Adam Gamoran

How Can Universities Serve the Greater Good?

October 19, 2018

William T. Grant Foundation President Adam Gamoran laid out proposals for reevaluating the way universities look at applied social science.

Stephen J. Trachtenberg

Book Launch: ‘Leading Colleges and Universities’

October 03, 2018

GW President Emeritus Stephen J. Trachtenberg and co-editors Gerald B. Kauvar and E. Gordon Gee discuss their new book and its lessons for higher education leaders.

US surgeon general Jerome Adams

U.S. Must Reduce Stigma to Combat Opioid Epidemic

October 03, 2018

Jerome Adams, U.S. surgeon general, said nurses need to be advocates and leaders that tear down stigma around addiction.  

Image of Bob Woodward discussing "Fear" with Michael Schmidt of the New York Times.

Bob Woodward Talks Trump and the Business of Truth

October 01, 2018

Legendary journalist’s latest book, “Fear,” depicts “a White House going through a nervous breakdown.”

25 years of OIRA

GW Regulatory Studies Center Explores the Future of Regulation

September 28, 2018

Experts in regulatory affairs discussed the impact of the field’s longstanding guidelines on agency rulemaking and their impact under the Trump administration.

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Vice President Mike Pence. (Office of the Vice President)

Can Christine Blasey Ford Get a Fair Hearing?

September 26, 2018

Law professor Naomi Cahn explores what would constitute a fair hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee.

Chuck Todd and Frank Sesno

Chuck Todd Urges Journalists to Fight Back

September 26, 2018

The “Meet the Press” host talked at GW about the Supreme Court nominee, the U.S. deputy attorney general and campaigns to discredit mainstream media.

Supreme Court

Panel at GW Law Previews Supreme Court's Upcoming Term

September 25, 2018

Legal experts discussed cases on the docket and how a Justice Kavanaugh would change the court. 

Voting

GW Encourages Student Voter Registration

September 24, 2018

By Briahnna Brown

With midterm elections quickly approaching, George Washington University students are encouraged to participate by first registering to vote.

David Rubenstein talks to National Churchill Library and Center director Michael Bishop.

Philanthropy Is Personal for David Rubenstein

September 20, 2018

The philanthropist who helped restore the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial visited the National Churchill Library and Center.

Daniel Lieberman

What Does a Molecule Tell Us about Human Behavior?

September 20, 2018

Daniel Lieberman, a professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, explains how dopamine influences decision making.

NASA astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor

GW Alumna Talks about Life on the International Space Station

September 20, 2018

Serena Auñón-Chancellor, B.S. '97, said astronauts learn to be like “graceful airplanes” floating in micro-gravity.

Image of Jose Andres

Facing Hurricane Florence, José Andrés Recounts Lessons of Maria

September 17, 2018

The chef and humanitarian stopped at Lisner to discuss his new book, “We Fed an Island” and his work with Puerto Rican communities devastated by 2017 hurricane.

Ruth BAder Ginsburg

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Visits GW

September 14, 2018

The U.S. Supreme Court justice talked about diversity in the legal profession with GW Law community and the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association.

 

New York City Midterm Elections Panelists

Alumni Panels Discuss Midterm Elections

September 14, 2018

GW graduates involved in national politics talked about the November 2018 midterm elections in a series of events across the United States.