Thomas Brzozowski

Domestic Terrorism Is a ‘Transnational’ Threat

January 15, 2020

Thomas Brzozowski, counsel for domestic terrorism at the Department of Justice, said publicizing efforts to counter domestic terrorism can be challenging. 

Why Your New Year’s Resolution Should Be Self-Acceptance

December 16, 2019

Kavita Daiya, director of the Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies program, urges people to reframe negative messages about eating and weight loss ahead of 2020. 

Laura Underwood

Rep. Underwood Discusses Her Bipartisan Efforts to Improve Maternal Health

December 09, 2019

The Illinois congresswoman spoke at GW’s Edward M. Brandt Jr. Memorial Lecture in Women’s Health and Health Policy Leadership Series.

Sequestrada

New Film Highlights Environmental, Social Costs of Belo Monte Dam

December 03, 2019

‘Sequestrada’ was produced by Sabrina McCormick, who says complex projects like dams in the Amazon lead to deforestation, flooding and displacement. 

French Ambassador to the United States Philippe Etienne

France’s Perspective on the State of Europe

November 21, 2019

French Ambassador to the United States Philippe Etienne called for a sovereign European Union.

Colonists trade with Wampanoag Indians at Martha’s Vineyard

Carving the Thanksgiving Story

November 20, 2019

History professor David J. Silverman’s new book takes a close look at how the traditional Thanksgiving story distorts facts about Native Americans.

Muriel Bowser

Mayor Muriel Bowser Discusses D.C.’s Future

November 20, 2019

During a George Talks Business Event, the mayor shared plans she has to attract businesses to D.C. and solve some of the problems the District is facing with affordability.

Heart and Vascular Institute Marks 10 Years of Care in Honduras

November 20, 2019

Every year a team of GW medical professionals travel to Honduras to implant pacemakers and defibrillators for patients in need. 

Nikki Haley

Knowing the Power of Her Voice

November 19, 2019

Former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley discussed her book at GW’s Presidential Distinguished Event Series.

GW Professor Hope Harrison, then a graduate student, visited the Berlin Wall at the time of its historic fall.

A Witness When the Berlin Wall Came Down

November 18, 2019

Professor Hope M. Harrison, who was in the city during the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, now studies the way it is remembered.

ISIS Files

‘ISIS Files’ Offer a New View into the Terrorist Organization

November 15, 2019

Program on Extremism experts discussed how internal documents left behind by the Islamic State in Iraq shape our understanding of ISIS ahead of March public release.

Diversity Summit

Actress MJ Rodriguez Shares How to Live Boldly

November 11, 2019

During the fifth annual Diversity Summit, keynote speaker MJ Rodriguez, who stars in Pose on FX, discussed how she learned to be proud of her identity.

SMPA 2020 election preview

Looking Forward to the 2020 Election

November 11, 2019

Political analysts discuss President Trump’s chances of re-election and Democrats’ appeal to a polarized electorate.

 Eli Gottlieb

Identity Formation in the Digital Age

November 11, 2019

Visiting GSEHD professor and cognitive psychologist Eli Gottlieb discussed how young people shape their sense of self and community online.

Waging Peace in Vietnam

Elliott School to Host Vietnam War Protest Exhibition

November 07, 2019

A week of events at the Elliott School will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the of Vietnam War protests and give the GW community a chance to explore Vietnamese food, music and culture.