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Message from the Provost about GWSB

August 22, 2013
I am writing to inform you that Doug Guthrie is no longer serving as the dean of the School of Business.

As Campus Growth Continues, GW Addresses Impacts

August 19, 2013

Efforts to engage the community include neighborhood meetings and website updates.

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GW Partners With IBM for New ‘Big Data’ Degree

August 19, 2013

The Master of Science degree in business analytics will launch this fall.


Middle East Expert Discusses Egypt

August 19, 2013

As the death toll in Egypt mounts, Nathan Brown, professor of political science and international affairs, analyzes the crisis

Banaa Scholar Jacob Aketch

University’s Second Banaa Scholar Arrives at GW

August 19, 2013
South Sudanese student Mator Jacob Aketch prepares for his freshman year during the Banaa Summer Summit.
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Alumni Brick Program to End

August 19, 2013

Funding to be used to establish class scholarship funds beginning with the class of 2014.

Renovated student space features chairs and tables

Gelman Library Gets a New Look, Improved Functionality

August 12, 2013

Key changes include a new entryway, expanded student space and updated research aids.

GW Most Politically Active Students

GW Students Most Politically Active in the Nation

August 12, 2013
Princeton Review recognizes GW political groups as among the country’s most popular.
Thomas Richards Met Opera

Hitting All the Right Notes

August 12, 2013
Alumnus Thomas Richards continues impressing crowds with his baritone after winning the Met Opera’s national competition.
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Leonard Akman Bequest Gives School of Medicine and Health Sciences $3.2 Million

August 12, 2013

A bequest on behalf of the late Leonard Akman, M.D.

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Veterans Park Gets A New Home

August 12, 2013
GW Trustee Mark Shenkman funds the move and expansion of Veterans Memorial Park.
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Summer Sendoffs Welcome Incoming Colonials

August 12, 2013

The class of 2017 discovers local GW connections at homegrown celebrations.

Cyprus Summer Youth Institute students and guides sit down while discussing history

GW’s Cyprus Summer Youth Institute Teaches Peacebuilding

August 05, 2013

Turkish and Greek Cypriots engage in a cultural and academic exchange program.

VASSA Conference

School of Nursing Hosts Statewide Simulation Conference

August 05, 2013

Eighth annual VASSA conference explores using simulation to improve health care.

Gilman Scholars

Thirteen GW Students Receive Gilman Scholarships

August 05, 2013
Award provides financial assistance for eligible students studying abroad.