GW Today Archives

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More Than 100 Serve During Alternative Winter Break

January 23, 2013
Students traveled to Guatemala, Los Angeles, Nicaragua, New Orleans and Puerto Rico, bringing back to campus some life-changing experiences.

Starting with Service

January 23, 2013
GW students and President Knapp join thousands for national service event at D.C. Armory.

Sonia Sotomayor Discusses Memoir at Lisner

January 23, 2013
The U.S. Supreme Court justice stresses importance of family, persistence and preparation.
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Chef José Andrés to Students: Be an Agent of Change, One Plate at a Time

January 16, 2013
The internationally renowned chef served the first course of his “World on a Plate: How Food Shapes Civilization” at GW on Monday, giving students a taste of the many intersections of food and society.

GW to Launch Confucius Institute

January 16, 2013
New institute will promote study of Chinese language, culture.

Jewish Literature Live Series Premieres Jan. 24

January 16, 2013
“Lincoln” screenwriter Tony Kushner among visiting artists to give free readings at GW this semester.

Freeh Report Task Force Looking for Lessons from Penn State

January 16, 2013
Associate Deans Toni Marsh and Doug Shaw are leading the task force examining GW’s policies and procedures.

Jeffrey S. Akman to Serve as Dean of the School of Medicine and Health Sciences

January 14, 2013
Dr. Akman to lead the 11th oldest medical school in the United States.

How to Avoid the Flu This Season

January 14, 2013
Student Health Service will offer its final flu clinic on Thursday from 4 to 6 p.m.

Much Variation Exists in Barefoot Runners’ Form

January 14, 2013
Study by GW researchers contradicts commonly held beliefs about foot strike patterns among barefoot runners.

Students Win Local Government Seats

January 09, 2013
Three George Washington students are now serving on the Advisory Neighborhood Commission.

Rachel A. Brown Named Head of Career Services

January 09, 2013
Ms. Brown will oversee the GW Career Center and chair the Career Services Advisory Council.

Hallmark Programs Hires New Colonial Inauguration Director

January 09, 2013
As assistant director for Hallmark Programs, Anne Moore will oversee the university’s award-winning summer orientation program.

United in Service

January 08, 2013
GW community can serve at two separate events honoring Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy.

A Ticket to Middle-earth

January 08, 2013
First editions of J.R.R. Tolkien books are available for study in Gelman Library.