GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Students in District House

Student Experience to Be Enhanced with New Organizational Structure

July 18, 2018

The new Office of Student Success is among the changes that aim to improve the student experience.

Activist Shaun King. (Logan Werlinger/GW Today)

What Cause Will You Fight For?

July 16, 2018

Activist Shaun King spoke to high school students at the International Baccalaureate World Student Conference about advocating for their beliefs and remaining hopeful for change.


No ‘Silver Bullet’ to Prevent Infrastructure Threats

July 16, 2018

Experts from the utility industry and government spoke at GW about securing the country’s critical energy infrastructure.

Luther Brady

In Memoriam: Luther W. Brady

July 15, 2018

Dr. Brady was a GW alumnus, trustee emeritus, world-renowned oncologist and passionate arts advocate.

Statue of George Washington on Kogan Plaza

University Officially Receives Reaccreditation

July 13, 2018

Report finds GW is an “impressive example of a nationally recognized urban research university.”


GW’s Tillman Scholars Show Commitment to Service

July 10, 2018

The military-affiliated graduate students will pursue degrees in international space policy and translational health sciences.


High School Students Explore Healthcare Careers at GW

July 10, 2018

The new, two-week GW Pre-College program introduced selected high school students to healthcare career paths.


SEAS Researchers Tackle Fundamental Science in New Paper

July 09, 2018

Simple lubricants transform from liquid to a solid-like film under extreme conditions, according to findings by a GW research team.


Women in Beltway Journalism Struggle to Be Heard on Twitter

June 29, 2018

A study by GW journalism Professor Nikki Usher quantifies the challenges female D.C. journalists face on social media.


New Venture Competition Receives $300,000 from Fosun Foundation

June 29, 2018

The gift will in part support the competition’s programming and awards for international students.

Director of CCHS Frank Cilluffo (left) and Kevin Mandia, A George Washington University alumnus and CEO of FireEye, discuss attr

Attribution of Cyber Attacks Is Critical to Deterrence

June 29, 2018

Alumnus Kevin Mandia, CEO of FireEye, said private companies should practice defensive measures in the cyber domain.

Admiral Howard

Adm. Michelle Howard Appointed as Elliott School Shapiro Visiting Professor

June 29, 2018

Following a groundbreaking Naval career, Adm. Howard will teach a course at the Elliott School in cybersecurity and policy.  

GW Shuttles

New Shuttles Debut on Campus

June 29, 2018

The university debuted new shuttles Sunday complete with an unmistakable GW look.


Alumni Meet, Network on Capitol Hill

June 28, 2018

Members of Congress, Hill staffers were among GW alumni who attended the annual reception that included President LeBlanc.

Message from Thomas LeBlanc

June 28, 2018

The GW president responds to the Trump administration’s travel ban.