Mayberg Center for Jewish Education and Leadership Opens

March 27, 2017
The center will provide graduate level training for Jewish educators, certificate programs for Jewish nonprofit professionals and convene academics and practitioners.
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Newborn Care Shines at Health App Hackathon

March 27, 2017
One team was awarded $10,000 for a proposal to improve patient care with a field-specific calculator for physicians who treat newborns.
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President Knapp Addresses Humanities Advocates

March 15, 2017
Participants discussed the importance of funding for the humanities and spent a day visiting their representatives on Capitol Hill.
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For Black Students with Immigrant Parents, Culture Strain Correlated with High-Risk Drinking

March 13, 2017
Alcohol use is more likely among those who report high stress levels from intercultural encounters.

Retired Admiral Thad Allen Opens the Leadership Forum Series That Carries His Name

March 13, 2017
The expert on managing crises talks to Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration about governing in a complex technological age.

Nurse Practitioners, Physicians Provide Equal Care at Clinics

March 06, 2017
A GW School of Nursing researcher found that community health centers utilizing physician assistants and nurse practitioners meet patient needs.
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Student Innovations Highlighted at SEAS R&D Showcase

February 27, 2017
GW engineering students competed for more than $50,000 in prize money with research that aims to tackle some of the world’s most complex problems.
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GW among Top Fulbright Producers

February 22, 2017
Twelve students are teaching English and conducting research abroad.

Researchers Design Facial Recognition System to Track Wild Lemurs

February 17, 2017
Experts hope the method will help answer evolutionary questions and aid in conservation efforts for the world’s most endangered group of mammals.

Protein-Fueled Fruit Flies More Likely to Produce Successful Sons

February 16, 2017
A GW biology researcher published a paper linking high-protein paternal diets to increased success in offspring mating.

Robert Pless Named Chair of Computer Science Department

February 09, 2017
Dr. Pless is the inaugural holder of the Patrick and Donna Martin Endowed Professorship.

Plans to Improve Water Security, Diabetes Tracking Are among New Venture Competition Quarter Finalists

February 08, 2017
One hundred student groups advanced as quarter finalists in the annual innovation and entrepreneurship contest.
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Edward Seto Installed as King Fahd Professor of Cancer Biology

February 08, 2017
Installation highlights longstanding relationship between Saudi Arabia and the George Washington University.
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Cut Back on Red Meat, Increase Exercise to Improve Heart Health

February 08, 2017
Associate professor of medicine and radiology Brian Choi discusses heart attack risk factors and how to improve heart health.
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GW Celebrates Solar Energy Milestone

February 02, 2017
The university marked the one-year anniversary of full operation of the Capital Partners Solar Project.