GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.


Sidney Blumenthal Sees ‘A House Divided’ in Past and Present

April 17, 2019

The journalist, author and former Clinton adviser came to GW to celebrate the school’s acquisition of the History News Network.

MVC Fountain Day

In Photos: MVC Fountain Day 2019

April 17, 2019

Due to the weather, students enjoyed indoor activities during the annual Mount Vernon Campus’ Fountain Day.

An autistic young adult in Sean Cleary's "The Experience of Autism" class uses an alphabet board to communicate. (Harrison Jones

Transitioning to Adulthood with Autism Spectrum Disorder

April 17, 2019

Autistic young adults from the Washington, D.C., area join students at Milken Institute SPH to share their experiences and areas of need.

Danmeng Shuai

GW Researchers to Display Their Technologies at eMerge Americas

April 17, 2019

Six members of the GW faculty will demonstrate their innovative work on issues like data privacy and cancer treatment at the annual eMerge Americas Conference in Miami Beach.

SMPA panel on conservative media

Conservativism in the Age of Trump

April 16, 2019

A panel of conservative journalists and a media critic debated conservative media coverage of the Trump administration at SMPA.

Nicolas Reeves

Senior Researches How Tourism Impacts Tribes Near Petra

April 16, 2019

Nicolas Reeves, an Elliott School Dean’s Scholar, balances research on tourism with life as a student athlete.

GW Law professor Steven Schooner (l) and Victoria Dalcourt Angle at the 2019 Power & Promise Dinner. Ms. Dalcourt Angle receives

Power & Promise Makes Giving Personal

April 15, 2019

Annual dinner brings together GW students with donors whose philanthropy enabled their education.

Provost Forrest Maltzman, Truman Scholar André Gonzales and University President Thomas LeBlanc. (William Atkins/GW Today)

Community Comes First for 2019 Truman Scholar

April 15, 2019

André Gonzales was one of 62 award winners for his work as a student advocate and educational activist.

Research Days 2019

Student Innovation Shines at Research Days 2019

April 15, 2019

GW students showcased more than 600 posters and competed for prizes at the annual two-day event.

Professor Marie Price

Institutional Culture, Athletics Updates Presented at Faculty Senate

April 15, 2019

Provost Forrest Maltzman also was recognized and President Thomas LeBlanc provided an update on the university’s progress and future.

Sustainable Investment Fund

Sustainable Investment Fund Shows Promise

April 12, 2019

One year after the fund was created, investment managers discussed the progress of the SIF.

GW Society for Physics Students chapter workshop

Not Just Another Science Class

April 12, 2019

Members of GW chapter of the Society for Physics Students share their passion for learning in STEM workshops with local children.

David Perron

How I Got the Job: Finding the Right Career Path

April 12, 2019

Elliott School senior David Perron transitioned from foreign policy to management consulting, will start working at Ernst & Young in the fall.

Fear in Politics

Freedom from Fear: The Ethics of Using Fear in Politics

April 11, 2019

This year’s Paul O’Dwyer endowed lecture explored the ethics of political leaders using fear to motivate people to act.

Capital Partners Solar Project

GW Named among Top Colleges for Renewable Energy

April 11, 2019

A new study ranks GW among the top colleges and universities making progress toward clean energy, and names it the best for its efforts to use solar power.