February 22, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 44

Stories from the February 22, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Students create Web site featuring nightlife options in major U.S. cities

Two GW students created a Web site for students too bogged down with work to know where to go on the weekend. Juniors Jafwant and Rajvindra Gill created and co-manage a Web site that offers information on nightlife in various cities nationwide. We call it a complete, online nightlife solution, Jafwant Gill said. Clubmadness.com is […]

IRA’s withdrawal from pact leaves Ireland’s peace in shambles

(U-WIRE) CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The recent decision of the Irish Republican Army (IRA) to withdraw from negotiations on disarmament may signal the untimely end of the 1998 Good Friday agreement. If so, one of the last, best hopes for an end to the troubles has come to naught. Under the Good Friday agreement, power over […]

D.C. Diary: The Women’s Pages

Feb. 20, 2000Newseum, 1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, Va.2 p.m. The image of femininity certainly has changed over the centuries. As women played an important role in shaping the way society progressed through history, written communication spread the rise of women’s concerns and issues throughout the years. Starting with the late 18th century, women’s magazines have […]

College students step into the light

The women of the D.C. chapter of Delta Sigma Theta, Inc., stomped into Lisner Auditorium Saturday and danced – rather stepped – in reverence to their ancestors. Stepping into the light is honoring our unsung heroes … preparing our community for the future, chanted the women who were decked out in sparkly silver smocks. Delta’s […]

Classifieds (2/17)

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

Congress reviews proposal for easier FM access

A U.S. House subcommittee reviewed government plans Thursday to grant GW and other universities easier access to the FM radio band. Debate focused on a House bill that would block the implementation of the Federal Communications Commission order to develop a new Low Powered Frequency Modulation Band. LPFM would allow colleges nationwide greater access to […]

Men’s Basketball Notes

George Washington (13-12, 7-5 Atlantic 10)Xavier (16-9, 6-6 A-10) Tuesday, Feb. 22, 9:30 p.m.Cincinnati Gardens (10,100)Cincinnati, Ohio TV: ESPN2 (commentators: Jimmy Dykes and Dave Sims)Radio: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: Xavier is 81st in the unofficial Ratings […]

Classifieds (2/22)

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

GW at the millennium: Wired – The digital era arrives at GW as college life goes online

Four years ago, GWizard machines were state-of-the-art technology at GW. GWizard machines were booths posted at the Marvin Center, the Academic Center and Thurston Hall where students could punch in their student identification numbers and print out their schedules and account balances. After students completed the early-morning phone registration and heard, Thank you for using […]