February 8, 2001

Volume 97, Issue 42

Stories from the February 8, 2001 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Sno-core Ball hits with metal edge

In its six-year history Sno-Core has become the ideal tour for up-and-coming artists to mingle with veteran acts. Each year a diverse mix of groups, ranging from pop-punksters Blink 182 to rap group The Alkaholiks, shares the stage to rock out for large crowds. This year Sno-Core will try something different, splitting the event into […]

`Great Communicator’ turns 90

Tuesday was former President Ronald Reagan’s 90th birthday. As we move forward into the new century, it is fitting that we reflect on the remarkable life he lived, the bold leadership he offered our nation and the world at the crossroads of history and the powerful vision of America he left as his legacy. Ronald […]

Geddy Lee tries to beat the Rush

What happens when one of the most innovative and experimental rock bands of all time breaks up? It’s quite simple actually. The (former) lead singer gathers together a band that seems to match his old band and attempts to revive the fire that died with his original group. This is the tale of former Rush […]

Forum: New constitution will make SA work

Change – it is the single most frightening word for just about everyone. And yet here we stand, as a student body, with the chance to make that change. I have been proud to serve as a senator to the Student Association representing the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences. I have had the first-hand […]

Warhol exhibit offers cheap, easy access to art

The scenario is probably all too familiar to the average GW student: on a weekend night: you promise yourself and others you will head out to the Smithsonian, Capitol or some other cultural or political institution the next day. What follows is the obligatory late night, then the obligatory late rise and finally a compromise. […]

Entertainment Listings

MOVIES AMC Union Station 50 Massachusetts Ave. N.E. (703) 998-4262 Double Take (PG-13) Fri.-Sat. 1:20, 3:15, 11:00 Sun. 1:20, 3:15, 9:40 Mon.-Thurs. 2:05, 7:50 Wedding Planner (PG-13) Fri.-Sat. 1:05, 5:20, 7:50, 10:30 Sun. 1:05, 5:20, 7:50, 10:15 Mon.-Thurs. 2:25, 5:25, 7:45 Save the Last Dance (PG-13) Fri.-Sun. 1:30, 4:45, 7:30, 10:10 Mon.-Thurs. 2:20, 5:30, 8:30 […]

Colonials aim to step on Owls in A-10 play

The GW women’s basketball team prepares to put Sunday’s tough loss to Atlantic 10 powerhouse Xavier behind them as it takes on the Temple Owls Friday night in Philadelphia. The contest with Xavier served up GW’s first conference loss in 11 games bringing their conference record to 10-1 and their overall record to 16-7. As […]

I contend that it’s time to attend

OK so let’s say it is a Wednesday night and you are sitting in your dorm room watching “Temptation Island.” Well, guess what, you are not where you are supposed to be. You should be at the Smith Center cheering on the women’s basketball team. Does anyone see a problem with the fact that anyone […]