GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.


Alumna and Olympian Elana Meyers Taylor Visits Smith Center

January 23, 2018

Elana Meyers Taylor bounced her shoulders as the George Washington University fight song kicked into gear inside Charles E. Smith Center on Monday evening.

Textile journal

GW Museum and Textile Museum Relaunches Textile Museum Journal

January 22, 2018
Annual scholarly journal, on hiatus since 2004, is back in circulation in digital form.
GW students

Provost Announces Reorganization to Enhance Student Experience

January 22, 2018
Laurie Koehler to lead creation of new entity bringing together the strengths of the current Divisions of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management and Retention.
President LeBlanc and GW alumni, family and friends

Presidential Community Welcome Series Launches in Philadelphia

January 22, 2018
President Thomas LeBlanc will travel around the United States to meet with members of the GW community and share his vision for GW.
GW career fair

As Students Job Hunt, GW Enhances Support for Connections with Alumni

January 22, 2018
The upcoming Spring 2018 Career and Internship Fair and the new GW Career Connect platform will bring together students and alumni for networking, mentoring and professional advice.

GW Community Spreads MLK's Messages

January 22, 2018
Members of the GW community read MLK’s writings during “Messages from the Mountaintop.”

How the Government Shutdown Impacts GW

January 20, 2018
University officials weigh in on what the GW community should know about the federal government shutdown.

University Monitoring Potential for Government Shutdown

January 19, 2018
The university will continue to operate normally and provide continued updates and resources to the GW community.

‘Whose Streets’ Documents Activism in Ferguson

January 19, 2018
Documentary film on the aftermath of the shooting death of Michael Brown by a police officer in the Missouri town is screened and discussed at SMPA.

McNair Scholars Learn about STEM Opportunities at GW

January 19, 2018
Undergraduate scholars from Florida International University visit Science and Engineering Hall, explore graduate STEM programs.

How to Prioritize Exercise, Healthy Eating Goals in 2018

January 18, 2018
Jennifer Sacheck, chair of the Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, said practical and sustainable goals are the key to forming long-lasting habits.

GW Community Reaches out for MLK Jr. Day of Service

January 16, 2018
Hundreds of volunteers complete service projects with area nonprofits, D.C. public schools and others.

SMPA to Focus on Urban and Rural Divide with New Grant

January 16, 2018
The school was awarded $699,600 to study how different communities experience their worlds within political and cultural media bubbles.
President Thomas LeBlanc with students

Welcome Back Message from President LeBlanc

January 16, 2018
Dr. LeBlanc thanks university community for feedback, notes start of progress on key priorities.

Faculty Senate Opens Conversation on Enterprise Resource Planning

January 16, 2018
GW’s chief information officer presented on possible changes in GW's digital platform with a focus on services that impact student experience and success.