Then-Vice President Biden is seen with SMHS's Kevin O’Connor, who was named physician to the president.

SMHS Professor Selected to Serve as President Biden’s Physician

Kevin O’Connor takes on a more formal role as physician to the president and leader of the White House Medical Unit.


GFLEC Study: Mint App is Better for Student Finance Management

March 04, 2021

A new GFLEC report found that tapping into engaging, personally relevant content is more helpful for students than spreadsheet tools.A new GFLEC report found that tapping into

New Report Offers Analysis of Capitol Hill Siege Suspects

March 02, 2021

The GW Program on Extremism finds that those charged in federal court represent a diverse group and offers recommendations on preventing future attacks. 

New Partnership Aims to Detect, Predict Health Abnormalities in Drivers

February 28, 2021

A SEAS research team received funding to develop artificial intelligence systems aimed at helping people with health challenges drive safely.


#GWtoDo: Your Curated (Virtual) Arts and Events Guide

Celebrate the diversity of the Black experience during Black History and Heritage month, a monthlong run/walk challenge, film screenings, an IDDP panel on vaccine hesitancy and more.


Connect to Campus Student Vlogger Series

Connect to Campus Student Vlogger Series

The Connect to Campus student vlogger series gives the GW community a look at what life is like on the physical campus as well as an inside look of the virtual campus experience.

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GW All Access

A new series from GW Today shows how GW is preparing for the fall semester and a high-quality academic experience.


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Montage of images from the virtual bicentennial ceremony

GW Kicks Off Bicentennial with Virtual Celebration

Program included student and faculty performances, a documentary narrated by alumna Kerry Washington and messages from distinguished alumni.

Student EMTs respond to Capitol riot

Student EMTs Step Up to Serve GW, D.C. Communities

Members of EMeRG provided emergency medical services on Inauguration Day and rendered aid during the riot at the Capitol.

Image of researcher Madison Lintner.

GW Plays Essential Role in COVID-19 Vaccine Approved for Emergency Use

The university served as a clinical trial site for the mRNA vaccine developed by NIH and Moderna, Inc., helping ensure the vaccine was safe and effective for a diverse population

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Student Vloggers Share Post-Election, Campus Dining and Self-Care Experiences

The Connect to Campus vloggers showcase celebrating Joe Biden’s election win, where to grab food in Foggy Bottom and how to practice self-care during hectic times.

Bill Gates and Renea Williams

Bill Gates: Innovation Is Key to Avoiding Climate Disaster

During a virtual conversation with four D.C. universities, Mr. Gates said that making an impact on climate change will be more difficult than many young advocates recognize.

Dean Michael Feuer

All Access: Graduate School of Education and Human Development Dean

GSEHD Dean Michael Feuer spoke about the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion in education and GSEHD’s impact on policy.

News in Brief

Biden Announces Key Members of His White House Science Team

Kei Koizumi, an Elliott School alum and visiting scholar, will serve as chief of staff of the Office of Science and Technology Policy.

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New Fossil Bird Named after GW Biology Professor

Catherine Forster has a newly-discovered fossil bird, Falcatekely forsterae, named after her.

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GW English Professor Listed on New Yorker’s ‘Best Books We Read’ List

Edward P. Jones’ Pulitzer-Prize winning 2003 novel, “The Known World” made the publication’s 2020 best books to read list.

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Anthropology Professor Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Alison S. Brooks, a paleoanthropologist and Paleolithic archaeologist, was recognized for her distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.

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