GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

A Green Good-Bye

May 09, 2010

The university’s fourth annual Green Move Out, held until May 20, benefits local charities.

In Memoriam: Ruth Helm Osborn

May 08, 2010

Dr. Osborn founded GW’s Women Studies Department.

Marketing Online and Around the World

May 08, 2010

Alumni Chris Abraham and Mark Harrison, who met on GW’s crew team, run a Washington, D.C.-based digital PR company that has a global reach.

A Political Web

May 08, 2010

GW Graduate School of Political Management’s Politics Online Conference 2010 addresses everything from the iPad to copyright law.

GW Professor Looks Back on Foreign Service Career

May 08, 2010

David H. Shinn is a three-time GW alumnus, professor and former ambassador to two African countries.

Setting a New Standard

May 08, 2010

Freshman Anita Davidson is part of a team competing for $10 million to create a car that can get 100 miles per gallon.

Does Journalism Have a Future (in Hawaii)?

May 08, 2010

Michael Freedman, executive director of GW’s Global Media Institute, addresses news conference in Honolulu.

Taking Business Savvy to New Arenas

May 08, 2010

GW School of Business alumnus Mehir Desai’s work with the World Bank and USAID has taken him to Uganda, Afghanistan and Iraq.

Making the Present Past

May 08, 2010

By setting modern subjects in archaic contexts, William Atkins’ photographs encourage viewers to consider what is timeless.

An Earth Day Commitment: Join the GW Sustainability Journey

May 08, 2010

A special message from Meghan Chapple-Brown, director of the GW Office of Sustainability

Former Senators Warn of Biological Weapon Attack

May 08, 2010

Bob Graham and Jim Talent, who lead a bipartisan commission assessing the threat posed by weapons of mass destruction, present findings at GW.

In Memoriam: Stephen Pothier

May 08, 2010

Dr. Pothier was instrumental in the creation of GW’s float for President Obama’s inaugural parade.

Celebrating Diverse Faiths

May 08, 2010

Hundreds break pita together at student-run, peace-themed interfaith dinner.

The Old Maid of Midland

May 08, 2010

Former First Lady Laura Bush discusses new memoir, tragic accident, dating and marriage at GW’s Lisner Auditorium.

Half a Century of Music

May 08, 2010

Karen Ahlquist, chair of GW’s Department of Music, reflects on the department’s past and future.