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President Knapp Signs Joint Letter Affirming Support for Immigrant Students

February 02, 2017
The letter from higher education associations was signed by 600 college and university presidents.
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GW Celebrates Solar Energy Milestone

February 02, 2017
The university marked the one-year anniversary of full operation of the Capital Partners Solar Project.
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Senators Bernie Sanders, Ted Cruz to Debate Health Care at GW

February 02, 2017
The two senators will be at GW Tuesday as part of a 90-minute, prime time event hosted by CNN.

Black Lives Matter Activist Kicks off Heritage Celebration

February 02, 2017
DeRay McKesson gives keynote to students at the George Washington University for Black Heritage Celebration.

GW Celebrates the Year of the Rooster

February 01, 2017
The Confucius Institute brings together the university community for the Lunar New Year.
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White House Press Secretary: Media Report ‘Unbelievable Errors’

January 31, 2017
Press Secretary Sean Spicer spoke with SMPA’s Frank Sesno as part of a forum on media’s relationship with President Trump.

Message from GW President Steven Knapp

January 30, 2017
Dr. Knapp responds to presidential executive order on immigration restrictions.

Student Success Workshops Provide Tools for Semester Challenges

January 30, 2017
Four practical workshops on study skills, stress management and real-world success are open to GW students.

A Cappella Singers Become Viral Voice of Women’s March

January 30, 2017
All-female musical group the GW Sirens comprised half of the choir in a video from the D.C. march viewed more than 14 million times.

University Statement on Immigration Executive Order

January 30, 2017
The university’s International Services Office provided guidance to the GW community regarding President Trump’s recent executive order.

CNN Reporter Discusses Her Journey to the White House Beat

January 30, 2017
Athena Jones shares details with GW’s Women’s Leadership Program about building a journalism career during challenging times in the industry.

Living Donor Transplants Inspire Gratitude at GW

January 27, 2017
A GW staff member and a medical student each donated a kidney last month, giving two recipients a new lease on life.
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GW Listens Aims to Provide Resource for Students in Need

January 27, 2017
The peer-support hotline was created by the Student Association with consultation and counseling training from the Colonial Health Center.
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New Endowed Scholarship Fund Creates Paths to Opportunity

January 27, 2017
Gift from Ali and Lama Kolaghassi supports graduates of King’s Academy in Jordan.
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First Cohorts of Four Scholarship Programs Look Back at Semester

January 25, 2017
Cisneros, District, Posse and Say Yes to Education scholars began their GW journeys in fall 2016.