GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

GW Canoe Battle

GW Canoe Battleship Competition 2019

December 09, 2019

GW Canoe Battleship Competition 2019

CGIU 19-20

Six GW Students Selected for Clinton Global Initiative University

December 09, 2019

The 2020 CGI U cohort seeks to solve world problems on issues ranging from human rights to education.

Paella fall 2019

In Photos: Students Learn the Craft of Cooking Paella

December 09, 2019

In the last “World on a Plate” class of the semester, students met at the F Street House to learn how to make the Spanish rice dish from chef José Andrés.

holiday spending

Five Money-Saving Tips for Holiday Shopping

December 09, 2019

GWSB professor Vanessa Perry shares techniques for managing spending habits during the holiday season.

Laura Underwood

Rep. Underwood Discusses Her Bipartisan Efforts to Improve Maternal Health

December 09, 2019

The Illinois congresswoman spoke at GW’s Edward M. Brandt Jr. Memorial Lecture in Women’s Health and Health Policy Leadership Series.

Milestones 2019

GW Leadership Celebrates Longtime Staff

December 06, 2019

The annual Career Milestones Awards honored GW employees’ years of service.

GWUR Office House

GW Undergraduate Review Provides Support System for Student Researchers

December 05, 2019

Condensed research overviews will give more students the opportunity to submit their work for publication this spring. 

Using the tap reader to access Potomac Hall. (William Atkins/GW Today)

Aston and Potomac Residence Halls’ Tap Readers Ready for Use

December 03, 2019

Residents can open doors with their GWorld card or CBORD mobile app; installation is underway or close to completion in six other housing units. 

Strategic Plan Path to Prominence with university seal

Outreach Continues, Interim Reports Coming as Strategic Planning Enters Next Phase

December 03, 2019

Planning committees will deliver interim reports on Jan. 24, 2020, to solicit feedback from the Faculty Senate, Board of Trustees and university community.


New Film Highlights Environmental, Social Costs of Belo Monte Dam

December 03, 2019

‘Sequestrada’ was produced by Sabrina McCormick, who says complex projects like dams in the Amazon lead to deforestation, flooding and displacement. 

Joan Meier

#FamiliesToo: Family Courts Discredit Women’s Abuse Allegations

December 02, 2019

A study by GW Law professor Joan Meier found that courts fail to protect children by favoring fathers in child custody battles despite a mother’s allegation of abuse.

Unwanted Sexual Behavior Survey

GW Releases Results of 2018 Unwanted Sexual Behavior Climate Survey

December 02, 2019

Responses will aid in ongoing evaluation process.

Public Health Pioneer and Pediatrician Fitzhugh Mullan Dies at Age 77

December 02, 2019

Dr. Mullan, a professor of health policy and management and pediatrics, joined GW in 1996.

GWomen X Springboard

New Program Accelerates Women-led Student Businesses

December 02, 2019

The Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship’s GWomen initiative partners with Springboard Enterprises to incubate promising women-led ventures. 


Campus Life 101: Let’s Talk about Self Care

December 02, 2019

While “self-care” has a reputation for indulgence, the practice is actually about simple activities that nurture overall health.