March 2, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 47

Stories from the March 2, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Committee calls PB, MCGB races

The Program Board/Marvin Center Governing Board Elections Committee declared Seth Weinert the winner in the Program Board executive chair race, according to preliminary election results. The Student Association Elections Committee had not completed its preliminary tally as of 4:30 a.m., but counts thus far showed presidential candidates Jeff Marootian and David Burt in a tight […]

Pulling Rank

The Colonials have hosted six Associated Press Top 25 teams at the Smith Center since the 1990-’91 season (the year Mike Jarvis became coach). They’ve gone 4-2 in those games and 3-0 in games vs. top-10 teams. Feb. 10, 1998 No. 24 Rhode Island 69, No. 17 GW 61Jan. 14, 1998GW 78, No. 18 Xavier […]

Marvin’s Room

The Creative and Performing Arts Community (CPAC) takes theater back to its roots. Back to the days when flashy costumes and elaborate sets weren’t necessary. Back to the days when theater was an art, not a moneymaker. Back to the days when a powerful script and talented actors carried the show. In the CPAC’s performance […]

One professor takes a new approach to cheating at GW

Jerry Harvey, a business professor, adopts an uncommon definition of cheating in his classes. Cheating is the failure to assist others on an exam if they request it, he tells his students. Harvey, who says students should not have to experience the stress that comes from working alone on assignments and exams, allows his students […]

Upcoming games

Thursday: no games scheduled Friday: Baseball at Pacific-7 p.m. MTennis vs. UMass-11 a.m. Gymnastics at Kentucky vs. Florida, C. Michigan-7 p.m. Saturday: MBBall vs. Temple-12 p.m. WBBall at A-10 Championship vs. Temple/La Salle-12 p.m. Baseball at Pacific-1 p.m. WTennis vs. Maryland- 2 p.m. Sunday: WBBall at A-10 ChampionshipBaseball at Pacific-1 p.m. MTennis vs. Bloomsburg-11 a.m.

Meisner seeks new GW leadership role

Phil Meisner came back for more. He is back for more campaigning, more of the Student Association and more of the politics that threw him out of the SA presidency last November. His impeachment and subsequent removal sparked a profile of him and the SA in the Washington City Paper. After being out of office […]

Sam Anyan closes a chapter

Four years ago, three men came to GW with hoop dreams. Saturday, on Senior Day vs. No. 5 Temple, each will play his final game at the Smith Center. One, center Francisco de Miranda, has been an impact player at his position, particularly in his senior year, starting 15 games and averaging 6.6 points. His […]

Candidates mistakenly removed from ballot

Student Association candidates Atif Qarni and Heather Fink said they blame University disorganization and bureaucracy for mistakenly removing them from the SA ballot last Friday. Both candidates were placed back on the ballot Monday afternoon. My experience with the administration here is really just a pain in the butt, Fink said after meeting with Student […]

Men’s basketball results

Second Home Temple leads the all-time series with GW 39-11, but at the Smith Center, it’s even worse. Temple is 14-1 all-time at 22nd and G. Of note: The Colonials have never hosted Temple in March. Also, the Owls are 2-0 as a top-10 team at the Smith Center. Feb. 22, 1998Temple 56, No. 25 […]

Title IX fight raises new issues

A new battle in the war for gender equity in collegiate sports arose two weeks ago when a report surfaced saying a Division I head women’s basketball coach filed a lawsuit against a college, charging the school’s athletic department with committing several Title IX infractions. St. Peter’s College women’s basketball coach Mike Granelli, a 25-year […]