September 11, 2000

Volume 97, Issue 10

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

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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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