GW Today Archives

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GW President Steven Knapp and Teamsters' General President James P. Hoffa

GW President’s Medal Awarded to Teamsters’ James P. Hoffa

January 30, 2014
Labor union leader played key role in launching worker research center at Gelman Library.
Chris Arterton

State of the Union: Less Inspiring Rhetoric, More Realistic Goals

January 29, 2014
Political Management Professor Chris Arterton discusses President Obama’s address.

University Announces New Director of Media Relations

January 29, 2014
Maralee Csellar has 15 years of experience in higher education communications.
Phillips collection

President Knapp Encourages Collaboration to Promote Arts

January 29, 2014
Dr. Knapp analyzes the importance of arts during a panel with Phillips Collection Director Dorothy Kosinski.
Award-winning Civil War author Tony Horwitz, left, and GW Professor of History and International Affairs Andrew Zimmerman

Civil War Author Tony Horwitz Explores Collision of Past, Present

January 29, 2014
Pulitzer Prize winner discusses complexity, characters, unfinished legacy of America’s bloodiest conflict.

DegreeMAP ‘What If’ Tool Available Online

January 29, 2014
The newly added function makes it simple for students to explore various degree programs.
Akos Vertes

University Receives Up to $14.6 Million to Investigate Biological and Chemical Threats

January 28, 2014
The project, led by Professor of Chemistry Akos Vertes, is funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.
CEO Gallup Jim Clifton

Gallup CEO Says Entrepreneurship Creates Economic Energy

January 27, 2014
Students kick off Lemonade Day D.C., university’s city-wide, social entrepreneurship program.
Tempietto in Kogan Plaza

President Knapp Announces Task Force on Access and Success

January 27, 2014
The new effort builds on commitments made at White House summit on college opportunity.
legal clinics

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Celebrates Law School Event

January 27, 2014
The justice inaugurates new legal clinic.
myron belkind

SMPA’s Myron Belkind Elected National Press Club President

January 27, 2014
The professorial instructor is officially inaugurated as head of world’s leading professional organization for journalists.
George Pelecanos

George Pelecanos Inspires Future Writers

January 27, 2014
The writer known for D.C. crime novels and ‘The Wire’ visits GW through Jenny McKean Moore Reading Series.
Nicole Callahan

Alumna to Low-Income Students: ‘You are Not Alone’

January 26, 2014
Student aid advocate Nicole Callahan speaks about the cost and value of higher education.
TEDxFoggy Bottom

TEDxFoggyBottom Dares to ‘Illuminate’

January 26, 2014
The student-organized event will spotlight unique voices from GW and beyond.
Sean Keefer

Sean Keefer Remembered for His Compassionate Heart and a Bright Mind

January 25, 2014
The George Washington community celebrates the life of the freshman Honors student.