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"Black Women Covering the White House" on screen with panelists seated on stage in front of screen

Black Women Journalists Embrace Challenge of White House Coverage

February 12, 2018

Panelists described covering the Trump administration as chaotic and tough.


GW Hosts British Parliament Hearings on Fake News

February 12, 2018
Members of Britain’s House of Commons question Google, Facebook and Twitter representatives over disinformation and fake news.
GW Global website

University Launches ‘GW Global’ Website

February 12, 2018
The site provides resources and information on international services and efforts.
GW President Thomas LeBlanc

President Addresses Social Media Post, Updates on Strategic Initiatives

February 09, 2018
University and student leaders stress the importance of steps to foster diversity and inclusion.

University to Introduce New Dining Plan, Library Gift Opt-In Beginning Fall 2018

February 09, 2018
Changes approved by Board of Trustees along with tuition rates for 2018-19.
John King

Obama Education Secretary Calls for Closing Racial, Economic Gulf in Educational Outcomes

February 09, 2018
John B. King Jr. visited GW to discuss improvements and remaining challenges under 2016 education act.

National Security Address Sounds Alarm on Threats Facing U.S.

February 09, 2018
House Homeland Security Committee chair warned of overlooked vulnerabilities and risks to the country.

Message from President LeBlanc

February 07, 2018
Mandatory diversity training for all incoming students among steps university will take in response to offensive social media post.
Charter Day

Coming up: Snacks, Performances and a Glimpse of the Past at Charter Day

February 07, 2018
GW will commemorate its 197th anniversary with a celebration in the Marvin Center on Friday.

Watch the House of Commons of the United Kingdom ‘Fake News’ Hearing

February 07, 2018
British Parliament to livestream “fake news” committee hearing held at GW on Thursday.
Lou Katz

Lou Katz Announces Retirement

February 07, 2018
Executive vice president and treasurer will step down in June after 27 years at the university.
Olympics class

Students ‘Excited to Learn’ at PyeongChang Olympics

February 06, 2018
A group of GW students led by Professor Lisa Delpy Neirotti will collect data for the International Olympic Committee in South Korea.
program on extremism

Jihadists Returning to the U.S. Concern Law Enforcement

February 06, 2018
A new GW Program on Extremism report identifies 64 Americans who traveled to join Jihadist groups in Iraq and Syria.
President LeBlanc and GW students

University Community Responds to Deeply Offensive Social Media Posting

February 05, 2018
President LeBlanc to meet with students on race relations.
Maeve McCool

GW Undergraduate Researchers Doing ‘Remarkable Work’

February 05, 2018
Research with faculty mentors has shaped the undergraduate experience and future career paths for many GW students.