February 28, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 46

Stories from the February 28, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Silent alcohol deaths

(U-WIRE) CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – It is a universally acknowledged truth – college students drink. Too much. It’s no wonder, then, that U.S. colleges spend an enormous amount of time each year on alcohol awareness programs. Yet, when it comes to alcohol-related tragedies, some officials clearly would rather the public – even the students – remain […]

Voss for EVP – staff editorial

The campaign for Student Association executive vice president features a pair of capable SA insiders and two fiery outsiders. While the field is stacked with considerable talent, Chris Voss distances himself from the group as the candidate most fit for EVP. Under his leadership, Voss envisions a more inclusive SA in which senators actively seek […]

Friends maintain loyalty through PB campaign

When Seth Weinert runs into Ian Zeitzer, he greets him with hey sunshine – his normal way of saying hello to his friends. But for Weinert, Zeitzer is not just any old acquaintance. The two Program Board executive chair candidates, who met at Fall Fest their freshman year, say they have been building a strong […]

Candidate statements

SA president David Burt Friends: It is time for the students of this University to come together to form a more communicative and responsible SA. The real opportunity in being SA President lies in advocating for students like you. For true representation and three years of experience vote David Burt for SA President! Abby Lestition […]

Youth is served on Senior Day as GW tops Fordham

NEW YORK – Twenty-two years ago, Bernard Barrow was born in Harlem, N.Y. while just a few miles away in the Bronx, Tom Penders was preparing to begin his first of eight seasons as Fordham’s head basketball coach. Saturday, Barrow and Penders, along with the rest of the GW Colonials, returned to the city, and […]

Candidate profile: Ian Zeitzer

Name: Ian Zeitzer Hometown: Southampton, Pa. Year: Junior Major: Tourism and Hospitality ManagementCredentials: member of the Colonial Cabinet, PB Films chair, Welcome Week coordinator, PB Concerts chair. by Theresa CrapanzanoAsst. News Editor When Ian Zeitzer, candidate for Program Board executive chair, heard his favorite band, God Street Wine, was performing at PB’s Fall Fest his […]

GW’s reaction to Brother Stephen speaks volumes

Spring is in the air. The birds are back, people are starting to play sports on the Quad and the freaks are out. Now, I don’t mean the Student Association candidates, but you’re on the right track. I mean the countless number of people who believe that they could change your belief in anything as […]

Colonials sweep weekend

The Colonials gymnastics squad continued to send the competition tumbling this past weekend with strong performances over James Madison University at the Smith Center Friday and at Mackal Field House in Kingston, R.I., Sunday over Rhode Island. The Colonials will go to Kentucky Saturday night to match up with the University of Florida and Central […]

Candidate profile: Seth Weinert

Name: Seth Weinert Hometown: Huntington, N.Y. Year: Junior Majors: Finance and Marketing, Minor: Journalism Credentials: PB executive vice chair, PB Corporate Relations chair, intern in the University Office of Special Projects, represented GW at the National Association of Campus Activities. by Theresa CrapanzanoAsst. News Editor Seth Weinert, candidate for Program Board executive chair, said he […]

Marootian for president – staff editorial

In terms of credentials and platforms two candidates for Student Association President are in a virtual dead heat. Jeff Marootian, with a strong record in community affairs and dedication to student advocacy, edges David Burt by a nose as the top candidate for SA President. Marootian – SA vice president for Community Affairs, member of […]