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October Marks National Cyber Security Awareness Month

September 28, 2012
George Washington’s Division of Information Technology will hold events to educate the GW community on cyber security threats.

Admissions Unveils

September 26, 2012
New interactive platform enables prospective undergraduate students to create their own GW experience.

University Receives Record $134 Million Grant

September 26, 2012
Effectiveness of glucose-lowering drugs in treating type 2 diabetes is the focus of the multiyear research project to be coordinated by Biostatistics Center.

Lawyers Debate Affirmative Action Case

September 26, 2012
GW hosted a panel with four lawyers who have submitted friend of the court briefs on both sides of the case.

2013 Benefits Open Enrollment to Begin Oct. 8

September 26, 2012
Rx changes, Smoking Cessation Program and expanded Healthy Pregnancy Program new.

George Washington Celebrates Jules Olitski

September 25, 2012

Last week, the George Washington Luther W. Brady Art Gallery opened a special retrospective overview of the works of abstract painter Jules Olitski.

Emeriti Faculty Gifted Lounge in Eckles Library

September 25, 2012
Provost Steven Lerman helped unveil the space, part of the Society of the Emeriti’s efforts to engage retired faculty.

Obama Edges Romney in POLITICO-GW Battleground Poll

September 24, 2012

With 43 days to go until Election Day, President Barack Obama leads Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney among voters at 50 percent to 47 percent, according to a new POLITICO-George Washingt

A Secure Campus

September 24, 2012

Universities across the country, including UCLA, the University of Texas and LSU, have received bomb threats in the past few weeks.

 Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C., addresses opening remarks to panelists and audience members at the "Black Male Experience"

Bringing Conversations on Race into the Open

September 24, 2012
In inaugural Black Male Experience panel at GW, black activists and intellectuals take on difficult issues.

Safety First

September 24, 2012

University, government and business leaders came together at last Wednesday’s eighth annual GW Safety Expo to highlight the importance of emergency preparedness and raise awareness of the dangers o

Career Center, Advisory Council Add New Services

September 24, 2012

The George Washington University Career Center and the Career Services Advisory Council came out of a busy summer offering a slew of new programs, workshops and services for the GW community as par

Opportunity Nation Summit Comes to GW

September 24, 2012

More than 1,200 leaders spent Wednesday on the George Washington University’s Foggy Bottom Campus, addressing an opportunity gap that many said stifles a wide swath of young adults, holding them to

GW Holds Autism & Neurodevelopment Disorders Initiative Day

September 21, 2012
The university kicked off its new initiative by addressing the Congressional Autism Caucus and hosting a research symposium.

Researcher Nabs $1.7 Million to Study ‘Solar Cement’

September 19, 2012
Chemistry Professor Stuart Licht will continue to research how to form cement without producing CO2.