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.


Heather Berry

Q & A: GWSB Professor on the Importance of Diversity in International Business

September 27, 2019

Heather Berry, who won the 2019 Trachtenberg Prize for Teaching Excellence, will deliver a lecture Oct. 3 on the role differences and distance play in international business.

Chris Rollston

Advanced Imaging Sheds Light on Ancient Inscriptions

September 26, 2019

CCAS researcher Chris Rollston says 2,000-year-old pottery fragments could provide insight on a pivotal point in history.

GTB Carbonell

Nelson A. Carbonell Jr. Shares Keys to Tech Entrepreneurship

September 25, 2019

At a George Talks Business event, the chair emeritus of the GW Board of Trustees discussed the lessons he’s learned through the years

Professor Sylvia Silver

SMHS Awarded $22 Million Grant to Support Collaborative AIDS and Cancer Research

September 24, 2019

The AIDS and Cancer Specimen Resource has been renewed for five years.

SEAS professors

Lighting the Way: The Future of Data Processing

September 24, 2019

Professors Volker Sorger and Tarek El-Ghazawi are pioneering a new way of processing data using light that is faster and more energy efficient. 

tooth replacement

How Do Piranhas Replace Their Sharp Teeth?

September 23, 2019

A new paper by Matthew Kolmann, postdoctoral fellow, changes our understanding of how meat-eating fish and their closest relatives evolved. 

Mark Lerner

Washington Nationals Owner Discusses Baseball’s Future

September 23, 2019

Native Washingtonian Mark Lerner, B.B.A. ’75, shared his thoughts on how the sport can be improved during the next collective bargaining agreement.

Jose Andres

Food in the Era of Shakespeare

September 23, 2019

GW President Thomas LeBlanc joins Chef José Andrés’ course on food and culture during a visit to the Folger Shakespeare Library.

Experience in International Education: Integration of Migrants and Refugees Into Higher Education

GSEHD Course Provides Window into Education for Immigrant Populations

September 09, 2019

Students went to Germany to study its integration of migrants and refugees into higher education, jobs and society.