GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Dr. Christine Teal

What You Should Know for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 23, 2018

Christine Teal, director of the GW Breast Care Center, weighs in on what every woman should know about breast health.

President LeBlanc and his wife, Anne, enter the new Fassnacht Clubhouse and training facility. (Photos: Abby Greenawalt)

GW Baseball Celebrates New Fassnacht Clubhouse and Training Facility

October 23, 2018

Ceremony provided first glimpse of the new home for GW baseball and recognized donors whose philanthropic leadership enabled project.


Bernie Sanders at Lisner in 2016. (William Atkins/GW Today)

Bernie Sanders Returns to GW

October 22, 2018

Senator will discuss his new book, “Where We Go from Here,” on Nov. 27; limited number of free tickets will be available starting at noon Thursday.

U.S. Capitol

Expert Weighs in on Alumni Congressional Midterm Races

October 22, 2018

GSPM political scientist Michael Cornfield analyzes the races of eight candidates from GW running in the upcoming congressional midterm elections.

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Campus Life 101: Getting Around

October 22, 2018

Tips for navigating D.C. by bike, bus and Metro.

George Washington and his world

George Washington up Close

October 22, 2018

Every fall undergraduate students travel to the Mount Vernon estate to better understand George Washington and his role in history.

Danya Sherman

GW Students Make List of Area’s Top Young Innovators

October 22, 2018

Five GW students and alumni were named among 25 of the brightest young innovators in the D.C. area.

Dean Anuj Mehrotra

Q & A: GWSB Dean Talks about Plans to Elevate the School

October 19, 2018

Anuj Mehrotra says GWSB programming will center around student engagement and will be market driven.

President Thomas LeBlanc

Board of Trustees Hears Progress on Strategic Initiatives, Enrollment and Volunteer Engagement Reports

October 19, 2018

During its first meeting of the 2018-19 academic year, the board focused on the student experience and other university priorities.

Board of Trustees Approves Tuition Rates for 2019-20

October 19, 2018

Beginning fall 2019, the undergraduate rate will cover up to 18 credit hours per semester; fixed tuition policy and dining plans continue.

Adam Gamoran

How Can Universities Serve the Greater Good?

October 19, 2018

William T. Grant Foundation President Adam Gamoran laid out proposals for reevaluating the way universities look at applied social science.

Permafrost grant GW

CCAS Researcher Awarded $1.2 Million for Permafrost Observation

October 19, 2018

The Circumpolar Active Layer Monitoring project collects and analyzes samples of permafrost from more than 300 sites around the world.

small symposium 2018

Albert H. Small Symposium Gives a ‘Bird’s Eye View’ of D.C.’s Past

October 19, 2018

GW students use the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection to research the city’s past. 

Thomas LeBlanc

More than 800 Science Writers Convene at GW for National Conference

October 18, 2018

GW President Thomas LeBlanc, Vice President for Research Robert H. Miller opened the 2018 conference of science writers that featured briefings by university researchers and faculty.

2018 SEAS Hall of Fame group

SEAS Inducts Five into GW Engineering Hall of Fame

October 18, 2018

Two husband and wife teams and one individual were recognized for their consistent contributions in their fields and to SEAS.