GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

rowing team on boat in below Roosevelt Bridge where GW is painted on

GW Sign Bridges the Years

May 08, 2010

The creators of the GW tag on the Roosevelt Memorial Bridge reflect on its 10th anniversary, and how the sign almost never happened.

Michael Plesniak

Engineering Discovery

May 08, 2010

From the Olympics to the operating room, GW’s mechanical and aerospace engineers are at the forefront of research.

Steven Roberts in office in front of bookshelf

Telling Immigrants’ Stories

May 08, 2010

Journalism professor Steven Roberts dedicated his new book to his GW students.

George Stephens

In Memoriam: Professor George Stephens

May 08, 2010

Professor of Geography and Geosciences George Stephens is remembered as a dedicated and caring teacher.

Schneider walking down street in front of Capitol

From ‘Reality TV’ to Real Films

May 08, 2010

A documentary by Jonathan Neil Schneider, B.B.A. ’84, tackles campaign finances.

Bringing Soccer to Ugandan Women

May 08, 2010

GW student and Fulbright scholar Anna Phillips created the nonprofit Girls Kick It!

Brandon Grant Wolfe holds fellowship papers with  Steven Knapp

Paying It Back with Community Service

May 08, 2010

A fellowship for students at GW’s Alexandria Graduate Education Center links scholarship dollars to service.

Tjai Nielsen

Passion for Teaching Earns Business School Professor a 2009 Bender Award

May 08, 2010

In the second in a series on the award winners, GW Today focuses on Assistant Professor of Management Tjai Nielsen.

Days of Rage

May 08, 2010

Brady Gallery exhibit explores clothing, photographs and ephemera of the 1960s and 1970s.

Kimberly Acquaviva in office in front of computer screen

GW Nursing Professor Pioneers Education in Aging, End-of-Life Care

May 08, 2010

Kim Acquaviva looks to make the University a leader in community-based aging research.

student presenting to administrators smiles

Best in Showcase

May 03, 2010

At the engineering school’s research competition, a booster for satellites shoots to the top.

Max Hamm swinging golf club in GW uniform

Hitting the Links

May 03, 2010

On the golf course with the Colonials.

students speaking at podium for service challenge

A Job Well Done

May 03, 2010

Members of the university community celebrate meeting GW’s service challenge on the Mount Vernon Campus.

group of chemists standing by statue in Kogan Plaza

Translational Research

May 01, 2010

Two recent grants awarded to GW chemistry faculty situate the department on the forefront of practical research.

Valerie Hu in lab smiling

Searching for Autism's Treatable Roots

April 30, 2010

One researcher's quest to reveal the underpinnings of autism has far more at stake than scientific inquiry.