GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Students at apple day putting apples into bins

#HealthyGW Cooking Challenge Kicks Off 2015 Food Day Celebration

October 19, 2015

Events this week include Apple Day and Pop-Up Produce Market.

GW and Telos to Create Center for Data Analytics

GW and Telos to Create Center for Data Analytics

October 19, 2015
Partnership provides funding for dedicated research and development at Virginia Science and Technology Campus.
Maurice Smith

Staff Focus: Community Service Is Personal for Maurice Smith

October 19, 2015
Academic service-learning coordinator says that surviving Hurricane Katrina informs his approach to civic engagement.

New Leadership Introduced at Board of Trustees Meeting

October 19, 2015
Open session features new campaign milestone and plans from ESIA Dean Reuben E. Brigety II and Corcoran Director Sanjit Sethi.
Thomas Mallon Looks at the Reagan Years

Thomas Mallon Looks at the Reagan Years

October 17, 2015
The professor’s ninth novel, “Finale,” pulls back the curtain on one of history’s most enigmatic presidents.
John Carlin

Justice Department Official Announces Domestic Terrorism Counsel at GW

October 16, 2015
The position is part of Justice’s ongoing efforts to combat extremism in the United States.
Hillary Clinton

Key Takeaways from the First Democratic Debate

October 14, 2015
Politics expert Matt Dallek weighs in on Clinton, Sanders and the rest of the field.
Posse Foundation

GW Teams with Posse Foundation to Increase Diverse Students’ Access to the University

October 14, 2015
High-achieving students from Atlanta will enter GW in “posses” of 10 in fall 2016.

Get Ready to Raise High at Colonials Weekend 2015

October 14, 2015

GW community members share their favorite memories of the celebration, to be held Oct. 16-18 this year.


Alumni Selected for Inaugural GW Fellows Program at the Partnership for Public Service

October 14, 2015
Trustee George W. Wellde Jr., M.BA. ’76, and his wife, Patricia, endow fellowship to promote careers in public service.
Learning Assistant

How GW’s Learning Assistant Program Is Shaking Up the Classroom

October 14, 2015
Now in its third year at the university, the peer instructional model is increasing student collaboration and improving grades.
George Washington President Steven Knapp

President Knapp Named Chair of 100,000 Strong Academic Council

October 13, 2015
Group advises foundation on U.S.-China educational engagement issues.
GW Listens

New Peer Support Program ‘GW Listens’ Sounds a Call for Volunteers

October 12, 2015
Online applications accepted until Oct. 30, training begins spring 2016
French Ambassador to the United States Gérard Araud speaks to students at the French Embassy on Friday. (Photo: Logan Werlinger)

Students Practice Climate Change Negotiation

October 12, 2015
Weekend simulation includes an address from the French ambassador to the United States.
GW flags

GW Completes Dependent Eligibility Project

October 12, 2015
More than 95 percent of dependents found to be eligible during summer study.