Manouch Nava is a staple of the GW experience. The beloved late-night hot dog vendor who has been satisfying students’ hunger for more than 16 years apparently is now coming under heavier threats from the Metropolitan Police Department. MPD wants him to cease his operations because District law prohibits street vendors from selling food after […]
December 3, 2001
Volume 98, Issue 33
Stories from the December 3, 2001 issue of the GW Hatchet.
Imagine ordering a pizza with bacon, pepperoni, sausage and extra cheese. All the ingredients of a great pizza – except the crust. Sound healthy? According to the Atkins diet, it is. The Atkins diet is one of many diets students said they have tried as a quick fix to shed extra pounds. But most health […]
Last Thursday we gave you an extra crossword puzzle. This week it’s a whole extra section. While I’m sure that most students found time during class to complete both crosswords, I hope you take the time to read the eight-page issue looking back at Sept. 11. It has been almost three months since the terrorist […]
Eight-year old asthma patient Fabricio sits by the YMCA pool with a broken arm gazing at his friends and Project Health volunteers playing in the water. “I really like the asthma program because we get to learn to swim in the pool,” Fabricio said. Fabricio is just one participant in Project Health, a community service […]
A fourth of the Beatles, the most powerful force in rock and roll history, George Harrison, died of cancer at 58 on Nov. 30. Harrison was a quiet, soulful-lad from Liverpool, England. He grew up imitating the guitar styles of Chuck Berry and Carl Perkins. Despite his quiet presence, Harrison wrote some of the Beatles’ […]
Nine of Princeton University’s 16 players are 6-foot-7 and taller, which creates potential match-up problems inside for the smaller Colonials. Three players who amount to 60 percent of the Princeton’s scoring are at least 6-foot-6. Six-foot-eight Konrad Wysocki and 6-foot-7 Andre Logan each score about 13 points a game, while 6-foot-6 senior forward Mike Bechtold […]
Now that the Turkey’s been carved and pumpkin pie eaten, the 2001 holiday season is officially under way. Pentagon City and Georgetown shops are festively decorated and prepared for their busiest time of the year. Students at GW have begun their holiday shopping. GW’s Jewish students, however, must finish up their shopping soon, because Hanukkah […]
Monday– Men’s basketball vs. Princeton 5:30 p.m. MCI Center (BB&T Classic consolation) Tuesday- no games scheduled Wednesday—Men’s basketball at Old Dominion 7:35 p.m. Women’s basketball vs. Georgetown 7:00 p.m.
More GW students have become caught up in the dragnet of the Metropolitan Police Department’s initiative against underage drinking. In November alone, 200 people were arrested for underage drinking in the second police district, which includes GW and Georgetown University. While arrests have clearly increased, the problem has not gone away. And underage drinking is […]