September 18, 2000

Volume 97, Issue 12

Stories from the September 18, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

GW approves IFC self-governance

GW approved the Interfraternity Council’s self-governance policy Friday, giving the group power to make judicial decisions regulating minor violations within the body’s 11 fraternities. I’m very excited we’ve had so much University support, so much internal interest, IFC President Jay Levin said. Working together is going to be good for both Greeks and non-Greeks. The […]

Less Than Jake lights up 9:30 Club

Our live show is just random insanity, says Roger, Less Than Jake’s bassist. Usually it’s just like everyone gets psyched up in their own way. For some people that’s dressing up like Richard Simmons. Or Spiderman. Or throwing fistfuls of rice at the crowd. Or breathing fire. To Less Than Jake a live show is […]

Fall preview – Volleyball goes for A-10 Championship

The time is now for the GW volleyball team. After falling just short of upsetting top-ranked Temple in the Atlantic 10 Tournament last November, the Colonials find themselves a much different and deeper team than they were one year ago. Both on and off the court, the volleyball team has become more unified and more […]

College Republicans visit Kolbe

GW’s College Republicans talked shop over dinner with Rep. Jim Kolbe (R-Ariz.) at his Capitol Hill home Thursday. A close friend of CR member Erik Yassenoff and a campus guest speaker last year, the congressman invited 25 students to his old home, which is just five blocks from the Capitol. Kolbe grilled hamburgers and provided […]

Matchbox Twenty’s latest barely saves Season

Life is short for most radio-friendly bands. An album is released then a single from the album appears on the Billboard charts for a few weeks. If the band is lucky, Carson Daly will introduce its video at the number one slot on MTV’s Total Request Live. After that the band quietly disappears. Band members […]

Upcoming games

Upcoming Games: Monday- no games scheduled Tuesday- no games scheduled Wednesday- Men’s Soccer vs. George Mason 2 p.m. Women’s Soccer at Old Dominion 7 p.m. Volleyball vs. Temple 7 p.m.

GW student runs for ANC position

GW senior Jeff Marootian announced Friday that he will run for a position on the Advisory Neighborhood Commission. Marootian, a 21-year old Munson Hall community facilitator who is running unopposed, would replace GW graduate Steven Mandlebaum as District 2A commissioner in January. Elections are Nov. 7. The ANC makes policy recommendations to the D.C. government, […]

Volleyball takes two of three in American Classic

The GW women’s volleyball team won two out of three matches this weekend at the American Classic at American University’s Bender Arena, improving its record to 8-2. The team’s three-game victory over North Carolina State University Friday and four-game win over Purdue University Saturday afternoon resulted from an aggressive attack with multiple Colonials finishing with […]

HOVA pool leaks again

Some Hall on Virginia Avenue residents have seen more than their share of water since the school year began. The carpeting in an eighth floor room was replaced last week after a filter on the pump of the rooftop swimming pool leaked, said Vania Smith, HOVA’s community director. Michael Peller, the managing director for Property […]