Jon Stewart

Ticket Sales Resume Tuesday for Colonials Weekend Headliner Jon Stewart

More than 7,000 tickets at all prices are available for the Oct. 17 performances.


GW Data Highlights U.S. Voters’ Favorable Attitudes toward Undocumented Immigrants

July 27, 2015

A majority of those polled said they are family oriented and fill jobs Americans don’t want.

Human Hands Less Evolved Than Chimp Hands

July 27, 2015

A new study from a GW paleobiologist shakes up a common assumption about human evolution.

In Memoriam: Marc Abrahms

July 27, 2015

Fine art photographer gave his name to Marvin Center entrance.

LGBT Health Forum ‘Accents the T’

July 20, 2015

Annual discussion focuses on the future of health care in the transgender community.

News in Brief

Milken Institute School of Public Health Wins Regional LEED Award

GW’s Milken Institute School of Public Health was honored this month by the U.S. Green Building Council North Capital Region with the 2015 “Project of the Year: New Construction Award.”

Visit USGBC for a full list of winners

University Is a Finalist in 2015 Greenbuild Leadership Awards

GW is among the 12 four-year colleges in the running for the sustainable building award from nonprofit organization Second Nature and the U.S. Green Building Council’s Center for Green Schools.

Read more from Second Nature

GW Division of IT Business Intelligence Services Honored

The division garnered the Technology Innovators Award from the National Association of College and University Business Officers (NACUBO) for its Principal Investigator's Dashboard.

Read the full release from the NACUBO Website

GW Professor to Join McAuliffe Administration

Governor Terry McAuliffe recently appointed William Briscoe, chair of the George Washington University physics department, to the Virginia Nuclear Energy Consortium Authority.

Read the full release from the Office of the Virginia Governor

Editor's Picks


Alumna Solves Real-Life Forensics Mysteries

Adrienne Borges has helped identify missing soldiers, catch killers and bring closure to families searching for lost relatives.


Tips for Parents: How to Stay in Tune with Your Student’s Wellness

GW Mental Health Services Director Silvio Weisner offers advice on supporting your student’s transition to college life.


GW Physicists Track Stellar Material Speeding Through Space

A fast-moving pulsar has blown a hole through the disk whirling around its companion star.

Eduardo Sotomayor

Top Medical Oncologist to Head GW Cancer Center

Under Eduardo M. Sotomayor’s leadership, the new center will aim for a prestigious National Cancer Institute designation.

TOm Barry

How I Got the Job: GW Grad on the Ultimate Life Hack for Job Seekers

Tech-savvy alum Tom Barry uses World Health Organization research to build a personal brand and impress on-campus recruiters.

Teachers watched from the Dulles Airport ramp tower as air traffic controllers guided planes to safety. (All photos: William Atk

Between Teachers and Businesses, a Promising Partnership

Virginia teachers peek into their students’ potential futures with the Teachers in Industry Project.