GW Today Archives

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Kouveliotou, Chryssa

Stargazer Sets Her Sights on George Washington University

December 14, 2014
NASA Senior Scientist Chryssa Kouveliotou, a leading expert on gamma-ray bursts and magnetars, to join the Physics Department.
Medical students demonstrate for #WhiteCoats4BlackLives. (Photo: William Atkins)

George Washington University Medical Students Stage 'Die-In'

December 11, 2014
Protest mounted in solidarity with medical schools nationwide.

'Study Drugs' Are a Dangerous Way to Earn an ‘A’

December 11, 2014
Stressed and pressured to achieve, some college students ignore the ethical, legal and medical consequences of “study drugs.”

2013 Siemens Competition Winners Settling in at GW

December 10, 2014
Partners from the prestigious STEM contest continue their streak of discovery as undergraduate researchers.

Siemens Competition Awards High School Students $500,000 in Scholarship Funds

December 10, 2014
Event hosted at George Washington University includes commentary from NIH’s Anthony Fauci, among other science superstars.

Two Days as a ‘Colbert Report’ Intern

December 10, 2014
Four SMPA students went behind-the-scenes with Stephen Colbert at Monday’s taping.
ISIS cybersecurity, Gabi Siboni

ISIS as a Cyber Security Threat?

December 10, 2014
Propaganda machine, extreme violence in media a form of psychological Web warfare.
Colbert Obama

#OnlyatGW: Students React to President Obama and Colbert

December 08, 2014
Top moments from Monday’s event as GW students met Colbert, attended the taping and even helped backstage.
Barack Obama

President Obama and Colbert Duke It Out

December 08, 2014
President discusses immigration, Keystone pipeline and steals host’s chair in "Colbert Report" segment at George Washington University.
Diane Knapp

Diane Knapp Turns Healthy Eating into a Campaign

December 08, 2014
The Urban Food Task Force chair discusses designing a sustainable F Street House, creating a healthy food agenda and the modern food system.
Extreme Realities

Documentary Reveals How Climate Change Upsets National Security

December 08, 2014
“Extreme Realities” debuts nationally Dec. 15 on PBS.

Linking Passions to Jobs for Adults with Autism

December 08, 2014
Board of Trustees chair and local parents address transition challenges and opportunities at GW conference.
Kevin Larsen

International Student Athletes Thriving at GW

December 08, 2014
Across many sports, Colonials are successful inside and outside of the classroom.
Making History Miami attendees

South Florida Celebrates Making History

December 05, 2014
Miami event highlights $1 billion campaign for George Washington University.

More Research, Funding Needed to End Violence Against Women

December 05, 2014
The Global Women’s Institute hosts experts in a call to action for prevention.