GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Mastering the Mind

April 20, 2010

GW psychology doctoral students get practical training at nonprofit mental health clinic.

Man at podium speaking at Jackie Robinson Award event

Honoring a Baseball Legend

April 19, 2010

GW’s Jackie Robinson Society commemorates the 63rd anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s entry into Major League Baseball.

astronaut in space

A Strategy for Space

April 19, 2010

GW space policy faculty members John Logsdon and Scott Pace analyze the White House’s vision for human spaceflight.

Kathy Newcomer and Dave Lawlor

ITF Business Group Presents Top Ideas

April 19, 2010

The Innovation Task Force Business Processes Committee offers a close-up look at its short list of seven top ideas.

Paraguayan Soccer Star Kicks Off GW Education

April 18, 2010

Freshman Sofia Caceres, who made Paraguay's World Cup team, hopes to someday apply the lessons she learns at GW to her home country.

Dan Small

A Look at Student Loan Reform

April 18, 2010

GW’s Executive Director of Student Financial Assistance Dan Small breaks down changes to student loans under the new law.

Jenna Weissman Joselit

Food for Thought

April 14, 2010

Jenna Weissman Joselit, who was recently named director of Judaic studies, outlines her vision for the program and discusses her research on food and American Jewish culture.

Innovation Recommendations

April 14, 2010

The Innovation Task Force issues its initial recommendations and invites the GW community to weigh in at a series of upcoming meetings.

winner of student speaker competition smiles while a group of female students applaud her

Taking the Stage

April 14, 2010

GW student earns speaking role at Commencement.

Jim Chung standing in tempietto in Kogan Plaza smiling

Intellectual Capital

April 14, 2010

GW opens Office of Entrepreneurship to foster pioneering ideas.

Bridging the Digital Health Care Divide

April 14, 2010

GW secures $4.6 million grant to develop certificate programs in health IT.

Bhangra Blowout dancers on stage in traditional costumes

GW Hosts Bhangra Blowout

April 14, 2010

North America’s biggest South Asian dance competition, hosted by the GW South Asian Society, comes to DAR Constitution Hall April 17.

Steven Knapp viewing female speaker at podium at a Day for Haiti event

A Day for Haiti

April 14, 2010

GW hosts in-depth event examining how to rebuild after the devastating earthquake.

University Police Department badge

Stressing Safety and Security

April 14, 2010

Veteran officer James Isom will serve as interim GW police chief; search for safety and security leader underway.

A Sustainable Change

April 14, 2010

GW launches institute to study four key areas of sustainability.