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Professors Gate

Presidential Search Launched

June 30, 2016
Trustee Madeleine Jacobs will chair the 19-member group tasked with identifying candidates to be the university’s next leader.
CASJE founder Lee Shulman with GSEHD Dean Michael Feuer. (Logan Werlinger/GW Today)

Jewish Educational Research Collaborative Moves to GW

June 27, 2016
The Consortium for Applied Studies in Jewish Education is funded by more than $2 million in grants from nonprofit organizations.
Forrest Maltzman

Forrest Maltzman Named Provost

June 27, 2016
Dr. Maltzman has served as interim provost since January.
Lance Price

GW Researchers Awarded $7 million in Grants to Study Microbiome and Disease Prevention

June 27, 2016
Two GW researchers from the Milken Institute School of Public Health will focus on bacteria affecting HIV transmission and dangerous staph infections.

After the Brexit, EU Enters Unknown Territory

June 27, 2016

The United Kingdom awoke Saturday morning to find it was no longer part of the European Union following an unprecedented referendum in which 52 percent of voters cast their ballots in favor of a “B

Square 75 construction

Controlled Blasting Planned for Square 75 on Pennsylvania Avenue

June 27, 2016
Blasting will occur once daily Monday through Friday.
Chet Sherwood

Brain Trust at George Washington

June 24, 2016
Scientists plan to open a world-class collection of brain tissue and data to preserve and share a dwindling resource that offers unparalleled views into evolution and the mind.
Magnetar Fields

Researchers Find Wind Nebula Surrounding Ultra-magnetic Star

June 20, 2016
Discovery brings scientists closer to solving the mystery of how the strongest magnets in the universe are formed.

Tips for Men’s Health Month

June 20, 2016
Associate professor and strength and conditioning specialist Todd Miller discusses fitness.

Big Tobacco and the Black Community

June 20, 2016
After learning of the tobacco industry’s strategy to target black consumers, Lincoln Mondy, B.A. ’16, took action—and took up a camera.
Global Women's Institute Director Mary Ellsberg

Defenders in the ‘War on Girls’

June 20, 2016
Gender 360 Summit convenes activists to fight gender-based violence among adolescents.
Walkability study

Walkable Urban Places Gain on Suburbs

June 15, 2016
GW researchers say transportation savings and increased job opportunities have made urban centers in the 30 largest U.S. metro areas more equitable for low-income earners.

Orlando Massacre: What We Know

June 15, 2016

By Julyssa Lopez

Kevin Mahala

GW Baseball's Kevin Mahala Drafted by MLB's Pittsburgh Pirates

June 13, 2016
Pirates make shortstop the second GW player to be selected by the team in GW baseball history.
Colonial Inauguration 2016

Class of 2020 Learns to Raise High at Colonial Inauguration

June 13, 2016
Summer CI sessions introduce more than 3,000 students and their families to life at George Washington University.