GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Springing into a New Season

January 26, 2011

More than a dozen Colonials teams in play this spring.

President Obama delivers the State of the Union address in U.S. Capitol with speaker and vice president seated behind him

Analyzing the Address

January 26, 2011

State of the Union unlikely to boost Obama’s popularity, say GW faculty experts.

Singing in the Spotlight

January 25, 2011

GW students perform the national anthem at many events around campus.

Recognizing Research

January 25, 2011

New Carnegie Classifications lists GW as a leading research institution.

Shelly Brundage smiles in office at desk holding virtual reality headset

From Virtual World to Real World

January 24, 2011

GW Professor Shelley Brundage is developing a virtual treatment for stuttering.

Surgeon General Vice Admiral Regina M. Benjamin speaks at podium with the George Washington University plaque

Boosting Breastfeeding

January 23, 2011

U.S. Surgeon General issues a call to action at GW.

Raymond Gobberg in military attire with helmet on

Soldier Scholar

January 23, 2011

Air Force first lieutenant Raymond Gobberg is earning a GW degree while deployed in Afghanistan.

Steven Knapp, Bob McDonnell and Jean Johnson smile

Expanding Education in Virginia

January 23, 2011

GW President Steven Knapp supports higher education bill at Virginia state Capitol.

Malcah Zeldis

Sobering Dolls

January 19, 2011

Luther W. Brady Art Gallery exhibit juxtaposes Magda Watts’ dolls and Malcah Zeldis’ paintings.

Ian Chubb, Jane O'Dwyer, Andrew MacIntyre, Steven Knapp, Greg Lebel

Forging Global Ties

January 19, 2011

GW and Australian National University to collaborate on student exchange program.

Jackie and Gilbert Cisneros smiling at White House in front of press room podium

Mega Millions Winners Give Back to GW

January 19, 2011

Gilbert Cisneros, B.A. ’94, and his wife, Jacki, donate $1.1 million to fund scholarships, Yellow Ribbon program.

A Special Tribute

January 19, 2011

Colonials host Special Olympians at women’s basketball game.

students work with Steven Knapp in high school hallway painting

Honoring Dr. King

January 18, 2011

GW pays tribute to the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with a series of events including a day of service.

David Brody, Maria Teresa Kumar, Dana Milbank, Arianna Huffington, T. Smiley, Maria Bartiromo, Cornell West, David Frum, J Chen

Moving America Forward

January 17, 2011

PBS’s Tavis Smiley hosts panel discussion at GW on the future of the U.S.

Chris Dodd speaks at podium with plaque The George Washington University. Backdrop also reads The George Washington University

Examining Financial Reform

January 17, 2011

CFTC Chairman Gary Gensler, former Senator Christopher J. Dodd headline financial regulatory reform symposium at GW.