President's Medal

Simon Lee Awarded President’s Medal

November 20, 2014

Alumnus, founder and CEO of STG Inc. is first Korean-American to receive honor.

Tim Rabolt

University Marks One Year Smoke Free

November 20, 2014

Upgraded signage being installed around campus as GW celebrates the Great American Smokeout.


100 Thousand Strong: Students Strengthen U.S.-China Relations

November 19, 2014

National conference supported by GW’s Confucius Institute gathers college students interested in China.

Wayne Millner

Trauma Patients Reunite With Medical Teams That Saved Their Lives

November 19, 2014

GW Hospital hosts third annual Trauma Awareness Day.


Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week Examines D.C.’s Critical Issues

November 19, 2014

Activities organized by students include a food drive, performance, panel discussion and simulation banquet.


Social Enterprise a Focus As Students Apply to Clinton Global Initiative University

November 18, 2014

Innovation grant, workshops among resources available at GW.

Grow Garden

George Washington University Pledges a ‘Healthier Campus’

November 17, 2014

Commitment outlines 23 guidelines including nutrition assessments, exercise opportunities and local sustainable food sourcing.

Steven Lerman

Faculty Senate Focuses on Governance, Tuition Benefit and SEH Building

November 15, 2014

Friday’s meeting included updates from Provost Steven Lerman, Trustee Madeleine Jacobs.

Ziauddin Yousafzai

Global Women’s Institute Launches ‘I Am Malala’ Resource Guide for Educators

November 14, 2014

Malala’s father visits GW, stresses the power of education at celebratory event.


Technology Shifts the Direction of Higher Education

November 14, 2014

GW Board of Trustees chair says the future of universities is to “teach students to learn.”

Robert Ford

A New Approach to ISIS? Obama Administration Reviews Strategy

November 13, 2014

Elliott School discussions with former U.S. ambassador to Syria, international affairs experts examine threat to the Middle East.

Veterans Day Wreath Laying

Celebrating Those Who Served in the U.S. Military

November 12, 2014

Under a clear blue sky Tuesday morning, members of the George Washington University community gathered to honor its veteran and military population in celebration of Veterans Day.

Jonquel Jones and Joe McDonald

Colonials Look to Continue Their Climb

November 12, 2014

Off 20-plus win seasons, men’s and women’s basketball return to the Smith Center.

Through Their Eyes

Seeing Military Service ‘Through Their Eyes’

November 10, 2014

D.C. area teens bring veterans’ stories to artistic life in exhibition at George Washington University.

Greek Life

Greek Sororities and Fraternities Unite for First ‘Day of Service’

November 10, 2014

George Washington University students complete more than 2,500 hours of volunteer service in D.C. area.