GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

GW graduate and public school teacher Michelle Johnson leads a classroom lesson

From Capitol Hill to the Classroom

January 26, 2015
Political management graduate and D.C. public school teacher wins Milken Educator Award.

Expert Busts Myths on the State of College Students’ Mental Health

January 23, 2015
Suicidologist David Jobes advises faculty and staff on supporting student wellness.

The George Washington University Announces New Dean for School of Nursing

January 23, 2015
Pamela R. Jeffries joins George Washington from Johns Hopkins University.

Nina Seavey‘s ‘Parables of War’ Film Screens on Campus

January 21, 2015
Documentary chronicles “Healing Wars,” a performance commissioned as part of Civil War Project.
President Obama delivers the State of the Union on Tuesday. (Official White House Photo)

What We Learned: The State of the Union

January 21, 2015
President Obama outlines ambitious agenda.
GWAA president Steve Frenkin speaks at podium

GW Will Honor Six with Alumni Outstanding Service Awards

January 21, 2015

Scholastic executive, university trustee, longtime professor will be recognized at April event.

Pizza Study

Childhood Obesity: Is Pizza the Problem?

January 20, 2015
New study finds that the popular food is a major contributor of calories, fat and sodium to youth diets.
Fourth Sector

Experts Navigate the Fourth Sector, a New Frontier in Business

January 20, 2015
For-benefit organizations seek profit, social good and sustainable outcomes.
At Operation Survival, volunteers assembled paracord bracelets for active service military members.

A Day to Serve and Remember

January 20, 2015
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service and Leadership brings nearly 700 volunteers to community service projects across the D.C. area.
George Washington University President Steven Knapp

President Knapp Names Members of Benefits Task Force

January 14, 2015
Group includes six faculty members, six staff representatives and a medical resident.
Colonial Health Center lobby with a person checking in at front desk

University Celebrates a ‘Healthy GW’ at Grand Opening of Colonial Health Center

January 14, 2015

Initiative supports student wellness through unified healthy and safety efforts, launches Peer Support Program.


Capital Partners Solar Project Delivers Energy to University

January 14, 2015
Tour of North Carolina solar farm spotlights GW’s clean energy strategy at work.
Fillmore School

Corcoran School’s Fillmore Building Gets Listing Agent

January 14, 2015
GW has chosen TTR Sotheby’s International Realty to market the historic property.
SpaceX launch

GW Students’ Experiment Reaches International Space Station

January 14, 2015
After Antares rocket explosion destroyed their project in October, undergrads dashed to rebuild.
Eco-bricks used to construct a bench, Winter Alt Breaks 15

Sustainable Engineering: One Eco-Brick at a Time

January 14, 2015
Green construction, community health, education among topics explored on Alternative Winter Break trips.