February 17, 2004

Volume 100, Issue 44

Stories from the February 17, 2004 issue of the GW Hatchet.

Kerry wins DC

Posted 3:39pm February 18 by Jane Black U-WIRE Washington Bureau Democratic front-runner Sen. John Kerry swept up almost half of the votes in the Washington D.C. caucus on Saturday– victory number 14 out of the 16 Democratic contests held so far to chose the party’s nominee. The Massachusetts senator received 47 percent of the votes, […]

Sen. Kerry wins District caucus

Sen. John Kerry (D. Mass) trounced his opponents in the D.C. caucus Saturday, further solidifying the likelihood that he will be the Democratic challenger to President Bush in the November election. Winning 48 percent of the votes, Kerry scored a huge victory in a city that overwhelmingly voted for former Vermont Gov. Howard Dean in […]

DTD leaders to face charges

ormer members of the Delta Tau Delta fraternity can remain in their house until the end of the semester, Interfraternity Council leaders said. Delta Tau Delta’s national organization revoked the chapter’s charter last week after allegations of hazing. The chapter can no longer operate under the name Delta Tau Delta, and the University will not […]

Point. Click. Relationship.

College is supposed to be one of the most social times in a person’s life. A GW undergrad is surrounded by more than 9,000 peers and has access to hundreds of student organizations that bring together people with almost any conceivable common interest. But sometimes that’s not enough, and for a growing number of college […]

Campus Calendar

Tuesday D.C. Networking Night 7:30 to 9 p.m. Marvin Center Grand Ballroom RSVP to netnite@gwu.edu Speaker: Jorge Bustios, coordinator of Hermanos y Hermanas Mayores, or the Big Brothers Big Sisters Latino Branch noon to 1 p.m. Marvin Center room 403 Sponsored by the Spanish Club Wednesday Student Association Candidates Forum 7:30 to 10 p.m. Marvin […]

GW In Brief

School of Business and Public Management changes name The School of Business and Public Management recently announced that it shortened its name to the School of Business, following a year-long self review of the school. Faculty members who conducted the review created a strategic plan for the school for the next five years. Many recommended […]

Late three keeps streak alive

Just when it seemed the Colonials were too dominant to be exciting, having won each of their previous eight games by at least 12 points, they produced one of the most memorable finishes in Smith Center history Friday, beating Xavier with an improbable last-second three-pointer from 25 feet away. That win, coupled with a more […]

Mensah-Bonsu rises above the rest

Sophomore Pops Mensah-Bonsu had a hard time deciding which one of his many dunks this season was his favorite. After a moment of deliberation, he raised his eyebrows and said the most memorable slam definitely came in the GW men’s basketball team’s win over Rhode Island Feb. 7. The two-handed reverse alley-oop landed him a […]

College online meeting sites

Friendster.com What is it? – A six degrees of separation-style network of friends of friends, and it can be addictive. Who uses it? – People who want to network through their own friends to find peers, usually for friendship or business. Why is it cool? – You can build a nearly endless ring of online […]