GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

dan rather

Dan Rather and Marvin Kalb Reflect on JFK Assassination

November 25, 2013
The two reporters share their experience reporting the tragedy on the Kalb Report.

GW Community Prays for Typhoon Victims

November 25, 2013
The Philippine Cultural Society hosted a candlelight vigil on Friday.
Mary Ellsberg

Global Women’s Institute Pushes for Laws to Protect Women Worldwide

November 22, 2013
Mary Ellsberg makes a case in congressional briefing as 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence begins.
Tel Kabri

Found: The Near East’s Oldest Wine Cellar?

November 22, 2013
Professor Eric Cline and his team have uncovered an essential piece of an ancient mystery in northern Israel.
Vice Premier Liu and President Knapp

Vice Premier of China Visits Confucius Institute

November 22, 2013
Liu Yandong meets with President Knapp, tours GW Confucius Institute and attends celebration in Charles E. Smith Center.
U.S. Capitol

The End of the Filibuster?

November 22, 2013
Professor of Political Science Sarah Binder answers questions about the history of Senate filibusters and the significance of the “nuclear option.”

Candlelight Vigil to Honor Typhoon Haiyan Victims

November 20, 2013
The Philippine Cultural Society will host a vigil and ice cream fundraiser this week.
Smoke-Free Campus

University Finalizes Smoke-Free Policy

November 20, 2013
After a transition-and-feedback period, Smoke-Free Policy becomes official just before Great American Smokeout.
100 Years Political Science

Looking Back at 100 Years of Political Science

November 20, 2013
The Columbian College of Arts and Sciences department celebrates its centennial anniversary this year.
President Kennedy GWU

JFK’s GW Connection

November 20, 2013
President John F. Kennedy delivered a speech at the university and was awarded an honorary degree.
D.C. Public Health Case Challenge

Students Compete in Inaugural D.C. Public Health Case Challenge

November 20, 2013
A GW team won “Best Interdisciplinary Approach” for its intervention proposal to address violence affecting LGBT youth.

Survey to Assess International Students’ Experiences

November 19, 2013
The International Student Barometer seeks feedback from students around the world.
Qianyi Zhao

SEAS Alumnus Wins Prestigious Chorafas Award

November 19, 2013
The prize recognizes outstanding research accomplishments of those under age 30.
Letitia Woods

Letitia Woods Brown Lecture Honors D.C. Historical Studies

November 18, 2013
President Steven Knapp, CCAS Dean Ben Vinson III and more celebrate GW’s contributions to D.C. history.
Pitch George

Student Entrepreneurs Shine at Pitch George Competition

November 18, 2013
$10,000 in prizes awarded to students with the next big idea at the annual contest.