May 1, 2000

Volume 96, Issue 62

Stories from the May 1, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Colonials take two from Xavier

The GW baseball team continued its battle for first place in the Atlantic 10 West this weekend by taking two of three games from Xavier at Barcroft Park. GW (31-19, 12-5 A-10) split Friday’s doubleheader and won game three on Saturday. The Colonials’ offense was the story again, first with senior Ryan Dacey breaking GW’s […]

The band touch

By 6:50 a.m. Saturday morning, Lilly Needleman is raring to go – and not because she had gotten enough sleep the night before. The GW sophomore only closes her eyes after she finally finishes dividing up a hefty bag of Skittles into its component colors: red, orange, yellow, green and purple. She had spent hours […]

‘Peasant’ makes good at GW

I am sitting at my computer scared to type, scared of what I might reveal. Or worse what I won’t reveal before I leave GW. I can’t hide anymore. GW never quite fit me right. I had too much peasant stock in me. My Italian immigrant relatives gave up any security they had on that […]

Upcoming games

Monday:no games scheduled Tuesday:Baseball at George Mason-3 p.m. Wednesday:no games scheduled Thursday:Baseball vs. Mt. St. Mary’s-3 p.m.

Classifieds (5/1)

Classified Ads Help Wanted Announcements Personal Services Tickets Opportunities Day Care Internships Summer Jobs Housing Offered Housing Wanted Roommates Health Services Travel Tutoring For Sale Miscellaneous Housing-website

Special editor says goodbye

There is a moment somewhere in your senior year that you realize your time is dwindling at GW. Plans are beginning to be made for the next year, and you are not included in them. People begin to ask you what you are doing when you graduate. And you realize things are changing. What has […]

Sports Briefs

Water polo finishes 10th at Easterns The women’s water polo team opened play at the Eastern Championships Saturday with a 14-6 loss to Harvard University. The Colonials then dropped a 7-6 overtime loss to Queens College. Sunday, they topped Iona College 7-3. GW then lost 8-7 to Bucknell University, finishing 10th out of the 12 […]

Classifieds (4/27)

Classified Ads Help Wanted Announcements Personal Services Tickets Opportunities Internships Summer Jobs Housing Offered Housing Wanted Roommates Health Services Travel Tutoring Typing/Word Proc. For Sale Miscellaneous Housing-website

Reminiscing on a year’s worth of columns

The first story I ever wrote for The Hatchet was a profile of Josh Hochberg. In those days, The Hatchet did profiles of interesting GW students, and Josh was interesting because he flew airplanes. When I went to interview him, he insisted not only that we conduct the interview in an airplane, but that I […]

D.C. Diary: Fond farewell

April 28, 2000 Mount Vernon Campus Pub 6 p.m. Students from both Mount Vernon and Foggy Bottom campuses got together Friday to bid farewell to an important part of Mount Vernon campus: the Pub. The Mount Vernon Pub is a small, diner-esqe building, which provided a place for students to get drinks and snacks. It […]