GW Politics Poll

New GW Poll Shows Voters Poised for Large Midterm Turnout

June 13, 2018
Inaugural GW Politics Poll finds strong support for gun laws, openness to immigration reform, opposition to interference with special counsel.
United States Supreme Court

Supreme Court Ruling Could Lead to Lower Voter Turnout

June 12, 2018
GSPM’s Michael D. Cohen says the decision allowing states to remove inactive voters from its rolls effectively disenfranchises unresponsive voters.
U.S.-North Korea Summit will happen June 12 in Singapore.

U.S.-North Korea Summit Begins Tuesday

June 11, 2018
Elliott School Korea expert Gregg Brazinsky weighs in ahead of the meetings in Singapore.

Tips for Getting Active during Men’s Health Month

June 11, 2018
Jennifer Sacheck, an expert in youth physical activity, encourages men to take small steps to be more active every day.
Clint Watts

Disinformation in the Evolving World of Cyberspace

June 08, 2018
Center for Cyber and Homeland Security Fellow Clint Watts discussed his new book and the manipulation of social media by Russia and other groups.

GW Alumna Prepares for International Space Station Mission

May 31, 2018
NASA astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor, B.S. '97, will launch for her first spaceflight in early June.

James Clapper Talks about the Highs and Lows of a U.S. Intelligence Officer

May 29, 2018
The former director of National Intelligence pushed back against presidential tweets and discussed his new book, “Facts and Fears,” at GW’s Jack Morton Auditorium.

Mary Ellsberg Named to 100 Most Influential People in Gender Policy

May 24, 2018
The founding director of the GW Global Women’s Institute led the first large-scale study on violence against women and girls in South Sudan.

GW Leaders Tackle Health, Education Challenges at 2018 Milken Institute Global Conference

May 17, 2018
The three-day event featured panel discussions with President Thomas LeBlanc and SPH Dean Lynn Goldman.

HHS Secretary Hosts Experts on Children's Mental Health

May 14, 2018
Advocates and specialists gather at GW on National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day.
Jim Bridenstine

Trump Administration to Explore Moon, Mars ‘in Tandem’

May 09, 2018
Jim Bridenstine, the recently-confirmed NASA administrator, said partnerships with private entities will allow the U.S. to lead in space exploration.

Tennessee Senator Receives Inaugural Walter Roberts Award

May 08, 2018
Bob Corker recognized for his leadership by GW’s Institute for Public Diplomacy and Global Communication.
Jake Tapper

Jake Tapper Stresses Moral Courage, Decency in Politics

May 03, 2018
The CNN anchor spoke about his new book, “The Hellfire Club,” and the media’s coverage of Donald Trump during the 2016 campaign.
James Comey

James Comey: U.S. Leaders Should ‘Reflect Our Values’

May 01, 2018
The former FBI director spoke at GW about his new book and the erosion of American norms.
Dr Briant

Facebook’s ‘Monopoly Power’ on Social Media Must be Reduced

April 30, 2018
SMPA visiting scholar Emma Briant, an expert on information warfare, said lawmakers should consider regulating companies like Facebook.