GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Faculty Senate

President and Provost Outline GW’s Plans for Online Classes with Faculty Senate

March 16, 2020

Dr. LeBlanc also spoke about shared governance and provided an update on strategic planning.

Rose Gottemoeller

Former NATO Leader Talks about the Evolving Alliance

March 13, 2020

Elliott School Alumna Rose Gottemoeller said that relations between the United States and European allies have taken a turn in the post-Cold War era.


GW Provides Guidance on Courses, Campus Operations in Wake of COVID-19

March 11, 2020

Students are encouraged to go home for spring break if they are able to do so.

The Store

New Endowment to Support Student-Run Food Pantry

March 11, 2020

The fund will allow the Store to continue bridging gaps toward a more food-secure community.

A GW Arts Walk attendee takes part in a community craft activity. (Harrison Jones/GW Today)

In Photos: GW Arts Walk 2020

March 11, 2020

The university community enjoyed tours, performances and crafts at GW's arts venues.

First Destination

First Destination Survey Reports Post-Graduation Success for Class of 2019

March 11, 2020

About 92 percent of graduates secured post-graduation plans within six months of graduation.

Duke Ellington School of the Arts senior Bailey Moore learns she's won an SJT scholarship.

GW Presents Outstanding D.C. High School Students with Full Ride Scholarships

March 11, 2020

Ten students surprised with news that they received four-year Stephen Joel Trachtenberg Scholarships.

GTB Women Entrepreneurs

Women Entrepreneurs Share Keys to Balancing Priorities

March 11, 2020

During a George Talks Business event, two alumnae entrepreneurs discuss what it takes to make the leap from traditional work to being self-starters.

Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School STEM

GW Helps Local School Develop School-Wide STEM Curriculum

March 10, 2020

For three years, GSEHD faculty and students worked with Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School to incorporate STEM into all of their classes.

Gil Cisneros

For Alumnus Cisneros, a Mission to Make a Difference

March 09, 2020

Philanthropist and U.S. Rep. Gil Cisneros was a first-generation college student who is helping young people write their own education success stories.

SMPA Super Tuesday Panel

Political Experts Analyze a Biden-Sanders Race

March 09, 2020

Analysts and reporters discussed the results of the Democratic Super Tuesday primary races and caucuses and the remaining Democratic primaries.

turtle ant

CCAS Researcher Sheds Light on ‘Bizarre’ Turtle Ant Evolution

March 09, 2020

CCAS Associate Professor Scott Powell believes turtle ants and their diverse physical traits provide a strong case study for the evolutionary process among social organisms.


What’s the Big Idea: YesSheCanCampaign

March 06, 2020

Zaniya Lewis is growing her online campaign into a national social enterprise.

Dr. Blake

GW Holds Third Public Forum on Strategic Plan Interim Reports

March 06, 2020

Feedback provided online and during the public forums will be used to improve the four strategic planning committee reports.

Jennifer Giaccia

Using Chemistry to Understand Ancient Asian Art

March 06, 2020

Jennifer Giaccai, a Ph.D. candidate, combines her passion for chemistry and art as part of a research project analyzing carbon-based soot.