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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

Dartmouth Seeks to End ‘Extreme Behaviors’ by Students

The private Ivy League college will ban possession of hard liquor by any student on campus, regardless of age, as part of a broader initiative to combat sexual assault, dangerous drinking and other problems at the relatively isolated New Hampshire school.

Read the full article from The Washington Post

Is There a Safer Way to Play Pro Football?

A look at the history of the game and how rules and equipment changes can alleviate some of the life-altering concussions and head injuries to players.

Read the full article from The Atlantic

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

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.

Food Tank

Inaugural Food Tank Summit Reveals a System Hungry for Change

Food waste, distribution inequality, changing agriculture and workers’ rights are among 21st century challenges.

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.