April 21, 2003

Volume 99, Issue 63

Stories from the April 21, 2003 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Staff Editorial: Cutting ties

When current seniors came to GW, one of the first things the University told them was that every student receives their own @gwu.edu e-mail address for life. However, consistent Webmail snafus, backups and slow-downs have now caused the University to change this policy. Alumni Relations recently sent an e-mail to alumni who continue to use […]

Letters to the Editor

Boycott Bar Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears. I come to bury McFadden’s, not to praise it. For years I’ve enjoyed going out to bars in D.C., but ever since the brute on Pennsylvania opened there has been something wrong with the bar scene, mainly a lack of people. At first I wrote it […]

Battle of the sexes

Q: Everyone tells me I give good blowjobs, but I’m not so sure that I do. How can I know if I do? -Curious Chick: If you have gotten nothing but positive feedback from the guys you’ve hooked up with, then I would certainly take their word for it and stop worrying! Instead of asking […]

$100 for what?

It is a balmy spring day and the air of graduation is upon me. In just a few short weeks I will be sitting back in my fold-out chair on the Ellipse, listening to the redundancy of graduation speeches and talk of “that war” and “that day in September,” but basking in the glorious knowledge […]

Nothing validates a lifestyle like free samples

Last month GW participated in “The Great American Meatout,” a day-long celebration of all things vegetable in which several J Street stations abandoned meat in favor of vegetarian and vegan dishes, while Provisions doled out samples of meatless treats. Many students could be overheard grumbling about the lack of cheesesteaks and chicken Caesar salads, rolling […]