2019 Capital Markets Program Scholars panel

Capital Markets Luncheon Celebrates Investments in Human Capital

November 06, 2019

The IFC-Milken Institute Capital Markets Program at GW provides mid-career financial professionals from developing and emerging economies with skills to grow their markets and foster global prosperity.

Mary Ann Stinson and Michael Redmond II

GW Students Work to Close the ‘Opportunity’ Gap in D.C. Schools

November 04, 2019

GSEHD students Mary Ann Stinson and Michael Redmond II take creative teaching approaches to accelerate gains in at-risk D.C. public schools.

Intramural awards

Intramural Funding Opportunities Enhance Research Growth

November 04, 2019

Funding for new and collaborative projects provides faculty with a stepping stone to scholarly and research success. 

Rep. Will Hurd

Rep. Will Hurd Says He Will Serve His Country Another Way

October 31, 2019

The Texas Republican talked about his tenure and why he’s leaving Congress at a GSPM MasterClass Series.

Kelly Hooper, a senior journalism major

SMPA Students Contribute to The Washington Post Opioids Coverage

October 30, 2019

Three current students and a recent graduate worked with former SMPA professor to report on the opioid crisis in West Virginia.

Planet Forward Storyfest 2019

A Once in A Lifetime Trip to Galápagos

October 28, 2019

GW Planet Forward Storyfest winners talk about traveling to the Ecuadorian province to study plants and wildlife.


SEAS Showcase 2019

SEAS Showcase Displays Student Research

October 28, 2019

The 13th annual Research and Development Showcase exhibits projects aimed to cut emergency room waiting times, develop off-grid refrigerators and more.

For Fruit Flies, Longer Sperm Means Longevity for Future Generations

October 24, 2019

New research from the Department of Biological Sciences finds that female fruit flies gain a genetic benefit from selective mating.

Science Unscripted

Critical Thinking Is ‘the Price You Have to Pay’ for Internet Use

October 20, 2019

Three creators and architects of the Internet spoke at GW about challenges facing the computing field. 

Stephanie Purwanto

Elliott School Student Researcher Explores Historic Media Misinformation

October 14, 2019

Stephanie Purwanto traveled abroad to study how historic media representation of Chinese-Indonesian relations impacted present-day matters. 

High-Impact Research Strategic Planning Committee Announces Public Forum

October 07, 2019

The first public forum on Oct. 10 will seek feedback from the GW research community as the committee works toward recommendations on high-impact research for the strategic plan.


GW Researchers Receive $7.8 Million to Establish Rare Disease Network

October 07, 2019

This is the first large organized effort to search for improvements in research, treatment and education for myasthenia gravis, a chronic autoimmune disease.


How Did the Extinction of Saber-Toothed Cats Impact Other Mammals?

October 01, 2019

A new paper co-authored by Professor Andrew Barr highlights the potential impact of future large animal extinctions.

Keynote speaker Claire Howell Major discussed how teachers can learn from evaluation. (Harrison Jones/GW Today)

GW Libraries and Innovation Launches Instructional Core at Teaching Day

September 30, 2019

New unit will provide a single destination for instructors in search of teaching solutions.

David M. Rubenstein

From Blue-Collar Birth to Billionaire

September 30, 2019

David M. Rubenstein, co-founder of the Carlyle Group, discussed his path to financial success at George Talks Business.