September 11, 2000

Volume 97, Issue 10

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

Dirty Beatniks hits listeners with Feedback on debut

There’s been a new trend in electronic music during the past year. Bands and artists are now starting to take a darker look on technology, club-life and the future. Electronica heavyweights like Primal Scream, Death In Vegas and David Holmes, have all released death-disco albums, in which the music booms, drugs flow and people dance. […]

Bill targets rape offenders

Legislation passed by the House of Representatives in June would require federally-funded colleges and universities to release information about campus sex offenders if passed in the Senate. Campus Protection Act, sponsored by Rep. Matt Salmon (R-Ariz.), would amend the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 to permit the release of such information. […]

Rediscovering what Washington has to offer

Sometime between May and June, it hit me that my brief walk from couch to freezer for another bowl of chocolate-chocolate chip frozen yogurt hardly qualified as a summer exercise routine. This was unfortunate, as I am not one inclined to motion by nature. In general, and particularly in the summer, I enjoy lying inert […]

Job Guide: Resume tips

What will I do after I get out of college? It’s a perennial question from college students. For many the answer may be graduate school. But for others, a college diploma signifies an end to life as a student and entrance into the real working world. Whatever track GW students may choose, GW’s Career Center […]

GW students go behind the scenes in Sydney

The Olympic Games. It is the single biggest sporting event in the world. The name alone demands respect. Most people have childhood dreams of attending the Olympics, but few actually get the chance to go. Those dreams are coming true for 30 students in GW’s School of Business and Public Management. Thirty students studying tourism […]

Students find temp jobs

After one week of 5 a.m. wake-ups this summer in order to make her 6 a.m. waitressing shift at a Boston restaurant, GW junior Juliana Phillips said she had enough. That’s when her summer plans changed. The 21-year-old picked up a phone book and called a Boston temporary employment firm. Within two days she had […]

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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 […]