GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.


President Trump 'Makes Decisions Alone'

November 30, 2017
Washington Post reporter Robert Costa says no "guiding principle" determines the president's choices, despite conflicting input from members of his inner circle.
Peter Konwerski

Vice Provost and Dean of Student Affairs to Step Down

November 28, 2017
Over 25-year-plus career, Peter Konwerski has worked to improve student life, well-being and engagement at GW.

What’s Next for DACA?

November 28, 2017
Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute Director Elizabeth Vaquera and scholar Aaron Madrid Aksöz discuss legislation to protect approximately 800,000 Dreamers.

Sophomore Colloquium Delves into Nature, Culture of Children

November 28, 2017
In CCAS’s Sophomore Colloquium course, Professor Jamie Cohen-Cole works side-by-side with a small group of students to explore the confluence of science and culture.

Brandon Kohrt Installed as Charles and Sonia Akman Professor in Global Psychiatry

November 28, 2017
The professorship is endowed by the late cousin of SMHS Dean Jeffrey S. Akman.
SEH students

Research Scholarships to Support Women in Engineering

November 28, 2017
Eight women will be able to conduct research under faculty mentors as part of funding from the Clare Boothe Luce Program.

SPH Project Aims to Improve Health Outcomes for Infants in Nepal

November 28, 2017
A GW researcher was awarded $4.9 million to study how nutritional supplements impact pregnancy risks and tackle intergenerational health challenges.
Angelo Bechara

Student Raises Awareness of National Debt

November 27, 2017
Angelo Bechara visited the Clinton Global Initiative University to show students how to build effective projects.

David Miliband to Give Keynote Address at GWI Research Unveiling

November 27, 2017
GW’s Global Women’s Institute is releasing the first large-scale research project with data about the prevalence of violence against women and girls in South Sudan.

New Challenges and Successes for GW’s Student-Run Food Pantry

November 20, 2017
A year into its operation, the Store has more shoppers, more partners and more items to offer.

The African Union Chair Calls for Respect of Democracy in Zimbabwe

November 20, 2017
In talk at GW’s Elliott School of International Affairs, Moussa Faki Mahamat says U.S. and Africa share in the fight against terrorism.

Art Students Learn to Sell Their Work at National Portfolio Day

November 20, 2017
Annual event brings together art school aspirants for personalized critiques by school representatives.

University and College Leaders Gather in D.C. to Talk about the Future of DACA

November 19, 2017
GW’s Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute convened the forum to share information and discuss the impact of immigration policies on higher education.

Four Student Organizations Lead Colonial Crowdfunding Projects

November 17, 2017

Program provides GW community an opportunity to support student-led initiatives.


GW Researchers Participate in Annual Society for Neuroscience Meeting

November 16, 2017
Experts presented posters and shared their work at the 47th annual meeting held in Washington, D.C. last week.