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NSF Grant Supports Future Designers of ‘Trustworthy’ Artificial Intelligence

September 22, 2021

SEAS received $3 million through the National Science Foundation Research Traineeship Program to transform the future of work, develop a new model for graduate education and to fund cross-cutting student scholarship.

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GW Nursing Holds Panel on Future of Profession

September 20, 2021

Leaders in the field discuss nursing education and health equity as part of the School of Nursing’s bicentennial signature event. 

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Voters Express Confidence in Government in New GW Poll

September 16, 2021

Survey results of the poll reflect overall stability with attitudes from last year, showing confidence in America’s future, along with concerns that the country is currently on the wrong track.

Ethan Porter

Fact Checks Curtail Misinformation Beliefs

September 13, 2021

A comparative, cross-country study led by SMPA’s Ethan Porter is among the first to examine how fact-checking can be an effective tool in combatting false claims.

Real Estate

Study Links Housing, Heart Health

September 13, 2021

A new study by Sociology professors Antwan Jones and Gregory Squires ties inclusionary zoning policies to higher affordable housing availability and lower rates of heart disease.

Newspapers

Breaking News: As Newspapers Fold, Will Civics Follow?

September 10, 2021

With newspapers disappearing, Americans are less engaged with local governments. Political science professor Danny Hayes argues the trends are linked—and dangerous to democracy.

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New Collaborative Certificates Prepare GW Business Students for Multidisciplinary Careers

September 07, 2021

Three new graduate certificates launch this fall as part of a new partnership with the School of Engineering and Applied Science.

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Ukraine Seeks Solutions to Drought with GW Experts

September 07, 2021

After Ukraine’s president met with President Biden, the country’s agriculture minister discussed ways that the Environmental and Energy Management Institute at SEAS could help to address the impact of climate change on the Eastern European country.

Ana María del Río-González

HIV-Prevention Project Targets Latina Transgender Women

September 06, 2021

Funded by a $1 million CDC grant, Ana María del Río-González is launching a first-of-its-kind study that uses peer-coaching to support the needs of an understudied community.

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Q & A: Vaccine Researcher David Diemert

September 01, 2021

The clinical director of the GW Vaccine Research Unit discussed the Delta variant and the fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic

Rachel Moran

Q & A: IDDP Fellow Rachel Moran

August 20, 2021

At the Institute for Data, Democracy & Politics, Dr. Moran will study trust in digital information environments and the role of trust in spreading mis- and disinformation.

Ashwini Tambe

For Ashwini Tambe, a Wider World of Women’s Studies

August 19, 2021

As the new director of the Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies program, Ashwini Tambe focuses her scholarship across borders, disciplines and lives.

Brandon Kohrt, the Charles and Sonia Akman Professor of Global Psychiatry

Q & A: SMHS Researcher Brandon Kohrt

August 10, 2021

Brandon Kohrt, the Charles and Sonia Akman Professor of Global Psychiatry and professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, is bringing this strategy to underserved populations in New York City, thanks to a five-year, $3.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.

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Foggy Bottom ‘Living Lab’ Provides Ideal Case Study for Energy System Management

August 09, 2021

A SEAS research team uses GW’s campus to explore how complex urban energy systems can gain resilience as technology evolves.

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GW Researchers Selected to Study the Impact of Mobile Health Services on Intravenous Drug Users

August 05, 2021

The four-year study is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse and sponsored by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.