GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Supreme Court

Panel at GW Law Previews Supreme Court's Upcoming Term

September 25, 2018

Legal experts discussed cases on the docket and how a Justice Kavanaugh would change the court. 

Josh Henkin

Young Researchers Should Explore Opportunities, Build Transferable Skills

September 25, 2018

Josh Henkin, founder of a career coaching company for STEM graduates, gave the keynote address at GW’s Postdoc Appreciation Day.

Rachelle Heller

GW Program Trains Tomorrow’s Cybersecurity Experts

September 24, 2018

GW CyberCorps receives $4.8 million in renewal funding to support 24 students over five years.


GW Encourages Student Voter Registration

September 24, 2018

By Briahnna Brown

With midterm elections quickly approaching, George Washington University students are encouraged to participate by first registering to vote.

Lusardi Ketchum Award

GWSB Researcher Receives Ketchum Prize

September 24, 2018

Professor Annamaria Lusardi received the award for her outstanding and influential research in the field of financial literacy and education.

David Rubenstein talks to National Churchill Library and Center director Michael Bishop.

Philanthropy Is Personal for David Rubenstein

September 20, 2018

The philanthropist who helped restore the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial visited the National Churchill Library and Center.

Daniel Lieberman

What Does a Molecule Tell Us about Human Behavior?

September 20, 2018

Daniel Lieberman, a professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, explains how dopamine influences decision making.

NASA astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor

GW Alumna Talks about Life on the International Space Station

September 20, 2018

Serena Auñón-Chancellor, B.S. '97, said astronauts learn to be like “graceful airplanes” floating in micro-gravity.

Inns of Court GW Law

GW Law Students Find Help in Nationally Recognized Programs

September 20, 2018

GW Law students prepare for classes and careers in programs designed to help them identify professional goals and critical skills. 

Prisca Dorcas

Writer, Activist Kicks-Off Latinx Heritage Celebration

September 19, 2018

Nicaraguan-born writer and activist Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodriguez gave an unapologetic keynote address for the Latinx Heritage Celebration.

Image of Jose Andres

Facing Hurricane Florence, José Andrés Recounts Lessons of Maria

September 17, 2018

The chef and humanitarian stopped at Lisner to discuss his new book, “We Fed an Island” and his work with Puerto Rican communities devastated by 2017 hurricane.

Research Ecosystem Review Working Groups Kick Off

Research Ecosystem Review Launches

September 14, 2018

A goal of the university’s research strategic initiative, working groups will review and make recommendations to strengthen GW’s research efforts.

Ruth BAder Ginsburg

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Visits GW

September 14, 2018

The U.S. Supreme Court justice talked about diversity in the legal profession with GW Law community and the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association.


New York City Midterm Elections Panelists

Alumni Panels Discuss Midterm Elections

September 14, 2018

GW graduates involved in national politics talked about the November 2018 midterm elections in a series of events across the United States.

Statement Issued by Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University on Sept. 13

September 13, 2018

We stand by the science underlying our study which found there were an estimated 2,975 excess deaths in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria.