GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Brad Jones

SMHS Research Team to Study Natural Immune Response to HIV

September 12, 2017
Assistant Professor Brad Jones was awarded $2 million to study the body’s natural defenses against HIV and seeks to establish guidelines for further therapeutic development.

‘Scraps:’ New, Sustainable Approaches to Fashion

September 11, 2017
The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum’s latest exhibition showcases ways to reduce waste in the textile industry.

GW Offers Help to Students Affected by Hurricane Irma

September 11, 2017
Resources also are available to students and members of the George Washington University community impacted by Hurricane Harvey and Western wildfires.

GW’s New STEMworks Adds New Dimensions to Learning

September 11, 2017
The Gelman Library opens a one-stop shop to boost quantitative skills and support for programming and coding.
GW President Thomas LeBlanc

President LeBlanc Addresses Faculty Senate

September 11, 2017
Dr. LeBlanc outlined five areas of focus during the first meeting of the 2017-18 Faculty Senate.

Day of Service Deepens GW Connection with Community

September 11, 2017
At official freshman Convocation and day of welcome, GW students, faculty and staff put in work at 40 sites around Washington, D.C.

GW Honors Alumni Lost on 9/11

September 11, 2017
Nine GW alumni were killed during terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. The university community paused Monday to mourn and celebrate their lives.

GW Launches New Tip Sheet on Political Twitter Activity

September 11, 2017
U.S. News & World Report will publish “The ECHO” every Friday.

Presidential Community Meetings Lay Out Administrative Priorities

September 11, 2017
Institutional culture, undergraduate experience, research and fundraising are among President LeBlanc’s areas of focus.
Dr. LeBlanc video questions

Getting to Know President LeBlanc

September 11, 2017
Dr. LeBlanc on his nickname, time travel, hobbies, food, music and the question—dog or cat?

University Announces Benefits Enhancements for 2018

September 11, 2017

GW will offer new coverage and tools for employees to manage health care; open enrollment begins Oct. 9.

New Tool Will Help Employees Find Doctors, Compare Prices

September 11, 2017
Castlight is available beginning Wednesday for those covered under a 2017 GW health plan. Those who register before Oct. 27 could win a $400 Visa gift card.
Kevin Pelphrey

NIH Renews Grant for Critical Autism Research

September 08, 2017
A GW-based research project that aims to understand ASD diagnosis disparity received five-year renewal funding.
women's march

Helping Foster Discourse vs. Disruption

September 08, 2017
University leaders advise students on how to engage in demonstrations while staying safe and respecting others.
Sabrina McCormick

Courts Play Critical Role in Climate Policy

September 07, 2017
A study by GW researchers shows climate lawsuits and their reliance on scientific data have increased over the past decade.