October 30, 2003

Volume 100, Issue 24

Stories from the October 30, 2003 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

Golfers finish last at ODU

The GW golf team struggled mightily at the Old Dominion University/Seascape Collegiate Tournament over the weekend, finishing last in the 16-team field with a combined team score of 632. Sophomore Andrew Gallo led GW with a two-over-par 146 in the 36-hole tournament at Seascape Golf Course. Virginia Commonwealth University took home first place with an […]

RUnners prep for A-10s

The GW cross country teams are set to compete in the Atlantic 10 Championships Saturday, and while neither squad is expected to vie for first place, both the men and women believe they have a good chance to improve upon last year’s fifth and ninth place finishes, respectively. “The outlook is good for both teams,” […]

Anti-war protestors converge on Washington

Posted 5:30pm November 1 by Vanessa Maltin U-WIRE Washington Bureau In a peaceful demonstration Saturday, tens of thousands of protestors gathered at the Washington Monument, calling for an immediate end to the U.S. occupation of Iraq. Organized by Act Now to Stop War and End Racism and United for Peace and Justice, the rally brought […]

Rec Sports Monthly: Executive Games

White House roller hockey isn’t a varsity or intramural sport, but the club has become better known than most other student activities in the District. The dedicated group of hockey enthusiasts receives little outside financial support, but members meet weekly to compete and play the sport they love on a block of Pennsylvania Avenue in […]

Intramural Roundup

Submitted by Recreational Sports and Fitness Services Smith wins Punt, Pass and Kick title Student Adam Smith captured the inaugural Punt, Pass and Kick title in dramatic fashion by defeating Sean Rose in a “coffin-corner” punt-off Saturday at the Intramural Fields. Each competitor had three passes, three punts and three field goal attempts to gain […]

Bush makes Asian-Pacific tour

Posted 6:00pm November 1 by Ilana Weinberg U-WIRE Washington Bureau President Bush returned last Friday from his six-nation Asian Pacific tour, highlighted by stops in Bali and Australia, to reinforce gratitude for the international cooperation in the war on terror Last Wednesday, Bush made a three-hour stop on the resort island of Bali, Indonesia, where […]

Club Roundup

Men’s Volleyball The men’s volleyball club played its first match this year Saturday against Georgetown, falling 3-2. This weekend the Colonials compete in the Maryland Octoberfest Tournament, where GW will take on teams such as Penn State University, the U.S. Naval Academy and the host Terrapins. The Colonials will also take part in the James […]

Reel to Reel: Reviews

“The Human Stain” by Maura Judkis I am itching to tell you the big secret of Coleman Silk in “The Human Stain” (Mirimax). And really, my reasons for wanting to do so are purely selfish – after all, telling Silk’s secret would make this review so much easier to write. The film explores racial issues […]

Behind the scenes: “Beyond Borders”

With “Beyond Borders” (Paramount Pictures) out in theaters, some may be curious as to what director of “Golden Eye” Martin Campbell is doing casting “Tomb Raider” Angelina Jolie as a prissy socialite in the jungle. The day after I attended a panel and screening of the film, I had the opportunity to speak with Campbell […]