March 8, 2004

Volume 100, Issue 50

Stories from the March 8, 2004 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

The Morning After: Hand Jobs, take ’em or leave ’em

Chick: Hand jobs bring to mind memories of junior high when you’d go to the movies with your boyfriend, isolate yourselves in the back row and jerk him off underneath your jacket. On the whole, hand jobs are not very intimate because when a girl does it, it’s only because she’s not comfortable enough to […]

GW in Brief

Campus awaits SMPA report The University is forming a committee to implement changes in the School of Media and Public Affairs. The committee will base its plans on a report on the state of the school completed in December. The report may be made public after spring break, said an assistant to Executive Vice President […]

Staff Editorial: Potential for greatness

After a tumultuous couple of weeks, the student body has elected a radically different Student Association. Newly elected President Omar Woodard and a Senate with only a few returning members must forge a way to work concurrently on behalf of the student body. While each new representative campaigned on different ideas and programs, this page […]

Letters to the Editor

Keep it open Democracy is about every individual being able to participate in the process; the scandals of U.S. political history were achieved while candidates were chosen in smoke-filled rooms. The GW Hatchet would prefer that two of the largest student groups on campus reject the input of their paid membership in endorsing candidates for […]

Kerry clinches nomination, Edwards drops out

Posted 11:02am March 6 by Aaron Huertas U-WIRE Washington Bureau John Kerry, the junior Senator from Massachusetts, clinched the Democratic Party nomination for President yesterday, coming in first in nine out of Tuesday’s 10 contests. His chief rival, North Carolina Senator John Edwards, will announce his withdrawal from the race in Raleigh, N.C. “Before us […]

Campus Calendar

Monday Discussion on global marketing strategy at Subway Speaker Brian J. Marino, GW alumnus and international marketing manager for Subway restaurants 10:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Monroe Hall room 105 Interested students should e-mail or call (202) 994-4801 International Women’s Day Speakers on women’s issues in Afghanistan, Iraq, Iran, Pakistan and Turkey 5 to […]

Hobbs’ gamble pays off

PHILADELPHIA – With a first round bye in the Atlantic 10 Tournament riding on Saturday’s game at La Salle, GW men’s basketball coach Karl Hobbs made an unprecedented decision. He didn’t start T. J. Thompson for the first time in the junior guard’s three-year career, replacing him instead with freshman J.R. Pinnock. The move not […]

States can deny scholarships to religion students

Posted 12:01pm March 6 by Melissa Kronfeld U-WIRE Washington Bureau On Feb. 25, the United States Supreme Court ruled in a 7-2 decision, to allow states to decide whether or not they will fund public scholarships for students pursuing a religious education. The ruling follows the legislative path enacted in over thirty other states. The […]