Nelson Carbonell

Presidential Selection, School of Nursing Updates Highlight Faculty Senate Meeting

January 17, 2017

The Board of Trustees will establish a presidential transition committee to help onboard Thomas LeBlanc as the university’s 17th president.


Keep Safety in Mind During Inauguration

January 17, 2017

GW students, faculty and staff should be aware of road closures, shuttle changes and general safety tips ahead of the Jan. 20 events.

Every four years, GW gets a close-up view of Inauguration Day. (Rick Reinhard/GW Today)

A Look Back at Presidential Inaugurations

January 13, 2017

Archives show GW’s permanent front-row seat to inaugural festivities.

Ahn Ho-Young, South Korea ambassador to the United States

University Launches Institute for Korean Studies

January 12, 2017

Ribbon-cutting and inaugural conference on humanities and the Korean diaspora mark opening of new institute.

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Sustainable Urban Planning Program Begins Accreditation Process

January 12, 2017

The program received “candidacy status” this month and aims to be fully accredited beginning in 2019.

Thomas LeBlanc

Thomas LeBlanc, 17th GW President: ‘There Is a Special Opportunity Here’

January 09, 2017

Dr. LeBlanc addressed members of the university community on Friday, saying that leading GW will be a great honor, challenge and "incredibly exciting adventure."

Thomas LeBlanc

Thomas LeBlanc Named 17th President of the George Washington University

January 06, 2017

Dr. LeBlanc brings extensive experience in academic leadership, innovation and budgetary management.


President Knapp Signs Climate Action Letter

January 05, 2017

Dr. Knapp joins more than 170 higher education leaders in urging President-elect Trump to speed progress toward a clean energy future.

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Paul Ryan, Bernie Sanders to Participate in CNN Town Halls at GW

January 04, 2017

Students, faculty and staff can request to attend events, which will feature questions from audience members.


University Makes Enhancements to Colonial Inauguration

December 19, 2016

Changes are an effort to make the orientation program more personalized for undergraduate students, increase focus on academic mission and reduce financial cost to families.


GW Announces Development Plans for 2100 Pennsylvania and Rice Hall

December 19, 2016

The redevelopment will generate revenue for academic priorities.

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Faculty Senate Hears Update on Enrollment and Retention

December 12, 2016

The university continues to enhance retention efforts, engaging a wide range of partners who work together to support students’ success.

The George Washington University’s Principles of Support for Undocumented Students

December 09, 2016

The George Washington University is committed to the health and safety of all our students.

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President Knapp Signs Statement Supporting Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program

November 22, 2016

Dr. Knapp is among hundreds of college and university presidents to sign the statement of support for undocumented immigrant students.

Nelson Carbonell

Faculty Senate Hears Update on Presidential Search

November 14, 2016

Board of Trustees Chair Nelson Carbonell said the search committee continues to receive nominations.