GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Forrest Maltzman

Provost Presents Indicators of Academic Excellence at Faculty Senate

March 07, 2018
Six-year graduation rate, student performance highlighted.

Latino Parents Report Psychological Distress Due to U.S. Immigration Policies

March 06, 2018
Milken Institute School of Public Health researchers surveyed more than 200 Latino parents of adolescent children.

GW Researchers to Develop Data Tools for Studying Glycoscience

March 06, 2018
The SMHS team will partner with researchers at the University of Georgia to create computational tools that reveal patterns and trends in complex carbohydrates.
Marcia McNutt

National Academy of Sciences President Marcia McNutt Will Deliver GW Commencement Address

March 05, 2018
Three-time Olympic medalist and GW alumna Elana Meyers Taylor will be awarded an honorary degree.

App Aims to Bridge Word Gap Among Hispanic Children

March 05, 2018
A School of Nursing assistant professor developed a free smartphone app to improve language nutrition in children under three.
Women's Leadership Conference

Inclusion Could Close Gaps in Divided Societies

March 05, 2018
GW Women’s Leadership Conference tackles challenges of living in a global community and examines how inclusion could spur meaningful change.
Women's Basketball

Colonials Earn Trip to NCAA Tournament

March 04, 2018
Women’s basketball team victory in Atlantic 10 Tournament championship over St. Joseph’s secures trip to the NCAA for third time in four seasons.

Colonials Advance to A-10 Championship

March 03, 2018
Women's basketball team meets St. Joseph's at noon Sunday on ESPNU.

Opportunities for D.C. Growth Are ‘Greater Than Ever’

March 02, 2018
Former Mayor Anthony A. Williams and local development experts spoke about Washington, D.C.’s rise over the past decade.
Vice President for Research Leo Chalupa

Leo Chalupa to Step Down as Vice President for Research

March 01, 2018
After nine years at the helm of GW’s research efforts, Dr. Chalupa will return to School of Medicine and Health Sciences faculty position.

Food Tank Summit Focuses on the Future of Farming

March 01, 2018
The conference aimed to tackle issues affecting the younger generation’s interest in agriculture as a viable career.

Q & A: What Students Need to Know about the NSSE

March 01, 2018
Selected GW students are encouraged to participate in the National Survey of Student Engagement.
Rep. Bobby Scott (D-Va.), the first African-American elected from Virginia to Congress since Reconstruction

Little Progress on Racial Disparities 50 Years after Kerner Commission Report

March 01, 2018
Original commission member Fred Harris, Congressman Bobby Scott and others express disappointment, determination during daylong forum at GW.
Students at Town Hall on Race

Students Voice Concerns about Racism, Inclusion at Town Hall

March 01, 2018
University administrators reaffirmed their commitment to working together with students and other community members on steps to improve their GW experience.
Karen Pence

Second Lady Pays Visit to GW Art Therapy

February 26, 2018
Karen Pence has made the promotion and advancement of art therapy one of her signature initiatives.