February 8, 2001

Volume 97, Issue 42

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

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 […]

Upcoming Games

Thursday – Men’s basketball at Temple 8 p.m. Women’s gymnastics at Maryland 7 p.m. Friday – Women’s basketball at Temple 7 p.m. Women’s gymnastics vs. Rhode Island 7 p.m. Women’s water polo vs. Bucknell 7 p.m. Saturday- Sunday – Men’s basketball vs. Duquesne 2 p.m. Women’s basketball at St. Joseph’s noon

Burying the Hatchet

Valentine’s Day is coming up and I have no idea what to get my girlfriend. I love her a lot and she knows it and I would buy her anything in the world but I just don’t have the money. She knows I’ve been strapped for cash lately but I still want to do something […]

Bar Belle

Crowd: those who can tolerate groping “dancers” Price: free entry, $5 for upstairs Address: 1218Wisconsin St., Georgetown Dancing: yes, to hip-hop Drinks: $5 dollar mixed drinks and Heinekins Friday night we decided to try something new, so we hit up Third Edition. We didn’t quite know what to expect but we went in ready to […]

Order of the Hippo’s not-so-secret secrets unveiled

Secret societies exist on many prestigious college campuses. While most enlist a secret membership and do things in the name of their organizations to improve their communities, GW’s secret society, the Order of the Hippo, is anything but typical. Established in 1997 by University President Stephen Joel Trachtenberg and a group of students, the Order […]

GW looks to match up with Temple zone

In the wake of Saturday’s heartbreaking 71-63 overtime loss to rival Xavier, the GW men’s basketball team will travel to face another Atlantic 10 power Thursday night when the Colonials take on Temple at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia. At stake for the 9-12 Colonials is the fleeting chance to turn around a disappointing season. […]