GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Nelson Mandela plaque

University Statement on Nelson Mandela

December 05, 2013
The George Washington University remembers the former South African president and role model for millions across the globe.
Chanukah on Kogan Plaza

University Celebrates Chanukah

December 04, 2013
Community comes together for menorah lighting and ceremony on Kogan Plaza.
service learning panel

Students Share Service-Learning Experiences

December 04, 2013
Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service symposium examines service-learning opportunities.
Peace Corp/SPA anniversary

Peace Corps, USAID Leaders Honor Global Volunteerism at GW Event

December 04, 2013
Program spotlights past success and future goals for international volunteer initiatives and development organizations.

Professor Provides ‘Insider’s Look’ into Upcoming Winter Olympics

December 04, 2013
GWSB’s Lisa Delpy Neirotti has brought students to the past 12 Olympic Games.
itf task force

ITF Showcase Puts Innovation Center Stage

December 04, 2013
Ideas include cyber security academy, expansion of health sciences programs.
Giving Tuesday

University Community Supports #GivingTuesday

December 02, 2013
The global day of giving is a philanthropic kick-off to the holiday season and a chance to support GW.
16 Days

University Participates in 16 Days Against Gender Violence

December 02, 2013
The Global Women’s Institute is hosting events in conjunction with the international campaign, focusing on experiences of migrant women.
Naomi Cahn

What Happens to Your Facebook Photos When You Die?

December 02, 2013
Law Professor Naomi Cahn discusses how to plan and manage your digital assets.
Zero Waste/Recycling

University Welcomes New Assistant Director of Zero Waste, Recycling Coordinator

November 27, 2013
The duo in Facilities Services will work collaboratively to meet the university’s long-term sustainability goals.
Melissa Keeley

Professor’s Research Leads D.C. to Adopt New Sustainable Zoning Measure

November 27, 2013
The Green Area Ratio sets environmentally friendly urban planning requirement for D.C. buildings.
GW Police Chief Kevin Hay

Staying Safe Over the Holidays

November 27, 2013
GW Police Chief Kevin Hay offers safety tips for the George Washington community during the holiday season.
Keith Crandall

Computational Biology Institute Director Honored for Advancing Science

November 26, 2013
Keith Crandall has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science for his contributions to the field of evolutionary biology.

Lisner Hosts Elvis Costello

November 25, 2013
Grammy Award-winning British singer/songwriter Elvis Costello hit the stage of Lisner Auditorium solo on Friday, playing 25 songs during a two-hour set.
Economics of sustainability professor speaking

Students Analyze the Cost of Unsustainable Consumption in ‘Green Leaf’ Class

November 25, 2013

One of nearly 250 classes in the sustainability minor, the course encourages students to find the price of their environmental footprint.