GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Students in District House

Changes to Student Laundry, Printing, Venue Fees Coming This Fall

August 19, 2019

The changes respond to feedback from students and aim to improve the student experience.

Eduardo Sotomayor

Eduardo Sotomayor Installed as Dr. Cyrus Katzen Family Director of the GW Cancer Center

August 19, 2019

Dr. Sotomayor, a pioneer in the field of lymphoma research and treatment, has been leading GW’s Cancer Center since 2015. 

GW Flag

Proceeds from GW-Developed Drug to Fund Academic Priorities

August 16, 2019

The sale of a portion of royalty rights will boost GW’s growth as a preeminent research university.

KIC Tech Frontier

GW Experts Train Korean Researchers in Entrepreneurship

August 15, 2019

The Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship partners with the Korea Innovation Center to incubate promising Korean technology startups.


New Nursing Program Seeks to Improve Care for Underserved Patients

August 13, 2019

A team of interdisciplinary GW faculty was recently awarded $2.8 million to develop curriculum on social determinants of health and telehealth technology. 

Proud to Be GW 2019

Proud to Be GW: 2019

August 13, 2019

The annual festivals celebrate GW staff for their contributions to the university with fun activities, food and music.


Native American Students Intern on Capitol Hill

August 08, 2019

Students in the Native American Political Leadership Program interned with the first Native American women elected to Congress.

Flowers on GW's Toni Morrison bench commemorate the life of the monumental thinker and author. (Harrison Jones/GW Today)

GW Remembers Novelist Toni Morrison

August 06, 2019

A bench on campus honors the Nobel laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner who spoke at the university in 2011.

GW Welcomes Interim Enrollment Management Leader

August 05, 2019

Ed Gillis has more than 40 years of higher education experience.

Noelle Purcell

Ancient Soil Provides a Window to the Past

August 05, 2019

Senior Noelle Purcell hopes to create a paleosol morphology guide that would help researchers in the field estimate environmental conditions of the past.

First Gen Dinner

Helping First-Generation Students Find Community at GW

August 05, 2019

University programming through the Center for Student Engagement aims to recognize the strengths that first-generation students bring to GW.

Dulcelogy, Summer Startup Accelerator

New Program Gives Student Businesses a Boost 

August 02, 2019

The GW Summer Startup Accelerator helps students and alumni launch their businesses. 

GW professors at Race in the Marketplace Conference in Paris

GW Researchers Converge on Paris

August 02, 2019

Interdisciplinary teams of GW scholars presented their findings on the impact of race and racism in the marketplace at an international conference.

field hockey

Loretta DiPietro Goes for Gold

August 02, 2019

The Milken Institute School of Public Health professor recently represented the U.S. in a field hockey tournament for athletes over age 60.The Milken Institute School of Public Health professor recently represented the U.S. in a field hockey tournament for athletes over age 60.

Michael Kahn, flanked by GW Provost Forrest Maltzman and ACA Director Alec Wild, accepts his honorary degree.

Michael Kahn Receives Honorary GW Degree

July 29, 2019

Legendary Shakespearean director founded the Academy for Classical Acting.