Match Day 2019

GW Med Students Make a Match

Medical students ripped open envelopes at noon Friday to discover where they would be pursuing residency.


Message from President LeBlanc on New Zealand Mosque Attacks

March 18, 2019

“As a community, we at GW must be present for those in need and offer compassion and support,” Dr. LeBlanc writes.

GFLEC Launches Fast Lane: An Online Financial Education Resource

March 18, 2019

The new website will offer free, research-based resources aimed to bring financial education into high schools.

Women’s Leadership Program Hears from Foreign Service Professionals

March 14, 2019

Former Ambassador Prudence Bushnell was among the international affairs experts who shared advice with the first-year students about careers in diplomacy.


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Campus Life 101

A new series from GW Today that offers tips on the basics of navigating life at college from staying safe to adjusting to college academics and managing stress.


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Getting to Know the DMV

The DMV—the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia—is home to broad, diverse communities and neighborhoods that offer history, good eats, parks and waterfronts—much of it a quick Metro ride away. 



#GWtoDo: Your Curated Arts and Events Agenda

Catch a screening of star-studded short film "Brave Girl Rising," learn about D.C.’s spy scene during World War II, practice yoga on the National Mall and more.

News in Brief

The Elliott School's Admiral Michelle J. Howard Appointed to IBM Board

The Maurice C. Shapiro Visiting Professor of International Affairs and the Navy’s first African American woman to command a ship will begin her appointment in March.

Read More at CNBC

GW Program on Extremism First to Report Officer's Arrest

The Program on Extremism at GW was the first to detail the arrest of a Coast Guard officer linked to an alleged domestic terror attack.

Read more at the Washington Post 

GSEHD Dean among Top Scholars Contributing to Education Conversations

Michael J. Feuer was listed on the 2019 RHSU Edu-Scholar Public Influence list, which highlights the top 200 scholars who contribute to public discussion on education.

Read more at Education Week

GW Nursing Recognized for Its Commitment to Diversity

INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine awarded GW Nursing with the national distinction of the 2018 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award for its outstanding demonstration of diversity and inclusion.

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Editor's Picks

eMerge Americas Pitch Night

GW Kicks Off Partnership with eMerge Americas with ‘Pitch Night’

Three innovative GW startups were fast-tracked to participate in an upcoming global technology and entrepreneurship competition in Miami.

Sidney Chu

Speed Skater Sidney Chu to Represent GW at University Games

The GW sophomore has been training five hours a day to compete against short track’s rising stars.

A visitor to the GW University Museum and The Textile Museum views Norman Rockwell's "Four Freedoms" paintings. (Harrison Jones/

‘Four Freedoms’ Exhibition Brings Norman Rockwell’s Iconic Paintings to GW

Exhibit at the GW Museum and The Textile Museum also includes civil rights works “The Problem We All Live With” and “Murder in Mississippi.”

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Strategic Initiatives Website Launches

The site provides new information about the university’s five strategic initiatives and brings them under the theme “Together, We Raise High.”