September 14, 2000

Volume 97, Issue 11

Stories from the September 14, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Charity basketball game raises $15,000

Congressmen and lobbyists shed their Capitol Hill attire of suits and cell phones in favor of basketball jerseys and sweat socks to play in the 2nd Annual American League of Lobbyists Charity Basketball Game Tuesday night at the Smith Center. Fresh from a vote on the House floor, the Congressmen beat the lobbyists for the […]

Maryland hat trick shuts down GW

The GW women’s soccer team went head to head with host No. 23 Maryland Terrapins Tuesday night, but Julie Nelson’s hat-trick dropped the Colonials 3-0. The contest featured the first match-up between GW coach Tanya Vogel and former GW coach, Shannon Higgins-Cirovski, who heads the Maryland team. Vogel was a four-year letter winner on Higgins-Cirovski’s […]

Classifieds (9/14)

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Students enjoy brief hiatus

Many GW students chose not to attend Opening Convocation in Lisner Auditorium Tuesday afternoon, despite the fact the University cancelled classes from 12 to 3 p.m. Convocation takes place every fall semester, inaugurating the new academic year. It highlights multiple speakers, most of whom are GW professors. This year, the ceremony included an address by […]

That’s what you’re watching . is that your final answer?

What will happen between Pacey and Joey? Who is the victim of the sniper’s bullet on West Wing? Will Monica and Chandler live happily together for all eternity? While perhaps not generating as much national attention as the infamous, Who shot J.R.? these surely are the questions that have been plaguing students all summer long. […]

GW adapts new residence halls

GW has converted old apartment complexes and Foggy Bottom townhouses into residence facilities with a modern appeal, housing the greatest number of GW undergraduates in University history. We’ve been really pleased with the transition and the progress we’ve made during this conversion process, said Michael Peller, managing director for Property Management and Real Estate. We’ve […]

Solomon & Gaenor is a tragic, but believable, love story

True love does not conquer all. At least that is the message Paul Morrison seems to be sending in his first feature film, Solomon & Gaenor. The Welsh film, which earned an Oscar nomination for best foreign language film, has all the necessary ingredients for a wonderful love story, but still has a ring of […]

DC Reads Programs

Communities in Schools (NE D.C.) – One-on-one tutoring program that serves children in three public elementary schools. For Love of Children (Shaw) – Build reading and math skills of elementary and junior high school students. Growing Together (Upper NW D.C.) – Tutors work with students ages 5 to 14 who need help in reading, writing, […]

Kid 606 gets loud and raw on electronica debut

Techno music is capable of evoking many different moods. It can make you want to dance. It can be hypnotic. It can be great chill-out music. It can make you scratch your head. But for all that, one of the few moods to come across in techno is pure anger. Punk could do it. So […]

News Briefs

IAS to host Middle East peace forum The GW International Affairs Society will hold a community forum, Prospects for Peace Sept. 19 in Funger Hall 103. A panel of experts will speak on the future of Israeli-Palestinian relations in the midst of current peace talks, according to a University press release. The panel will also […]