It's on Us

‘Be More Than A Bystander’

GW community add their voices to national campaign to combat sexual assault on campuses.


Ava’s Family Accepts Invitation to Meet George Washington

October 29, 2014
Following viral video, Colonials mascot offers girl a meet-and-greet at a GW basketball game.

The Mexican Constitution That Never Was

October 29, 2014

Event hosted by the George Washington University and the Organization of American States celebrates the 200th anniversary of the Constitution of Apatzingán.

Open Enrollment Enters Final Week

October 29, 2014

In-Network Only Premium health care plan will be terminated Dec. 31.

Student Exhibition Transports GW to the Streets of Brazil

October 29, 2014

Senior Roxanne Goldberg’s show displays São Paulo aesthetic and enhances her curatorial experience.

News in Brief

Space-Bound Experiment Turns to Dust in Rocket Explosion

Local college students attending the ill-fated Wallops Island, Virginia, rocket launch were shocked when the Orbital Sciences Corporation mission to the International Space Station ended in an explosive fireball.

Read more from the WTOP website

Economy Remains Key for Candidates, Voters Despite Foreign Crises

Lara Brown, director of the Political Management program, talks about the economy in determining voting preferences in the upcoming mid-term elections.

Read more, including results of a GW Battleground Poll, at Fox News

President Knapp among D.C. Area’s top business leaders

George Washington University President Steven Knapp joins the ranks of the “Power 100” in the Washington Business Journal's third annual roundup of the Greater Washington area’s most influential business leaders.

View the entire gallery from the Washington Business Journal

‘Knowledge in Action’ Internship Fund Application Period Opens

George Washington University students with unpaid internships can receive up to $3,000 in funding from the Knowledge in Action Career Internship Fund. The spring 2015 application period is Oct. 31 to Nov. 11.

Read More on the KACIF

Editor's Picks

The Ties That Bind

A Colonial World Series

Alumni, former coaches among GW connections for Royals and Giants in the Fall Classic.


Getting Ahead of the Curve on Ebola Epidemic

Experts convene at George Washington to discuss the global health security agenda.

Depression QL

Students with Depression Fight to Stay on the ‘Path’

“We’re living with it, dealing with it every day,” says George Washington University sophomore Jenny Curt.

Grace Zhang

GW Researcher Receives $2 Million NIH New Innovator Award

Lijie Grace Zhang is advancing the development of tissue and organ replacements.

Jose Andres

Chef José Andrés’ New Restaurant Is Coming to the George Washington University

Beefsteak, Mr. Andrés’ first fast-casual restaurant, opens in January 2015.

Chef Rob

Healthy Meals ‘Three Ingredients and 15 Minutes Away,’ University Chef Says

New cooking videos offer quick takes on easy, nutritious, residence hall-ready recipes.