January 27, 2003

Volume 99, Issue 42

Stories from the January 27, 2003 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Women’s basketball wins eighth straight

Experience triumphed over youth Sunday as GW dominated its last non-conference game, beating visiting University of Florida 74-55 for its eight-straight win. With their victory over St. Joe’s Thursday, the Colonials remain the only undefeated team in the Atlantic 10, while the Gators remain winless in their Southeastern conference. Florida started five freshmen and GW […]

Web Exclusive: Swimming and Diving spilt home meet

Freshman Maggie Moss led the GW women’s swimming team to a 145.5-132.5 victory over Massachusetts Saturday, taking first place in three events. With the win, the women evened their record to 4-4. Moss, the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week, won the 100-yard backstroke (0:58.21), the 200-yard individual medley (2:10.84) and the 200-yard backstroke (0:58.21). […]

Hollywood meets D.C.

Anne Lipsitz talks to actor John Spencer, who plays Leo McGarry on “The West Wing.” The show was filming scenes in D.C. for upcoming episodes this weekend.

State of the Union preview

Posted 9:24 p.m. Jan. 27 by Marcus Mrowka U-WIRE Washington Bureau As Democratic opposition grows and new polls come out showing a drop in the president’s approval ratings, President Bush is preparing to deliver his second State of the Union Address to Congress and the American people Tuesday evening. He is expected to try to […]

ROTC students speak out

As the possibility of military action in Iraq appears more likely, many Reserve Officer Training Corps students say they are struggling with their own battle on campus – to win the respect of their civilian peers. Some students who participate in ROTC say their civilian classmates misunderstand their motives for joining the military. More than […]

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Webmail expected by 6 a.m.

Posted 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28- Students should be able to send and receive new e-mail via Webmail by 6 a.m. tomorrow, technology officials said this afternoon. Information Systems and Services technicians expected the e-mail system, which went down on Friday afternoon, to be available as of this evening, but some users’ old e-mail folders […]