GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.


University’s Draft Self-Study for Middle States Accreditation Posted Online

October 19, 2017
GW community members invited to share feedback at town hall sessions and online.

Artists Think Outside the Box in New Museum Exhibition

October 16, 2017
“The Box Project” challenged artists to create 3-D works that fit inside small boxes.

GW Researchers Contribute to Global Effort to Identify Astrophysical Event

October 16, 2017
Four astrophysicists from GW helped confirm the first observation of a kilonova explosion.

Women’s Leadership Program Panel Discusses Lack of Civility in Politics

October 16, 2017
GW Trustee Cynthia Steele Vance and GSPM Director Lara Brown say a combination of factors have led to a lack of public discourse in national politics.

New Faces at GW

October 16, 2017
Meet some of the first-year and transfer students beginning their GW journey this fall.
Kristie Kenney was the first female ambassador to Thailand and the Phillippines. (Logan Werlinger/GW Today)

Five Lessons in Leadership from a Career Ambassador

October 16, 2017
Kristie Kenney, a former diplomat who attained the U.S. Foreign Service’s highest rank, spoke at the Elliott School of International Affairs.
Kurt Darr

Faculty Hear Report on Online, Off-Campus Programs

October 16, 2017
Task force presents summary of findings and recommendations for programs at Faculty Senate meeting.

New York Times Journalists Discuss Covering President Trump

October 16, 2017
The Times executive editor and White House reporters talk about how news coverage has changed in the Trump era.
Thomas LeBlanc

‘Sense of Innovation’ Unites Virginia Science and Technology Campus

October 16, 2017
George Washington President Thomas LeBlanc held a community meeting with faculty and staff.
Colonials Weekend

Colonials Weekend 2017: Thousands of Colonials Expected on Campus

October 13, 2017
Families and alumni are welcome to participate in the 80-plus events and experiences on campus and in the D.C. area.
GW diving

GW Divers Aid in Hurricane Irma Recovery Efforts

October 13, 2017
Members of the GW Scuba Diving Club traveled to Key Largo over fall break to help with a coral restoration initiative.
Zika virus vaccine

GW Research Team to Test Zika Vaccine in Brazil

October 10, 2017
A School of Medicine and Health Sciences team was awarded $2 million to bring a clinical trial to Brazil.

GW Community Responds to Natural Disasters

October 09, 2017
The university has made resources available as students, faculty and staff raise funds and collect supplies for disaster relief.

The Elliott School Prepares for Its 30th Year

October 09, 2017
Dean Brigety reviews the Elliott School of International Affairs’ past year in a state of the school speech.

GW Presidential Inauguration Website Is Launched

October 09, 2017
The site for the inauguration of Thomas LeBlanc as George Washington University’s 17th president offers information on events, tips for travelers coming to D.C. and FAQs, among other items.