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Rose McGowan

#GWtoDo: Your Curated Arts and Events Agenda

December 04, 2017
Actress and advocate Rose McGowan will visit Lisner in February. Get pumped up at GW's heath and wellness expo. And don't miss this week's slate of events celebrating the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr. and the activists carrying his legacy forward today.
Michael Keidar

Michael Keidar Installed as A. James Clark Professor of Engineering

December 01, 2017
Dr. Keidar is a leader in the fields of micropropulsion and nanotechnology and operates an innovative SEAS lab.

GWSB Professor Recognized for Research

December 01, 2017
Annamaria Lusardi included on list of highly cited researchers.
Mary Ellsberg

Women, Girls in South Sudan Face Staggering Rates of Violence

December 01, 2017
A report from GW’s Global Women’s Institute found that women in conflict areas face high rates of intimate partner violence with little recourse.

New Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations Named

December 01, 2017
University of Miami official with more than 30 years of experience in the field will join GW in March.

Conservative Republican Advocates for Right to Carry Guns

December 01, 2017
GW’s Young America’s Foundation hosts Second Amendment talk by former Republican senator and presidential candidate Rick Santorum.

President Trump 'Makes Decisions Alone'

November 30, 2017
Washington Post reporter Robert Costa says no "guiding principle" determines the president's choices, despite conflicting input from members of his inner circle.
Peter Konwerski

Vice Provost and Dean of Student Affairs to Step Down

November 28, 2017
Over 25-year-plus career, Peter Konwerski has worked to improve student life, well-being and engagement at GW.

What’s Next for DACA?

November 28, 2017
Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute Director Elizabeth Vaquera and scholar Aaron Madrid Aksöz discuss legislation to protect approximately 800,000 Dreamers.

Sophomore Colloquium Delves into Nature, Culture of Children

November 28, 2017
In CCAS’s Sophomore Colloquium course, Professor Jamie Cohen-Cole works side-by-side with a small group of students to explore the confluence of science and culture.

Brandon Kohrt Installed as Charles and Sonia Akman Professor in Global Psychiatry

November 28, 2017
The professorship is endowed by the late cousin of SMHS Dean Jeffrey S. Akman.
SEH students

Research Scholarships to Support Women in Engineering

November 28, 2017
Eight women will be able to conduct research under faculty mentors as part of funding from the Clare Boothe Luce Program.

SPH Project Aims to Improve Health Outcomes for Infants in Nepal

November 28, 2017
A GW researcher was awarded $4.9 million to study how nutritional supplements impact pregnancy risks and tackle intergenerational health challenges.
Angelo Bechara

Student Raises Awareness of National Debt

November 27, 2017
Angelo Bechara visited the Clinton Global Initiative University to show students how to build effective projects.

David Miliband to Give Keynote Address at GWI Research Unveiling

November 27, 2017
GW’s Global Women’s Institute is releasing the first large-scale research project with data about the prevalence of violence against women and girls in South Sudan.