GW Today Archives

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Stephen J. Trachtenberg

Book Launch: ‘Leading Colleges and Universities’

October 03, 2018

GW President Emeritus Stephen J. Trachtenberg and co-editors Gerald B. Kauvar and E. Gordon Gee discuss their new book and its lessons for higher education leaders.

US surgeon general Jerome Adams

U.S. Must Reduce Stigma to Combat Opioid Epidemic

October 03, 2018

Jerome Adams, U.S. surgeon general, said nurses need to be advocates and leaders that tear down stigma around addiction.  

James Lang, expert on academic dishonesty/

Can Cheating Be a Blessing in Disguise?

October 01, 2018

At Teaching Day, an expert discussed how faculty can use research on academic dishonesty to design more effective learning environments.

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President LeBlanc Announces Details of Culture Assessment

October 01, 2018

Survey of faculty and staff to launch in mid-October.

Image of Bob Woodward discussing "Fear" with Michael Schmidt of the New York Times.

Bob Woodward Talks Trump and the Business of Truth

October 01, 2018

Legendary journalist’s latest book, “Fear,” depicts “a White House going through a nervous breakdown.”

GW Tempietto

Process to Update Code of Student Conduct Launches

September 30, 2018

A comprehensive review of the GW student code of conduct will begin this fall, the first such review since 1996.

25 years of OIRA

GW Regulatory Studies Center Explores the Future of Regulation

September 28, 2018

Experts in regulatory affairs discussed the impact of the field’s longstanding guidelines on agency rulemaking and their impact under the Trump administration.

New Alumni Association Announced

September 28, 2018

GW alumni outreach efforts to become part of the Office of Alumni Relations.

GW Safety and Security

Safety and Security Expo Highlights Preparedness

September 28, 2018

Members of the GW community connected with local resources and built emergency kits at the annual event.

GW Safety and Security

GW Releases Annual Safety and Security Report

September 28, 2018

The report finds that overall reported crime has declined or remained flat at the university.

Administrative Units Continue Relocations

September 27, 2018

Rice Hall occupants will vacate the building by the end of 2018.

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Vice President Mike Pence. (Office of the Vice President)

Can Christine Blasey Ford Get a Fair Hearing?

September 26, 2018

Law professor Naomi Cahn explores what would constitute a fair hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Chuck Todd and Frank Sesno

Chuck Todd Urges Journalists to Fight Back

September 26, 2018

The “Meet the Press” host talked at GW about the Supreme Court nominee, the U.S. deputy attorney general and campaigns to discredit mainstream media.

ScienceWriters 2018

GW Faculty Will Be Featured at ScienceWriters 2018

September 26, 2018

This year’s conference on the Foggy Bottom campus will highlight GW’s research efforts in the sciences, engineering, public health and medicine.

Colonials Women's Basketball Coach Jennifer Rizzotti

Colonials Women’s Basketball Coach Makes her Mark with USA Basketball

September 25, 2018

Jennifer Rizzotti is serving as assistant coach for the U.S. women’s basketball team in the ongoing FIBA World Cup in Spain.