GW Today Archives

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Michael S. Irwig

A Drug’s Unintended Consequences

June 09, 2010

A recent study by GW Professor Michael S. Irwig reveals persistent and possibly permanent side effects associated with a common hair loss drug.

David Ramaker writing on write board during lecture

Analyzing Fuel Cells

June 09, 2010

A grant won by David Ramaker is the Department of Chemistry’s third major award this past academic year.

student presenting research board at symposium

Rewarding Research

June 09, 2010

At GW, undergraduate students get the chance to participate in graduate level work. About 60 student teams submitted projects for undergraduate research symposium.

Jaws of Life

June 07, 2010

A new way to determine biting power may shed light on diets of early humans.

Faye Gleisser holds up a printed piece of art to a group of people in the National Gallery of Art

Alumna Lectures on Feminist Art

June 07, 2010

Faye Gleisser interned at the National Gallery of Art.

Judge Buergenthal

An Advocate for All

June 06, 2010

A renowned human rights champion, International Court of Justice Judge Thomas Buergenthal rejoins GW’s law faculty this fall.

stairs where students have written messages and drawn pictures in chalk including "We will miss you" and "We love Taylor"

Remembering a Colonial

June 04, 2010

GW community continues to mourn the death of sophomore Taylor Hubbard.

Chanan Delivuk smiles

Food for Thought

June 04, 2010

Alumna Chanan Delivuk combines food and new media in her provocative art projects.

An Air Force Academic

June 04, 2010

Amanda James, B.A. ’10, balanced military service and an education at GW.

Jimmy Munoz in lab coat stands with arms crossed in lab

The Lab Man

June 03, 2010

Jimmy Muñoz oversees chemistry and biology laboratories at the Mount Vernon Campus.

Michael Barnett

Middle East Scholar Named University Professor

June 02, 2010

Michael Barnett currently holds a chair of international relations at the University of Minnesota.

GW Names New School of Business Dean

May 27, 2010

New York University’s Doug Guthrie is an expert on sociology and economic reform in China.

speaker at podium during RFK awards ceremony

Honoring RFK’s Legacy

May 27, 2010

Immigration, poverty and abuse are among issues reported on by the winners of the 2010 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Awards, celebrated May 26 at GW.

Dr. Lynn Goldman

Public Health Leader to Serve as SPHHS Dean

May 26, 2010

Lynn Goldman of Johns Hopkins University has been appointed the new dean of GW’s School of Public Health and Health Services.

Cayo Gamber

A Year of Nothing

May 26, 2010

Professor Cayo Gamber has vowed to buy nothing but necessities in 2010.