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Colonials Honored at ‘Excellence in Student Life’ Awards

April 19, 2015
30th annual ceremony celebrates students, faculty and staff for their contributions

IMF Lowers Expectations for U.S. Economy During Spring Meetings at GW

April 17, 2015
Managing Director Christine Lagarde discusses “uneven” global economy at Lisner Auditorium.
Steven Knapp, Judith Heumann

GW Hosts Chinese Delegation on Disability Support Services

April 17, 2015
Sessions of State Department meetings held at Science and Engineering Hall.
Allan From

Six Graduates Receive Alumni Outstanding Service Award

April 17, 2015

Annual honor recognizes dedicated alumni volunteers.


GW Student Exhibit: A Story of Holocaust Survival ‘Against All Odds’

April 15, 2015
“Remembering the Holocaust” captures the stunning life of Norman and Amalie Salsitz.
T-shirts decorated by members of the GW community hung in University Yard

At Take Back The Night, Students Stand Behind Survivors

April 15, 2015
GW Students Against Sexual Assault hold annual event to raise awareness.
Marianna Sotomayor

First Recipient of George Washington University-White House Correspondents Association Scholarship Announced

April 15, 2015
Senior Marianna Sotomayor awarded $2,500 and a meeting with President Obama.
D.C. Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie

D.C. Councilmember Updates GW’s Neighbors on Public Safety

April 15, 2015
Judiciary Committee chair says community support is key to fighting crime.
Two Business Plan Competition winners smiling

GW Business Plan Competition Winner Has the ‘MEANS’ to End Food Waste

April 15, 2015

More than $60,000 and the top prize awarded to nonprofit social venture MEANS Database.


A Look at the FBI 14 Years After 9/11

April 15, 2015
Commission discusses new review of the bureau at the George Washington University.
Inside GW

Admitted Students Go ‘Inside GW’

April 15, 2015
Nearly 6,000 prospective undergraduates and their families expected to visit campus in April.
Peter McGee Hoffman (Photo courtesy Kaitlin Caruso)

After a Brother’s Death, Family Combats the Disease That Claimed Him

April 14, 2015
Walk/run to raise funds in memory of George Washington University alumnus.

Surveys Show Class of 2014 Advancing on Post-Graduation Path

April 13, 2015
Updated post-baccalaureate survey method yields highest participation to date.
Educational tools like these architectural KEVA blocks dominated he floor of the Charles E. Smith Center during Share Fair 2015.

Innovation for Educators

April 13, 2015
At GW-hosted Share Fair, science teachers and students enjoy a look at new technology and exciting teaching methods.

GW Athletics Director Signs Contract Extension

April 13, 2015
New deal for Patrick Nero will keep him at GW through 2020-21 academic year.