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2019 Excellence in Student Life ceremony

GW Honors Excellence in Student Life

April 25, 2019

The Center for Student Engagement hosted a reception for students, faculty and staff who contribute to life on campus and in the surrounding D.C. community.

Thomas LeBlanc

Dr. LeBlanc, GW Leaders to Discuss Education and Technology at eMerge Americas

April 25, 2019

Members of the GW faculty will speak about the most pressing technology issues of the day at the annual eMerge Americas Conference in Miami Beach.

Earth Day Fair

In Photos: GW Celebrates Earth Day

April 25, 2019

The annual Earth Day Fair, hosted by Sustainable GW, featured fun and educational opportunities to promote sustainable lifestyles

Rong Li

Rong Li Installed as Ross Professor of Basic Science Research

April 24, 2019

Rong Li was installed as the Ross Professor of Basic Science Research at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Matthew Dallek

GW Expert Weighs in on Mueller Report

April 22, 2019

GSPM’s Matthew Dallek analyzes the official report documenting Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian interference in 2016 elections.

Gabriel "Asheru" Benn discusses the importance of the arts in education with GSEHD's Maia Sheppard. (Harrison Jones/GW Today)

Art Is the Lesson for Rapper and Educator

April 22, 2019

Gabriel “Asheru” Benn discussed how to reach youth as part of GSEHD’s “Conversations that Matter” series.

TCO Innovation Competition 2019

From the Lab to the Marketplace

April 22, 2019

Twelve groups of GW researchers vied for $30,000 in prizes at the 2019 TCO Innovation Competition.

Clockwise from upper left: Zuri Lawrence, Carolina Fuentes, Jeremy Marsh, Jackie Bellefeuille, Duncan Kellogg, Mei-Lyn Bautista.

Seniors Share Favorite GW Memories

April 22, 2019

In their own words, graduating seniors talk about their most memorable moments during their time at the university.

2019 New Venture Winners

Combatting Plastic Waste, Fighting Food Insecurity, Sweetening Corporate Gifts

April 22, 2019

GW’s New Venture Competition awarded three student companies funding and other prizes as top winners in the 2019 competition.

George the mascot with commander-in-chief flags

In Photos: Celebrating Flag Day 2019

April 22, 2019

GW community gathers to write thank you notes to donors.

Doug Zarkin

GWSB Alumnus Doug Zarkin Talks Branding in the Age of Amazon

April 17, 2019

With online shopping becoming a more dominant force, the vice president and chief marketing officer of Pearle Vision, Luxottica explained at George Talks Business how retailers must adapt.

Khang Vuong

GW Students Pursue Startups and Entrepreneurship

April 17, 2019

The Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship helps students grow ideas into reality through mentorship and funding opportunities.


Sidney Blumenthal Sees ‘A House Divided’ in Past and Present

April 17, 2019

The journalist, author and former Clinton adviser came to GW to celebrate the school’s acquisition of the History News Network.

MVC Fountain Day

In Photos: MVC Fountain Day 2019

April 17, 2019

Due to the weather, students enjoyed indoor activities during the annual Mount Vernon Campus’ Fountain Day.

An autistic young adult in Sean Cleary's "The Experience of Autism" class uses an alphabet board to communicate. (Harrison Jones

Transitioning to Adulthood with Autism Spectrum Disorder

April 17, 2019

Autistic young adults from the Washington, D.C., area join students at Milken Institute SPH to share their experiences and areas of need.