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.

Mariana Rivera

Corcoran Student Explores Latin Identity through Photography

December 03, 2014

Junior Mariana Rivera curated the Mexican Cultural Institute’s newest exhibition on individuality, technology.

Dana Tai

Dancing the Dream

December 01, 2014

Through Dana Tai Soon Burgess company, sophomore Ben Sanders has embarked on a professional dance career.


GW Helps Fill in ‘Missing Maps’

November 24, 2014

Humanitarian Mapping Society organizes event to support Red Cross efforts to learn more about remote parts of the world.

Bill Nye

‘The Science Guy’ Brings Quirky Intelligence to Lisner Auditorium

November 20, 2014

Popular educator Bill Nye advocates for critical thought, scientific process.

Stephen King

Stephen King: The Regular Guy Behind America’s Most Blood-Curdling Novels

November 13, 2014

Author of “Carrie,” “The Shining” and “It” discusses writing process and his new book, “Revival,” at Lisner.


New Media and History Merge at HistoryMakers Symposium

November 10, 2014

Event at George Washington University explores how a digital archive of oral history preserves the black experience.


‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Winner Gets Ready for Lisner

November 08, 2014

Contemporary dancer Ricky Ubeda prepares to perform in D.C. for the first time at GW.


New Museum Holds First-Ever Program on Campus

November 07, 2014

The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum examines sustainability, traditional arts in new lecture series.


Corcoran Students Put a Face on Diplomacy

November 05, 2014

State Department exhibition features work of student photographers, videographers and designers.


Student Exhibition Transports GW to the Streets of Brazil

October 29, 2014

Senior Roxanne Goldberg’s show displays São Paulo aesthetic and enhances her curatorial experience.


D.C. Music Archive Opens at Gelman Library

October 29, 2014

New university collection chronicles history of local music, including folk, hardcore, go-go.

Civil War

‘Our War’ Brings President Knapp, Student Playwrights to Arena Stage

October 27, 2014

Production features performance by Dr. Knapp and monologues written by seniors Nicholas Ong and Zinhle Essamuah.

Denver Brunsman

Two Centuries of Transatlantic Harmony

October 13, 2014

Sulgrave Symposium, hosted at George Washington University, marks 200 years of peace between the U.S. and Britain with discussions of shared culture.

'Poseidon': George Washington University’s Link to Greece

October 03, 2014

Alum brings a modern Greek sculpture to Foggy Bottom campus.