GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Alumna and Veteran Honored

October 13, 2009

GW presents Colin Powell Public Service Award to Veterans Affairs’ Tammy Duckworth, launches Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service.

Hospital Showcases Artwork by Area Homeless

October 13, 2009

An exhibition at GW Hospital features dozens of works created by Washington, D.C.'s homeless.

Getting Brainy

October 08, 2009

GW’s Laboratory for Evolutionary Neuroanatomy investigates human evolution through an examination of mammal brains.

Court room sketch done by William J. Hennessy

Courtroom Sketch Art on Display at GW’s Virginia Campus

October 08, 2009

An exhibition at GW’s Virginia Campus provides a rare window into some of the highest-profile trials of recent decades.

Celebrating Colonials Weekend

October 08, 2009

Thousands of GW families and friends are on campus Oct. 16-18. Highlights include performances by Jon Stewart and Octoberfest.

George Washington Today Launches

October 08, 2009

Online publication to be primary source of information for University.

Professor teaching at front of classroom with male student in police uniform looking on

Officers Excel Off the Beat in GW’s Police Science Program

October 05, 2009

Program equips law enforcement professionals with the latest skills.

graphical representation of pink breast cancer ribbon, "GW Women's Athletics, Thinks Pink"

Colonials Think Pink

October 01, 2009

GW women’s athletics is supporting the fight against breast cancer through a season-long initiative.

Compensation Czar Kenneth Feinberg Keynotes Law Symposium

September 24, 2009

The Treasury Department official discusses his decision to drastically cut executive pay at companies receiving federal bailout funds.

Essential Advocacy

September 22, 2009

Low-income D.C. residents have a champion in GW Law’s Public Justice Advocacy Clinic.

Water polo players in pool with one player holding a ball

Water Polo Dives into Season

September 22, 2009

Student athletes bond over the physically taxing game in which strength, stamina and skill are key.

Yasmin Yaver

Reaching Out to Latinos

September 15, 2009

Yasmin Yaver, B.A. '05, is helping to launch a GW association for Latino alumni.

GW celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month.

Chris Anderson Sits at desk on phone in front of computer

The Economics of Free

September 08, 2009

Chris Anderson, B.S. ’81, edits Wired magazine and is an expert on technology trends.

Online Exhibition Highlights Rare Hebrew Books

May 08, 2009

Hebrew texts from one of Jewish civilization’s historic centers are only a mouse click away.

Eric Holder at head of table in DOJ with members of the basketball team sitting around the table listening

Attorney General Meets with Basketball Team

April 08, 2009

The GW men’s basketball team scored a rare opportunity to tour the Department of Justice and talk to Attorney General Eric Holder.