GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.


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.
Ali Kolaghassi and Steven Knapp

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.
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Aristide Collins to Lead Presidential Transition Working Group

January 25, 2017
Matthew Manfra to serve as interim vice president for development and alumni relations.

Career and Internship Fair Will Bring 100 Employers to GW

January 25, 2017
Semiannual event enables students to meet recruiters and brush up job hunting skills.

SMPA Professors Weigh in on Trump and the Media

January 25, 2017
Nikki Usher and Ethan Porter discuss the Trump administration’s first press conferences, fake news and the way forward for media outlets.

Five Questions with Artist Glenn Goldberg

January 25, 2017
The Luther W. Brady Art Gallery opens an exhibition of the New York-based artist’s paintings, ceramic objects and works on paper this week.
Steven Knapp and Hee-Beom Lee

Students to Have Volunteer Opportunities for 2018 Winter Olympics

January 24, 2017
GW signed an agreement to provide up to 50 student volunteers for the games in South Korea.
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Plasma Thruster Technology Developed at GW Licensed by Vector

January 24, 2017
The technology gives researchers a way to control small, inexpensive satellites in space and to make space exploration more accessible.
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GW Biomedical Engineering Researcher to Lead Global Study on Sudden Cardiac Deaths

January 24, 2017
Heart failure is a leading cause of death in the United States, but scientific studies have failed to translate to successful medical treatments.

Students Get Political Training on Inauguration Day

January 23, 2017
Trump Resistance Bootcamp offers tips on engaging elected officials, employing media strategies and other issues.