September 24, 2001

Volume 98, Issue 14

Stories from the September 24, 2001 issue of the GW Hatchet.

New SBPM building planned

GW plans to house the School of Business and Public Management in its own new building. The school will be the third to receive a new building within a four-year span if GW meets a planned completion date of 2004. A new School of Media and Public Affairs building opened last January, and a new […]

Travel Guide: Ciao from Florence

Welcome to the Hatchet’s Travel Guide. I am Jessica Greco, a junior majoring in fine arts. I am currently abroad with Syracuse University’s art program in Florence, Italy. I have been here for a little more than two weeks. I am finally starting to get the hang of things here. From the moment I got […]

Men’s soccer stumps Radford at home

The GW men’s soccer team defeated Radford University 3-1 in a physical match Sunday at the Mount Vernon field. It was the team’s final game before conference play. GW’s defense set the game’s tone early by keeping Radford away from the goal. The Colonials countered a Radford offense that controlled the ball early on, and […]

National Airport grounds travel plans

GW students are changing travel plans because Reagan National airport, the hub of D.C. shuttle service to Boston and New York City, remains closed for security precautions. National is the most popular airport for downtown D.C. residents largely because of the popular shuttle service offered by Delta Airlines and US Airways. It is the only […]

Water polo drops a pair, gains confidence

Jamie Saettele scored a game-wining goal with less than two minutes remaining to give Bucknell University a 6-5 win over the GW men’s water polo team in Lewisburg, Pa. Sunday. It was a tough weekend for the Colonials who were also defeated by No. 14 Princeton University at the Smith Center on Saturday. The weekend […]

Growth Spurt: Student growth boosts economy

Foggy Bottom business owners say they are looking forward to a year of increased revenue because of a larger student population. Grocery stores, shops and restaurants situated near campus report a boost in student business from a noticeably larger freshman class. “I see more new faces than usual and have been selling more this year,” […]

Hartwell plays piano man

Music has always been flowing through Chris Hartwell’s veins. Now, the GW senior is getting the chance to show it off. The singer/songwriter celebrated the release of his debut album, All I Fear, for an intimate audience of friends and soon-to-be fans Saturday night in the GW Music Department. “I’m really excited but kind of […]

Around Campus

Mourners remember victims at Lincoln Memorial Speakers addressed religious tolerance when about 350 people gathered at the Lincoln Memorial Sunday to mourn those who perished in the Sept. 11 terrorist acts. The interfaith memorial was followed by a vigil. Featuring speakers of different religious backgrounds, the memorial focused on religious tolerance and brotherhood. Rangina Hamidi, […]

CNN’s ‘Crossfire’ at GW

CNN’s show ‘Crossfire’ has been airing live from the SMPA building since Monday, Sept. 17 and will continue until Friday, Sept. 29. “Crossfire” offers in-depth look at terrorism Senators discuss military action at GW ‘Crossfire’ “Crossfire” GW host McCain “Crossfire” returns for another week ‘Crossfire’ tackles airline safety Senators consider chemical attacks on ‘Crossfire’ Military […]

Women’s soccer loses to Maryland

The GW women’s soccer team stood its ground in College Park, Md., but suffered a 2-0 loss after failing to convert any of the team’s seven scoring chances. GW goalkeeper Christine O’Malley made 11 saves on Maryland’s 27 shots but was beaten twice by junior Kim King. Despite the loss, head coach Tanya Vogel said […]