaum watched as freshman guard Chris Monroe scored 26 points, beating his chest […]

Bowery Electric sucks life from trip-hop sound

Any time a new sound or style is introduced in music, it comes in waves. The first wave of bands is the innovators, the creators. The second wave takes the new sound and waters it down, makes it more commercial. By the time you get to the third wave of bands, everything that made the […]

GW vs. Dayton men’s basketball preview

George Washington (10-11, 4-4 Atlantic 10) Dayton (17-4, 7-2 A-10) Wednesday, Feb. 9, 7:30 p.m. Smith CenterTV: 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) Totalcast: Available at www.gwsports.comRankings: Dayton is ranked 35th in Associated Press Poll and […]