GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Shakespeare Simplified

February 02, 2010

Department of Theatre and Dance’s Much Ado About Nothing shines in its minimalism.

An Evolutionary Discovery

February 01, 2010

George Washington University research team finds and names new dinosaur species.

Where the Punishment Fits the Crime

February 01, 2010

George Washington Today investigates whether crime pays at one of D.C.’s newest museums.

Healing Hands

February 01, 2010

George Washington medical students open clinic in one of D.C.’s most underserved areas.

Celebrating Heritage

February 01, 2010

George Washington University’s Adele Alexander discusses the history and significance of Black History Month.

The Arab World’s Jewish Ambassador

February 01, 2010

Houda Ezra Ebrahim Nonoo, Bahrain’s ambassador to the United States, discusses her career, her faith and her country.

In Memoriam: Chrystel Cancel

February 01, 2010

GW alumna died in Haiti earthquake.

Washington Reading List

January 25, 2010

They cover everything from romance and poetry to political scandal and the supernatural, but these books have one thing in common: their D.C. setting.

Redefining What It Means to Be Green

January 25, 2010

Thomas Friedman encourages GW students to push Congress for needed environmental change.

GW Athletic Hall of Fame Inducts Five New Members

January 25, 2010

Former coach, three athletes and former GW president honored in Jan. 23 ceremony.

The Promise of Islamic Banking and Finance

January 25, 2010

Sharia-based financing could be the answer to the global financial crisis, says Hossein Askari, if only it weren’t a façade.

Pushing the Frontiers of Solar Energy

January 25, 2010

GW’s Solar Institute—now in its second year—is quickly becoming a global leader in understanding solar power.

Haiti Update from President Knapp

January 20, 2010

President Steven Knapp thanks the GW community for its response to the crisis and provides an update on University efforts.

Swipe Your GWorld for Haiti, Jan. 22

January 20, 2010

Help for Haiti is only a GWorld swipe away on Friday through a special one-day University initiative.

GW Alumni with Haiti Ties Share Their Stories

January 19, 2010

Many GW alumni have studied, lived or worked in Haiti.