February 27, 2003

Volume 99, Issue 51

Stories from the February 27, 2003 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

The tragic art of urban decay

Housed in a room with cream-colored walls, the Corcoran’s collection of photographs titled “Joseph Mills: Inner City” is a startling remembrance of an era not too distant. An era of events that have scarred many and a social climate that has become even more severe over the years. Joseph Mills seems to struggle with the […]

New York protests draw thousands

Posted 2:40p.m. Feb. 27 by Alex Kingsbury & Andrew Snow U-WIRE Washington Bureau Thousands of protesters took to the streets of Manhattan, Saturday taking part in a worldwide demonstration against war with Iraq. Police reported more than 250 arrests in a relatively peaceful day that saw around 100,000 people filling the streets of New York […]

A Rock Reeducation

As the Strokes, on repeat, begin to splinter the eardrums, you’re met with a realization. “There’s got to be more to this rock resurgence. There’s just got to be.” “The bands” might offer a momentary escape from the MTV doldrums, but are they really reinvigorating the rock scene? Nah. Don’t be so quick to weep […]

Breaking News: Hart, Sobel to face in SA run-off

Posted 5:30a.m. Preliminary Election Results STUDENT ASSOCIATION President (Top two candidates will face in run-off next week) -Kris Hart-33 percent -Steve Sobel-18 percent Executive Vice President -Eric Daleo-51 percent PROGRAM BOARD Executive Chair -Jon Reiling For full story and complete results check www. GWHATCHET.com throughout the day.

BAR BELLE: Girls Gone Wild…part II

Where: Angles, 2339 18th St., NW Carded: Maybe Cover: None Dress: I just don’t know anymore You know when you revisit a childhood memory and learn that it’s not what it was at all? Like finding our Mr. Rogers is a pedophile or that Snuffy beat Big Bird. That’s how I felt last weekend when […]

Crime Log

Simple Assault 2/22 Marvin Center – 2:10 p.m. Open case Hippodrome staff called University Police after a fight broke out between two students. UPD arrived on the scene and found one individual was bleeding after being hit in the face. The individual indicated he was hit after refusing to give food to another student, who […]

Best of GW 2003

Thank you everyone for your participation! The results of The GW Hatchet’s Best of GW Survey are now posted! Congratulations to our Winners! Prize Winner First Prize: $50 gift certificate to Luigi’s Restaurant! Claire Buxton Second Prize: Lunch for 2 at La Prima! Nikola Otlans Third Prize: Night for 2 at Loews Cinemas, Georgetown! Rebecca […]

INTERVIEW: Clutch enough for March?

Last season the GW women’s basketball team was undefeated in conference play and riding a 15-game winning streak heading into its final regular season game. But a loss at Massachusetts followed by a first-round loss to Xavier in the Atlantic 10 tournament dashed any NCAA Tournament hopes. After accepting a bid to the WNIT, the […]