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GW NROTC at 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

GW Community Honors Alumni Lost on 9/11

September 12, 2018

Campus-wide moment of silence and remembrance ceremony mark 17th anniversary of terrorist attacks.

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Stay Prepared as Hurricane Florence Makes Landfall

September 12, 2018

The university is monitoring the hurricane’s path and how the storm will affect Washington, D.C.

Neil Johnson

New CCAS Professor Using Physics to Study Extremism

September 12, 2018

Neil Johnson’s background in “many-body” physics provides the framework for his research on how extremist groups form online.

Russia Book Launch

Putin Uses ‘Divide and Rule’ Tactics against His Hardline Allies

September 12, 2018

Elliott School Professor Peter Reddaway’s new book explores how the Russian president has maintained power for almost two decades. 


Terry Nolan Jr.

Men’s Basketball Announces 2018-2019 Schedule

September 10, 2018

A-10 games begin Jan. 6 at Saint Joseph’s; nonconference matches include NCAA tournament teams Michigan and Virginia.

Robert turner

What Happens to Football Players after They Quit the Game?

September 10, 2018

Robert Turner, SMHS assistant professor, explores how athletes retool their identity when their athletic careers end.

DeRay McKesson

DeRay McKesson Talks about His New Book

September 10, 2018

The activist and supporter of Black Lives Matter discussed the movement and his personal life at Betts Theater.

ISIS files

GW Program on Extremism, The New York Times Announce ‘ISIS Files’ Research Partnership

September 10, 2018

GW researchers will create a virtual public archive of the documents retrieved in Iraq by a team of Times reporters.

FDOS 2018

First-Year Students Join the GW Community through Service

September 10, 2018

The university’s largest Freshman Convocation and Day of Service featured service at more than 40 sites in the D.C. area and encouraging words from GW administrators.

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GW Shifts Positions in Two College Rankings

September 10, 2018

While rankings may change from year to year, they do not measure fit for prospective students or change the university’s core mission, university officials said.

President LeBlanc's Full Convocation 2018 Speech

September 10, 2018

So, you have been on our campus for a couple of weeks now—I've seen you. But today is the first day in which you formally become part of our campus community.

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September 10, 2018

GW Today is giving away a number of buff and blue water bottles on social media. Find out how you can snag one.

Robert H. Miller

VP for Research Addresses Faculty Senate

September 10, 2018

Staff and faculty involved in sustainability efforts also provided an update on the university’s progress at first meeting of new academic year.

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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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