June 10, 2002

Volume 99, Issue 4

Stories from the June 10, 2002 issue of the GW Hatchet.

U.S. troops don’t belong in Phillipines

I am writing to you from a different side of the war on terrorism. I have been living in the Philippines for a year. I hear the situation of the American people from my family and friends still in the United States while observing and participating in the life of the Filipino people. While the […]

Friends recall Krug’s kindness, openness

Friends and family of Daniel Krug said the 30-year-old graduate student “always put other people ahead of himself.” Krug, who was found dead in his K Street apartment last weekend, was a second-year master’s of business administration student. He was also pursuing a degree in international affairs and hoped to work in international disaster relief, […]

Letter to the Editor: Open Jewish dialogue

As American Jewish students, we feel that our unique perspective has been ignored. It has been lost somewhere in the ambiguity that is neither the radical right nor the radical left. It is not just the story of two students, but is becoming common among the feelings of progressive Jewish young people. It seems most […]

GW to charge for printing

Students will pay 7 cents per page to print in almost all University computer labs starting in September. Technology officials cited increasing operating costs without budget increases in recent years as the main reason for the charge. The charge comes six months after the Center for Academic Technologies instated a printing quota of 1,250 pages […]

Beyond X’s and O’s: The life of a head coach

This former Husky played high-school ball with NBA star Patrick Ewing, learned from the legendary coach Mike Jarvis, and helped coach the 1999 UConn team to a National Championship. But now Karl Hobbs could be facing his biggest challenge yet – rebuilding GW basketball and bringing it back to the national spotlight. What does he […]

Grad student murdered near campus

Police are following several leads in the homicide of graduate student Daniel Krug, who was found strangled in his K Street apartment last weekend. Krug, 30, had just finished his first year of a master’s degree in business administration at GW. Friends notified police after he failed to show up for a charity race and […]

Sawyer to head SJS

Newly-appointed Student Judicial Services Director Rebecca Sawyer said dealing with freshmen has given her the experience she needs to head SJS. “I’ve got a pretty good understanding of GW students and GW culture,” said Sawyer, who comes to the post after two years as director of Freshman Services. “Especially since first-year students are a big […]

Wanna watch?

GW has seven varsity sports to watch in the fall, including men’s and women’s soccer, cross country, crew, men’s golf, water polo, and women’s volleyball. The following are the schedules available at press time to check out the latest action from your favorite team. Wear your buff and blue and get ready to cheer! Men’s […]

Mitchell calls for student action

Former Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell urged Law School graduates to use their education to promote peace and end injustice at Commencement in the Smith Center May 26. The United States, Mitchell said, is the most free, just and open society in the world, but with those benefits come responsibility. He told graduates they each […]