John Avlon

George Washington’s Warning to Future Generations

In the fourth Presidential Distinguished Event Series, John Avlon, author and CNN commentator, discussed lessons from his book, “Washington’s Farewell.”

HEADLINES

Freddie Mac CEO Discusses the Future of the Housing Market

February 28, 2020

Freddie Mac CEO David Brickman shared at a George Talks Business event how the real-estate market is adjusting to how millennials are postponing homeownership.

Dean Brigety to Be Vice Chancellor and President of University of the South, Sewanee

February 28, 2020

Dr. Brigety will remain dean of the Elliott School through the end of the spring semester.

Misinformation Concern Is Bipartisan, New GW Survey Finds

February 28, 2020

Democrats blamed foreign powers, Republicans faulted the media, according to the GW Politics Poll.

GWToDo

#GWtoDo: Your Curated Arts and Events Agenda

An up-close conversation with one of the "exonerated five.” Plus a visit from Pixar’s head of story, the inside scoop on the Trump administration with two Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists, the literary and artistic legacy of FOMO and more.



 

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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.

 

Getting to Know the DMV with passport-like stamp

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. 


 

Editor's Picks

Jakub Kostal

Cross-Disciplinary Research Lays Foundation for Improved Pesticides

Jakub Kostal, an assistant professor of chemistry, received a CAREER award for his research on how pesticides degrade when they’re exposed to light.

First-Year Day of Service

GW Selected for 2020 Carnegie Foundation Community Engagement Classification

The designation indicates the university’s exemplary practice of institutionalized community engagement.

Margie Foster-Cunningham

Video: Have You Met...Margie Foster-Cunningham?

GW’s longest tenured head coach is building on last season’s success by focusing on helping the team improve every day.

John Lach

Q & A: SEAS Dean Shares His Vision for the School

John Lach spoke to GW Today about his first semester on the job, his conversations with students and where SEAS is going next.