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Undergraduate Researcher Aims to Map Gentrification in D.C.

June 26, 2019

Senior Gavin Derleth plans to quantify and analyze the impact of gentrification on neighborhoods and members of the local community.

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Pollinators Find a Home at GW

June 24, 2019

Students are studying what kind of insects spend their days feeding off Foggy Bottom flowers to better understand how to support the local ecosystem.

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Milken Institute SPH Launches Summer Institute

June 13, 2019

The school will offer two graduate level courses that aim to provide experiential and skills-based learning for students and working professionals.

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What Can Policymakers Learn from California’s Childhood Vaccine Law?

June 10, 2019

A study led by Avi Dor, Milken Institute SPH professor of health policy and management, found the 2016 law led to an increase in vaccination rates.

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Global Kidney Summit at GW Engages Patients and Practitioners

June 07, 2019

SMHS Professor Dominic Raj recognized as an innovator in nephrology.

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Report Details How Islamic State Supporters Use Telegram

June 06, 2019

The Program on Extremism report finds that IS sympathizers work within private channels and groups to share propaganda and guide operations.

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Chesapeake Bay Ghost Forests Highlight Wetland Transformation

June 06, 2019

A new paper by CCAS researcher Keryn Gedan examines the body of research on land conversion driven by sea-level rise.

Q & A: GWSB Professor on Gender Equity in the Workplace

June 03, 2019

Katina Sawyer, with a grant from the National Science Foundation, will lead a study on gender-inclusive workplace behaviors to identify problems and create solutions.

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Pathways Project Aims to Transform Kidney Care

May 15, 2019

GW Nursing recently launched the second phase of a study that will determine how to implement best practices for patient-centered care.

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Three GW Students Named Goldwater Scholars

May 14, 2019

The prestigious award highlights the work of undergraduate researchers who plan to pursue careers in the natural sciences, engineering or mathematics.

New Report Recommends Greater Transparency in Research

May 09, 2019

Associate Professor Lorena Barba recently presented findings from the congressionally-mandated report on Capitol Hill.

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Bringing Dr. Jane Goodall’s Mission into the Digital Age

May 09, 2019

The GW Innovation Center students are using virtual reality to bring Dr. Goodall’s message of environmental conservation to a new generation.

Christine Lagarde

IMF Managing Director Discusses Global Economic Growth

May 04, 2019

Christine Lagarde shared her thoughts on the world’s momentum for economic development during a George Talks Business event.

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GW Research: No Difference in Calorie Intake in Children Who Drink Low-Calorie or Sugary Beverages

May 02, 2019

A new Milken SPH study shows low-calorie sweetened beverage consumers also take in extra calories compared to children and teens who drink water.

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SEAS Launches Center for Women in Engineering

April 30, 2019

The program aims to help women reach their fullest potential in engineering.