GW Researchers Awarded $1 Million to Study Cellular Memory

February 25, 2021

The project, supported by the W.M. Keck Foundation, presents a new hypothesis about how cells learn to adapt to past experiences. 

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GW to Transform Service and Care for Residential Students

February 24, 2021

Roles are being reimagined so students can work in areas more tailored to their interests, and live-in staff will assume more managerial involvement.

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All Access: Graduate School of Education and Human Development Dean

February 24, 2021

GSEHD Dean Michael Feuer spoke about the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion in education and GSEHD’s impact on policy.

GW Alumnus Elected to National Academy of Engineering

February 23, 2021

Christopher J. Wiernicki, M.S. ‘83, has been recognized for his innovations in the design, engineering and operation of ships and offshore structures.

Law School

GW Law Alumnus Makes $2 Million Bequest to Start Scholarship Fund

February 18, 2021

A gift from Kenneth E. Jaconetty will create an endowed need-based scholarship to support law students from diverse backgrounds to pursue studies in intellectual property law.

Future Enrollment Planning Task Force Prioritizes Academics, Diversity and Meeting Students’ Financial Need

February 17, 2021

The university will move forward with the Future Enrollment Planning Task Force’s new undergraduate class profile target recommendations.

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Academic Core Indicators, Vaccine Update Presented at Faculty Senate

February 17, 2021

Provost M. Brian Blake highlighted progress on several student and faculty metrics.

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GW Commits to Eliminating Single-Use Plastics

February 11, 2021

The university also will implement a single use plastics policy to reiterate its commitment, President Thomas LeBlanc announced Thursday.

New Home for Nashman Center, GW to Expand Green Space

February 11, 2021

The Nashman Center will be relocated this spring.

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GW Kicks Off Bicentennial with Virtual Celebration

February 10, 2021

Program included student and faculty performances, a documentary narrated by alumna Kerry Washington and messages from distinguished alumni.

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Virtual Sustainability Summit to Focus on Environment, Equity and Policy

February 08, 2021

The Feb. 11 virtual summit will reflect on 2020 and look at the challenges ahead to innovate and create a sustainable future.

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Board of Trustees Holds Virtual February Meeting

February 08, 2021

The board heard updates about campus activity and planning, new initiatives and the bicentennial.

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GW Nursing Faculty Volunteer to Help Fight COVID-19

February 05, 2021

Faculty members give time to local government health departments through the Medical Reserve Corps.

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Health Care Diplomacy

February 04, 2021

Vaccine Ambassador Initiative Helps Ease Fears and Dispel Myths about the COVID-19 Vaccine.

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GW Prepares for Fall with HVAC Optimization, Increased COVID-19 Testing

February 04, 2021

HVAC initiative moves into its second phase, while Milken SPH lab has introduced self-collected testing and “pooling” samples for faster analysis.