GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Senior Associate Provost for Enrollment Management Named

March 29, 2013

Laurie Koehler brings more than 15 years of higher education experience to the role.

Game Theory

World Bank Chief Economist Gives Students Lessons on ‘Game Theory’

March 27, 2013
Kaushik Basu and GW Professor James Foster help students understand how political and economic leaders behave in order to get what they want.
Jazz Appreciation

University to Celebrate Jazz Appreciation Month

March 27, 2013
A month of events in April will commemorate jazz and its place in American culture.
Gallery 102

Gallery 102’s “art + evolution” Couples Scientific Research and Fine Arts

March 27, 2013
Student-run exhibit explores evolution using local art inspired by GW research photographs.
Your Neighborhood

Alumnus Creates Site to Find Perfect Neighborhood

March 27, 2013
“YourNeighborhood” seeks to help people find their “best-fit” neighborhood in New York City.
A-10 Conference

George Mason University Joins Atlantic 10 Conference

March 26, 2013
George Washington University President Steven Knapp, chair of the Atlantic 10 Conference Council of Presidents, lauded the addition of the university’s newest rival.
Rene Stewart O'Neal

GW Hires First Vice Provost for Budget and Finance

March 25, 2013
Rene Stewart O’Neal will bring extensive experience to role.
Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu

GSPM Director: Obama’s Trip ‘Good First Step’

March 25, 2013

Mark Kennedy discusses highlights of Obama’s trip to the Middle East.

student association gw new president and vice president

Juniors Secure Top Student Association Posts

March 25, 2013
Julia Susuni and Kostantinos Skordalos win president, vice president positions.
supreme court gay marriage DOMA prop 8

On Gay Marriage, How Will the Supreme Court Rule?

March 25, 2013

Alan Morrison, a Law School professorial lecturer, discusses the cases before the U.S. Supreme Court this week.

Cybersecurity event at HSPI

M.B.A. Students Learn Cybersecurity from Experts

March 25, 2013
After traveling to the Baltic nation, World Executive M.B.A. in Cybersecurity program students present research findings to ambassador.
Harriet Mayor Fulbright and Thad Allen

University Announces Honorary Degree Recipients

March 25, 2013
Alumni Thad Allen and Harriet Mayor Fulbright to be honored at university-wide Commencement ceremony.
SJT Scholars

University Surprises D.C. High School Students with Full Scholarships

March 21, 2013
The full-ride scholarships — worth more than $200,000 each — were awarded to eight high school seniors in day of ceremonies.
Immokalee Florida

Students Forgo Traditional Spring Break to Serve

March 20, 2013
More than 190 GW students volunteered in communities across the country, from New York City to the Cherokee Nation.
Gregg Maggs

Gregory E. Maggs Promoted to Colonel in U.S. Army Reserve

March 20, 2013
Law School interim dean’s promotion celebrated in a ceremony at Fort Belvoir.