Battleground Poll

Americans Overwhelmingly Pessimistic About Economy

December 18, 2014

New GW Battleground Poll also examines 2014 campaign tactics.

Fall 2014

GW Today’s Top 15 Stories of the Semester

December 17, 2014

The visit to the George Washington University of President Obama and Stephen Colbert leads the list of Fall 2014's most popular stories.


Ken Burns, Katie Couric Film PBS Special at GW

December 17, 2014

Filmmaker discusses his newest project, “Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies,” in front of live audience at the Milken Institute School of Public Health.

Christy Willis

Christy Willis Retires After 30-Year Career

December 17, 2014

Executive director of disability support services has led office since 1990.

Anthony Fauci

Anthony Fauci: AIDS ‘Ain’t Over ’Til It’s Over’

December 17, 2014

The federal government’s top infectious disease official addresses GW's first-year medical students' role in creating an AIDS-free generation.

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USOC Will Submit Bid to Host 2024 Olympics

December 17, 2014

Committee expects to decide between Washington, three other finalists in January.

Find What Makes You Happy in 2015: The GW Holiday Video

December 16, 2014

President Knapp is pleased to share GW's holiday greeting to the university community.


Benefits, Sexual Assault Protocol and SEH Backfill Addressed at Faculty Senate

December 15, 2014

Upcoming plans for the university discussed at final meeting of the fall 2014 semester.


Oxford Development Economist Sabina Alkire Joins Elliott School

December 15, 2014

Dr. Alkire comes to the university as the Oliver T. Carr Jr. Professor in International Affairs.

A demonstration against the verdict at GW's School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Another Grand Jury Fails to Indict Police Officer

December 15, 2014

George Washington University Law School Professor Roger Fairfax analyzes decision in death of Eric Garner.


Tips for Coping with the ‘Holiday Blues’

December 15, 2014

What to do when “the most wonderful time of the year” turns stressful?


GW Researchers Seek to Understand Brain Abnormalities

December 14, 2014

Institute for Neuroscience faculty are uncovering the pathology of autism and schizophrenia.

Kouveliotou, Chryssa

Stargazer Sets Her Sights on George Washington University

December 14, 2014

NASA Senior Scientist Chryssa Kouveliotou, a leading expert on gamma-ray bursts and magnetars, to join the Physics Department.

Medical students demonstrate for #WhiteCoats4BlackLives. (Photo: William Atkins)

George Washington University Medical Students Stage 'Die-In'

December 11, 2014

Protest mounted in solidarity with medical schools nationwide.


'Study Drugs' Are a Dangerous Way to Earn an ‘A’

December 11, 2014

Stressed and pressured to achieve, some college students ignore the ethical, legal and medical consequences of “study drugs.”