February 28, 2002

Volume 98, Issue 49

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


Student Association Executive SA President: Josh Singer SA EVP: Eric Daleo Senate CCAS Undergrad: Mohammed Ali Adam Greenman Chris Percopo Chris Pope Christina Trotta CCAS Graduate: Blake Newmark Donald Jacobsen ESIA Undergrad: Omar Woodard Kate Rocco ESIA Graduate: Nina Kollars SBPM Undergrad: Aaron Binstock Dan Moss SBPM Graduate: Amanda Sural Dipen Patel SEAS Undergrad: Scott […]

CNN moves to campus

CNN’s “Crossfire” will call GW home beginning April 1, when the political talk show will begin broadcasting daily from the Media and Public Affairs building, GW announced Wednesday. Vice President for Communication Mike Freedman said University and CNN officials signed a contract Tuesday night that is renewable for up to six years. The deal will […]

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Singer wins close SA election

Posted March 1 12:30 p.m. Junior Josh Singer’s “Working for Us” slate worked for him. Singer won the Student Association presidential election by a margin of eight votes over junior Phil Robinson, 867 to 859 Friday. More than 2,100 students cast their ballots in the first online elections as Singer took 40.007 percent of the […]

Votes run smoothly

The votes are half in. Day one of GW’s first-ever online Student Association election went smoothly despite a few snags, pollsters reported Wednesday. At least three voting stations went down for a total of three hours, and the GW Law School ran out of paper ballots twice throughout the day. Joint Elections Committee officials, who […]

Arts: Sorry Thurston, Josh Harnett says NO SEX for 40 Days and 40 Nights

Topless women, photocopied fannies, lesbian action, masturbation, handcuffs, pornography and fake orgasms .believe it or not, all can be found in “America’s first sex comedy without the sex.” In 40 Days and 40 Nights (Miramax), Josh Hartnett (Pearl Harbor) plays Matt Sullivan, a handsome but bitter 20-something recently dumped by the love of his life. […]

Around Campus

Larry king hosts Web cast from GW cardiac care lab Political commentator Larry King will host a live internet broadcast of a cardiac catheterization from the GW Hospital’s Cardiac Center Feb. 28 from 2-3 p.m. Physicians will also discuss new procedures and devices to open blocked arteries, including radiation treatment. A cardiac catheterization is an […]


Dream Where: 1350 Okie. St, NE Food: nope Dancing: you betcha Pluses: down right cool Minuses: can get pricey The Bar Belle apologizes for her brief respite. She needed a week to detox from a hard-played weekend. But baby, she’s back in the saddle again. A little dumber maybe, but it’s nothing a little gingko […]

Students assaulted by man on D.C. bus

Two students were assaulted by a man who appeared to be drunk and “delusional” on a D.C. Metrobus last week on their way to a Southeast D.C. elementary school. The students, tutors for GW’s Heads Up program, said the aid of an unidentified “Samaritan” helped them escape the incident unharmed. Forty-eight GW students travel to […]

WEB EXCLUSIVE: PB race pits friends against one another

Generally regarded as a more low-key race, this year’s Program Board Executive Chair election pits friends against each other as three candidates vie for votes among the same peer group. Juniors Josh Bhatti, Ben Posner and Bryan Gless said they met while working for the PB last year. Bhatti scheduled concerts for the PB this […]