GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

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.

Facial Un-expression

May 25, 2010

The movement away from Facebook has found some sympathizers on campus.

GW Co-hosts TEDxPotomac Event

May 24, 2010

Twenty speakers including Craigslist founder Craig Newmark and alumnus Warren Brown, founder and owner of CakeLove, offer “ideas worth spreading.”

Warren Brown smiling on Foggy Bottom street

Sweet Dreams

May 24, 2010

CakeLove is a recipe for success for GW alumnus Warren Brown.

members of G8 Youth Summit stand as a group in Vancouver

Representing American Youth

May 21, 2010

GW sophomores participate in international conference.

Focusing on Students

May 20, 2010

GW’s Division of Student and Academic Support Services reorganizes to emphasize student life and learning.

globe, recycle symbol and papers

Planning a Sustainable Future

May 19, 2010

GW’s climate action plan calls for a 40 percent reduction in carbon emissions by 2025.

A Love for the Land

May 18, 2010

Woody Gwyn’s landscapes are the subject of an exhibit in GW’s Luther W. Brady Art Gallery.

Presidential Administrative Fellows stand with Steven Knapp

GW’s Newest Ambassadors

May 17, 2010

Eight GW seniors selected as 2010-12 Presidential Administrative Fellows.

Board of Trustees members stand in a group

New Trustees Elected

May 17, 2010

Actress Kerry Washington among GW’s nine new board members.

Michelle Obama receives honorary degree with the U.S. Capitol in the background and members of the university community looking

A Capitol Commencement

May 16, 2010

First Lady Michelle Obama urges GW’s class of 2010 to stay engaged in their communities and the world in address on National Mall.