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Convocation LeBlanc

President LeBlanc Encourages Personal Growth, Social Media Awareness at Convocation

September 10, 2018

Dr. LeBlanc discussed the dangers of social media and encouraged delaying off-campus internships in the first academic year during the Convocation ceremony.

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September 10, 2018

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Kirstjen Nielsen

Hostile Nation States, Cyber Vulnerabilities Threaten U.S. Security

September 06, 2018

Kirstjen Nielsen, secretary of homeland security, said the Trump administration is building the toughest homeland security enterprise America has ever seen.

In Memoriam: Sheldon S. Cohen

September 05, 2018

Mr. Cohen, chairman emeritus of the Board of Trustees, served on the board for 22 years.

MSSC Block Party 2018

In Photos: GW Celebrates Diversity with MSSC Block Party

September 04, 2018

The 14th annual Multicultural Student Services Center Block Party gave GW students, faculty and staff the chance to showcase their heritage.

anatolian kilim textile art

‘A Nomad’s Art’ Showcases Beauty and Necessity

September 04, 2018

Kilims, the subject of a new exhibition at the George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum, were essential to Anatolian nomadic life.

GSPM Women in Politics

Women Political Candidates Discuss Campaign Losses

September 04, 2018

GSPM event brought together Republican and Democratic women candidates to discuss what they learned from losing in political races during midterm primary elections.

Leon Grayfer

CCAS Researcher Awarded CAREER Grant for Amphibian Study

September 04, 2018

Leon Grayfer is researching how amphibians fight harmful pathogens at different stages of development.

Elliott School freshman retreat 2018

The Elliott School Hosts Retreat for Incoming Students

August 31, 2018

New students introduced to importance of ethics with a book talk, scavenger hunt and pizza party.

GW Health Workforce Institute Leaders for Health Equity Fellowship Joins Global Atlantic Fellows Program

August 30, 2018

The GW Health Workforce Institute received $18 million to expand its fellowship program and operate it through 2026.

SMPA fellows

School of Media and Public Affairs Announces 2018-19 Fellows

August 30, 2018

White House Correspondents’ Association president is among SMPA fellows.

Hurricane Maria

GW Researchers: 2,975 Excess Deaths Linked to Hurricane Maria

August 29, 2018

The risk of dying in the six months following the devastating storm was highest for Puerto Ricans living in the poorest municipalities.

Kogan Plaza Tables

While You Were Away: Improvements to Student Space, Housing, Classrooms

August 27, 2018

The university updated various residence halls and academic buildings, improved indoor and outdoor student space and gave Pelham Commons a makeover.

SMHS Class of 2022

SMHS Class of 2022 Welcomed at White Coat Ceremony

August 27, 2018

The ceremony symbolizes the beginning of a four-year journey toward a career in medicine.

Move In

New Students Arrive at GW on Move-In Day

August 27, 2018

First-year and transfer George Washington University students were welcomed to campus Saturday with helping hands, warm smiles, a presidential lemonade stand and GW sweatshirts.