First Presidential Debate

Q & A: What to Expect from the Presidential Debate

September 26, 2016

Political Management Program deputy director says candidates need to show poise, positivity.

GW Battleground Poll

Clinton, Trump or Neither? Voters Weigh Options

September 07, 2016

New GW Battleground Poll shows a conflicted electorate.

Program on Extremism Director Lorenzo Vidino. (GW Today file photo)

Program on Extremism Expands Research, Expertise

August 29, 2016

Director Lorenzo Vidino discusses ongoing research and expansion of expertise on radicalization.


Key Highlights from Historic Democratic National Convention

August 01, 2016

Hillary Clinton is the first female Democratic Presidential Nominee—GSPM’s Gary Nordlinger discusses takeaways and what’s next.

Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend to Honor Six Graduates

July 25, 2016

The annual signature event will also feature a ’90s cover band and more.


A Look at the Democratic National Convention

July 25, 2016

Ahead of the convention in Philadelphia, professional in residence and President of Nordlinger Associates Gary Nordlinger explains what we should expect.


Top Takeaways from the GOP Convention

July 25, 2016

GSPM Interim Director Lara Brown provides a recap of what happened in Cleveland.

From left, panelists Sebastian Rotella, Lorenzo Vidino and Peter Neumann. (Logan Werlinger/GW Today)

Terrorism Threat at an ‘Unprecedented Level’

July 18, 2016

GW panel warned of high danger of terror attack in Europe two days before 84 people died in Nice.


After the Brexit, EU Enters Unknown Territory

June 27, 2016

The United Kingdom awoke Saturday morning to find it was no longer part of the European Union following an unprecedented referendum in which 52 percent of voters cast their ballots in favor of a “B

Global Women's Institute Director Mary Ellsberg

Defenders in the ‘War on Girls’

June 20, 2016

Gender 360 Summit convenes activists to fight gender-based violence among adolescents.


Orlando Massacre: What We Know

June 15, 2016

By Julyssa Lopez

OPHI Director Sabina Alkire, Oliver T. Carr Jr. Professor in International Affairs at the Elliott School

GW Partnership Measures Poverty beyond Income

June 09, 2016

Researchers use multidimensional poverty index to combat specific deprivations suffered by poor populations.

U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul

House Homeland Security Chair Warns of Expanding Islamist Terrorism Threat

May 20, 2016

Rep. Michael McCaul tells GW audience violent extremists are not on the run, but on the march.

Rep. James Langevin

Is U.S. Ready for Cyber War?

May 19, 2016

Military experts speaking at GW say Pentagon needs to improve agility and speed in defending against cyber attacks.

Four Years with the Class of 2016

Four Years with the Class of 2016

May 13, 2016

Top stories from graduating class’s time at GW show range of visitors and experiences.