GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Lou Katz

Lou Katz Announces Retirement

February 07, 2018
Executive vice president and treasurer will step down in June after 27 years at the university.
Olympics class

Students ‘Excited to Learn’ at PyeongChang Olympics

February 06, 2018
A group of GW students led by Professor Lisa Delpy Neirotti will collect data for the International Olympic Committee in South Korea.
program on extremism

Jihadists Returning to the U.S. Concern Law Enforcement

February 06, 2018
A new GW Program on Extremism report identifies 64 Americans who traveled to join Jihadist groups in Iraq and Syria.
President LeBlanc and GW students

University Community Responds to Deeply Offensive Social Media Posting

February 05, 2018
President LeBlanc to meet with students on race relations.
Maeve McCool

GW Undergraduate Researchers Doing ‘Remarkable Work’

February 05, 2018
Research with faculty mentors has shaped the undergraduate experience and future career paths for many GW students.
Grad fair

#GWtoDo: Your Curated Arts and Events Agenda

February 05, 2018
A chance for seniors to start amassing Commencement swag at the annual Grad Fair, vibrant ikat fabrics at the GW Museum and The Textile Museum, historian Niall Ferguson, free tax prep and more.

GW Law Professor Confirmed to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces

February 02, 2018
President Trump nominated Professor of Law Gregory Maggs to military appellate court.

In Memoriam: Allan Weingold

February 02, 2018
Dr. Weingold was internationally-recognized as an academic obstetrician-gynecologist and a key figure in the history of the George Washington University medical enterprise.

350.Org Launches Fossil Free Campaign

February 02, 2018
Senator Bernie Sanders was among speakers at the event called “Fossil Free Fast: the Climate Resistance.”

A Message from Provost Forrest Maltzman

February 01, 2018
There was an entirely inappropriate posting on social media last night.
electronic transcripts

Official Transcripts Now Available Electronically

January 31, 2018
Students and alumni can receive official GW transcripts directly through GWeb.

Political Commentator Kicks off Black Heritage Celebration

January 31, 2018
CNN’s Angela Rye encouraged students to demand change with “a sense of urgency.”
Byron Mallott

Lieutenant Governor Says Alaska Is ‘Ground Zero’ for Climate Change

January 29, 2018
Byron Mallott said the state already has started to move communities because of climate change.

Best-Selling Author Tells GW Students to Reflect and Contemplate

January 29, 2018
William Deresiewicz said students should learn to think before trying to change the world.

Five Ways Students Can Prepare for the Spring Career Fair

January 29, 2018
The Center for Career Services offers tips ahead of the Feb. 9 Career and Internship Fair.