GW Today Archives

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Inspiring Beauty

Ebony Fashion Fair Fans Take a Catwalk down Memory Lane

May 18, 2017
In a new video, models and fashionistas offer a backstage look at the fair that changed the runway and inspired the museum’s new exhibition.
Chris Carr

Former NFL Player Launches New Career in Law

May 18, 2017
Ex-Baltimore Ravens player Chris Carr found his next calling at GW Law.

University Hires Chief Information Officer

May 16, 2017
Loretta Early brings strong leadership, communication and technical skills and a collaborative style to the role.

GW Establishes Program to Bring more STEM Teachers to High-Need Schools

May 15, 2017
Scholarships will contribute to two years of college tuition in exchange for teaching after graduation.

Last-Minute Graduation Gifts from the Museum Shop

May 15, 2017
With Commencement just around the corner, we rounded up items that say, “Congrats!”

Panel Takes a Deep Look at U.S. and Mexican Relations

May 15, 2017
Public Radio International’s “America Abroad” hosts discussion at GW about immigration and trade between the two countries.

Get to Know the 2017 Presidential Administrative Fellows

May 15, 2017
Cohort of five seniors selected for their commitment to service, scholarship and leadership.
geneva henry

Faculty Senate Hears Update on GW Libraries and Academic Innovation

May 15, 2017
Geneva Henry highlighted new and ongoing resources for faculty and students and discussed opportunities in online education.
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University Kicks off Commencement Week 2017

May 15, 2017
GW community invites graduates and their families to celebrate May 15-21.

Panera, Teashi Coming to Campus

May 15, 2017
The new on-campus vendors at Marvin Center and Shenkman Hall will offer fresh, healthy options.
presidents medal

Edward ‘Skip’ Gnehm Jr. Awarded GW President’s Medal

May 12, 2017
The former ambassador and ESIA professor was honored for his distinguished service to the United States and the George Washington University.

Class of 2017 Looks Back on Moments That Mattered

May 11, 2017
Soon-to-be GW graduates share favorite college memories as they prepare for 2017 Commencement.
Buzz Aldrin

‘We Are Closer to Mars Today Than We Have Ever Been’

May 10, 2017
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin spoke at GW about the steps NASA must take to develop a sustainable Mars colony in the next two decades.
Steven Knapp smiling and speaking into microphone holding paper copy of resolution

GW Community Celebrates President Knapp’s Legacy

May 08, 2017

D.C. government and community leaders joined in paying tribute to Dr. Knapp and Diane Robinson Knapp.

An eventful four years on campus come to a close Sunday.

Four Years with the Class of 2017

May 08, 2017
GW Today looks back at top stories from seniors’ time on campus.