Power and Promise

Making History Tops $770 million

July 27, 2015

Leadership giving, annual giving and undergraduate alumni donors contributed to record-breaking fundraising year.


GW Physicists Track Stellar Material Speeding Through Space

July 27, 2015

A fast-moving pulsar has blown a hole through the disk whirling around its companion star.

GW Battleground Poll report

GW Data Highlights U.S. Voters’ Favorable Attitudes toward Undocumented Immigrants

July 27, 2015

A majority of those polled said they are family oriented and fill jobs Americans don’t want.


Human Hands Less Evolved Than Chimp Hands

July 27, 2015

A new study from a GW paleobiologist shakes up a common assumption about human evolution.

Doug Nixon

GW Researcher Reveals Why Some Immune Systems Protect Against HIV Infection

July 27, 2015

A new study co-authored by Doug Nixon could pave the way for a preventive vaccine.


Standardized Test Scores Will Be Optional for GW Applicants

July 27, 2015

Beginning in August, submitting SAT or ACT scores will no longer be required for most students applying for undergraduate admission.

Marc Abrahms

In Memoriam: Marc Abrahms

July 27, 2015

Fine art photographer gave his name to Marvin Center entrance.


GW Students Find Footing on a Career Path Through Summer Internships

July 21, 2015

Before turning their tassels on the National Mall, more than two-thirds of GW undergraduates and thousands of graduate students test their academic mettle in the workplace.


LGBT Health Forum ‘Accents the T’

July 20, 2015

Annual discussion focuses on the future of health care in the transgender community.


Unsealed Rosenberg Grand Jury Documents May Show Perjury

July 20, 2015

Initial testimony of Ethel Rosenberg’s brother does not name her as a spy for the Soviet Union.

Researchers Identify Nasal Bacteria to Combat Staph, MRSA

Researchers Identify Nasal Bacteria to Combat Staph, MRSA

July 20, 2015

A new twins study suggests that germs in our nose could be secret weapons against drug-resistant infections.

GW Announces Partnership with Bipartisan Policy Center, Saint Anselm College

July 15, 2015

Politics and elections class provides new opportunity for Semester in Washington students.

Professor's Gate

Daniel E. Martínez Named Director of the GW Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute

July 13, 2015

Mexican American Scholar to Serve in Post During Institute’s Inaugural Year.


Virginia Campus Exhibition Honors Loudoun County Painter

July 13, 2015

Retrospective showcases the work of the late artist and alumna Sherry Zvares Sanabria.


Alumna Solves Real-Life Forensics Mysteries

July 13, 2015

Adrienne Borges has helped identify missing soldiers, catch killers and bring closure to families searching for lost relatives.