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Employees rock a selfie station at the Foggy Bottom holiday party. (William Atkins/GW Today)

In Photos: GW Holiday Party 2018

December 17, 2018

Employees came together on two campuses for karaoke, photo booths, games and snacks.

The George Washington University and GW Medical Faculty Associates Restructure Relationship

December 14, 2018

University and academic physician practice create strategic alignment.

Max Bone

Students Discuss Impact of KACIF Grant

December 14, 2018

Knowledge in Action Career Internship Fund (KACIF) grant recipients explained how the grant propelled them closer to their goals.

SMHS Researchers Investigate Liver Disease

December 14, 2018

A research team was awarded $2.4 million to evaluate the impact of the nervous system on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

Worker in studio at machine working

Corcoran Offers Art and Design Class Options for Continuing Learners

December 14, 2018

Painting, photography and woodworking are among classes available to non-degree students.

Charlinda Sims

GW Alumna: ‘I Paid My Student Loans off in Four Years’

December 12, 2018

A GWSB course in personal finance that helped graduate student Charlinda Sims figure out how to repay her student loans will be open to undergraduate students for the first time in the spring.

Victor Dzau, president of the National Academy of Medicine.

Scientists Must Consider Implications of Gene Editing

December 11, 2018

Victor Dzau, president of the National Academy of Medicine, said researchers must consider the ethical and social consequences of medical breakthroughs.

Midnight Breakfast 2018

In Photos: Midnight Breakfast 2018

December 11, 2018

Annual tradition offers students a break from preparing for final exams with food and fun.

Igor Efimov

Biomedical Engineering Chair to Be Inducted in National Academy of Inventors

December 11, 2018

Igor Efimov, a SEAS professor who specializes in developing novel therapies for heart diseases, was nominated for his contributions to innovation.

Puerto Rico photo

GW Today’s Top Stories of Fall 2018

December 11, 2018

Research on Hurricane Maria, successful congressional races and high-profile visitors like Bernie Sanders and Ruth Bader Ginsburg marked the most popular stories of the semester.

 Edward W. Gnehm

Video: Elliott School Vice Dean Remembers George H. W. Bush

December 10, 2018

Edward W. Gnehm, Jr., vice dean and Kuwait Professor of Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Affairs at the Elliott School of International Affairs, was appointed U.S.

GW Holiday Video: Raise High in 2019

GW Holiday Video: Raise High in 2019

December 10, 2018


Dennis Gephardt, vice president at Moody’s Investors Service

Faculty Senate Hears Reports on Higher Ed Outlook, GW Budget

December 10, 2018

The group also passed resolutions recommending changes to policy on prohibited relationships with students, Faculty Code.

2018 Career Milestone Carolyn Ross

Longtime Staff Celebrate Their ‘Legacy at GW’

December 07, 2018

University staff recognized for years of service with ceremonies and words of thanks from GW leadership.

Steven Knapp with students in his seminar, "Metaphor."

President Emeritus Returns to the Classroom

December 07, 2018

GW President Emeritus Steven Knapp now teaches a University Honors Program seminar on metaphor.