January 18, 2001

Volume 97, Issue 36

Stories from the January 18, 2001 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Fans begin to grow weary of team’s troubles

Almost 5,000 GW fans attended Tuesday night’s men’s basketball game against Xavier. The student section was filled to the back rows, seemingly in full support of their Colonials. When Attila Cosby fouled out in the second half, the crowd was behind him. When GW head coach Tom Penders motioned for student support with his team […]

Streaks hurt GW in big games

Basketball is a game of runs, but it’s beginning to get out of hand. Xavier’s 22-4 run during Tuesday night’s game at the Smith Center was just the latest installment in GW’s season-long trend of allowing opponents to go on game-breaking tears. The numbers don’t lie: Providence College went on a 30-10 run and the […]

Frustration continues as GW falls short to Xavier

Valery Khamenia’s three-point attempt to take the victory with four seconds left hit the back rim and bounced out, giving Xavier a 76-74 win over GW – the team’s first Smith Center victory in four seasons. After the 22-foot jumper went long, both teams battled for control of the ball as time expired. “(Khamenia) was […]

Burying the Hatchet

Stop asking friends who are usually too close to the problem to help. Family members are always a bust. There are no questions too embarrassing or off the wall. If you have questions, “Burying the hatchet” has the answers every Thursday. Email dilemmas to features@gwhatchet.com I have a huge crush on a guy I work […]

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CRs, CDs set agenda, prepare rallies for historic weekend

As George W. Bush takes the oath of office as the 43rd president of the United States this Saturday, two GW student groups will experience feelings on opposite sides of the emotional spectrum. Fueled by anger over a controversial election that lasted more than a month, members of the GW College Democrats said they plan […]

GW welcomes students back

GW students will enjoy a “School Daze” this week, as the Student Activities Center and the Marvin Center sponsor the 2001 Winter Welcome Week. Activities began on Tuesday night with a tailgate party before the GW men’s basketball game against Xavier. The GW dance team and cheerleaders gathered in J Street with music and free […]

Inaugural events kick off

GW students can find out exactly what “happens here” this weekend as D.C. prepares for George W. Bush’s inauguration as the 43rd President of the United States and the University hosts Vice President-elect Dick Cheney at an inauguration event. The 2001 swearing-in ceremony, a tradition since George Washington’s inauguration in New York City in 1789, […]

Students prepare for Bush

GW students are among thousands expected to witness the inauguration of George W. Bush Saturday. Though temporary residents of D.C., students said they hope to see improvements in the new administration’s relationship with the city. “I think that Bush should re-instate (Del.) Eleanor Holmes Norton as a voting member of Congress,” sophomore Raj Parveck said. […]