GW Today Archives

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Laurie Koehler

Admissions Update

October 31, 2013

Our community has been engaged in a difficult conversation about admissions practices, and to an even greater extent, about openness and trust.


Mike Milken: If We’re Going to Change the World, We Need to Focus on GW

October 30, 2013
Financier and philanthropist discusses public health with GW alumni in New York City.
Kathryn Bigelow

Kathryn Bigelow Joins SMPA for Conversation Series

October 30, 2013
Academy Award-winning director discusses career, filmmaking process and the role of women in the movie industry.
Aspen Institute Service

University Recognized for Public Service

October 30, 2013
GW among top schools in the nation for number of graduates who go into public service, according to Aspen Institute.
Ben Pryde sits at Solar Table with laptop smiling

Student Ingenuity Fuels Sustainable Solar Table

October 30, 2013

The campus community can plug into the recently debuted solar-powered table on Square 80 Plaza.

The Ribbon Project

Student Veterans Offer Glimpse into Military Lifestyle

October 29, 2013
The Ribbon Project is an immersion-style training program for faculty and staff.

University Celebrates Faculty and Staff Philanthropy

October 28, 2013
More than 1,000 faculty and staff made gifts to the university this year.
David Kessler

David Kessler Visits University for Food Day

October 28, 2013
The former FDA commissioner discussed how to end overeating and obesity in the United States.
Produce Market 2013

Pop-Up Produce Market Offers Healthy Eats

October 28, 2013
The Food Day event provided fresh produce to more than 110 families in D.C.
Be Wiser 2013

GW Community Members Pledge to ‘Be Wiser’

October 28, 2013
The National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week event promotes ways to create a healthier campus community.
Dean Feuer NAE

GSEHD Dean to Lead National Academy of Education

October 28, 2013
GSEHD Dean Michael J. Feuer will serve as president of the national education research organization.
Dr. Akman

Jeffrey S. Akman Installed as Bloedorn Professor

October 28, 2013
Ceremony celebrates SMHS dean’s position as Walter A. Bloedorn Professor of Administrative Medicine.
SEAS Hall of Fame

SEAS Welcomes Seven Alumni into GW Engineering Hall of Fame

October 28, 2013
Goya Foods vice president and several entrepreneurs among those inducted.
Knapp Admissions GWU

A Message from President Steven Knapp

October 23, 2013
President Knapp discusses the university’s undergraduate admissions practices and the university’s commitment to student aid.
Aida Gómez-Robles

To Determine Link Between Humans and Neanderthals, Keep Digging

October 23, 2013
Researchers find that ancient species suspected of being last common ancestor all miss the mark.