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University Releases Results of Unwanted Sexual Behavior Questionnaire

Survey creates a baseline of data to help shape future university programming.

HEADLINES

America’s Voice in the Digital Age

January 28, 2015

Voice of America Director David Ensor discusses broadcast institution’s efforts with SMPA’s Frank Sesno.

Cadmium Exposure Linked to Aging, Chronic Disease

January 28, 2015

Study finds that high exposure to the toxic metal can age cells by 11 years.

Study Says Gender-Diverse Offices Are More Productive, Less Harmonious

January 28, 2015

Economics Professor Wally Mullin finds that co-ed workplaces can boost profits.

Eco-Equity Challenge to Fund Student-Led Environmental and Social Justice Projects

January 28, 2015

Undergraduate and graduate students can submit applications until March 17.

News in Brief

Heed Truman’s Call to Reign in the CIA

Peter Fenn, adjunct professor in the Graduate School of Political Management, calls for a new Church Committee or other serious commission with subpoena power to examine the power to examine the roles and responsibilities of the various U.S. intelligence

Read the full opinion piece in U.S. News & World Report

Congress' Risky Foray into Foreign Affairs

Tara Sonenshine, Coordinator of Global Partnerships for Planet Forward, assesses the recent invitation by House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address a joint session of Congress.

Read the full Newsday article here

4 Tips for Outdoor Winter Running

Terry Weir, head coach of the GW women’s cross-country team, offers some advice to ensure that your winter run doesn’t do more harm than good.

Read the full blog post from the Washingtonian

Editor's Picks

Colonial Health

University Celebrates a ‘Healthy GW’ at Grand Opening of Colonial Health Center

Initiative supports student wellness through unified healthy and safety efforts, launches Peer Support Program.

Pizza Study

Childhood Obesity: Is Pizza the Problem?

New study finds that the popular food is a major contributor of calories, fat and sodium to youth diets.

Charles E. Smith Center

The Charles E. Smith Center: Where Visiting Teams Lose

GW men’s and women’s basketball programs are 43-5 at home since the beginning of last season.

Book Covers

English Department Brings Award-Winning Writers to GW’s Doorstep

Events on campus include readings with Lemony Snicket, Trey Ellis and more.

Solar

Capital Partners Solar Project Delivers Energy to University

Tour of North Carolina solar farm spotlights GW’s clean energy strategy at work.

Barack Obama

President Obama and Colbert Duke It Out

President discusses immigration, Keystone pipeline and steals host’s chair in "Colbert Report" segment at George Washington University.