Gaza

Peace in the Middle East?

July 23, 2014

Professor Nathan Brown says there will be a cease-fire but long-term prospects dim.

Ukraine

Flight MH17 Crash ‘Confirms Negative Attitudes’ on Putin, Russia

July 23, 2014

Expert Robert Orttung discusses implications of downed Malaysia Airlines plane.

Stage Brasilia

University Celebrates the Launch of Brasilia Without Borders

July 14, 2014

Brazilian dignitaries, including Ambassador Mauro Vieira, and GW administrators encourage 385 Brazilian exchange students to join GW in “making history.”

World War I soldier

Was World War I Avoidable?

July 08, 2014

On the 100th anniversary of the Great War onset, GW Today examines the assassination of Franz Ferdinand and the path to global conflict.

Supreme Court

Five Questions on the Hobby Lobby Ruling

July 07, 2014

Sara Rosenbaum, professor of health policy, discusses the implications of the high court’s decision.

Supreme Court

What Do Recent Supreme Court Rulings Mean?

June 30, 2014

Law expert Alan Morrison explains some of the biggest decisions the justices made.

What Does the Crisis in Iraq Mean for the U.S.?

June 17, 2014

ESIA professor Stephen Biddle discusses the causes and implications of Iraq conflict, and what the United States can do.

GW World Cup Map

Join Colonials in a Global Celebration of the World Cup

June 16, 2014

Interactive map highlights students and alumni living in the 32 countries that will compete.

D.C.

Students, Faculty Contributing to D.C. Age-Friendly Project

June 06, 2014

Block-by-block neighborhood study, topical reports will help shape policy.

mental health

Understanding Mental Health as Public Health

June 03, 2014

Professor Olga Acosta Price discusses takeaways from the Isla Vista murders.

President Toomas Ilves

Estonian President Gives GW Community Cybersecurity Advice

May 29, 2014

Forum hosted by university’s Cybersecurity Initiative features American congressmen and Estonia’s leader.

Sandra Torres

Political Management Students Meet Guatemalan Presidential Candidate

May 22, 2014

Sandra Torres provides Latin American perspective at Women in Politics event.

Years of Living Dangerously

GW Professor Puts a Face on Climate Change

May 22, 2014

Sabrina McCormick was a producer for an episode of Showtime’s “Years of Living Dangerously,” which was screened on Capitol Hill on Tuesday.

Service

University Service Takes Giant Leap Forward

May 16, 2014

Social entrepreneurs, academic service-learning expansion push volunteer hours past 400,000 mark.

Nigeria

What Can Be Done to ‘Bring Back Our Girls’?

May 12, 2014

GW experts discuss kidnapping of Nigerian schoolgirls from international affairs, women’s issues perspectives.