GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Professor Michael Mann

Human Activity Is a Major Factor Driving Wildfires

April 29, 2016
Study weighs human influence and climate factors in wildfire forecast through 2050.
Maurice Smith, coordinator of academic service learning, with Engaged Faculty Award winner Tara Scully. (William Atkins/GW Today

Classrooms in the Community

April 27, 2016
Students and faculty share ways to interweave classwork and social work at Academic Service Learning Symposium.

Chalk-In Draws Crowd with Finals Approaching

April 27, 2016
The stress-relief event provides an outlet for students at the end of the spring 2016 semester.
Bernard Amadei

Engineers Without Borders USA Founder: I Want to Bring the Heart into the Equation

April 27, 2016
Bernard Amadei advocates ‘engineering with soul’ at annual Frank Howard Lecture.

Arthur S. Flemming Award Winners Announced

April 27, 2016
Federal employees who predict water cycles and pirate attacks are among those recognized by GW for public service contributions.

Nana Agyemang Receives White House Correspondents’ Association Scholarship

April 27, 2016
The SMPA senior will attend the annual WHCA Dinner and meet the president and first lady.
Louise Mushikiwabo

Foreign Minister Says Rwanda's Future Is Bright

April 27, 2016
Louise Mushikiwabo tells GW audience that lifting border restrictions and collaborating with other countries are keys to Rwanda's economic growth.
Paws for Stress students with dogs on University Yard

Campus Events to Help Relieve Stress during Finals

April 25, 2016

Visit the pop-up petting zoo, eat breakfast with the provost or relax at GW Libraries study breaks, among other events.


Career Quest Students Share NY Experiences

April 25, 2016
Networking trek offers inside access to Hulu, the American Red Cross, Citigroup, the Guggenheim and other potential employers.
Battleground Poll

GW Battleground Poll: Americans Engaged but Tone Is Affecting Voters

April 25, 2016
Clinton, Cruz, Trump all have unfavorable rating above 50 percent.
NEXT exhibition 2016

Corcoran NEXT Opening Draws Large Crowds

April 25, 2016
Annual showcase of work by students graduating from the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design closes on May 15.
GW faculty honored

University Faculty Receive High Honors

April 25, 2016
Three professors recognized for their work in political science, history and astrophysics.
Faculty Honors

‘A Fun Challenge’ for Teaching Awardees

April 22, 2016
Two winners of GW’s faculty awards discuss what they love about teaching and research.
GW Vibes

Excellence in the GW Community

April 22, 2016
Students, staff and faculty recognized for accomplishments and contributions to the university.
Kirk Bloodsworth

DNA Case Study Turns Real for Student Investigators

April 22, 2016
Forensic molecular biology students meet the wrongly imprisoned man their work could have kept out of prison.