GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

In Memoriam: Abe Pollin

November 23, 2009

GW alumnus and Wizards owner is remembered as a "dedicated Washingtonian."

Surviving on a Food Stamp Budget

November 23, 2009

GW students and staff challenged themselves to restrict their weekly food spending to $28.75—the amount allotted to food stamp recipients.

Happy 40th, Sesame Street!

November 17, 2009

Elmo and his Muppet friends joined Sesame Street executive producer Carol-Lynn Parente and longtime actress Sonia Manazano (“Maria”) to talk about the beloved children's show at GW.

Introducing Candace Smith

November 16, 2009

Former Metro spokesperson is GW’s new executive director of media relations.

Strengthening International Alliances

November 16, 2009
GW's Global Forum in Hong Kong examines the United States and Asia in a time of change.

GW Honors Veterans Day

November 16, 2009

Addresses by Michelle Obama and Jill Biden highlight the day’s events.
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GW Solicits Student Opinions

November 16, 2009

Survey identifies areas of excellence and required improvement.

Helping Those in Need

November 11, 2009

GW raises awareness of hunger and homelessness with a food drive, Hunger Banquet, food stamp challenge, film screening and more, Nov. 16-21.

Student Voices Round out Innovation Task Force

November 10, 2009

GW students will play a major role in the initiative to dramatically boost investment in learning and research.

Al Gore Calls for Environmental Solutions

November 09, 2009
The former vice president and Nobel laureate says the climate crisis is “the moral issue of this generation” in talk at GW.

Honoring Service Excellence

November 09, 2009

An awards ceremony paying tribute to eight members of the GW community concludes two weeks of service celebrations.

Revving the Pistons’ Engine

November 08, 2009

New Detroit professional basketball head coach looks back on GW tenure.

Family Care Resources Helps with Childcare, Eldercare Solutions

November 08, 2009

A free service helps GW employees find care for children, adult dependents and aging family members.

Sen. Mark Warner, B.A. ’77, Has Game

November 08, 2009

The senator from Virginia shoots hoops at GW, an annual tradition.

Sustainability on the Rise at GW

November 08, 2009

Independent survey rates GW at the top of D.C.-area institutions.