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Out of time: An American Crisis Face the Facts USA event with speakers sitting at tables

Exploring Bipartisan Solutions to the Economic Crisis

January 30, 2013

Former Sen. Bob Bennett and former Hewlett Packard CEO Carly Fiorina among panelists at Face the Facts USA’s “Out of Time: An American Crisis” held Tuesday at Jack Morton Auditorium.

Kalb Report Hosts Presidential Debate Moderators

January 30, 2013
Jim Lehrer, Martha Raddatz and Bob Schieffer stress the importance of the contest, analyze role of the moderator.

From Lincoln to King to Obama

January 30, 2013
“Complicated Legacies” event explores narratives that influence historical understanding.

Anderson Cooper to Host Town Hall Thursday at GW

January 30, 2013
The discussion will air on CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360° at 8 p.m. on Thursday.

SMHS Dean Jeffrey S. Akman Lays Out Priorities

January 30, 2013
Dr. Akman hosted a town hall on Tuesday to discuss his priorities as the new vice president for health affairs and dean, addressing the school’s efforts around scholarships, research, diversity and philanthropy.

A Focus on China

January 30, 2013
GW students attend event with Secretary Clinton to launch foundation dedicated to increasing U.S.-China educational ties.
Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, center, along with President Steven Knapp and School of Nursing Dean Jean Johnson, at right, on Mon

School of Nursing to Guarantee Admission to Va. Community College Nursing Graduates

January 28, 2013

A new agreement, signed Monday at an event with Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, provides a pathway to receive a bachelor's or master's from GW’s School of Nursing for those who have an associate's degree from an accredited nursing program at a Virginia community college.

GW Alumna Clarice Smith Displays Paintings at Brady Gallery

January 28, 2013
“Captured Moments” includes new works.

Taking a Big Bite Out of D.C.’s Food Scene

January 28, 2013
Alumna and photographer Emily Pearl Goodstein documented some of the area’s best food for the “Washington, DC Chef’s Table” cookbook.

The Ultimate Gift of Science

January 28, 2013
Students plan annual memorial service for families of body donors, a key part of medical education.
Tavis Smiley

Tavis Smiley Moderates Panel Discussion on Poverty

January 23, 2013
Panelists included democratic intellectual Cornel West and former Speaker of the House of Representatives Newt Gingrich.

An Inaugural Occasion

January 23, 2013
As Washington throws its biggest party, GW is on the guest list.

Alumna Plays Key Role in Inauguration

January 23, 2013
As staff director of the congressional inauguration committee, Jean Bordewich, M.B.A. ’82, led President Obama’s escort party to the ceremony.
University Calendar

University Calendar One-Stop Shop for Campus Events

January 23, 2013

Members of the university community who want to keep up with all the George Washington University’s events now have a single calendar to track them.

Danny Hayes

President Obama in Inaugural Address: ‘We Must Act’

January 23, 2013
Danny Hayes, assistant professor of political science, analyzes the president’s address.