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An American Icon in Abstract

February 16, 2010

An exhibition at D.C.’s Phillips Collection showcases more than a hundred works by Georgia O’Keeffe.

Lending a Hand

February 16, 2010

GW plans to assist in Haiti’s long-term recovery efforts.

Remembering alumna Chrystel Cancel, who died during the earthquake.

A Message from GW's President on Haiti

February 16, 2010

In a letter to the GW community, President Steven Knapp addresses the tragedy in Haiti.

Andy Warhol art

Pop Art

February 16, 2010

A new exhibit at GW’s Luther W. Brady Art Gallery features work by Andy Warhol.

smiling Elana Meyers holds up bobsled teammate in Olympic uniform

Taking the Fast Lane

February 16, 2010

George Washington alumna and graduate student Elana Meyers wins bronze at the Vancouver Olympics.

America's Gate arch in Kogan Plaza

President Knapp Announces Diversity and Inclusion Initiative

February 12, 2010

A new initiative launched by GW President Steven Knapp creates a senior-level position and council focused on fostering diversity and inclusion.

Workers shoveling steps of academic building

Recovering from a Record Breaker

February 12, 2010

GW community braves the storm to help dig out the campus and neighbors—and beat Georgetown in a massive snowball fight.

GW mascot George in front of background with buff and blue heart with arms outstretched

A Valentine’s to Remember

February 12, 2010

A list of Valentine’s ideas and deals, including discounts on area museums, a botanic tour and “hot passion” at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden.

melting snowman in Washington Circle

Winter Wackiness

February 11, 2010

GW professor Lorenzo Norris explains the psychology around snow.

The Beginnings of Commercial Art

February 10, 2010

A new exhibit at GW’s Luther W. Brady Art Gallery features work by Andy Warhol.

South Africa Project members on stage

Telling Their Tales

February 09, 2010

South African youth performed original work at GW’s Dorothy Betts Theatre Feb. 5.

members of healing basketball stand on Smith Center court in t shirts with breast cancer ribbon

Shooting Hoops for Health

February 09, 2010

Local breast cancer survivors play basketball in a new program from the GW Cancer Institute.

Covering the National Beat from Germany

February 08, 2010

Clayton McCleskey, B.A. ’09, is getting a hands-on look into the world of journalism thanks to a Fulbright scholarship

Jeff Alston with basketball players

Learning from the Bench

February 08, 2010

George Washington student Jeff Alston goes from basketball team manager to player.

Managing the Government’s Wallet

February 08, 2010

GW Law professors call for stronger intergovernmental purchasing regulations on Capitol Hill.