The George Washington University and GW Medical Faculty Associates Restructure Relationship

December 14, 2018

University and academic physician practice create strategic alignment.

SMHS Researchers Investigate Liver Disease

December 14, 2018

A research team was awarded $2.4 million to evaluate the impact of the nervous system on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

Scientists Must Consider Implications of Gene Editing

December 11, 2018

Victor Dzau, president of the National Academy of Medicine, said researchers must consider the ethical and social consequences of medical breakthroughs.


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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

Steven Knapp with students in his seminar, "Metaphor."

President Emeritus Returns to the Classroom

GW President Emeritus Steven Knapp now teaches a University Honors Program seminar on metaphor.

2018 Career Milestone Carolyn Ross

Longtime Staff Celebrate Their ‘Legacy at GW’

University staff recognized for years of service with ceremonies and words of thanks from GW leadership.

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.

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Student Resources Available to Get Ready for Finals

Everything you need to finish the fall 2018 semester on a high note.

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.”