Five Alumni to Receive Outstanding Service Awards

February 17, 2017

Five George Washington University alumni will receive the Alumni Outstanding Service Award in April for their volunteer efforts in support of the university.


Faculty Senate Hears Updates on Research Funding and Flagg Building Renovations

February 13, 2017
The body also approved an academic forgiveness policy for first year students.

University Kicks Off #CelebrateGW Month of Events

February 13, 2017
GW celebrated the university's founding, annual George Washington Birthday Bonfire and homecoming weekend.
Thomas LeBlanc

Five Takeaways from a Session with Thomas LeBlanc

February 13, 2017
GW’s incoming president talks about his preparation for the job, GW’s strong points and other issues.
Kevin Pelphrey

Progress on Autism Research Highlights Board of Trustees Meeting

February 10, 2017
Kevin Pelphrey, director of the Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Institute, told the board that GW has carved out its niche in autism.
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The GW Board of Trustees Approves Tuition Rates for 2017-18

February 10, 2017
Board maintains the university’s fixed tuition policy; increases for incoming undergraduate students limited to roughly 3 percent.
Julia Haigney

Students: Apply Now for Chance to Speak at Commencement

February 07, 2017
Deadline for entries in the competition for a chance to share your message on the National Mall during Commencement is Feb. 28.

GW PAL Enables Live Tracking in New Update

February 03, 2017
The free smartphone application connects users to emergency services and provides an easy option to call for safe rides late at night in Foggy Bottom.

President Knapp Signs Joint Letter Affirming Support for Immigrant Students

February 02, 2017
The letter from higher education associations was signed by 600 college and university presidents.

Message from GW President Steven Knapp

January 30, 2017
Dr. Knapp responds to presidential executive order on immigration restrictions.

University Statement on Immigration Executive Order

January 30, 2017
The university’s International Services Office provided guidance to the GW community regarding President Trump’s recent executive order.

Living Donor Transplants Inspire Gratitude at GW

January 27, 2017
A GW staff member and a medical student each donated a kidney last month, giving two recipients a new lease on life.
Ali Kolaghassi and Steven Knapp

New Endowed Scholarship Fund Creates Paths to Opportunity

January 27, 2017
Gift from Ali and Lama Kolaghassi supports graduates of King’s Academy in Jordan.
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Aristide Collins to Lead Presidential Transition Working Group

January 25, 2017
Matthew Manfra to serve as interim vice president for development and alumni relations.
Steven Knapp and Hee-Beom Lee

Students to Have Volunteer Opportunities for 2018 Winter Olympics

January 24, 2017
GW signed an agreement to provide up to 50 student volunteers for the games in South Korea.