GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Thomas LeBlanc

Five Takeaways from a Session with Thomas LeBlanc

February 13, 2017
GW’s incoming president talks about his preparation for the job, GW’s strong points and other issues.
brett young

Country Singer Brett Young to Perform at Lisner Auditorium

February 13, 2017
Limited number of discounted tickets for students are available beginning Tuesday at noon.
Kevin Pelphrey

Progress on Autism Research Highlights Board of Trustees Meeting

February 10, 2017
Kevin Pelphrey, director of the Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute, told the board that GW has carved out its niche in autism.
gw gates

The GW Board of Trustees Approves Tuition Rates for 2017-18

February 10, 2017
Board maintains the university’s fixed tuition policy; increases for incoming undergraduate students limited to roughly 3 percent.

Robert Pless Named Chair of Computer Science Department

February 09, 2017
Dr. Pless is the inaugural holder of the Patrick and Donna Martin Endowed Professorship.

Plans to Improve Water Security, Diabetes Tracking Are among New Venture Competition Quarter Finalists

February 08, 2017
One hundred student groups advanced as quarter finalists in the annual innovation and entrepreneurship contest.
bernie sanders and ted cruz

Sens. Cruz and Sanders Debate Future of Health Care

February 08, 2017
CNN town hall at George Washington University offers opposing points of view on what should happen with the Affordable Care Act.
gw group

Edward Seto Installed as King Fahd Professor of Cancer Biology

February 08, 2017
Installation highlights longstanding relationship between Saudi Arabia and the George Washington University.
heart health

Cut Back on Red Meat, Increase Exercise to Improve Heart Health

February 08, 2017
Associate professor of medicine and radiology Brian Choi discusses heart attack risk factors and how to improve heart health.
Julia Haigney

Students: Apply Now for Chance to Speak at Commencement

February 07, 2017
Deadline for entries in the competition for a chance to share your message on the National Mall during Commencement is Feb. 28.

Corcoran School Hosts ‘Decolonizing Alaska’

February 06, 2017
The multimedia exhibition features 31 artists interpreting Alaskan history and culture through painting, sculpture and more.

Experts and Policymakers Gather for Food Summit

February 06, 2017
Farm Bill, child hunger, immigration among discussion topics at “Building Better Food Policy.”
Image of Rep. Darren Soto, Steven Knapp and Sen. Mark Warner

Members of Congress, Staff Cross the Aisle at GW Alumni Reception

February 03, 2017
Alumni Members credit GW for success and offer tributes to President Knapp at annual Capitol Hill event.

GW PAL Enables Live Tracking in New Update

February 03, 2017
The free smartphone application connects users to emergency services and provides an easy option to call for safe rides late at night in Foggy Bottom.
noah feldman

Law Professor Stresses Civility, Integrity: ‘It’s the Right Thing to Do’

February 03, 2017
The discussion with GW business students was part of the fourth annual Richard W. Blackburn Endowed Lecture on Civility and Integrity.