GW Today Archives

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Match Day

GW Medical Students Celebrate Match Day

March 19, 2018
Fourteen students will continue their training at GW; others will head to Vanderbilt, Yale, Stanford, New York University and more.

Researchers Discover Early Evidence Linked to Emergence of Modern Humans

March 19, 2018
The findings, published by lead author Alison Brooks and an international research team that includes GW students and alumni, push back the evolutionary timeline.
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GW to Host Middle States Evaluation Team

March 19, 2018
Team will interview university community members as part of accreditation process starting March 25.

GW Experts Share Research at UN Commission on the Status of Women

March 19, 2018
Founding director of the GW Global Women’s Institute Mary Ellsberg presented research and led discussions at the annual event.

New Gift to Support GW Institute for Korean Studies

March 16, 2018
The $750,000 donation will help make university a “hub” for Korean studies in D.C. and internationally, institute director says.

SMHS Researchers to Study the Brain’s Role in Obesity-Induced Hypertension

March 13, 2018
The research team, led by Colin Young, was awarded $2.4 million by the National Institutes of Health.

Voters Closely Watching Issues where They Disapprove of Trump, New Poll Says

March 13, 2018
Voters split on economy, concerned about long-term outlook, according to the latest GW Battleground Poll.

George Washington Opens against Ohio State in NCAA Tournament

March 13, 2018
First round game tips off at 1:30 p.m. Saturday; tickets available at noon Tuesday.
Dean Ben Vinson III with students

CCAS Dean Named Provost of Case Western Reserve University

March 12, 2018
Ben Vinson III has supported faculty and student research, Corcoran integration and opening of Science and Engineering Hall during his time at GW.

Message from Provost Maltzman on Graduate Student Unionization

March 09, 2018
Provost explains decision regarding graduate education at GW.

Reimagining Disruption Conference Seeks to Restore Civility in Politics

March 08, 2018
The conference, a special collaboration between GSPM and GWSB, featured the endowed O’Dwyer and Blackburn lectures as well as a panel of former senators who discussed how to fix America’s politics.
SJT 2018

GW Surprises D.C. High School Students with Free Education

March 08, 2018
Now in its 29th year, the Stephen Joel Trachtenberg Scholarship Program gifts tuition, room, board, books and fees to exceptional students.
Chloe King

Student Researcher Dives into Passion for Marine Conservation

March 08, 2018
Junior Chloe King studied sustainable fishing practices in Indonesia and the effects of outreach from non-governmental organizations.
Vanishing Traditions

Clothes That Once Defined the Lives of Women at ‘Vanishing Traditions’

March 08, 2018
The newest exhibition at the George Washington Museum and The Textile Museum features festival costumes from minority cultures in Southwest China.

Colonials Advance to Second Round of A-10 Tournament

March 07, 2018
GW defeats Fordham, plays St. Louis Thursday night at Capital One Arena in D.C.