GW Today Archives

Browse past GW Today articles in our archives.

Coffee With Cadets

Veteran GSPM Student Campaigns Against Hate

March 20, 2019

Luke Lorenz applies his political management studies to running his nonprofit, which seeks to address prejudice and political polarization.   

Peace Corps

GW Leads List of Peace Corps Volunteer Producers

March 20, 2019

For the second year in a row, the university ranks first among Peace Corps’ list of medium-sized colleges and universities.


GW Law Professor Crafts Police Use of Force Legislation

March 20, 2019

Maryland state legislator introduced police use of force bill based on Cynthia Lee’s model legislation for deadly police shootings.


GW Transportation Team Innovates with App Development

March 19, 2019

The group was awarded $25,000 to develop a smartphone app as part of a D.C. public innovation competition.

Message from President LeBlanc on New Zealand Mosque Attacks

March 18, 2019

“As a community, we at GW must be present for those in need and offer compassion and support,” Dr. LeBlanc writes.

Matt Hodgkins

Staff Focus: Matt Hodgkins Tells the Story of GW

March 18, 2019

By Tatyana Hopkins

Reem Eltahir

How I Got the Job: From Tech Internship to Employment Offer

March 18, 2019

Senior Reem Eltahir developed connections and utilized confidence and honesty about her skillset to land a computer engineering job at Intel.

Match Day 2019

GW Med Students Make a Match

March 18, 2019

Medical students ripped open envelopes at noon Friday to discover where they would be pursuing residency.

Alex Zois

Fifth-Year Alex Zois Leads the Way for GW Gymnastics

March 18, 2019

The team is focused on improving every week and peaking at the right time ahead of conference championships.


GFLEC Launches Fast Lane: An Online Financial Education Resource

March 18, 2019

The new website will offer free, research-based resources aimed to bring financial education into high schools.

Prudence Bushnell

Women’s Leadership Program Hears from Foreign Service Professionals

March 14, 2019

Former Ambassador Prudence Bushnell was among the international affairs experts who shared advice with the first-year students about careers in diplomacy.

Terry Nolan Jr.

Colonials Win First Game in Atlantic 10 Tournament

March 13, 2019

Men’s basketball team will face George Mason on Thursday after overtime victory over the University of Massachusetts.

Astrobatrachus kurichiyana

New Species of Frog Sheds Light on Major Biodiversity Hotspot in Southern India

March 12, 2019

Discovery will help researchers better understand a region known for its evolutionary significance.

GW Posse Plus Retreat

GW’s Posse Plus Retreat

March 12, 2019

Junior Alexes Harris gives her account of the three-day retreat where members of the GW community discuss sometimes controversial issues in a safe space.