GW Today Archives

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Campus Life 101: Managing Stress

August 27, 2018

Stress is the boogeyman of high-achieving students everywhere. But with conscious management, it can be a friend instead of a foe.

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Welcome Back Message from President LeBlanc

August 27, 2018

Dr. LeBlanc updates the university community on the progress of the strategic initiatives and emphasizes the importance of diversity and inclusion, Title IX policies.

Strategy Is Key to Climate Change Litigation

August 26, 2018

An interdisciplinary study analyzes the types of climate change lawsuits that are more likely to win or lose in a courtroom.

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Campus Life 101: Safety

August 26, 2018

Darrell Darnell, senior associate vice president for safety and security, offers advice on how to stay safe around campus and in the D.C. area.

CAMPUS LIFE 101 LAUNDRY

Campus Life 101: Laundry

August 24, 2018

For some students, washing clothes on their own for the first time can be a frustrating task, so here are some tips to make a laundry day at GW a bit easier.

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Campus Life 101: Adjusting to College Academics

August 24, 2018

Getting familiar with GW’s many resources available to students is key to academic success.

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Russian Trolls, Bots Influence Vaccine Discussion on Twitter

August 24, 2018

A new GW-led study found that bot accounts shared anti-vaccination messages 75 percent more than average Twitter users.

New GW Politics Poll Finds Democratic Advantages

August 24, 2018

Pluses in party support, issue positions and volunteer activism held through the summer.

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Getting to Know the DMV: U Street Corridor

August 23, 2018

Once home to the largest African American community in the country, the U Street Corridor is one of D.C.’s most vibrant, historic areas with plenty to see and do.

Getting to Know the DMV: Old Town Alexandria (image of the Alexandria Waterfront)

Getting to Know the DMV: Old Town Alexandria

August 23, 2018

The city George Washington frequented now offers a glance at American history alongside modern shops and eateries.

Getting to Know the DMV: Foggy Bottom (Image of row houses in Foggy Bottom belonging to the George Washington University)

Getting to Know the DMV: Foggy Bottom

August 23, 2018

Foggy Bottom draws its evocative name from the mist rolling off the Potomac River at its southern boundary—and perhaps from the industrial smog that once hung over its streets.

Getting to Know the DMV: Penn Quarter (image of the National Portrait Gallery)

Getting to Know the DMV: Penn Quarter

August 23, 2018

This arts and entertainment district is filled with hip restaurants and fun museums to spend an afternoon.

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Rare Intermediate Fossils Give Insight into Evolution of Bird-Like Dinosaur

August 22, 2018

A discovery made by an international team of researchers fills in a missing link in the evolutionary transition of the alvarezsaurs.

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GW Police Seeks Applicants for Student Advisory Board

August 22, 2018

Darrell Darnell, senior associate vice president for safety and security, encourages students to apply for new board to address student concerns on GWPD policies and procedures.

Alumni Awards to Recognize Career, Service Achievements

August 20, 2018

The awards will be presented at a ceremony that helps kick off Colonials Weekend in October.

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