GW Today Archives

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James Wade

James Wade Installed in Tucker Professorship

September 28, 2015
School of Business professor comes to GW from Emory University.
Alumni Awards

Five Graduates Receive Alumni Achievement Award

September 24, 2015
Deputy director at NASA Goddard, neurosurgery professor among those honored at Alumni Weekend kickoff event.
Tree of Life

Researchers Publish First Draft of the ‘Tree of Life’

September 23, 2015
The final tree will map relationships among more than 2 million species of animals, plants, fungi and microbes.

Trending Today Gets Students’ Opinions on Pope Francis

September 23, 2015

Many of pope’s scheduled events are within walking distance of Foggy Bottom Campus.


Jorge Ramos: Challenge Those in Power

September 23, 2015
In an interview at George Washington University, the news anchor talked Trump, journalism and the power of the Latino voice.
Diana Burley will be executive director and chair of the Institute for Infrastructure Protection.

University to Host Institute for Information Infrastructure Protection

September 23, 2015
Consortium, managed in collaboration with SRI International, supports research on global information infrastructure security.
Terri Reed

Vice Provost for Diversity and Inclusion to Leave GW

September 23, 2015
Terri Harris Reed accepts position at Spelman College; Vanessa Perry named interim successor.

Scholars Discuss Dark Moment in Turkey’s History

September 23, 2015
100 years later, the Armenian genocide remains a political lightning rod.
Say Yes

GW to Offer Scholarships for ‘Say Yes to Education’ Students

September 23, 2015
The nonprofit organization works with communities and colleges to make higher education tuition-free for students in participating locations.

GW to Offer ‘Steps’ Competition

September 23, 2015
Faculty, staff and students invited to #StepItUpGW in online fitness challenge.

Mental Health Services Director Steps Down

September 22, 2015
National search begins this fall.
Susan Rice

National Security Advisor Susan Rice Addresses U.S.-China Relationship

September 21, 2015
Ambassador speaks at GW ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state visit.
Rabbi Max Ticktin

The George Washington University to Bolster Israel Studies

September 21, 2015
Morningstar Foundation grant will create endowed professorship dedicated to scholarship and discourse of modern Israel.
Gerard Gayou

GW Students Prepare for Historic Papal Visit

September 21, 2015
Senior Gerard Gayou will participate in canonization Mass as a gift bearer.
Fitzhugh Mullan and Polly Pittman

GW Launches Health Workforce Research and Policy Institute

September 21, 2015
The interdisciplinary institute, based at the Milken Institute School of Public Health, will address transformations in health care domestically and globally.