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Video Recap: Move-In and Welcome Week 2019

August 29, 2019

Take a look at a video recap of Move-In and Welcome Week events.

Adams Morgan

Getting to Know the DMV: Adams Morgan

August 28, 2019

This vibrant and culturally diverse D.C. neighborhood offers a bit of everything for lovers of food, art and history; its popular Adams Morgan Day festival is Sept. 8.

President LeBlanc and Students at Thurston Hall

Welcome Back

August 26, 2019

President LeBlanc previews the year ahead.

Move In

First-Year Students Move-In Day

August 26, 2019

New students were met with a warm welcome as they officially arrived at GW on Wednesday.

Members of the Class of 2023 at Convocation

GW Welcomes First-Year Students at Convocation

August 26, 2019

Speakers offered encouragement and advice at Saturday’s ceremony marking the beginning of the GW experience.

Welcome Day of Service 2019

First-Year Students Start the School Year with Service

August 26, 2019

The university’s Convocation and Welcome Day of Service helps first-year students join the GW and greater D.C. communities through service around the region.

Student Services Hub

Student Services Hub Unveiled

August 26, 2019

The newly-renovated space on the ground floor of the Marvin Center offers more privacy and a personalized experience for student financial and registration needs.

GW Police

Campus Life 101: Safety

August 26, 2019

Scott Burnotes, associate vice president for safety and security, offers advice on how to stay safe around campus and in the D.C. area.


GW Launches New Student Transportation Initiatives

August 23, 2019

Updates include “GW Rider” app for tracking shuttles, requesting “Safe Rides;” $25 Capital Bikeshare annual student memberships also announced.

The Middle East Studies Association Moves to GW

August 22, 2019

The highly regarded professional association for scholars of the Middle East is now headquartered at GW.

Barbara Lee Bass Named VP for Health Affairs and Dean of SMHS

August 21, 2019

Dr. Bass has established a pioneering career defined by excellence in patient care, educational innovation, interdisciplinary research and discovery and service.


Novel Mapping Model Tracks How Hate Spreads and Adapts Online

August 21, 2019

A team of GW researchers studying hate on social media outlined the challenges to dismantling online hate groups worldwide in a new paper.

GW Men's Squash Coach Wendy Lawrence appears in this photo from Life magazine (lower right corner, white rain jacket, wi

Remembering Woodstock on Its 50th Anniversary

August 19, 2019

Wet sleeping bags, a front-row view of Jimi Hendrix and other memories of the "free-for-all" counterculture music festival from the GW community.

SMHS Class of 2023 White Coat Ceremony

GW MD Class of 2023 Begins Its Medical Journey

August 19, 2019

The incoming class received a warm welcome at the SMHS White Coat and Honor Code Ceremony.

University to Phase Out Fixed Tuition for Students Entering GW in Fall 2020

August 19, 2019

Returning undergraduate students and incoming students beginning this fall are unaffected.