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With Trump Administration, What’s in Store for Education?

December 02, 2016

GW and Education Week co-hosted event with policymakers, analysts and journalists to look at how public education policy will change in 2017 and beyond.

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Female Jihadists Play Critical Roles in Terror Groups

December 02, 2016

A Program on Extremism paper suggests researchers must look beyond gender stereotypes to understand the role of America’s jihadi women.


Students Should Focus on Balance, Healthy Habits ahead of Final Exams

December 02, 2016

GW experts give students tips on how to prepare for exams with emotional, physical and mental wellness in mind.

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In Her Own Words: A First Lady in a Time of Crisis

December 02, 2016

Eleanor Roosevelt used her radio address to reassure an America shocked by the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 75 years ago.


Governing during a Donald Trump Administration

December 02, 2016

GW's SMPA hosts three U.S. senators who discuss what comes next.

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University Urges Dialogue, Not Partisanship, in Wake of Election

November 30, 2016

Students, faculty and staff voiced their concerns about the presidential election results to GW leadership at a town hall.


GWPD Highlights Safety Resources

November 29, 2016

The university will provide students, faculty and staff with information and updates through a variety of communication channels in event of an emergency.


GW Leaders Communicate with Students on Political Unity

November 28, 2016

President Steven Knapp and Provost Forrest Maltzman will come together for a town hall with students Tuesday to talk about the climate on campus.


GW to Participate in #GivingTuesday

November 28, 2016

For fourth consecutive year at GW, global day of giving back emphasizes importance of philanthropy to support students.

Crêpe Shop to Open in Duquès Hall

November 28, 2016

Construction began last week and owners hope café will be ready in January 2017.


GW Researchers to Study Ancient Viruses in Cancer Patients with HIV

November 28, 2016

The $2.2 million award allows scientists to focus on fossil viruses implicated in certain types of cancer for patients with the HIV infection.

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#GWtoDo: Your Curated Arts and Events Agenda

November 28, 2016

Join political experts to discuss the question everyone is asking after the election: “Now what?” Plus, cultural lectures on the Japanese kimono, Oaxacan sexuality and more.


Five Tips on Shopping Smarter This Holiday Season

November 23, 2016

President Steven Knapp and Vice President for Academic Affairs Forrest Maltzman have met with students to talk about how to make GW inclusive and safe for everyone.

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2016 GW Gift Guide

November 22, 2016

Businesses run by GW alumni offer a variety of unique offerings, from bow ties to whimsical gift boxes, DIY gin and hand-crafted wood furniture.

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President Knapp Signs Statement Supporting Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program

November 22, 2016

Dr. Knapp is among hundreds of college and university presidents to sign the statement of support for undocumented immigrant students.