GW Today Archives

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Olympic Medal Winner Shows the Power of Sharing Your Story

October 26, 2017
Panel discussion at the Charles E. Smith Center at GW was part of the Red Flag Campaign to raise awareness on how to recognize signs of an abusive relationship.

Islamic State Supporters Shift From Twitter to Encrypted Messaging

October 26, 2017
The GW Program on Extremism analyzed nearly 850,000 tweets from Islamic State sympathizers as part of a new report on extremist activity.
Image: Paul Timmers

Students Get One-on-One with Former EU Cyber Security Official

October 25, 2017
Paul Timmers visited GW as part of an event hosted by the Institute for Information Infrastructure Protection.

Interview: King Crimson Continues Reign at Lisner Saturday and Sunday

October 25, 2017
Lead singer Jakko Jakszyk discusses his role in the legendary band, the upcoming tour and the Heroes EP.
Image of Holy Rood Cemetery.

The Nation's Haunted Capital

October 25, 2017
Local legends include mournful presidents, mysterious bells, a malevolent cold spot and even a demon cat.
Year of Trump forum

President Trump ‘Performs Best’ with Opposition

October 24, 2017
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders participated in a GW forum with reporters who cover the administration.
Alexander Fried

How I Got the Job: Transforming Passion for Policy into Agricultural Innovation

October 23, 2017
Via Land O’Lakes internship, Alexander Fried turned an interest in politics toward advocacy for domestic and international farmers.
Sigal Alon presented her research at a talk held by the Graduate School of Education and Human Development. (William Atkins/GW T

More Than One Way to Look At Affirmative Action

October 23, 2017
Tel Aviv University professor says an effective and equitable admissions model could incorporate some aspects of “class-based” affirmative action.
Albert H. Small

Albert H. Small Symposium Showcases Student Research

October 23, 2017
GW students highlight the ways they use the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection in their research to gain a better understanding of history.

In Photos: Colonials Weekend 2017

October 23, 2017
Unified Colonials Weekend celebrates GW spirit.

Apple Day at GW

October 23, 2017
GW community enjoys healthy snack, live music on Kogan Plaza.

Host of ‘Meet the Press’ Talks National Politics at GW

October 23, 2017
University Republicans and Democrats hosted Chuck Todd for a discussion about the state of national political discourse.
President Thomas LeBlanc

President LeBlanc Addresses Board of Trustees

October 23, 2017
This year, all board committees and task forces also provided reports during the regular session.
grow garden

Taking Stock of Sustainability at GW

October 23, 2017
New report charts the university’s progress toward various sustainability goals, looks ahead to continued opportunities for GW as model of urban sustainability.

Final Reminder: Open Enrollment Ends at 8 p.m. Friday

October 23, 2017
Employees have annual opportunity to change benefits elections.