GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Chelsea and Hillary Clinton at Lisner. (William Atkins/GW Today)

Hillary Rodham Clinton: ‘Impeachment Is the Appropriate Remedy’

October 07, 2019

The former secretary of state visited GW with her daughter, activist Chelsea Clinton, as part of the Presidential Distinguished Event Series.


GW Researchers Receive $7.8 Million to Establish Rare Disease Network

October 07, 2019

This is the first large organized effort to search for improvements in research, treatment and education for myasthenia gravis, a chronic autoimmune disease.

 Stephen Forssell, founding director of the LGBT Health Policy and Practice Program

LGBT Health Policy and Practice Program Recognized for Impact

October 07, 2019

2019 GLMA Achievement Award marks the program’s contributions to improved health outcomes for the LGBTQ community.

President Thomas LeBlanc and Board of Trustees

Strategic Plan Committees Get to Work

October 07, 2019

President Thomas LeBlanc told the Board of Trustees the committees will organize outreach and engagement opportunities over the coming month.

Global Perspective Residencies: Hong Kong

GW Students and Faculty Reflect on Hong Kong Protests

October 04, 2019

Members of the GW community said tension in the city was visible during a visit just weeks before the demonstrations began

Strategic Plan: Path to Preeminence

Strategic Plan Committee Members Announced

October 03, 2019

Committees of faculty, staff and students will collect input and develop recommendations. A task force of trustees, faculty and other constituents also has formed.

Students on University Yard

GW Prioritizing Enhancements to Campus Safety

October 03, 2019

The university will improve security in residential, academic and administrative buildings.

Annual report

GW Releases Annual Safety and Security Report

October 02, 2019

The report finds that overall reported crime in 2018 declined or remained flat at the university.

Fall Favorites

In Photos: Our Favorite Things about Fall

October 01, 2019

Around the Foggy Bottom campus, GW students express what they are looking forward to this autumn.


How Did the Extinction of Saber-Toothed Cats Impact Other Mammals?

October 01, 2019

A new paper co-authored by Professor Andrew Barr highlights the potential impact of future large animal extinctions.

Keynote speaker Claire Howell Major discussed how teachers can learn from evaluation. (Harrison Jones/GW Today)

GW Libraries and Innovation Launches Instructional Core at Teaching Day

September 30, 2019

New unit will provide a single destination for instructors in search of teaching solutions.

David M. Rubenstein

From Blue-Collar Birth to Billionaire

September 30, 2019

David M. Rubenstein, co-founder of the Carlyle Group, discussed his path to financial success at George Talks Business.


The AFI Silver is a cultural destination in Silver Spring, Md.

Getting to Know the DMV: Takoma Park and Silver Spring

September 30, 2019

These two residential Maryland neighborhoods offer quirky atmospheres, delicious food, woodland walks and easy shopping for those looking for a quick trip out of town.

Rep. Dan Crenshaw

U.S. Representative from Texas Urges Civility, Fiscal Responsibility

September 30, 2019

Dan Crenshaw discussed fiscal conservatism as the GW College Republicans’ fall speaker.

Heather Berry

Q & A: GWSB Professor on the Importance of Diversity in International Business

September 27, 2019

Heather Berry, who won the 2019 Trachtenberg Prize for Teaching Excellence, will deliver a lecture Oct. 3 on the role differences and distance play in international business.