GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Helena Salvi

Recent SEAS Graduate Looks to Nature for Problem Solving

July 31, 2018

Helena Salvi, B.S. ’18, combined engineering and biology to tackle interdisciplinary research projects at GW.

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Trump Administration Officials, Members of Congress Visit Conservative Student Conference

July 30, 2018

Cabinet members Betsy DeVos, Nikki Haley, Jeff Sessions were among the speakers at the National High School Leadership Conference of Turning Point USA.

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Traumatic Family Separations Can Have Lifelong Impact on Children

July 27, 2018

GW expert and former HHS official Jeff Hild said the government needs to do more to reunify families.

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GW Offers High School Students Paths to Health Care Careers

July 26, 2018

The Virginia Governor’s Health Sciences Academy, a collaboration between the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences and Alexandria Public Schools, launched this summer with a bridge program.

Staff Performance Management Changes Implemented

July 26, 2018

Unified review cycle for all staff, online forms and more frequent check-ins aim to improve process.

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GW Study Will Examine Molecular Mechanisms of Male Bias in Autism

July 24, 2018

Assistant Professor Chiara ManzinI was awarded $2 million to study the role of the CC2D1A gene in making males more susceptible to autism than females.

Robert H. Miller Named Vice President for Research

July 23, 2018

The renowned neuroscientist has more than 30 years of experience in research and leadership.

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‘Sexual + Being’ Launches at Corcoran

July 23, 2018

Campaign by the D.C. Department of Health aims to promote sexual health education without judgment or stigma.

Professor of Applied Psychology Lisa Bowleg. (Courtesy Lisa Bowleg)

GW Researcher Receives $3.7 Million Grant to Study Effect of Stressors on Black Men

July 23, 2018

Intersectionality research will look at how different positions of power affect mental and physical health and drug use.

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Other Countries Cope as China’s International Influence Grows

July 20, 2018

Experts on global economics and diplomacy spoke at GW about the impact of China’s massive economy.

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Global Women’s Institute and UNICEF to Partner on Gender Education, Credentialing Programs

July 20, 2018

GWI will develop GenderPro, a new gender program for international development professionals that aims to standardize the field.

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GW Law Expands Program for Non-Lawyers

July 20, 2018

A master’s degree program at the law school offers an alternative to a traditional law degree for those outside of the legal profession.

Disability Advocacy

Students with Disabilities Explore Advocacy

July 20, 2018

The university collaborated with the American Association of People with Disabilities to offer a certificate program in disability advocacy.

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Cartoonist’s Spiked Works Get Public Display

July 19, 2018

Corcoran School hosts exhibition of rejected cartoons by ex-Pittsburgh Post-Gazette cartoonist Rob Rogers. 

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Drawings from '101 Things to Learn in Art School' Donated to Brady Gallery

July 19, 2018

Artist Kit White gifted 82 drawings from his bestselling book in honor of gallery’s late namesake.

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