March 5, 2001

Volume 97, Issue 49

Stories from the March 5, 2001 issue of the GW Hatchet.

SPOTLIGHT: Professor Steven Roberts makes connections

His classes are some of the first to close during registration, not just because many of them end with dinner at T.G.I. Fridays. Students line up to take a class with one of journalism’s premier professionals and one of GW students’ most beloved School of Media and Public Affairs professors, Steven Roberts. Between appearing weekly […]

WEB EXCLUSIVE: GW students go on Hajj in the Marvin Center

The Muslim Students Association hosted a presentation of the pilgrimage to Mecca right out of the Marvin Center on Thursday night. Hajj, the name of the sacred pilgrimage to Mecca, is one of the five pillars of Islam, which is the framework of the Muslim faith. The Hajj takes place between the eighth and 13th […]

WEB UPDATE: JEC strips Kapoor’s victory, Loren-Simon run-off likely

The Joint Election Committee stripped presidential candidate Roger Kapoor of his victory Wednesday night, ruling that he exceeded the $1,000 campaign spending limit. The JEC ruled unanimously that Kapoor used a Papa John’s pizza discount — which he received because he buys pizza regularly — to stay under the spending limit. JEC spending rules require […]

DCD: Getting your kick

March 3, 2001 Dorothy Betts Theatre 2:05pm I have been dancing for 17 years. I’ve taken everything from jazz to tap to ballet to baton to acrobatics, and I have attended numerous master classes with various dance organizations. I even danced competitively for eight years, spending the majority of my weekends in auditoriums across western […]

Colonials reach title game for second-straight season

PHILADELPHIA – For the second-straight year, the GW women’s basketball team will face No. 12 Xavier in the Atlantic 10 Championship game after defeating Temple 74-59 in Sunday’s semi-final game at the Liacouras Center. GW had Xavier marked ever since its two-point road loss Feb. 4, which ousted the Colonials from first place in the […]

Passing the time

Stamp and penny collecting, woodworking and scrapbook making usually come to mind when people think about hobbies. More unique hobbies can get lost in the clutter of coins, paste and pictures – but they do exist. Some GW students dare to diverge from the norm to pursue their interests on the side. Many people are […]

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Students dance with Rockettes

GW students were treated to a taste of a dancer’s life as the world-famous Rockettes precision dance troupe held a master class and audition at the “Rockette Experience” sponsored by the Program Board Saturday in the Dorothy Marvin Betts Theatre. About 15 female students attended the master class taught by Rockettes Kerri Quinn and Kristin […]

Water polo wins three matches in league play

The GW water polo team won three of its four matches in league play last weekend in Salem, W.Va., defeating host Salem International, Bucknell and Villanova universities. The Colonials fell 12-5 to Princeton University, the No. 1-ranked team in the Eastern League. GW’s Mia Fabian was the highlight of the weekend for the Colonials as […]

Mount Vernon Map

1. SOMERS complete Spring 2002 co-ed rising sophomores, juniors, seniors singles ($6,334), doubles ($5751) ethernet, one phone line per room, cable TV community kitchens 2. HENSLEY females only rising sophomores, juniors and seniors Doubles ($5,751) ethernet, one phone line per room, no cable TV community kitchens 3. CLARK females only rising sophomores, juniors and seniors […]