October 19, 2000

Volume 97, Issue 21

Stories from the October 19, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Burt fires Dining Services Commission director

Student Association President David Burt removed sophomore Christian Berle from his post as director of the Dining Services Commission in an e-mail Oct. 9. Berle said he had planned on bringing a suit against Burt through the SA’s judicial branch for violating the SA constitution, but decided against the move Wednesday. Chris Berle was not […]

Students choose the `easy A’ over a hard course

As spring semester registration approaches many students are busy planning the perfect schedule. Students register for particular courses for a variety of reasons. Some courses are taken to fill general-curriculum or major requirements, for personal interests or because the time a course is offered fits well in a student’s schedule. But those are not the […]

University Police fights high officer turnover rate

The promise of higher wages and better pension and healthcare benefits in non-University agencies is drawing University Police Department officers away from GW, University officials said. We’re losing some top-quality people, UPD Director Dolores Stafford said. Within the last two years, at least four officers left UPD to accept law enforcement positions in Fairfax, Arlington, […]

Classifieds (10/16)

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Film director engages students

Film director John Waters spoke freely with GW students Wednesday night about some of the factors that influence his eccentric movies. He said his influences include Wicked Witch of the West, murder trials and the youth of America. Students from Silver Screen, a Community Living and Learning program for freshmen interested in films and acting, […]

Classifieds (10/12)

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Sigelman named editor of political science review

GW political science professor Lee Sigelman was recently named as the editor of the American Political Science Review.It is a place where political scientists write for other political scientists, Sigelman said about the APSR. First published in 1906, it is the foremost publication of academic research on politics, according to a University press release.It is […]

Classifieds (10/19)

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Million Family March draws thousands to Mall

As Ernestine Buck sat among thousands of people from all walks of life on the National Mall Monday for the Million Family March, she reflected on the same sense of enthusiasm she experienced as an activist in the 1963 March on Washington for civil rights. Now, almost 40 years later, the Northwest D.C. grandmother says […]