GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Nelson Carbonell Jr.

A Celebration of Nelson Carbonell Jr.’s Service to GW

May 20, 2019

Board of Trustees chair is feted as he steps down after 17 years as a trustee.



Savannah Guthrie

Savannah Guthrie to Graduates: Take a ‘Big, Giant, Daring Leap’

May 19, 2019

Ms. Guthrie delivered the university’s graduation address Sunday on the National Mall.

Members of the class of 2019 cheer during Commencement.

Photo Gallery: GW Commencement 2019

May 19, 2019

Graduates and the GW community celebrated graduates' accomplishments and looked to the future.

Commencement Whiteboard

In Photos: Graduates Define Their GW Experience

May 19, 2019

As graduates took to the National Mall Sunday to celebrate their time at George Washington University during Commencement, some took the opportunity to share what those years meant to them.

Senior Class Toast

Class of 2019 Celebrates with Senior Class Toast

May 19, 2019

Seniors marked the end of their undergraduate careers and the ‘Only at GW’ moments they’ve experienced along the way.

Nelson Carbonell and Grace Speights

Board of Trustees Elects New Leadership, Approves Budget

May 17, 2019

The fiscal 2020 budget includes funding for renovating Thurston, eliminating or reducing student charges.

Isabel Pellegrino

How I Got the Job: Clearing the Way to a Public Relations Career

May 17, 2019

Recent graduate Isabel Pellegrino, B.A. ’19, merged her skills and interests to land an internship, now job, with Edelman.

Professors gate

Faculty Code Changes Approved

May 17, 2019

Revised code becomes effective July 1.

A design concept of the renovated Thurston Hall. (Courtesy VMDO Architects, PC)

Thurston Renovation Moves forward with Design Approval, Funding

May 17, 2019

The Board of Trustees approved a proposal for the renovation of Thurston Hall.


Board Approves Updates to Code of Student Conduct

May 17, 2019

After a months-long review process that incorporated student feedback, the updated Code of Student Conduct will go into effect July 1.


Alumni Offer Advice to the Class of 2019

May 16, 2019

GW alumni offer words of wisdom to those poised to follow in their footsteps.

Introducing the 30th Cohort of Presidential Fellows

May 16, 2019

The 2019-21 Presidential Fellows were selected for their achievement as undergraduate students.

Dale Lupu pahways project

Pathways Project Aims to Transform Kidney Care

May 15, 2019

GW Nursing recently launched the second phase of a study that will determine how to implement best practices for patient-centered care.

Goldwater Scholars 2019

Three GW Students Named Goldwater Scholars

May 14, 2019

The prestigious award highlights the work of undergraduate researchers who plan to pursue careers in the natural sciences, engineering or mathematics.

From left: Christopher Cahill, Rod McDavis and AGB Search Consultant Garry Owens lead a listening session.

Provost Search Forums Solicit Input from Community

May 13, 2019

GW students, faculty and staff shared priorities at listening sessions led by search committee and executive placement firm AGB Search.