February 17, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 43

Stories from the February 17, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Around the World

From the art districts of Paris to the Asian allure of Osaka, Japan, the GW Study Abroad programs offer students a wide variety of countries to visit and programs in which to participate. Those who have tried it said studying on foreign soil gives students an opportunity to sample diverse cultures and provides for unforgettable […]

Under the Sun plays with Troubadours at Lisner

The musical talents of GW students are being showcased all over the city this weekend. The band Under the Sun is especially busy. Under the Sun, featuring GW alumnus Tony Alany, will start its weekend with a performance at Lisner Auditorium with the Troubadours, GW’s a capella group. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. and […]

D.C. Diary: Nosh your average deli

Krupin’s, 4620 Wisconsin Avenue, NWFebruary 167:10 p.m. Theresa, my Italian-Irish best friend, is trying to order at Krupin’s. Trying. She peers at the menu through wisps of blond hair and studies it intently, as if nervous she’ll be quizzed. Her anxiety is partly because she is a vegetarian, so the heaping corned beef sandwich I’m […]

Classifieds (2/17)

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Dislike GW? Do something about it

I cannot believe the constant whining and crying I hear about education and the experience here at GW. Am I the only student on campus who actually enjoys being at this school? In a recent Hatchet article (Students say they are dissatisfied with GW, Feb. 14), it was noted that a recent survey conducted by […]

Classifieds (2/14)

GW Hatchet – Classifieds Index Classified Ads Help Wanted Announcements Personal Services Opportunities Internships Summer Jobs Housing Offered Housing Wanted Roommates Health Services Travel Tutoring Housing-website

Quote of the Week

After winning a prestigious award in the field of sports medicine, senior Neil Badlani commented on the location of the conference at which he will receive recognition: I’d really like to go to the conference.I’m really glad it’s held in Idaho and not someplace like California or Florida.

Tuition mission — staff editorial

Tuition will increase 4.5 percent next year, which comes as little surprise. The good news is that GW plans to put the money toward improving academics and augmenting financial aid. While the tuition increase might appear high, it is the lowest for the University in more than a decade, and it is on pace with […]

GW raises tuition about 4.5 percent

GW students will see a modest rise in tuition for the next academic year after the Board of Trustees reaffirmed the lowest tuition increase in 12 years last week. The 4.5 percent tuition increase will raise more than $19 million in additional revenue, while the 2001 budget will increase expenses by $26 million, said GW […]