GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

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.

Making GW ‘One of the Best Places to Work’

November 23, 2009

Job sharing, virtual offices, and a centralized faculty and staff HR service center are some of the options Louis Lemieux, GW’s new chief human resources officer, is exploring.

Honoring Excellence in the Classroom

November 23, 2009

In the first of a series on Bender Teaching Award winners, GW Today focuses on part-time Professor of History Christopher Tudda.

Chance of a Lifetime

November 23, 2009

GW’s Early College Program enables some of D.C.’s best and brightest high school students to get a tuition-free jump start on college.

University Plans Research Expansion

November 23, 2009

Vice president for research outlines six initial areas of focus.

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.

GW Solicits Student Opinions

November 16, 2009

Survey identifies areas of excellence and required improvement.

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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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.

Sustainability on the Rise at GW

November 08, 2009

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