GW Today Archives

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GW Hosts 2015 GreenGov Symposium on Federal Government Sustainability

June 08, 2015
June 10 event will examine strategies and challenges of sustainability efforts in the next decade.
Green Move Out 2015

Green Move-Out Recycles 43,000 Pounds of Items Left in Residence Halls

June 08, 2015
Canned goods, Xbox games and bedding among the reusable items distributed to local community organizations.
Dae-Whan Chang

Dae-Whan Chang Receives GW’s Alumni Achievement Award

June 08, 2015
Elliott School graduate and South Korean business leader honored at campus ceremony.

Tips for Parents: How to Stay in Tune with Your Student’s Wellness

June 04, 2015
GW Mental Health Services Director Silvio Weisner offers advice on supporting your student’s transition to college life.
South Africa

GW Archaeologist Resurfaces Stories from a Sunken Slave Ship

June 03, 2015
Off the coast of South Africa, researchers recover relics to be displayed at the Smithsonian’s newest museum.

Rethinking Course Design

June 01, 2015
At the George Washington University’s first Course Design Institute, faculty members reevaluate how to build a class.
Photos of famous GW alumni now decorate stairwells in the Marvin Center. (Photo: Rob Stewart)

Take the Stairs, See the Stars

June 01, 2015
Healthy habits got a motivational makeover at the George Washington University this semester, thanks to a brainstorm from George Washington University President Steven Knapp.
Jeffrey Akman

SMHS Dean to Serve on White House AIDS Panel

June 01, 2015
Jeffrey S. Akman joins Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS.
Prof. Hartmut Doebel oversees eight hives on the roof of Lisner Hall, each swarming with as many as 80,000 bees. (Photo: William

The Plight of the Honeybee

June 01, 2015

By John DiConsiglio

Where have all the honeybees gone?