Campus Advisories

GW classes canceled; administrative and academic offices closed on March 21

04:27am, Wednesday, March 21, 2018

GW classes are canceled, administrative and academic offices are closed, and activities and events will not take place on Wednesday, March 21 at all of our Washington metropolitan area campuses and locations because of inclement weather.

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GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

James Comey

GW, Politics and Prose Announce Spring Series

March 19, 2018
Former FBI Director James Comey, CNN Anchor Jake Tapper among speakers on campus.

How I Got the Job: Saving the World through Education

March 19, 2018
Senior Leeana Skuby turned her fellowship with Teach for America into a job opportunity.
Historian and author Niall Ferguson. (Photo courtesy author's archive)

Niall Ferguson Examines History of Social Networks in New Book

March 19, 2018
The historian will visit GW’s National Churchill Library and Center Tuesday.
Match Day

GW Medical Students Celebrate Match Day

March 19, 2018
Fourteen students will continue their training at GW; others will head to Vanderbilt, Yale, Stanford, New York University and more.

Researchers Discover Early Evidence Linked to Emergence of Modern Humans

March 19, 2018
The findings, published by lead author Alison Brooks and an international research team that includes GW students and alumni, push back the evolutionary timeline.
GW gate

GW to Host Middle States Evaluation Team

March 19, 2018
Team will interview university community members as part of accreditation process starting March 25.

GW Experts Share Research at UN Commission on the Status of Women

March 19, 2018
Founding director of the GW Global Women’s Institute Mary Ellsberg presented research and led discussions at the annual event.

New Gift to Support GW Institute for Korean Studies

March 16, 2018
The $750,000 donation will help make university a “hub” for Korean studies in D.C. and internationally, institute director says.

SMHS Researchers to Study the Brain’s Role in Obesity-Induced Hypertension

March 13, 2018
The research team, led by Colin Young, was awarded $2.4 million by the National Institutes of Health.

Voters Closely Watching Issues where They Disapprove of Trump, New Poll Says

March 13, 2018
Voters split on economy, concerned about long-term outlook, according to the latest GW Battleground Poll.

George Washington Opens against Ohio State in NCAA Tournament

March 13, 2018
First round game tips off at 1:30 p.m. Saturday; tickets available at noon Tuesday.
Dean Ben Vinson III with students

CCAS Dean Named Provost of Case Western Reserve University

March 12, 2018
Ben Vinson III has supported faculty and student research, Corcoran integration and opening of Science and Engineering Hall during his time at GW.

Message from Provost Maltzman on Graduate Student Unionization

March 09, 2018
Provost explains decision regarding graduate education at GW.

Reimagining Disruption Conference Seeks to Restore Civility in Politics

March 08, 2018
The conference, a special collaboration between GSPM and GWSB, featured the endowed O’Dwyer and Blackburn lectures as well as a panel of former senators who discussed how to fix America’s politics.
SJT 2018

GW Surprises D.C. High School Students with Free Education

March 08, 2018
Now in its 29th year, the Stephen Joel Trachtenberg Scholarship Program gifts tuition, room, board, books and fees to exceptional students.