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July 23, 2014

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Peace in the Middle East?

July 23, 2014

Professor Nathan Brown says there will be a cease-fire but long-term prospects dim.

Grief and Loss

Lessons on the Many Faces of Grief

July 23, 2014

GW summer institute helps counselors guide patients through the healing process.

Leana Wen

What to Do ‘When Doctors Don’t Listen’

July 23, 2014

Book by GW attending physician and emergency medicine professor Leana Wen teaches patients how to advocate for their health.


University to Issue New Bonds

July 23, 2014

The funds will support approved capital projects and refinance debt.

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Metro Silver Line Opening, West Falls Church Shuttle Service Affected

July 23, 2014

On July 28, West Falls Church shuttle service to the Virginia Science and Technology Campus will move to Wiehle-Reston East station.


Flight MH17 Crash ‘Confirms Negative Attitudes’ on Putin, Russia

July 23, 2014

Expert Robert Orttung discusses implications of downed Malaysia Airlines plane.


Corcoran Agreement Moves Forward

July 21, 2014

D.C. Superior Court to hold evidentiary hearing on historic collaboration next week


GW Researchers Disrupt Consciousness With Electrical Stimulation

July 21, 2014

Mohamad Koubeissi and team may have discovered the “on-off switch” for consciousness in the human brain.