October 23, 2000

Volume 97, Issue 22

Stories from the October 23, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Understanding our electronic age

As our world goes about changing itself at a phenomenal pace into a different kind of place, a school like GW faces all kinds of problems as it strives for self-definition. Should it resist the pull of the internet by making its campus ever more attractive, ever more laden with interest and entertainment? Or would […]

Osborne scores twice but Colonials win once

Two road wins last weekend would have put the GW men’s soccer team in strong positioning for a late Atlantic 10 playoff push, but the Colonials settled for a split with a win at Duquesne Friday and a loss at St. Bonaventure Sunday. The 1-0 win at Duquesne and 2-1 loss to St. Bonaventure gave […]

Volleyball pummels Rams at home

Behind the dazzling play of senior Renee Arnold, the GW volleyball team mowed through visiting Fordham 3-0 Saturday night at the Smith Center. Despite its early dominance against the Rams, GW had trouble closing out each of the three games. GW won 15-5, 15-9 and 15-7 over a Fordham team that Colonials head coach Jojit […]

Etiquette savvy

Marvin Center room??Oct. 21, 200010:15 a.m. Not being the most etiquette-savvy kid out there, I decided to attend the Business Etiquette Seminar sponsored by the L.E.A.D. Center. One problem was that I had to be there by 10 a.m. and I could not exactly show up looking like a mess – my most frequent offense […]

GW falls to St. Bonaventure

The GW women’s soccer team split its weekend Atlantic 10 matches and must win its final two matches and receive help in order to qualify for the A-10 Tournament Nov. 3. The Colonials (5-12, 4-4 A-10) fell to St. Bonaventure Sunday and defeated visiting Duquesne Friday afternoon. The top four A-10 teams in points qualify […]

Spacey and Hunt Pay it Forward in new film

Giving somebody a car. Giving a homeless man shelter. Helping two people fall in love. All are part of a new phenomenon sweeping the nation in Mimi Leder’s new movie, Pay It Forward. Pay it Forward has been highly anticipated because of its Oscar-friendly cast, all of whom are coming off huge performances. The cast […]

Hatchet NFL Predictions

Last Week (8-5)Overall (64-47) NY Jets over Miami (Mon.) New Orleans 21, Atlanta 19Dallas 48, Arizona 7Cincinnati 31, Denver 21Indianapolis 30, New England 23Philadelphia 13, Chicago 9Kansas City 54, St. Louis 34Minnesota 31, Buffalo 27Carolina 34, San Francisco 16Tennessee 14, Baltimore 6Detroit 28, Tampa Bay 14Oakland 31, Seattle 3Washington 35, Jacksonville 16Pittsburgh 22, Cleveland 0

Classifieds (10/23)

Classified Ads ANNOUNCEMENTS HOUSING Roommates Wanted Sale, Metro Sublets FOR SALE Electronics Furniture General SERVICES Health Travel Tutoring General OPPORTUNITIES Donors General EMPLOYMENT Full Time Part Time On Campus

Hatchet power rankings

1. Minnesota Vikings – There’s only one undefeated team in football and it’s not the St. Louis Rams. The Vikings trailed 24-13 in the fourth quarter before scoring 18 points and holding on for the home win. Might the NFC go through the Metrodome?2. Miami Dolphins – A Monday night win in the Meadowlands will […]

CDs, CRs debate issues

Representatives from the GW College Republicans and GW College Democrats went head-to-head Thursday night during The Last Great Debate in the Hippodrome. The groups participated in a mock presidential debate moderated by CNN’s Burden of Proof co-host Roger Cossack. The format of the debate was consistent with the presidential debates, with general questions presented to […]