March 13, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 50

Stories from the March 13, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

GW at the Millennium: Sisterhood at GW offers a unique experience

Madeline LePage recently was elected president of the Panhellenic Council despite only being a sophomore. But she said youth has its benefits. People tend to get less involved as they get older, LePage said. I still have new member enthusiasm and optimism. LePage, a member of Sigma Kappa, is originally from Canada and moved to […]

GW one and done after UMass loss

PHILADELPHIA – A season with its fair share of highs ended on a decided low Thursday afternoon when the Minutemen of Massachusetts blew out the GW men’s basketball team 86-68 in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Tournament. The Minutemen were fueled by a stunning 65.9-percent shooting effort, and a 13-for-16 (81.3 percent) performance in […]

GW at the Millennium: Highlights of Greek-letter life

August 1995 – the Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity is evicted from its house on F Street, next to Foggy Bottom Grocery. October 1995 – Greek-letter community contributes $300 to run-aways from abusive homes. March 1996 – Alpha Epsilon Pi member Damian McKenna is elected Student Association president and Sigma Kappa member Dianne Gayoski joins him […]

Atlantic 10 Tournament Results

Wednesday, March 8 (opening round) Virginia Tech 51, Fordham 48UMass 77, Duquesne 52St. Joseph’s 65, La Salle 56Xavier 75, Rhode Island 60 Thursday, March 9 (quarterfinals) Temple 71, Virginia Tech 52UMass 86, GW 68Dayton 67, St. Joseph’s 64St. Bonaventure 72, Xavier 69 Friday. March 10 (semifinals) Temple 54, UMass 47St. Bonaventure 56, Dayton 50 Saturday, […]

Beyond the election, all that matters

Running for Student Association president was perhaps one of the best things I have ever done here at GW. I have never had so many people stand by me and walk with me throughout such a long and tumultuous journey. I could never thank all my friends and supporters enough for helping me and working […]

They called it the streak

Coach Mike Jarvis came to GW in 1990 and immediately turned possibly the worst program in the country into a perennial winner. Until this season, GW had notched nine-straight winning years and seven-straight postseason appearances. 1990-’91: 19-12 (NIT) 1991-’92: 16-12 1992-’93: 21-9 (NCAA Sweet 16) 1993-’94: 18-12 (NCAA second round) 1994-’95: 18-14 (NIT) 1995-’96: 21-8 […]

Greek-letter self-governance underway

This academic year has been an important turning point for Greek-letter organizations. Contrary to what some may have you believe, the Interfraternity Council and the fraternity system at GW are not in disarray. Rather, we are stronger in many ways than we have ever been. As with every community, there will of course be setbacks. […]

GW goes long ball over Pace

The GW baseball team improved its home record to 7-1 with a three-game sweep of Pace University at Barcroft Park. The Colonials (8-10) lit up the scoreboard with the long ball over the weekend, hitting six home runs and scoring 33 runs overall. GW will look to extend its winning streak Tuesday when the Colonials […]

D.C. Diary: By the book

Marvin Center 422 – Cherry Tree OfficeMarch 11, 2000 3:30 p.m. Considering it is the weekend before a major deadline, the date when all messages from parents to graduating seniors – among other things – are due, the office of the GW yearbook, The Cherry Tree, is quite subdued. The music on the office stereo […]

Colonials lose to WVU

The GW gymnastics team finished in second place at Sunday’s tri-meet with Rutgers University and host No. 9 West Virginia University at Morgantown High. GW junior Darden Wilee and sophomore Jessica Mantak finished third (39.025) and fourth (38.925) in the all-around, respectively. West Virginia finished with a score of 197.275 on the team’s senior day, […]