Lauren Onkey

GW Announces New Corcoran Director

Lauren Onkey, currently the senior director of NPR Music, will lead the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design.

HEADLINES

U.S. Must Protect Free Press Ideals at Home and Abroad

April 09, 2021

IPDGC panel talked about the importance of a free press in democracies.

The U.S. Response to the Holocaust

April 09, 2021

Experts discussed reasons for U.S. actions in WWII during a Loeb Institute for Religious Freedom virtual forum.

Resilience, Recovery and Reform in Education through COVID

April 09, 2021

GSEHD experts talked about the challenges, opportunities and lessons learned in education during the COVID-19 pandemic. 



 

Connect to Campus Student Vlogger Series

Connect to Campus Student Vlogger Series

The Connect to Campus student vlogger series gives the GW community a look at what life is like on the physical campus as well as an inside look of the virtual campus experience.

GW All Access

GW All Access

A new series from GW Today shows how GW is preparing for the fall semester and a high-quality academic experience.


 

Editor's Picks

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Students Elect SA Leaders for 2021-22

Brandon Hill is reelected as SA president, and Kate Carpenter will be the new executive vice president.

Then-Vice President Biden is seen with SMHS's Kevin O’Connor, who was named physician to the president.

SMHS Professor Selected to Serve as President Biden’s Physician

Kevin O’Connor takes on a more formal role as physician to the president and leader of the White House Medical Unit.

Montage of images from the virtual bicentennial ceremony

GW Kicks Off Bicentennial with Virtual Celebration

Program included student and faculty performances, a documentary narrated by alumna Kerry Washington and messages from distinguished alumni.

Dean Michael Feuer

All Access: Graduate School of Education and Human Development Dean

GSEHD Dean Michael Feuer spoke about the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion in education and GSEHD’s impact on policy.

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GW to Participate in Sanofi COVID-19 Vaccine Trial

GW will be a clinical trial site for Sanofi and GSK’s adjuvanted recombinant protein-based COVID-19 vaccine candidate.

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Student Vloggers Share Post-Election, Campus Dining and Self-Care Experiences

The Connect to Campus vloggers showcase celebrating Joe Biden’s election win, where to grab food in Foggy Bottom and how to practice self-care during hectic times.

GWToDo

#GWtoDo: Your Curated (Virtual) Arts and Events Guide

Celebrate the diversity of the Black experience during Black History and Heritage month, a monthlong run/walk challenge, film screenings, an IDDP panel on vaccine hesitancy and more.

News in Brief

GWSB Professor Wins 2021 Kinnear Award

Vanessa Perry has been recognized again for her 2018 research exploring diversity, consumption and community in gentrifying neighborhoods with Sonya A. Grier.

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New Fossil Bird Named after GW Biology Professor

Catherine Forster has a newly-discovered fossil bird, Falcatekely forsterae, named after her.

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GW English Professor Listed on New Yorker’s ‘Best Books We Read’ List

Edward P. Jones’ Pulitzer-Prize winning 2003 novel, “The Known World” made the publication’s 2020 best books to read list.

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Anthropology Professor Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Alison S. Brooks, a paleoanthropologist and Paleolithic archaeologist, was recognized for her distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.

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