November 9, 2000

Volume 97, Issue 27

Stories from the November 9, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Marootian sets agenda

GW senior Jeff Marootian will replace GW graduate Stephen Mandelbaum as Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner for district 2A06 in January after he gained 92 of 93 votes in an uncontested race Tuesday. District 2A06 includes Munson Hall, JBKO, Fulbright Hall, Strong Hall, The Schenley, The President and other locations outsides campus limits. Marootian said he will […]

Look out for the team with heart

Practice in the Smith Center was over. It was Aug. 17, almost two weeks before the season opener at the Chesapeake Invitational. The volleyball team was wondering where coach Yvette Moorehead was. She didn’t show up for practice. Former assistant coach and now head coach Jojit Coronel joked that she had overslept. The two were […]

Classifieds (11/9)

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Two JBKO CFs resign

Two JBKO Hall Community Facilitators quit last month, leaving the hall with only one active CF until the Community Living and Learning Center can fill the positions, said Mark Levine, assistant Dean of Students. Jermaine Williams, the community director who oversees JBKO, said one CF position has been filled. The CF will start Thursday. Levine […]

Crew finishes strong at Occoquan

Last weekend was a strong one for the GW crew teams at the Head of the Occoquan in Virginia. The men’s varsity capped off the fall season with an impressive win in the men’s championship eight event. The GW men won the event convincingly with a time of 14:42.90, while the Shipley Rowing Club placed […]

Religion Week hosts `survivor’

Far from the deserted island where the CBS survivor competed for $1 million, castaway Dirk Been spoke to students during a GW Religion Week event Monday night at the Hippodrome. I think that my experiences on that island have helped me to better understand God’s purpose for me, Been said to a group of about […]

New pizza joint opens on campus

GW students now have a new place for quick cuisine when they get tired of the familiar routine. Pizza Italia, a pizza restaurant located at 1917 F St. across the street from Thurston Hall serves plates of spaghetti, fresh ziti and salads. But pizza is the restaurant’s main attraction, said Alex Menadose, Pizza Italia general […]

Swimming loses to Virginia Tech

It was a tough couple of matches for the GW men’s and women’s swimming teams, which lost to Virginia Tech at the Smith Center last Saturday. The men’s team lost 153-87 to the visiting Hokies, while the women’s team lost 149-91. Freshman Ryan White led the men’s team with two first-place finishes in the 100-yard […]

Forum: Marijuana a harmful, dangerous drug

The basis of the argument for legalization of marijuana revolves around the notion that marijuana is not harmful or addictive, that it has an appreciable medicinal value. Therefore, in order to have an intelligent debate on the issue, we must attempt to answer three questions before considering legalization as a public policy: First, is marijuana […]

Panhellenic Association passes alcohol resolution

The Panhellenic Association passed a resolution Wednesday night making a policy that GW sororities will not co-sponsor events in fraternity houses where alcohol is present. We wanted to support the fraternities that are looking to create safer facilities by eliminating or reducing the use of alcohol, Panhellenic Association President Madeline LePage said. Misuse of alcohol […]