GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.


GW Transplant Institute Celebrates 100th Kidney Exchange

August 17, 2017
The recipient and donor, who had waited seven years for a kidney, met at the Institute’s milestone celebration.
BCR Collaborative

SPH Project Aims to Improve Childhood Resilience

August 17, 2017
The Building Community Resilience Collaborative was recently awarded an $800,000 grant by the Kresge Foundation.
Summer Academy

Graduate Students Give Back As Summer Academy Coaches

August 15, 2017
Coaches help undergraduate students with study skills and exam preparation to keep them on track for graduation.
Thomas LeBlanc

President LeBlanc Addresses Violence in Charlottesville

August 14, 2017
In message to the university community, Dr. LeBlanc says, "we must condemn acts of racism and hate."

Photo Gallery: Men's Basketball Holds First Alumni Weekend

August 14, 2017
Colonials from seven decades joined the weekend celebration at the Charles E. Smith Center.
Samiullah Baloch Badini

Sami Badini Awarded Alexandria Partnership Fellowship

August 14, 2017
Mr. Badini, an activist from Balochistan, Pakistan, hopes to raise awareness about the struggles of torture victims after receiving his master’s in forensic psychology.
Thomas LeBlanc addresses staffers at Proud to Be GW. (Photos by Logan Werlinger/GWToday)

Thomas LeBlanc Joins GW Staff at Proud to Be GW Festival

August 14, 2017
Annual employee celebration gave staffers an opportunity to meet the new university president.
Wendy Helgemo

Wendy Helgemo Appointed Director of Center for Indigenous Politics and Policy

August 14, 2017
Former senior advisor on Indian affairs to Sen. Harry Reid will lead AT&T-funded center for research and advocacy.
alumni awards

GW to Recognize Career Achievements of Eight Alumni

August 14, 2017
The 2017 Alumni Achievement Award recipients include Dana Bash, B.A. ’93, CNN chief political correspondent. The Oct. 19 award ceremony helps kick off Colonials Weekend.
Solar eclipse

Total Solar Eclipse ‘Great Event To Behold’

August 10, 2017
GW astrophysics researcher Alexander van der Horst explains what scientists can learn from the Aug. 21 solar eclipse.
White coat ceremony August 2017

With MD White Coat Ceremony, a Journey Begins

August 09, 2017
More than 180 members of the M.D. Class of 2021 received their white coats at a Lisner Auditorium celebration.

The LeBlancs Greet the GW Community

August 07, 2017
President Thomas LeBlanc and his wife, Anne, thank the George Washington University community for a warm welcome and say they look forward to the upcoming academic year.
Thomas LeBlanc

Ethical Research Is a Shared Responsibility

August 07, 2017
George Washington President Thomas LeBlanc opens a three-day conference on scientific integrity and knowledge sharing.

GW Welcomes President Thomas LeBlanc to Campus

August 07, 2017

More than 100 GW community members gathered to greet President Thomas LeBlanc on his first day, with students meeting him outside his F Street House on the Foggy Bottom Campus and leading him towar

W. Andrew Barr

Origin of Human Genus May Have Occurred by Chance

August 03, 2017
A GW researcher’s paper challenges the claim that the genus Homo originated in response to environmental changes.