June 20, 2007

Volume 104, Issue 3

Stories from the June 20, 2007 issue of the GW Hatchet. View a PDF version of this issue.

So you’re under 21… but you can still put the “ill” in illegal

New town, new people, new places, new rules. You’ve made it to Colonial Inauguration and now there’s nothing more valuable than choosing the perfect venue to kick-start your college careers, friendships, and relationships. No ID? No problem. Grab that strange new roommate or friend and check out our picks for the G-Dubber’s local scene. For […]

TONIC grand opening sees heavier customer traffic than expected

TONIC restaurant opened May 29 after several months of delays but has recorded heavier initial customer traffic than expected, Manager Kenny Bush said. “It’s been surprisingly busy. We got off to a much better start than expected,” he said of the 21st Street restaurant. “Of course, come August, it’s going to be crazy.” A restaurant […]

Colonial Central to open in August

Colonial Central, a space that is being branded as a one-stop location for student services, will open in August. The space, which is an empty room that formerly housed the District Market, was previewed for University employees and media June 14. The center aims to alleviate the University bureaucracy by co-locating offices and integrating the […]

Campus Calendar: Colonial Inauguration Info

CI 2007 Dates CI One: June 20-22 CI Two: June 25-27 CI Three: June 29-July 1 CI Four: July 5-7 CI Five: July 9-11 Check-In Information Check-in for CI begins at 8:30 a.m. on day one of each session. Sample schedules are available online. Check-Out Information CI will wrap up with closing session on day […]

A sports primer: Your guide to sports

Although basketball is undeniably the most popular sport at GW, there are a myriad of other sporting events going on around Foggy Bottom and Mount Vernon throughout the year. Fall Soccer The Mount Vernon Athletic Complex, which is located on Foxhall Road and can be accessed by a short shuttle ride, is home to five […]

The Hatchet’s guide to art classes at GW

Whether you’re an experienced artist, actor or musician or just starting out and need to fulfill that creative GCR (general curriculum requirement), there’s an arts class for you at GW. Best Fine Arts Classes Photography: Whether you’ve dabbled in photography before or have no clue how to point a camera, you should check out the […]

Snapshot: Making memories

Colonial Cabinet members film their introduction video for the incoming freshman Class of 2011 outside the 2109 F Street residence hall in mid-June. Photo Credit: Alex Ellis/assistant photo editor

Eddie Bieber, 96, was a campus icon

Eddie Bieber, whose shirtless appearance outside The Schenley residence hall earned him the nickname ‘Old Man Schenley’, died May 31 at GW Hospital. He was 96. Bieber spent nearly one month in the hospital due to complications from a hip injury before his death. A native Washingtonian, Bieber lived in the same apartment in The […]

The Best of the Crime Log

The Hatchet publishes a crime log from the University Police Department each Thursday in the newspaper’s metro section. Below is the best of the log from the last academic year. Disorderly Conduct 2/11/07 – Thurston Hall – 2:58 a.m. – case closed A University Police Department officer requested to see a student’s GWorld card in […]