GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Getting to Know the DMV: Brookland (image of Brookland mural)

Getting to Know the DMV: Brookland

August 17, 2018

With suburban charm and the amenities of a big city, the Northeast D.C. neighborhood offers residents and visitors the best of both worlds.  

9 Questions with Mark Diaz, GW’s New EVP and CFO

August 17, 2018

Mr. Diaz discusses how he views his role, the university’s financial health, how he will be involved in the strategic initiatives, and what he wants you to know about him.

GW Nursing summer 2018 Pinning Ceremony

Nursing Students Celebrate Entry into the Profession

August 17, 2018

Traditional pinning ceremony welcomed 50 students into the health care field.


August Is National Immunization Awareness Month

August 17, 2018

David Diemert, an associate professor of microbiology and immunization expert, talked about why vaccinations are critical to public health.

ape weaning project

Great Ape Weaning Study Could Be ‘Transformative’

August 17, 2018

Associate Professor Shannon McFarlin will lead the anatomical component of a collaborative grant at three long-term great ape study sites.

Sam Tiratto

How Did a Multiracial Working Class Movement Gain Influence in Chicago?

August 17, 2018

A CCAS senior was awarded a research fellowship to study the Original Rainbow Coalition of the 1960s and its role in Chicago communities.

Cyprus Youth Entrepreneurship Institute

Cypriot Students Learn Social Entrepreneurship at GW

August 16, 2018

Turkish and Greek Cypriot high school students came together for peace building and global leadership in a pre-college program.

Getting to Know the DMV: Georgetown (image of M Street in Georgetown)

Getting to Know the DMV: Georgetown

August 15, 2018

The onetime shipping port now serves as one of the DMV’s hottest entertainment and commercial districts with upscale retail and colonial charm.  

D.C. Mayor Bowser

GW Hospital Selected to Open New Hospital and Health Complex in Southeast D.C.

August 13, 2018

Partnership with D.C. government aims to improve health care access and outcomes for District residents.


Message from President LeBlanc

August 10, 2018

President condemns acts of racism and hate that are directly counter to our core values of diversity and peaceful discourse.

Proud to be GW Foggy Bottom 2018

University Hosts Proud to Be GW Festivals

August 08, 2018

The annual festivals bring GW staff together for activities and school spirit.


Will GW Law Professor Be the Next Host of Jeopardy?

August 06, 2018

Laura Coates says she was shocked to be named by Alex Trebek as his potential successor.


Data Science Camp for High School Students Focuses on Agriculture

August 02, 2018

Local students spent two weeks learning how to collect and analyze open source data related to farming, forestry and nutrition.


School of Nursing Named Center of Excellence

August 01, 2018

The GW School of Nursing is among 16 programs recognized for a continued commitment to student learning and professional development.

Helena Salvi

Recent SEAS Graduate Looks to Nature for Problem Solving

July 31, 2018

Helena Salvi, B.S. ’18, combined engineering and biology to tackle interdisciplinary research projects at GW.