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Health and Wellness

#GWMusicMonday: Power-Up Edition

January 23, 2017
These upbeat songs recommended by members of the GW community will make you want to achieve your 2017 goals.
Inaugural ball

GW Community Marks Inauguration Weekend

January 23, 2017
George Washington University students, faculty and staff just wrapped up an Inauguration weekend filled with #OnlyatGW moments.

José Andrés Discusses Benefits of Clean Cookstoves

January 23, 2017
Global activist’s visit to GW class highlights economic and educational opportunities clean cookstoves present.

Readings of MLK Jr.’s Words Celebrate his Ideals

January 23, 2017
Messages from the Mountaintop program on Kogan Plaza was part of GW’s King Week celebration.
DNC chair debate

Candidates for DNC Chair Debate Strategies at GW

January 22, 2017
The event hosted by the Huffington Post and SMPA welcomed seven hopefuls who want to be the next leader of the Democratic National Committee. A second on-campus forum will take place Monday night.

GW Expert: Repealing Obamacare Would Hurt Patients, Economy

January 17, 2017
Director of the GW Milken Institute School of Public Health Center for Health Policy Research Leighton Ku discusses the impact of repealing the Affordable Care Act.
Image of Julian Bond

In His Own Words: Civil Rights Leader Remembers MLK

January 17, 2017
Julian Bond honored Martin Luther King Jr. and the March on Washington at GW’s Commencement in 2008.
Nelson Carbonell

Presidential Selection, School of Nursing Updates Highlight Faculty Senate Meeting

January 17, 2017
The Board of Trustees will establish a presidential transition committee to help onboard Thomas LeBlanc as the university’s 17th president.
the store

The GW Community Gives Back for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 17, 2017
More than 600 students, staff, faculty, alumni and community members volunteered at 12 different sites around D.C. to honor Dr. King’s legacy.

Keep Safety in Mind During Inauguration

January 17, 2017
GW students, faculty and staff should be aware of road closures, shuttle changes and general safety tips ahead of the Jan. 20 events.
Every four years, GW gets a close-up view of Inauguration Day. (Rick Reinhard/GW Today)

A Look Back at Presidential Inaugurations

January 13, 2017
Archives show GW’s permanent front-row seat to inaugural festivities.
sugar study

Children’s Consumption of Low-Calorie Sweeteners Jumps 200 Percent Since 1999

January 13, 2017
One in four children regularly consume low-calorie sweeteners, despite concerns from most parents and experts.

GW Announces Initiative to Strengthen Disaster Resilience in Developing Countries

January 13, 2017
The interdisciplinary effort will combine education, research and training to help local leaders respond to natural and man-made disasters.
Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan Says Obamacare Repeal, Immigration Reform Are Priorities

January 13, 2017
The Speaker of the House discussed GOP legislative agenda at GW during CNN town hall.
Ahn Ho-Young, South Korea ambassador to the United States

University Launches Institute for Korean Studies

January 12, 2017
Ribbon-cutting and inaugural conference on humanities and the Korean diaspora mark opening of new institute.