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District House Opens for Move-In

August 26, 2016

As students return to school this week, some will unpack their bags in GW’s newest residence hall.

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GW Researchers Awarded $3 Million to Study HIV Testing, Diet and Aging

August 26, 2016

Faculty members received national grants this summer that will allow them to continue groundbreaking research.

SMPA Terker Distinguished Fellow Jason Rezaian

Washington Post Reporter Jason Rezaian Named SMPA Fellow

August 25, 2016

Mr. Rezaian was detained in Iran for more than 18 months before he was released in January.


Heart Disease and Diabetes Risk Linked to Sedentary Lifestyle

August 25, 2016

GW professor Loretta DiPietro says prolonged sitting is linked to increased health risks.


GW Law Professor Named Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs

August 25, 2016

Professor Christopher Bracey will assume the new role Sept. 1, replacing Dianne Martin.


Presidential Search Firm Announced

August 18, 2016

Isaacson, Miller retained to identify potential candidates

Hall on Virginia Avenue

Hall on Virginia Avenue Sells to Urban Investment Partners

August 12, 2016

Local developer purchases former residence hall for $36 million, plans rental units.

Matthew Lumb

Developing the Next Generation of Solar Cells

August 11, 2016

A $900,000 shared grant could lead to major changes in solar energy technology.


Medicaid Expansion Did Not Increase ER Use

August 11, 2016

Experts said Medicaid expansion would cause an upswing in emergency department visits.

Nancy Gaba

SMHS White Coat Ceremony Launches Class of 2020

August 10, 2016

New SMHS students joined the annual event to start their time as first-year medical students.


GW Medical Experts Promote Kidney Disease Awareness

August 10, 2016

Nine months after the Ron & Joy Paul Kidney Center opened, experts bolster efforts to reach those most at risk.


GW Announces Changes to Health Benefits

August 08, 2016

Changes will take effect in 2017; open enrollment begins Oct. 3.

Program on Extremism

U.S. Has Charged 100 People with ISIS-Related Crimes Since March 2014

August 04, 2016

Metro Transit police officer is the most recent person facing ISIS-related offenses, according to
GW’s Program on Extremism.

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New Research Targets Immune System Vulnerabilities

August 04, 2016

A discovery by Department of Physics Professor Weiqun Peng may strengthen the immune system’s ability to fight the most virulent toxic invaders.


GW Men’s Basketball Announces Tour of Japan

August 04, 2016

Colonials will play four games and study the globalization of sports while touring the country.