GW Today Archives

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Luther W. Brady Art Gallery Celebrates 15-Year History in ‘Drawn From’

December 04, 2017
In honor of the show, friends and staff of the Brady Art Gallery look back at their favorite exhibitions.

Focus on Healthy Habits Ahead of Final Exams

December 04, 2017
GW experts offer five tips on the best ways to prepare for exams and what university resources are available to students.

GSPM Honors African American Trailblazers in Politics

December 04, 2017
U.S. representative, Loudoun County Board of Supervisors chair help deliver inaugural awards

#GWtoDo: Your Curated Arts and Events Agenda

December 04, 2017
Get into the holiday spirit with festivities on the Foggy Bottom and Virginia campuses this week. Plus, don’t miss tango classes, a play on changing attitudes toward sexual assault and gender norms and a performance from the Christmas Revels.
Michael Keidar

Michael Keidar Installed as A. James Clark Professor of Engineering

December 01, 2017
Dr. Keidar is a leader in the fields of micropropulsion and nanotechnology and operates an innovative SEAS lab.
Mary Ellsberg

Women, Girls in South Sudan Face Staggering Rates of Violence

December 01, 2017
A report from GW’s Global Women’s Institute found that women in conflict areas face high rates of intimate partner violence with little recourse.

New Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations Named

December 01, 2017
University of Miami official with more than 30 years of experience in the field will join GW in March.

Conservative Republican Advocates for Right to Carry Guns

December 01, 2017
GW’s Young America’s Foundation hosts Second Amendment talk by former Republican senator and presidential candidate Rick Santorum.

President Trump 'Makes Decisions Alone'

November 30, 2017
Washington Post reporter Robert Costa says no "guiding principle" determines the president's choices, despite conflicting input from members of his inner circle.
Peter Konwerski

Vice Provost and Dean of Student Affairs to Step Down

November 28, 2017
Over 25-year-plus career, Peter Konwerski has worked to improve student life, well-being and engagement at GW.

What’s Next for DACA?

November 28, 2017
Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute Director Elizabeth Vaquera and scholar Aaron Madrid Aksöz discuss legislation to protect approximately 800,000 Dreamers.

Sophomore Colloquium Delves into Nature, Culture of Children

November 28, 2017
In CCAS’s Sophomore Colloquium course, Professor Jamie Cohen-Cole works side-by-side with a small group of students to explore the confluence of science and culture.

Brandon Kohrt Installed as Charles and Sonia Akman Professor in Global Psychiatry

November 28, 2017
The professorship is endowed by the late cousin of SMHS Dean Jeffrey S. Akman.
SEH students

Research Scholarships to Support Women in Engineering

November 28, 2017
Eight women will be able to conduct research under faculty mentors as part of funding from the Clare Boothe Luce Program.

SPH Project Aims to Improve Health Outcomes for Infants in Nepal

November 28, 2017
A GW researcher was awarded $4.9 million to study how nutritional supplements impact pregnancy risks and tackle intergenerational health challenges.