April 13, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 56

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

Classifieds (4/13)

Classified Ads Help Wanted Announcements Personal Services Opportunities Day Care Summer Jobs Housing Offered Housing Wanted Roommates Health Services Travel Tutoring Typing&ampWord Proc. For Sale Miscellaneous Furniture Housing-website

D.C. Diary: Schmoozing with stars

April 11, 2000 The Four Seasons Hotel5:30 p.m. I’ll admit I never once walked into the Four Seasons Hotel on M Street until Tuesday night. I thought when the fancy doorman with the hat and coattails found out I was a college student, I would be thrown off the premises immediately. But Tuesday night I […]

Classifieds (4/10)

Classified Ads Help Wanted Adoptions Personal Services Opportunities Day Care Internships Summer Jobs Housing Offered Housing Wanted Roommates Health Services Services-General Travel Tutoring Typing/Word Proc. Housing-website

Bar belle: Garrett’s

Originally Published 04/13/00 Bar: Garrett’s Where: 3003 M St., NWCrowd: very college, with the usual thirtysomethings in denialGetting In: carded at doorPrices: the usualFood: nopeDancing: not reallyPick-ups: surePluses: lax atmosphere, but a good timeMinuses: no dancing and a smattering of places to sit My guess is that most of you have been to Garrett’s. And […]

News Briefs

Microsoft CEO to address SBPM Steve Ballmer, president and CEO of Microsoft Corporation, is scheduled to speak in the Dorothy Marvin Betts Theatre Tuesday from 4 to 5 p.m. He is expected to discuss his vision for the use of technology in the 21st century and how technology can improve people’s lives through education and […]

GW prepares for IMF, World Bank protests

As more demonstrators for this weekend’s World Bank and International Monetary Fund protests flood D.C., local, protest and University officials say they are continuing to prepare for a possible influx of more than 30,000 protesters. Following last week’s decision by the University to close from April 14 at 10 p.m. until April 18 at 8 […]

Revised end-of-year schedule

The University issued a revised end-of-the year schedule Monday Wednesday, May 3: Designated Monday schedule Thursday, May 4: Regular Wednesday schedule Friday, May 5: Regular Monday schedule Saturday, May 6: Regular Saturday schedule Saturday, May 6, to Monday, May 8: Reading period Tuesday, May 9 to Wednesday, May 17: Final Exam period Source: University memo […]

GW hospital begins construction amid news of local lawsuit

The University began construction on a new state-of-the art hospital last week, the District’s first in 20 years, while local residents announced a lawsuit against the hospital. The Foggy Bottom Association filed a suit March 20 in the D.C. Court of Appeals against the D.C. Board of Zoning to force further environmental tests on possible […]

Safety tips for protests

Safety tips for GW students and employees for IMF Protests – Carry your GWorld card with you at all times. – Avoid areas where protests may be in progress. – Secure your residence hall room and all your valuables inside. Do not leave doors unlocked. – Report suspicious packages to UPD. – Be prepared to […]

Information Age changes the status of activismof activism

This article is the first in a three-part series. The room is Corcoran 302. It’s filled with about 40 students who have come together to plan and organize their activities for the April 16 protests against the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. Part of their planning and organizing is coming up with a […]