Posted 11:00 p.m. Oct. 14 (U-WIRE) WASHINGTON–Police in Fairfax County Virginia said tonight that it “is too early to tell” if there is a correlation between the shooting death of a woman Monday night outside of a Home Depot store in Falls Church, Virginia and the recent sniper attacks around the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area. […]
October 14, 2002
Volume 99, Issue 22
Stories from the October 14, 2002 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.
Recent Baseball Hall of Fame inductee Ozzie Smith headlined a lecture and book signing Monday night at National Geographic headquarters at 16th and M streets. Hall of Fame President Dale Petroskey joined Smith to discuss “Baseball as America: Seeing Ourselves Through Our National Game,” a new book which chronicles the social history of baseball. Addressing […]
Posted 6:58 p.m. Oct. 15 by Bernadette Simpao U-WIRE (DC BUREAU) (U-WIRE) WASHINGTON – The fatal shooting of an Arlington, Va., woman Monday night has been “conclusively linked” to the series of sniper shootings that have claimed nine lives and injured two others in the Washington, D.C., area since Oct. 2, Fairfax County Police Chief […]
A family enjoys a ride around the Mount Vernon Campus as part of Octoberfest Saturday. It was a family-oriented event that involved pumpkin painting and carving, along with many other activities.
Have left over veggies from making a salad, fajitas, or another dish? A stir-fry is a great idea. This quick and easy recipe is perfect for after class or right before going out. Another plus of this recipe is that it takes advantage of vegetables that may be going bad. If a large assortment of […]
Voting system to receive upgrade <!– –> Posted 8:37 p.m. Oct 10 (U-WIRE) WASHINGTON–Lawmakers approved legislation granting $3.9 billion to states to improve and upgrade current voting systems last week. The election overhaul bill, H.R. 3295 would help states replace punch-card voting systems, improve voter registration methods and make polling booth accessible to the disabled. […]
Adams Morgan Saturday, Sept 28 12:30 a.m. Eggs and condoms sold right next to each other in the same vending machine. Was I seeing straight? For the first time in my college career, I walked down the main strip in Adams Morgan completely sober. My sister and I were spending quality time during her last […]
Q: Ever since high school, all my friends have always had boyfriends. I was always the “friend” and never the potential girlfriend. This problem seemed to carry over into college life, as guys always seem to see me as the “friend,” and many of my friends are constantly involved with someone. I’m OK with being […]
Posted 7:01 p.m. Oct. 15 by Patrick W. Higgins U-WIRE (DC BUREAU) (U-WIRE) WASHINGTON–President George W. Bush and other members of his administration pledged to increase the number of minority homeowners by 5.5 million people within the next decade at a day-long conference in Washington, D.C. Tuesday. “America is a great place,” Bush said, “and […]
English professor James Brown has three things to say to his students about plagiarism. “First, they’ll get caught. Second, they’ll have to face themselves in the mirror every morning . third, if they are capable of doing killer research, why not get credit for it by placing quotation marks around the material and citing the […]