September 11, 2000

Volume 97, Issue 10

Stories from the September 11, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Tips to get the job

Walking into a potential employer’s office with a nervous attitude, little eye contact, sloppy manners and an inability to answer questions can be fatal to an interview. That is why the Career Center has provided the courses and material to educate students on the proper way to be an interviewee. Making a good first impression […]

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Drunk driver sentenced in death of law student

A drunk driver who hit and killed GW Law School student Seth Wadley last December pled guilty to manslaughter and received a two- to six- year prison sentence in sentencing at the D.C. Superior Court Friday, according to a Saturday Washington Post article. Ricardo Aspillaga, 31, of Arlington, struck Wadley while speeding through a red […]

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Campaign launches youth voting initiative

ServiceVote2000, a national campaign encouraging civic engagement of American youth, is gearing up for the election season. We want students to get engaged in the full cycle, said Matt Leber, campaign manager for SV2K. The group aims to get young people between age 18 and 24 involved in politics and community service, Leber said. Leading […]

Job Guide

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Staff editorial: Disgraceful decision

To get behind the wheel with a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit was almost as dangerous as pointing a loaded gun into a room full of people and firing. According to The Washington Post, these harsh words were spoken by D.C. Superior Court Judge Ann O’Regan Keary as she levied a […]

Construction noise concerns residents

Students living on GW’s Mount Vernon campus said they are frustrated about construction and renovation projects throughout their campus. (The construction) makes doing anything outside of the dorm a hassle because you have to go out of your way to get anywhere – like the dining hall, classes or the shuttle, said Maralyn Tocco, a […]

Staff editorial: Expansion enigma

GW administrators have refused to listen to the concerns of students and the complaints of the University’s Foggy Bottom neighbors in the past. But now the D.C. government may force the issue by finally taking a stand against GW’s voracious appetite for purchasing District property. The mayor’s Office of Planning recommended the Board of Zoning […]

Journalist Helen Thomas will speak at Convocation

GW will hold its Opening Convocation Tuesday, featuring former White House correspondent Helen Thomas. The only thing I can really do is inspire students in college, Thomas said. They’re going to have to face the real world soon. Thomas, who writes a column for Hearst Newspapers, joined the School of Media and Public Affairs as […]