November 6, 2003

Volume 100, Issue 26

Stories from the November 6, 2003 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Greek Briefs

TKE to host Turkey Bowl The Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity will host its annual flag football Turkey Bowl on Nov. 22. The event has been the fraternity’s main fall philanthropy event for at least nine years. Members said seven of GW’s eight sororities registered to compete in the tournament on a field at Constitution and […]

Also at the movies…

Elephant by Maura Judkis The high school depicted in the film “Elephant” (HBO Films and Fine Line Features) can only be described as painfully normal. Like any school in the nation, it has its stereotypical cliques of jocks, popular girls, Goths, suffering artists, thespians, geeks, skateboarders and loners. And the movie proceeds just as a […]

SA Notes

SA investigates unlimited Metro pass A coalition of D.C. student leaders is floating a plan that would allow students to purchase unlimited Metrorail passes through their universities. The D.C. Metro University Student Alliance is researching a proposal that would give students the option of adding an extra fee to their tuition bill in exchange for […]

Cinema Sinner: Crawlspace

Disclaimer: These films deal with deranged material and are meant for mature audiences only. To enjoy this film with your date: Clothes: A college moving company’s T-shirt Food: Your filthy roomate’s dried puke Music: “Dead Man on Campus” soundtrack You come home and find your place trashed. Your John Belushi “Animal House” poster has been […]

Crime Log

Illegal Dumping 4/24 – Ross Hall 3:20 a.m. – Open Case A University Police officer observed a male individual throwing trash bags into a compactor. The man then leaped into his vehicle and sped away before the officer could question him. Unlawful Entry 4/24 – Marvin Center 9:20 a.m. – Case Closed UPD called Metropolitan […]

D.C. students remember Yitzhak Rabin

GW and Georgetown students commemorated the life of former Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin on the eighth anniversary of his death Tuesday. GW’s Student Alliance For Israel and the Georgetown Alliance For Israel co-sponsored the event, held at GW Hillel. The program featured Jay Footlik, former special assistant to President Clinton on Israeli-American affairs, and […]

Bar Belle: Nightmare on M Street

Where: Various locations around M Street in Northwest D.C. Getting in: carded twice Cover: $7 Food: sushi Dress: It’s Halloween so go figure Specials: $2.25 Bud and Bud lights at participating bars Belle Rating: 2.5 belles After a brief foray on the Web (it’s not just for porn, ya know), the Bar Belle is back, […]

GW turns on dorm air conditioning

Freshman Elizabeth Carlton said Wednesday that she was unable to sleep for the past few nights because the recent warm weather has made living conditions in Thurston Hall unbearable. “Last night I got so frustrated that I filled a towel with ice cubes and put it on my head,” Carlton said. But Carlton and other […]