Pollinators Find a Home at GW

Students are studying what kind of insects spend their days feeding off Foggy Bottom flowers to better understand how to support the local ecosystem.


Undergraduate Researcher Aims to Map Gentrification in D.C.

June 26, 2019

Senior Gavin Derleth plans to quantify and analyze the impact of gentrification on neighborhoods and members of the local community.

The Cafritz Foundation Recognizes Distinguished D.C. Government Employees

June 24, 2019

GW President Thomas LeBlanc and the Center for Excellence in Public Leadership host a celebration that honored extraordinary public servants.

Planned Parenthood President Discusses Need for Reproductive Healthcare Providers

June 24, 2019

During the inaugural Health Workforce Equity Summit, Leana Wen said that it is a critical time to be part of the reproductive health workforce.


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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

It’s finally time: Celebrate graduating students and the end of the school year during Commencement Week. Plus get a taste of Hawaiian culture at the Smithsonian, craft with Textile Museum experts at Family Day and more.

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John Lach

New SEAS Dean Named

John Lach, University of Virginia professor of electrical and computer engineering, is a respected academic leader, educator and researcher who works across disciplines.

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In Photos: Graduates Define Their GW Experience

Members of the Class of 2019 shared the one word that sums up their experience at GW.

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President LeBlanc Visits GW Community in London

In his first international trip as president, Dr. LeBlanc shared his vision for the university.

Clockwise from top left: Ashley Le, Deven Patel, Harrison Jones, Lydia Schalles, Imani Ross, Morgan Hyman, Tyriana Evans and Vi

Seniors’ Favorite GW Memories

In their own words, graduating seniors talk about their most memorable moments during their time at the university.

Mary Tschirhart

CCAS Dean Names New Trachtenberg School Director

Mary Tschirhart will begin her appointment as the school’s newly-appointed director in August.

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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.”