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University Announces Resignation of GWPD Chief of Police

January 08, 2018
Commander Bessie Burrus to serve as interim chief.
Firefighter Jason Woods. (Photo: Cafritz Foundation)

A Healing Initiative for D.C. Burn Victims

January 08, 2018

By Ruth Steinhardt

Can You Manage Your Money?

January 05, 2018
New PwC US-funded project from GW’s Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center aims to ensure high school students are financially literate.
Rajiv Rimal

SPH Researcher Awarded $4 Million To Study Anemia in India

January 05, 2018
More than half of all women of childbearing age in India are anemic, which can cause dizziness, rapid heart rate and fatigue.
Ali Eskandarian

Ali Eskandarian Announces Resignation from Academic Leadership

January 03, 2018
Dean of College of Professional Studies and Virginia Science and Technology Campus to take sabbatical during spring semester.
Kogan Plaza

Regional Start-up Teams Eligible to Receive $25K Grants from GW’s AccelerateDC Program

January 03, 2018
Teams that complete the initial training at GW will proceed to the national I-Corps entrepreneurial program.
Dr. Blecher. (Courtesy Joel Blecher)

Retelling the Spice Trade Story

January 03, 2018
GW historian wins National Endowment for the Humanities grant to study Islam’s historical connection to the continent-spanning, era-defining commercial routes.
career milestones

Long-Serving Staff Honored for ‘Dedication to GW’

December 20, 2017
University staff marked career milestones with ceremonies and recognition from GW President Thomas LeBlanc.
Patrick Nero

Director of Athletics and Recreation Patrick Nero Announces Resignation

December 18, 2017
Tanya Vogel to serve as acting director.
Transfer student Kate Hines. (William Atkins)

Transfer Students at GW Follow Unique Journeys

December 18, 2017
The number of students transferring into GW has almost doubled since 2005.
Pinning Ceremony 2017

GW School of Nursing Celebrates Graduates with Pinning Ceremony

December 18, 2017
Keynote speaker tells SON graduates to keep studying, keep learning.

Spiritual Health Training, Data Processing Highlight Fall Research Grants

December 18, 2017
GW researchers were awarded millions of dollars for innovative projects across the university.

Grad2Grad Program Offers Seniors a Discount on GW Graduate Programs

December 15, 2017
Standardized test requirements such as the GRE and GMAT could be waived for some programs.

Photos: 2017 VSTC Holiday Party

December 15, 2017
Celebration brings semester to a close with festive music, delicious food, GW swag giveaways and a time to reflect on the year past.
Mona Zaghloul

SEAS Professor to Be Inducted in National Academy of Inventors

December 15, 2017
Mona Zaghloul, a GW professor who specializes in nanotechnologies, was nominated by her peers for outstanding contributions to innovation.