GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Steven Knapp sits at long table with hands crossed during summit, surrounded by other members of the D.C. community

Increasing Employment in D.C.

December 15, 2010

President Steven Knapp and School of Business Dean Doug Guthrie share insights at Mayor-elect Vincent Gray’s job creation summit.

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Giving Back to GW

December 15, 2010

Faculty and staff donations continue to increase.

Steven Knapp in baseball hat serving sausage to a group of students at Midnight Breakfast

Midnight Breakfast

December 15, 2010

About 2,500 students and 100 faculty and staff volunteers gather in the Marvin Center for the Colonial late night tradition.

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The Best in Green Media

December 15, 2010

Student videos featuring unique green ideas were showcased at the Planet Forward Film Festival.

Defending Human Rights, Celebrating Women Leaders

December 14, 2010

GW’s Allida Black organized an international summit that brought together women from more than 30 countries.

exterior of West Hall

Top Environmental Honors

December 12, 2010

GW’s newest residence hall is the second GW building to receive LEED Gold certification.

Excellence through innovation

Innovation Update

December 12, 2010

$17.5 million in savings and new revenue identified toward ITF’s $60 million goal.

Astrobiology on a Dime (… Relatively)

December 12, 2010

A GW professor’s work on a NASA “nanosatellite” is pushing new ground for space-based research.

speaker at podium with screen behind him, White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, is apparent on screen

Serving Minority Populations

December 09, 2010

GW hosts White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders conference.

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GW’s Egypt Connection

December 09, 2010

University strengthens its relationship with American University in Cairo.

Making America Competitive

December 09, 2010

President Steven Knapp moderates panel on manufacturing talent at annual conference.

GW Athletes Educate Local Students on HIV/AIDS Prevention

December 09, 2010

University students join forces with Georgetown to volunteer with The Grassroots Project.

Barry Chiswick

Expert Economist to Join GW

December 08, 2010

Barry R. Chiswick will lead the Economics Department beginning in January.

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Expanding Diversity

December 08, 2010

The GW community is invited to diversity forums Jan. 12 and Jan. 20.

Beating the Blues

December 08, 2010

The holidays can be the best—and worst—of times.