GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Nate Fassnacht

Two Colonials Selected in MLB Draft

June 06, 2019

Nate Fassnacht taken by Philadelphia, Dom D'Alessandro taken by Boston.

Seamus Hughes (left), Bennett Clifford, Helen Powell and Nicholas Rasmussen speak on stage as panelists

Report Details How Islamic State Supporters Use Telegram

June 06, 2019

The Program on Extremism report finds that IS sympathizers work within private channels and groups to share propaganda and guide operations.

ghost forest

Chesapeake Bay Ghost Forests Highlight Wetland Transformation

June 06, 2019

A new paper by CCAS researcher Keryn Gedan examines the body of research on land conversion driven by sea-level rise.

State of the Capital Region: Housing Growth and Affordability

State of the Capital Region: Housing Growth and Affordability

June 03, 2019

A recent GW Center for Washington Area Studies report reviewed housing in the D.C. area.

GI Bill

GW Celebrates 75th Anniversary of GI Bill

June 03, 2019

The U.S. secretary of Veterans Affairs and the university community honored Don A. Balfour, a GW alumnus who was the first in history to receive the GI Bill education benefit.

Mary Tschirhart

CCAS Dean Names New Trachtenberg School Director

June 03, 2019

Mary Tschirhart will begin her appointment as the school’s newly-appointed director in August.

GW Announces Senior Associate VP of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving

June 03, 2019

Patricia Carocci has more than 25 years of experience in development and alumni relations.

President LeBlanc and GW community members

President LeBlanc Visits GW Community in London

June 03, 2019

In his first international trip as president, Dr. LeBlanc shared his vision for the university.

Q & A: GWSB Professor on Gender Equity in the Workplace

June 03, 2019

Katina Sawyer, with a grant from the National Science Foundation, will lead a study on gender-inclusive workplace behaviors to identify problems and create solutions.

John Lach

New SEAS Dean Named

May 31, 2019

John Lach, University of Virginia professor of electrical and computer engineering, is a respected academic leader, educator and researcher who works across disciplines.

Costas Solomou

Costas Solomou to Be Vice President for Enrollment at SUNY Geneseo

May 24, 2019

Ben Toll, director of recruitment and outreach, will serve as interim dean of undergraduate admissions.

Nelson Carbonell Jr.

A Celebration of Nelson Carbonell Jr.’s Service to GW

May 20, 2019

Board of Trustees chair is feted as he steps down after 17 years as a trustee.



Savannah Guthrie

Savannah Guthrie to Graduates: Take a ‘Big, Giant, Daring Leap’

May 19, 2019

Ms. Guthrie delivered the university’s graduation address Sunday on the National Mall.

Members of the class of 2019 cheer during Commencement.

Photo Gallery: GW Commencement 2019

May 19, 2019

Graduates and the GW community celebrated graduates' accomplishments and looked to the future.

Commencement Whiteboard

In Photos: Graduates Define Their GW Experience

May 19, 2019

As graduates took to the National Mall Sunday to celebrate their time at George Washington University during Commencement, some took the opportunity to share what those years meant to them.