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Vote Your Power

#VoteYourPower: A New Generation Takes on Election 2016

November 04, 2016
George Washington University hosts NBCWashington’s panel discussion on issues that concern millennials.
Caira Washington Jennifer Rizzotti

Colonials Basketball Teams Open Seasons on Friday

November 03, 2016
GW women’s team travels to Georgetown; men’s team plays the University of Maryland Eastern Shore at the Smith Center.
Lynn Goldman

SPH Dean Lynn Goldman Awarded for Service to National Academy of Medicine

November 03, 2016
Dr. Goldman has been serving the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine since 1989.
james foster installation

James Foster Installed as Oliver T. Carr, Jr. Professor in International Affairs

November 02, 2016
Distinguished entrepreneur, former Board of Trustees Chair Oliver T. Carr provided funding to establish professorship.
alumni reunion

Colonials Come Back to Campus

October 31, 2016
Thousands returned to GW for Alumni Weekend, remembering their time in college and making new memories on campus.
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Faculty Assembly Votes to Allow Some Non-Tenured Professors to Join Faculty Senate

October 31, 2016
Board of Trustees chair, university president and provost also gave remarks on state of the university.

Collaboration Between Private, Public Sectors Needed for Cybersecurity

October 31, 2016
GW Center for Cyber and Homeland Security released a comprehensive assessment on improvements necessary for the United States’ responses to evolving cyber threats.
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Churchill Library and Center Opens at GW

October 31, 2016
Research center will showcase legendary statesman’s life, legacy and enduring relevance.
Tom Cavanaugh

Men’s Basketball Team Captain Says Colonials Eager for Season to Start

October 31, 2016
Tyler Cavanaugh sits down with GW alumnus and journalist Jake Sherman as the team prepares for its opener Nov. 11 at the Smith Center.

University Undergoing Reaccreditation

October 31, 2016
Middle States Commission on Higher Education multiyear process includes self-study and campus visit.
Dean Brigety II

ESIA Dean Is Developing a Curriculum for Tomorrow’s Global Affairs Leaders

October 31, 2016
In his first state of the school address, Dean Reuben Brigety II recounts accomplishments of the past year and shares his vision for the school.

GW Hosts DC Climathon

October 31, 2016
Second annual event was part of a global hackathon aimed at solving problems in cities.
Minority Vote

Student and Faculty Documentary Focuses on Minority Voices Ahead of Election

October 31, 2016
Zinhle Essamuah and Imani Cheers' newest project, “The Minority Vote,” explores the most pressing issues facing millennials.
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Foreign Law Increasingly Factors in the Work of Supreme Court

October 31, 2016
Justice Stephen Breyer tells audience at Lisner Auditorium that international engagement is necessary for judges and lawmakers in a global society.

Muhammad Yunus Awarded George Washington University President’s Medal

October 31, 2016
Nobel Peace Prize laureate and founder of Grameen Bank in Bangladesh was honored for his work to eradicate poverty through microlending.