May 3, 2001

Volume 97, Issue 64

Stories from the May 3, 2001 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Brown enters NBA Draft

GW’s SirValiant Brown announced Tuesday night he will forgo his final two years of college eligibility and enter the National Basketball Association Draft held June 27. “I made my decision, I’m going pro,” Brown said. “I’ve got the talent, the skills and the heart to play at the next level.” The sophomore guard said he […]

BAR BELLE: Camelot

Where: 1823 M St NW Getting in: carded at the door Prices: pretty pricey Food: maybe in the Champagne Room Dancing: only the strippers Pluses: scantily clad women Minuses: horny men The endless lines of eager men, the blackened windows, the big yellow awning and the burly bouncers instill a sense of wonder every time […]

GW retracts ZBT recognition offer

University officials decided Tuesday to “call a time out” in their attempt to bring the Zeta Beta Tau fraternity to campus next spring, said Mike Gargano, assistant vice president for Student and Academic Support Services. The Interfraternity President’s Council followed suit Tuesday night, rejecting Zeta Beta Tau for the second time this school year. Zeta […]

Burying the Hatchet

I’ve had a crush on my teaching assistant since the first day of classes this semester. We’ve always flirted a little, and now that classes are over I’ve had a desire to call him and pursue something. He isn’t that much older than I am and I can’t think of any reasons why I shouldn’t […]

Adjunct professor resigns position

Professor Daniel Friedheim resigned from his position as an adjunct political science professor April 26 after sending his students e-mails describing his displeasure with working conditions for adjunct professors at GW. In his resignation letter to Professor Lee Sigelman, chair of the Political Science Department, which was also sent to 31 students and The Hatchet, […]

Grabbing grub at Gelman

Distinct smells of New York City streets include roasted chestnuts, hot dogs and pretzels. Those smells are wafting their way down the coast and onto D.C. sidewalks. Street vendors are on almost every corner, with several situated on the heart of GW’s campus. Whether running between classes or taking a study break, GW students are […]

News Brief: Driver attempts to lure another victim

For the fourth time since February, a man in a car attempted to expose himself to a woman near GW’s campus April 16, said Dolores Stafford, director of University Police. The woman who reported the incident recognized the man from a similar incident when? in which the man asked her for directions while he masturbated […]

Forum: At 100 days, success for president

Since taking office, President George W. Bush has focused on his compassionate conservative agenda of improving schools, cutting taxes, empowering faith- and community-based organizations, laying the foundation for Medicare and Social Security reform and rebuilding our military. In his first 100 days Bush has proven he is a strong leader who is doing what he […]

News Brief: GW announces GW Awards

Seniors Cathy Resler and Jeff Marootian and graduating medical school student Susan Fisher-Owens will receive the GW Award at Commencement May 20. The award is given to faculty, staff and graduating students whose accomplishments have had a broad, significant impact on the community. Fisher-Owens, who will graduate in May from GW’s School of Medicine and […]