Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders Discusses Next Steps for a ‘Political Revolution’

The senator from Vermont talked about his new book and what the Democratic Party must do to advance a progressive agenda.


The Kerner Commission Report 50 Years Later

December 07, 2018

GSEHD and the Eisenhower Foundation sponsored a panel discussion on the persistence of poverty, inequality and racial injustice in America.

Trustee Named Attorney of the Year

December 07, 2018

Grace Speights was recognized for her work as an employment lawyer during the #MeToo movement.

Leaving D.C. for Winter Break? Here’s What You Should Know

December 06, 2018

GW students should exercise caution as they prepare to leave campus at the end of the semester.


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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

Celebrate the winter solstice with the Christmas Revels, hear from a founder of TIME'S UP, learn about Winston Churchill’s relationship with his spies and enjoy seasonal area traditions like Georgetown GLOW and ZooLights.

News in Brief

Computer Society Appoints New Committee Chair

The IEEE Computer Society Board of Governors appointed Ahmed Louri as chair of the Computer Society’s 2019 Fellow Evaluating Committee.

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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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GW Ranked Among ‘America’s Best Colleges for Student Voting’

Washington Monthly recognizes the university's commitment to promoting civic engagement among the student body and encouraging students to vote and participate in community decisions.

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Editor's Picks

Anna Helm

GW-CIBER Receives $1.3 Million Grant

GWSB’s Center for International Business Education and Research will emphasize inclusive globalization during the 2018-2022 grant cycle.

GW junior Alexes Harris attended the Michelle Obama event promoting her book, "Becoming." (Briahnna Brown/GW Today)

An #OnlyAtGW Surprise: Seeing Michelle Obama

Students received free tickets to hear former first lady speak—with a bonus visit from her husband, Barack Obama.

Katrina Pariera

GW Researcher Studies Link between Communication, Sexual Behavior

Katrina Pariera recently published a paper that looks at how women talk about sex with their female friends.

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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.”