December 4, 2000

Volume 97, Issue 32

Stories from the December 4, 2000 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Counseling Center offers study tips

A universal feeling strikes college students as they realize that final exams are quickly approaching and procrastination must stop. Responding GW student concerns, the Counseling Center sponsored Save Your Semester November 16, a study program to help students develop better study, test-taking and paper-writing habits. The series is timed strategically throughout the semester at times […]

Classifieds (11/20)

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Column: Keeping up with the Hoyas

Like many of you, I was appalled to learn that the Wall Street Journal labeled GW’s facilities the cushiest of all the universities in their November 11 survey. I wonder if the researchers actually spent time here. For starters, remember that dark day last year when they announced an end to upperclassmen housekeeping? Things were […]

Courtly caution

I am writing in response to Shannon Flaherty’s Forum article in Thursday’s Hatchet (Nov. 30, Bush won on two counts). Ms. Flaherty, I voted for Al Gore, and I still have hopes that he will be our next president. In fact, I am sure that many of the tens of millions of American citizens who […]

Classifieds (12/04)

Classified Ads ANNOUNCEMENTS Organizations HOUSING Roommates Wanted Sublets FOR SALE Furniture General SERVICES Health Travel Tutoring OPPORTUNITIES Donors General EMPLOYMENT Child Care Full Time Internships, Paid On Campus Part Time Work Study

Students’ opinions foolish, pointless

I have had a great college experience except for one thing. There are always people in my classes who for some reason believe they are just smarter than everyone else is. They spout long speeches defending some position purposely using big words to show some sort of superior intelligence over the rest of the students. […]

GW pitches ISP deal with AOL

GW has big hopes for the future of interactive learning and the role of the internet in University life. With a new GW portal set to launch in December to give students one-stop-shopping for University resources, David Swartz, chief information officer for Information Systems and Services, said he is going one step further to bring […]

Emphasizing environment, activism

Attention all humans: I would just like to announce that your homes are in grave danger. Your earth is under attack, and did you know your government has failed to defend your piece of it for you? They have decided it is more economically efficient to let your land sink beneath rising sea levels and […]