GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Election Coverage 2020

Can Bernie and Buttigieg Keep Leading the Pack?

February 13, 2020

GSPM’s Todd Belt analyzes what the results of the Democratic contests in New Hampshire and Iowa mean going forward.

Provost Brian Blake

First Public Forum Held on Strategic Plan Interim Reports

February 11, 2020

The GW community is urged to review the reports and provide feedback by March 6.

Neil Johnson

Unifying Human Conflict using Data Science

February 11, 2020

A new paper by CCAS professor Neil Johnson finds a mathematical pattern in human conflict using data science.

GW GALA 2020

In Photos: 2020 GW Gala

February 10, 2020

GW took over the National Portrait Gallery for a night of fun and dancing.

DePauw University President Mark McCoy, Thomas LeBlanc and New England College President Michelle Perkins at the NAICU panel.

Industry Connections, STEM Skill Development Opportunities Likely to Attract Prospective Students

February 10, 2020

GW President Thomas LeBlanc said students and parents want colleges to prepare them for the job market.

Thomas LeBlanc and Board Chair Grace Speights at the Board of Trustees meeting. (Harrison Jones/GW Today)

Strategic Plan, Progress on Other Key Initiatives Highlighted at Board Meeting

February 10, 2020

President LeBlanc also apologized for recent remarks and reiterated commitment to GW community.

GW Recognized as a Top Producer of Fulbright Students

February 10, 2020

The university placed among the top research institutions for generating Fulbright students, with a total of 12 students accepting the award in the 2019-2020 year.

Tuition Rates for 2020-21 Approved

February 09, 2020

The Board of Trustees voted for a moderate increase for incoming undergraduate students.

Lauren Peller

The ‘Impeachment Intern’

February 08, 2020

SMPA student Lauren Peller reported on President Trump’s impeachment proceedings as a Capitol Hill intern for a national news network.

Lisa Bowleg. (Courtesy Lisa Bowleg)

Negative Encounters with Police Have Mental Health Consequences for Black Men

February 07, 2020

A new study by a GW team suggests that encountering police or trying to avoid those encounters both increase depressive symptoms.

Strategic Campus and Facilities Master Plan workshop

GW Community Reflects on Campus Strengths

February 07, 2020

Students, faculty and staff discussed their vision for GW’s future during a series of Strategic Campus and Facilities Master Plan workshops. Members of the university community can also submit feedback online.

Brittany Packnett Cunningham

2020 GW Black Heritage Keynote Talks about Embracing Blackness

February 07, 2020

Ferguson activist and author Brittany Packnett –Cunningham launched 2020 heritage celebration with the theme “Reclaiming our Renaissance.”

Shaista E. Khilji

Women of Color: Lived Experiences with Inequality

February 04, 2020

GSEHD professor Shaista E. Khilji’s research explores individual experiences of inequality in organizations and its lasting impact.

David Michaels

Q & A: How Corrupt Scientists Threaten Public Health

February 04, 2020

David Michaels, a GW professor and former Obama administration official, talks about his new book and how manufactured studies harm consumers.

GW Officials Offer Guidance on Coronavirus

February 03, 2020

Officials share tips to prevent the spread of respiratory viruses and urge members of the community to avoid close contact with people who are sick.