GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

BSU Town Hall

Students Express Concerns over University Culture at Town Hall

November 12, 2018

GW administrators in attendance listened and responded to students on issues of race, diversity and inclusion at the Black Student Union town hall.

Ret. Maj. Carlos Kizzee

GW Recognizes Veterans Day

November 12, 2018

Wreath-laying ceremony commemorates the service of veterans and members of the U.S. military.

Donna Arbide at Faculty Senate

Philanthropy Progress, Goals Presented at Faculty Senate

November 12, 2018

Faculty also briefed on draft changes to university’s equal opportunity policy.


European Union’s Law Enforcement Director Visits GW

November 09, 2018

Catherine De Bolle discussed Europe’s threat landscape and her goals for EU’s law enforcement agency.

Capitol Hill

Ten GW Alumni Ran for Congress, Seven Won

November 08, 2018

The victory in California marked the seventh successful congressional campaign in the midterm elections for former GW students.

GW Nursing Innovation Hall

GW Celebrates ‘Unwavering Commitment’ to Nursing Education

November 08, 2018

The university doubled its simulation lab space in Innovation Hall and opened a new Student Success Center.

President LeBlanc and Neighbors

Thanksgiving Comes Early for GW Neighbors

November 08, 2018

University community members, including the LeBlancs, joined Foggy Bottom-area residents for dinner and discussion.

Voters Steady Heading into Election Day despite Months of Political Tumult

November 05, 2018

A new GW Politics Poll found voters heavily engaged in midterms but not shifting views ahead of voting on Tuesday.

Jemele Hill

Jemele Hill: Journalism Needs Diverse Voices

November 05, 2018

Keynoting GW’s fourth annual Diversity Summit, The Atlantic staff writer said limited perspectives prevent newsrooms from doing their job.

nuclear energy david gargaro

GSPM Student Discusses Nuclear Energy with European Leaders

November 01, 2018

David Gargaro spoke to representatives of the European Union about the global future of nuclear energy.  

Mike Milken

Mike Milken: ‘I Can See the End of Cancer as a Cause of Death’

October 31, 2018

Financier and philanthropist Mike Milken spoke about medical research and the importance of affordable education in an interview with David Rubenstein.

milke milken

Investing in Human Capital, Creating Positive Impact Is Essential to Economic Growth

October 31, 2018

The IFC-Milken Institute Capital Markets Program at GW provides mid-career professionals from developing and emerging economies with skills to grow their markets and foster prosperity.

Maceo Jack

A Colonial Born to Play Ball

October 31, 2018

Men’s basketball’s Maceo Jack, the son of star athletes, learned the importance of passion, energy and competitiveness from his parents.

Susan Anenberg

Air Pollution Leads to Millions of ER Visits for Asthma Attacks Worldwide

October 30, 2018

A new GW-led study is the first to quantify air pollution’s impact on asthma cases around the globe.

GW students on Kogan Plaza after shootings in Pittsburgh

Message from President LeBlanc on the Mass Shooting in Pittsburgh

October 29, 2018

On behalf of the George Washington University, Anne and I offer our deepest condolences to the Tree of Life synagogue and greater Pittsburgh community after the violent tragedy on Saturday.&nb