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GW Nursing’s Karen Drenkard Receives 2020 Year of the Nurse Award

December 04, 2020

The award honors outstanding nurses throughout Virginia who have made exceptional contributions to the nursing profession during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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GW Nursing Research Seeks to Reduce Disparities in Maternal Mortality

December 02, 2020

The research project, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, will focus on the role of fathers and their involvement in pregnancy and postpartum care.


GW Conducts Comprehensive HVAC Assessment

November 24, 2020

The university completed a broad evaluation of its current heating and cooling mechanical capabilities as part of an initiative to boost safety.

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GW Law Dean Is Formally Installed

November 23, 2020

Dayna Bowen Matthew was named Harold H. Greene Professor of Law in a virtual ceremony.

University Community Provides Feedback on Colonials Moniker

November 23, 2020

A special committee composed of faculty, students, staff and alumni heard from GW community members in three virtual town halls.

Health and Safety Paramount in GW Athletics Return to Competition

November 21, 2020

Extensive measures planned in all aspects of athletics operation.

Faculty Assembly Remarks by Board Chair Grace Speights

November 19, 2020

Ms. Speights delivered remarks at the November 2020 Faculty Assembly.

Resolution to Recognize the GW Community for its Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

November 19, 2020

Board of Trustees Chair Grace Speights announced the board passed a resolution of appreciation and gratitude. 

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Leadership Thanks Community, Discusses GW’s Future at Faculty Assembly

November 19, 2020

Board of Trustees chair announces resolution of appreciation and gratitude to the university community.

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Spring Semester, Provost Office Planning Discussed at Faculty Senate

November 16, 2020

The university released the spring academic calendar and Provost M. Brian Blake provided an update on academics.

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New Partnership Allows GWorld Fund Donation to Help Students Experiencing Food Insecurity

November 16, 2020

The initiative, made possible through nonprofit Swipe Out Hunger, launches during Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week.

Spring Academic Calendar and Housing Update

November 13, 2020

University leadership gives information on spring 2021 semester.


GW Experts Tapped for Biden’s Transition Team

November 12, 2020

Five faculty members were named to help with the presidential transition.

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Students, Leadership Collaborate to Expand Free Digital News Resources

November 09, 2020

The GW community now has access to The Washington Post, The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal.

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Physics Collaboration Seeks to Shed Light on Particle Formation

November 04, 2020

GW researchers leading an international collaboration to expand capabilities at a U.S. Department of Energy national laboratory and provide opportunities for student researchers.