July 9, 2001

Volume 98, Issue 5

Stories from the July 9, 2001 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Inside underground cinema

As the 4th of July rolls by, the initial summer-movie hype is beginning to fizzle out. So, it may be true. The Fast and the Furious is an OK movie, and Crazy/Beautiful did have its high points. But where are the movies with depth, the unsung heroes of the summer season? They’re out there, just […]

GW leases hotel

GW entered a 15-year lease to occupy all rooms in the St. James Suites June 29, keeping a promise not to buy off-campus properties for school use while securing enough beds for a freshman class one-fourth larger than last year. With the luxury hotel suites, the University has added 779 new beds for on-campus housing […]

Movies 8-3 to 8-9

AMC Courthouse Plaza Arlington, VA 703-243-4950 All times are for 8-3 to 8-9 unless noted Jurassic Park III (PG-13) (1:15, 3:05), 5:15, 7:05, 7:45, 9:35, 10:00, 11:50 Legally Blonde (PG-13) (1:30, 3:20), 4:15, 6:05, 7:15, 9:05, 9:30, 11:20 Princess Diaries (G) (1:15, 3:25), 4:00, 6:10, 7:00, 9:10, 9:45, 11:55 Rush Hour II (PG-13) (1:00, 1:30, […]

Letter: GW’s good fight

In your June 11 editorial entitled “Admitting too much,” you cite the projected increase in the number of freshmen students this fall and assert that in making admissions decisions GW administrators could not have been “blindsided” by the Board of Zoning Adjustment “enrollment cap” imposed in the Campus Plan Order dated March 29. Unfortunately, your […]

GW sends grads to White House

President George W. Bush appointed more alumni from GW graduate schools than from almost any other university, according to National Journal statistics released last month. Nine Bush appointees are from GW graduate schools, tying GW with Georgetown University and ranking second to Harvard University, which produced 40 appointees. Four members of Bush’s staff were GW […]

Movies

AMC Union Station AMC Courthouse Plaza Cineplex Odeon Foundry Cineplex Odeon Dupont Circle Cineplex Odeon Inner Circle Cineplex Odeon Uptown 1 Cineplex Odeon Pentagon City 6 9:30 club AMC Union Station 50 Massachusetts Ave. N.E. (703) 998-4262 Planet of the Apes (PG-13) Fri.-Sat. 1:10, 3:25, 4:30, 6:45, 7:20, 9:35, 10:20, 12:35 Sun. 1:10, 3:25, 4:30, […]

Cosby trial enters third week

The woman who accuses GW basketball player Attila Cosby of sexually assaulting her in his residence hall room made her case in court June 29 after failing to show during Cosby’s first trial last summer. The complainant, a 47-year-old alleged prostitute, testified that Cosby enticed her back to his Guthridge Hall room by offering drugs […]

GW alum finds recipe for success

GW Law School graduate Warren Errol Brown reached the likes of Ben Affleck, Matt Damon and Tiger Woods last week as People magazine named him one of America’s top 50 bachelors in its July 2 issue. Although some people stuck in the monotony of daily office drudge can only dream of pursuing their true heart’s […]

A Hatchet History of the Atilla Cosby Trial

note: the stories are in order begining with the most recent Judge jails Cosby until sentence hearing GW suspends Cosby pending hearing Cosby convicted of seven charges Judge to rule on Cosby case Tuesday Cosby testifies to owning two guns Cosby trial enters third week GW suspends Cosby from team Cosby testifies that he made […]

Staff Editorial: bandaged campus

GW has bought itself yet another bandage for a wound incurred by another year of over-enrollment. Before the 1999-2000 school year GW purchased the Premier Hotel to house 330 extra freshmen. Now, GW has another residence hall out of campus boundaries under its belt after securing a 15-year lease on the former St. James Suites […]