GW Today Archives

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Open Enrollment Begins Today

October 09, 2017
Employees have annual opportunity to change benefits elections.
Thomas Leblanc meets with community members at GW's Mount Vernon Campus. (William Atkins/GW Today)

President Holds Community Meeting on Mount Vernon Campus

October 09, 2017
Thomas LeBlanc emphasizes need to integrate experiences between multiple campuses.
Thomas and Anne LeBlanc

Step Up for Prizes in 2017 GW Steps Challenge

October 09, 2017
Two-week fitness challenge offers Apple Watch, lunch and bragging rights to individuals and teams in GW community who log the most steps.
James Hahn

Virtual Reality Could Improve Training for Pediatric Medical Residents

October 09, 2017
A team of GW researchers is developing a more realistic way to teach medical residents a lifesaving procedure for newborns.
Mike Pompeo

‘Crisis of Confidence’ Plagues Intelligence Community

October 06, 2017
Experts talked about challenges facing the intelligence community at an annual public GW-CIA intelligence conference.

GSPM Hosts Panel on Current Political Discord

October 06, 2017
Current and former members of Congress lament structural changes that discourage political discourse.

Finding a Balance in Regulating Financial Markets

October 05, 2017
GW Law and Reuters host the heads of the Federal Reserve System and the CFTC in a conversation on financial regulations.

Dinosaur Tooth Loss and Beak Growth May Be Connected

October 05, 2017
A paper co-authored by a GW graduate student examined multiple dinosaur species that lost baby teeth and grew beaks as adults.

GW Staff and Students Address Sustainable Development Goals at Denmark Summit

October 04, 2017
Sustainability Collaborative staff members and graduate students were selected to participate in UNLEASH Innovation Lab.
Kathleen Roche

SPH Awarded $2.66 Million to Study Latino Youth Wellness

October 03, 2017
A GW-led research team will examine how health and academic success of Latino youth in immigrant families is rooted in community strength.

GW Expert Discusses Federal Gun Law Prospects after Las Vegas Shootings

October 02, 2017
GSPM Legislative Affairs Program Director Steven Billet says bills will be introduced with little likelihood of passage.
Provost Forrest Maltzman addressed faculty at GW's seventh annual Teaching Day. (Logan Werlinger/GW Today)

Active Focus on Learning Marks Teaching Day

October 02, 2017
Seventh annual event immerses faculty in the science behind teaching and learning.
Image: Chip Edelsberg

Individual Philanthropy May Be a Source of Public Power

October 02, 2017
Foundation director Chip Edelsberg says the high level of American charitable giving has complicated ramifications for the public interest.

The National Security Agency Regroups as Cyber Threats Grow

October 02, 2017
GW Center for Cyber and Homeland Security hosts conference on the challenges facing U.S. cyber security.

Division of IT Leads National Cyber Security Awareness Month Events

October 01, 2017
Activities throughout campus will offer tools and resources to stay safe online.