March 16, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 51

Stories from the March 16, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

MVC looks to solve recycling problem

Mount Vernon College Executive Dean Grae Baxter discovered trash on her front steps for the past few weeks, after making an offhand comment that if a lack of recycling on the campus was upsetting students, they could leave their recyclable materials with her. Mount Vernon freshman Jan Stucke leaves bags of garbage on Baxter’s front […]

Coachin’ Joe sez: Let’s all go to Chicago!

(SOUTH BEND, IND.; FRI. 3/17/2000) — It would be the easiest thing in the world to say that the luck of the Irish was upon the women of GW Friday night. My God, it’s Saint Patrick’s Day and we’re on the campus of the Fighting Irish! It’s like I’m at the center of the universe! […]

Brown is All-American

Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year and freshman guard SirValiant Brown was named Honorable Mention All-American by the Associated Press Monday. Brown, who is second in the nation in scoring at 24.3 points per game, joined 26 other Honorable Mention players in addition to the 15 players named to the three All-American teams. Last year, […]

Aston frustration mounts with phone-line difficulties

Aston Hall residents, who have been plagued by lingering problems, expressed frustration after a telephone malfunction last week. Residents said last week’s phone glitch, where students were unable to make outgoing phone calls, was the second one this academic year. Students expressed difficulty finding a free line for phone calls or to use dial-up Internet […]

Better luck next year

(SOUTH BEND, IND.; SUN. 3/19/2000) — The women’s NCAA Tournament may still be a relatively low key event in comparison to the circus that is the men’s tournament, but Sunday night’s second round game between the Colonials and the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame certainly held the captive attention of the boisterous 5,521 in attendance. […]

1999-2000 Men’s Basketball Results

15-15 (9-7 Atlantic 10- second in the West) Friday, Nov. 19, 1999 (at Top of the World Classic) W GW 80, Indiana State 74 (opening round/Fairbanks, Alaska) Saturday, Nov. 20L Oklahoma 73, GW 54 (semifinals/Fairbanks, Alaska) Sunday, Nov. 21L Houston 93, GW 92 (third-place game/Fairbanks, Alaska) Saturday, Nov. 27W GW 88, South Florida 76 (Smith […]

Students garner cash online

MoneyForMail.com finally finds a way for college students to get paid for receiving junk e-mail. The site urges students to, take control of your personal information and put the advertisers’ dollars where they should go – in your pocket! Students register at the Web site, making up a profile of themselves, with information such as […]

Sweatshop worker relays brutal realities to receptive GW audience

March 14, 2000 Corcoran Hall 7:50 p.m. As soon as students began filing into the bare Corcoran third-floor classroom, a trend emerged. The GW students, typically plastered with brand-name logos on clothes that seem to be stolen from show-window mannequins, were draped in generic duds, sans labels. The room was devoid of shiny Guess? signs, […]

Four out of five old men prefer David Holt to The GW Journal

Perhaps right as you read this, I’m winging my way toward Notre Dame (on your dime, sucker!) to cover GW’s overachieving women’s basketball team. I’m particularly excited because I was just told this afternoon that we have a women’s basketball team, and I can’t wait to find out if this is true. (I only wrote […]

GW analyzes faculty diversity

GW is making strides to maintain a level of diversity in its faculty, according to the annual Report on Recruitment and Retention of Women Faculty and Faculty of Color. Presented to the Faculty Senate last Friday by the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs, the report lends insight into the demographic makeup of […]