November 11, 2002

Volume 99, Issue 30

Stories from the November 11, 2002 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.


Junior Sarah Jameson, a member of the Neighbors’ Project, participates in Kidsfest on the fourth floor of the Marvin Center Friday morning. One of the goals of Kidsfest was to bring District children to GW in order to provide an entertaining and unique day for them. About ten GW students played games with about 30 […]

BBall Preview: McKeown leads women with patience

They don’t come here for the intimate campus. They don’t come here for the ivy-covered buildings. And they certainly don’t come here to see the football team play on Saturdays. So what does attract some of the country’s top female high school basketball players to GW? Thirteen-year veteran head coach Joe McKeown, for one. “It […]

Schools with large numbers of minorities receive government grants

Posted 6:04 p.m. Nov. 13 by Bernard Pollack U-WIRE (DC BUREAU) (U-WIRE) WASHINGTON–The U.S. government granted $90 million to 81 selected colleges and universities nationwide last week in an effort to increase funding for schools that cater to disadvantaged and predominately minority students. Federal lawmakers hope that the increased funding will help to level the […]

Staff editorial: Big Brother

On Jan. 1 the Immigration and Naturalization Service will begin the large-scale tracking of foreign students in the United States. GW must be certified to use this tracking system by Jan. 30 in order to retain its ability to accept international students. There is no question that GW will be certified by the necessary time […]

U.N. Approves Iraq Resolution

Posted 3:07 p.m. Nov. 11 by Marcus Mrowka U-WIRE (DC BUREAU) (U-WIRE) WASHINGTON–The United Nations Security Council unanimously approved a resolution with specific guidelines to disarm Iraq of weapons of mass destruction last week, marking the latest step in President George W. Bush’s campaign against Saddam Hussein. The resolution warned Hussein that he must stop […]

Back to my childhood with Mickey Mouse

2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2 Orlando, Fla Disney’s Magic Kingdom Getting off the monorail and setting foot into Magic Kingdom immediately put me in a childlike euphoria. I hadn’t been to Disney World since I was eight, 12 years ago. I could not believe how much time had passed. The minute my friends and I […]

Staff editorial: Go to town

For two weeks The Hatchet has reported on financial mismanagement by the Student Association. The facts have been presented and investigations are supposedly underway, but those responsible are still going about their business in the SA, “representing” students. Students, except for a few, remain apathetic that SA officials, who violated SA bylaws and participated in […]

American Inequality and the Question of War

Posted 6:39 p.m. Nov. 13 by Melissa Kronfeld U-WIRE (DC BUREAU) (U-WIRE) WASHINGTON–For months the Bush administration has argued in favor of a necessary change for the Iraqi regime. Their plan: to launch a pre-emptive strike with a full-scale invasion to topple Saddam Hussein. Hussein poses a threat to national security and to the security […]

Slam nights at teaism

“And I take your heart . and I put it in my blender . and I press pulse, whip, then liquefy. Now your heart is a mess . in my blender . how does that feel,” Madame Hillary, known at her law office day-job as Patrice Winslow, reads to her audience. Her words are weighted […]