Researchers Develop Therapy to Fight Blood Clots and Cancer Metastasis

February 15, 2019

A preclinical study of deactivated platelets promises new approach to treating diseases.

Karly Cohen research

Using 3D Models to Study Invasive Silver Carp

February 11, 2019

As a student researcher, Karly Cohen studied how filter-feeding fish taking over the Mississippi River Basin are able to eat so much.

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Understanding Glass Flutes with Medical Imaging

February 07, 2019

SEAS Professor Murray Loew is working with an interdisciplinary team to classify the condition of historical glass as part of a NEH-funded project.

Neil Johnson, CCAS

Simpler Parts Make for a more Efficient System

February 06, 2019

Neil Johnson, data science expert, found that decentralized systems are more efficient at reaching a target when its components are not overly capable.

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Why Are Women Less Likely to Receive Effective Treatment for Heart Attacks?

February 05, 2019

Women with heart attack symptoms are less likely than men to receive aspirin and other evidence-based therapies during EMS care.

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President LeBlanc Shares Keys to Leadership

January 31, 2019

During the inaugural George Talks Business event, Dr. LeBlanc discussed ways the university will stay on the cutting edge of higher education.

Shannon McKeown

Study Abroad Ignites Passion for Undergraduate Research

January 31, 2019

Senior Shannon McKeown was inspired to research Jordanian national identity following a semester in Amman.

Benjamin Hopkins

Closing the Gap on Critical Need for East Asian Language and Area Studies

January 28, 2019

The GW Sigur Center for Asian Studies and the Institute for Korean Studies were awarded funding to establish a national resource center to broaden the study of the East Asian region.

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Three Appeals Court Judges Preside Over Moot Court

January 28, 2019

Federal judges anchor bench in Van Vleck Moot Court Competition finals.

Emilia Entcheva

The Future of Personalized Medicine

January 25, 2019

SEAS professor Emilia Entcheva, a pioneer in cardiac optogenetics, is advancing stem cell science through federally-funded research.

Robert Pless

Using Computer Science to Tackle Human Trafficking

January 22, 2019

SEAS professor Robert Pless was awarded $1 million to expand a machine-learning project that identifies photographed hotel rooms.

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GW Experts Train More Than 5,000 in Mass Casualty Care

January 21, 2019

SMHS experts travel the country to teach civilians and first responders how to act quickly in the moments after a tragedy.


Early Observations of a Supernovae Provide New Insights on Gamma-ray Bursts

January 18, 2019

A CCAS professor was part of global research team explaining why some supernovae do not emit gamma-ray bursts.

Kirk Borne

Early Data Literacy Will Transform STEM Pipeline

January 17, 2019

Kirk Borne, a leading data scientist, said every student should learn basic coding skills to thrive in the modern workforce.

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SEAS Researchers Discover New Evidence of Superconductivity at Near Room Temperature

January 16, 2019

These findings, published Monday in Physical Review could open the door to a new era of physics