GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

For Fruit Flies, Longer Sperm Means Longevity for Future Generations

October 24, 2019

New research from the Department of Biological Sciences finds that female fruit flies gain a genetic benefit from selective mating.

Albert Small Symposium 2019

GW Welcomes the Albert H. Small Normandy Institute

October 23, 2019

The annual Albert H. Small Symposium celebrated the institute joining GW.

High-Quality Undergraduate Education Strategic Planning Committee to Hold Public Forum

October 23, 2019

GW community invited to share feedback on how the university should attract high-quality students and what educational opportunities GW should provide students.

Rachel Tobac

Human Hacker Playbook: How to Stop Me from Getting Your Personal Information

October 22, 2019

Social engineer Rachel Tobac shares how hackers target accounts and what can be done to stop them.

Sen. Tammy Duckworth

Sen. Duckworth Links Health, Education and Values to National Security

October 22, 2019

The Illinois senator discussed those issues and President Trump’s foreign policy during a discussion at GW.



Milken Institute SPH Receives Major Foundation Award to Support Health Equity

October 22, 2019

The Atlantic Philanthropies supports the Fitzhugh Mullan Institute for Health Workforce Equity’s training and leadership program and endowed professorship.

flu shot

Fight Flu Season with a Vaccine

October 22, 2019

As flu season quickly approaches, the Colonial Health Center is encouraging everyone to get a flu shot before the end of October.

Women's Economic Empowerment

Looking at the Global Economics of Gender

October 22, 2019

A GW panel discussed tactics to empower women globally to be active participants in their country’s economy.

Distinguished and Distinctive Graduate Education Strategic Planning Committee to Hold Public Forum

October 21, 2019

GW community invited to share feedback on how to elevate doctoral programs to national preeminence and ensure high-quality graduate programming at all levels at Oct. 24 forum.

Students showed out at the Corcoran's annual masquerade. (Mariah Miranda Photography)

In Photos: Corcoran Costume Ball 2019

October 21, 2019

Halloween at the George Washington University Corcoran School of the Arts and Design is always a showcase for creativity, and this year's Corcoran Costume Ball was no exception.

Marie-Eve Celio. (William Atkins/GW Today)

Marie-Eve Celio to Lead New Textile Study Center

October 21, 2019

Academic coordinator position endowed by Cotsen 1985 Trust to lead Cotsen Textile Traces Study Center, opening spring 2020.

Faculty Public Forum

World-Class Faculty Strategic Planning Committee Holds First Public Forum

October 21, 2019

Attendees stressed the importance of building a strong environment to support faculty and improve retention.

Science Unscripted

Critical Thinking Is ‘the Price You Have to Pay’ for Internet Use

October 20, 2019

Three creators and architects of the Internet spoke at GW about challenges facing the computing field. 

Shapiro Lecture

Shapiro Lecture Focuses on Women, Peace and Security

October 18, 2019

Elliott School Shapiro Professor Adm. Michelle Howard spoke about gender equality in the military and international peacekeeping.

GW Politics Poll

GW Politics Poll Finds Warren Leads the Democratic Field

October 17, 2019

The latest poll also found that the Massachusetts senator is the preferred second choice for Sanders and Biden voters and a strong sense of support for gun control measures.