January 28, 2002

Volume 98, Issue 40

Stories from the January 28, 2002 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Gymnastics Preview:Mix of ages could position gymnastics for success

Fourth straight Atlantic 10 Championships, a ranking of 17th in the country, three A-10 All-Conference performers and the conference Coach of the Year. Only one team on campus can boast these statistics, and that team is hungry for more. After all its success last season, the GW gymnastics team wants one more accomplishment this season: […]

Sports: Colonial women manufacture a win in 25 seconds

When it looked like their seven-game win streak was coming to an end, the Colonial women made three steals, two baskets and one free throw in the last 25 seconds to muscle out a 88-87 win over the Richmond Spiders Sunday at the Smith Center. With the win, the Colonials extended a winning streak to […]

Hatchet Entertainment Listings

Movies AMC Union Station AMC Courthouse Plaza Cineplex Odeon Dupont Circle Cineplex Odeon Foundry Cineplex Odeon Inner Circle Cineplex Odeon Uptown Lowes Pentagon City 6 Music 9:30 Club Black Cat Theater Kennedy Center AMC Union Station 50 Massachusetts Ave. N.E. (703) 998-4262 Black Hawk Down (R) Fri.-Sat. 12:45, 3:25, 4:00, 6:40, 7:20, 10:00, 10:40, 1:20 […]

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Colonials are wearing thin

Rhode Island had the kind of second half GW had been known for earlier this season. The visiting Rams outscored the Colonials 42-22 in the second half Saturday, handing GW a humiliating fourth-straight loss while ending its own winless conference showing. Not only did the Colonials (10-9, 3-5 A-10) effort continue the team’s slide, it […]

The Movie Buffs check out American Psycho

The story: It’s the late 1980s and Patrick Bateman is a high-powered stockbroker on Wall Street. He works mergers and acquisitions. Or is it murders and executions? Both actually, because he’s your normal Wall Street-type during the day, but at night he roams the streets perpetrating random acts of violence. Alan says: When I first […]

Men’s tennis falls to Old Dominion

The GW men’s tennis team fell short against Old Dominion Friday, losing 5-2 against the Monarchs in Norfolk, Va. GW freshmen Matt Treadgold and Brett Warner were the only singles players to win their matches. Treadgold bounced back after losing the first set in his match and defeated Old Dominion’s Patrick Binowski 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 […]

Hatchet Movie Reviews

Currently showing movies that have been reviewed by The GW Hatchet Arts section. Red Dragon Sweet Home Alabama The Tuxedo Barbershop Previous Movie Reviews Birthday Girl Collateral Damage The Count of Monte Cristo Crossroads Dragonfly 40 Days and 40 Nights The Mothman Prophecies Storytelling The Time Machine Trembling Before G-d

Arts: Mothman falls prey to muddled plot

The number one rule of a movie review is not to give anything away. Well, don’t worry. After seeing The Mothman Prophecies, I’m still not sure what happened. Directed by Mark Pellington (Arlington Road), this movie isn’t so much confusing as it is fragmented and may be prove difficult to piece together for even the […]

Swimming struggles at UMBC

GW men’s and swimming teams suffered losses in a tri-meet Sunday afternoon at the Universty of Maryland-Baltimore County. UMBC defeated the men’s team 157-63 while the women lost 149-93. Sophomores Ruth Dubyel and Kristen Fagley led the GW women’s swimming team to a second-place finish in a tri-meet with George Mason and St. Bonaventure at […]

Student strands member of Congress

I once interned for Rep. Sam Farr of California. I had a good rapport with him and considered myself the hottest son of a gun this side of Waffle House. Now when I say good rapport, I do not mean the kind of rapport Monica Lewinsky and Chandra Levy had with their respective bosses. There […]