GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

James Tate

GW Names New Police Chief

January 07, 2020

James Tate has more than 30 years of experience in law enforcement. He will start on Jan. 21.

GW Winter Weather Alerts

January 07, 2020

The GW community can monitor weather advisories through GW Alerts, Campus Advisories and social media.


Getting to Know the DMV: Dupont Circle

January 06, 2020

Dupont Circle is a trendy historic neighborhood in Washington, D.C., popular for its nightlife, art galleries and shops. 

Ojani-Pierre Walthrust

Elliott School Senior Named a Pickering Fellow

January 06, 2020

Ojani-Pierre Walthrust was selected to participate in the competitive national fellowship program. 

Lisa Palmer

Award-Winning Science Journalist Joins SMPA Faculty

January 06, 2020

Lisa Lesch Palmer will be the inaugural National Geographic Visiting Professor of Science Communication, starting in the spring 2020 semester.

High-Impact Research public forum

High-Impact Research Strategic Planning Committee Holds Third Public Forum

December 18, 2019

The committee plans to frame its recommendations around the goals of investing in people, ideas and infrastructure.

Battery-Free Pacemakers Could Transform Cardiac Care

December 17, 2019

Researchers developed and tested a miniaturized, battery-free pacemaker that could improve future patient outcomes. 

Thomas LeBlanc

President LeBlanc Presents Strategic Plan Data to Faculty Senate

December 16, 2019

Dr. LeBlanc provided internal and external data trustees used to determine the goals for undergraduate enrollment and STEM.

Gayle Wald, chair of the High-Quality Undergraduate Education strategic planning committee, presents to the Faculty Senate.

Strategic Planning Committees Give Updates at Faculty Senate

December 16, 2019

The chairs of four faculty-led committees presented on their current achievements, preliminary recommendations and next steps.


In Photos: Students Unwind at Midnight Breakfast

December 16, 2019

During this annual tradition, GW students enjoy food and activities to de-stress during final exams.

Why Your New Year’s Resolution Should Be Self-Acceptance

December 16, 2019

Kavita Daiya, director of the Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies program, urges people to reframe negative messages about eating and weight loss ahead of 2020. 

GWSB MTA program 45th anniversary

Tourism’s Growth and Future Challenges

December 13, 2019

GW’s Master of Tourism Administration program celebrates its 45th anniversary.


crocheted stuffed animal

Museum Shop Gift Guide 2019

December 13, 2019

The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum shop has a selection of gift options for every budget.

Line Dancing

In Photos: Elliott School Soul Line Dancing

December 13, 2019

Students danced to relieve stress before finals.

Holiday Party 2019

In Photos: GW Holiday Parties 2019

December 13, 2019

Staff and faculty gathered to celebrate the holiday season with food and fun.