GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Siemens Competition Showcases Young Researchers

December 05, 2012
Young scholars present high-level math, science and technology research—and earn a total of $500,000 in scholarships—at annual event.

GW Students Host First Mini-Hackathon

December 05, 2012
A collaboration tool for students was created during the event, organized by GW seniors Dylan Fox and Nick Hunter.

HSPI Hosts Commander of U.S. Africa Command

December 04, 2012
Gen. Carter Ham discussed on Monday the challenges and opportunities facing the United States in Africa.

University Community ‘Likes’ New Facebook Page

December 04, 2012
A student created “GW Compliments” to provide a platform for students, faculty and staff to publicly show their appreciation for one another.

Alumni Serving in D.C. Government Celebrated at Reception

December 03, 2012
More than 100 turned out for the event at Ben’s Next Door, which featured remarks from Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C., and President Steven Knapp.

Bringing Research into Reach

December 03, 2012

At George Washington’s first Teaching and Research Support Open House on Thursday, representatives from University Libraries, the Office of the Vice President for Research, the Office of the Vice P

On the Edge

December 03, 2012

The term “fiscal cliff” has been dominating the news since the election, so George Washington Today asked Mark Kennedy, a former member of Congress and current director of GW’s Graduate School of P

A Message from the Provost

December 03, 2012

President Steven Knapp and I are pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Gregory Maggs as interim dean of the George Washington University Law School.

Sen. Joseph Lieberman Discusses State of Country’s Security

November 29, 2012
The university’s Homeland Security Policy Institute and the Center for Strategic and International Studies hosted the event “Homeland Security: A Look Back and Ahead.”

Launch of Global Women’s Institute Makes Global Issues Local at GW

November 28, 2012
A message from Mary Ellsberg, director of the GW Global Women's Institute.

Student Leaders Share Spiritual Reflections at Interfaith Dinner

November 28, 2012
The 11th annual dinner in Marvin Center’s Grand Ballroom featured musical performances and readings from a variety of faith traditions.

Maryann Lombardi Named Lisner Auditorium’s Executive Director

November 28, 2012
Role will also focus on partnership development and programmatic expansion.

Microbiology Professor Receives $1.6 Million Grant for HIV Research

November 28, 2012
Research will investigate intercellular pathogens.

Celebration Marks Launch of GW Global Women’s Institute

November 27, 2012
White House adviser Lynn Rosenthal joined institute director Mary Ellsberg and President Steven Knapp to officially launch the Global Women’s Institute at a ceremony Tuesday in the Marvin Center.
Strategic Planning

Provost Hosts Strategic Plan Town Hall

November 26, 2012
Provost Steven Lerman has hosted more than 80 meetings to solicit feedback on the strategic plan.