November 16, 2000

Volume 97, Issue 29

Stories from the November 16, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

WEB ONLY: UPD hammers for charity

Sarah Williams felt a lot better on Saturday than she has in a long time. Almost four years ago, Williams received a liver transplant that saved her life, but her illness left her without a job or money to pay her medical bills. On top of that, her house was falling apart because she was […]

Fatboy Slim changes direction on new album

Fans of Fatboy Slim’s past releases may be a bit surprised by his new album, Halfway Between the Gutter and the Stars (Astralwerks). The band pulls back from its signature big-beat sound – a cheesy, hook-laden, sample-frenzy sound that throws techno, rock and pop together into a musical Cuisinart to produce hits like Praise You […]

WEB ONLY: SAC offers holiday bus service

The Student Activities Center is offering a holiday bus service for the Thanksgiving holiday and winter break, said Jeff Dagley, senior secretary for SAC. The bus service takes students to locations in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York. We are trying to provide students with the option to come and go from the University, Dagley […]

Classifieds (11/16)

Classified Ads ANNOUNCEMENTS General HOUSING Rent, DC Roommates Wanted Sublets FOR SALE Furniture Health Travel Tutoring OPPORTUNITIES Donors General EMPLOYMENT Child Care Internships, Paid On Campus Part Time

Letter: Awful alarms?

Monday at approximately six in the evening, students and staff from Fulbright Hall poured onto H Street after a fire alarm. We waited as firefighters investigated the cause of the alarm. After standing outside, we were let back into our rooms with no explanation of why the alarm went off. Later Monday night around 10, […]

Panel debates media

Two GW professors joined a panel discussion of professional journalists to critique media coverage of last week’s presidential campaign at the National Press Club Monday night. To say this is an unrehearsed panel is an understatement, said Marvin Kalb, executive director of the Harvard University’s Shorestein Center on Press, Politics and Public Policy. The 19th […]

Classifieds (11/13)

Classified Ads ANNOUNCEMENTS HOUSING Rent, DC Roomates Wanted Sublets FOR SALE Health Travel Tutoring OPPORTUNITIES Donors General EMPLOYMENT Child Care Full Time Internships, Paid On Campus Part Time

Correction

Man robs GW student (p. 1, Nov. 13) incorrectly reported that the University Police Department will not file an incident report for a Nov. 9 robbery of a student at 22nd and L streets. UPD will not post a Crime Alert because the incident happened off campus.