GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.


Class of 2019 Starts GW Journey at Colonial Inauguration

June 15, 2015
Orientation sessions offer a comprehensive introduction to life at GW for students and parents.

Museum Celebrates a World of Textiles

June 15, 2015
Family event draws visitors for a full day of activities and performances.

GW Researchers’ Plasma Thruster Reaches Space

June 15, 2015
The technology can prolong the lifetime and controllability of miniature satellites.
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EPA Administrator: Sustainability Is Good Business

June 14, 2015
Navy Secretary Ray Mabus announces milestone, EPA administrator issues a challenge at 2015 GreenGov Symposium.

Green Leaders Volunteer at Foggy Bottom Campus GroW Garden

June 14, 2015
Green Office Certification Program celebrates one-year anniversary with volunteer effort at student-run garden.
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GW Students Go Behind the Scenes of ‘Meet the Press’ with Host Chuck Todd

June 14, 2015

Graduate School of Political Management and School of Media and Public Affairs students weigh in on the political issues of the day via Twitter at the D.C.-based NBC studio.

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GW Alum Empowering Girls to Engineer Creatively

June 11, 2015
A former aerospace engineer’s do-it-yourself project kits help girls design wearable technology.
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President Knapp: University Will Work to Limit Increase to Employee Health Premiums

June 11, 2015
At Benefits Advisory Committee meeting, GW president responds to short-term recommendations outlined by Benefits Task Force.

Matthew Manfra Joins GW Development and Alumni Relations Staff

June 10, 2015
New associate vice president for alumni relations will start Aug. 3.

Alumnus Gilbert Cisneros Donates $7 Million to GW

June 09, 2015
Gift to create the GW Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute, assist high school and college students.

In Memoriam: Faculty Senate Administrator Sue Campbell

June 08, 2015
Longtime university employee had served on Faculty Senate staff for more than 20 years.

Governor of Okinawa Celebrates New Collection at Gelman Library

June 08, 2015
MOU funds Okinawa Collection and Japanese language librarian at Global Resources Center.
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Google Street View Goes Off Road at GW

June 08, 2015
Expanded maps take viewers into green spaces on Foggy Bottom Campus.
George Washington University to Facilitate Interdisciplinary Study

George Washington University to Facilitate Interdisciplinary Study

June 08, 2015
New standardized regulations, including university-wide general education requirements and simplified transfers, will lower barriers between schools.
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Obama Chief of Staff Tina Tchen: Sexual Assault Prevention as a Community Issue

June 08, 2015
Ms. Tchen discussed White House’s “It’s on Us” campaign at the 2015 International Town & Gown Association Conference.