Bhangra Blowout

University Hosts Bhangra Blowout

April 08, 2014

Groups from nine universities entertain Lisner crowd with synchronized dance.

Michael Lewis

Best-Selling Author Talks Wall Street Corruption

April 07, 2014

Michael Lewis discusses his new book, “Flash Boys,” at Lisner.

Lemonade Day

GW Engages Community at Annual Lemonade Day D.C.

April 07, 2014

Mentorship program teaches the sweet side of social entrepreneurship.

ITF Winners

Innovation Task Force Awards Scholarships to Two Students

April 07, 2014

Winners’ business ideas aim to save university $1 million in first ITF competition.

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Message from President Steven Knapp

April 01, 2014

It is my very sad task to report that one of our students has died. Her family has requested that we not release her name at this time.

CADE Recovery Medallions

Grant Boosts Support for Students for Recovery

April 01, 2014

The funding will provide assistance to students recovering from substance misuse and addictive behaviors.

Only at GW Debate

Battle of Partisan Perspectives at ‘Only at GW’ Debate

March 31, 2014

Political experts David Plouffe and Charles Krauthammer analyze policy and the state of the parties.


GW Strongly Represented at Clinton Global Initiative University

March 26, 2014

Eighteen social entrepreneurs from the university participate in annual meeting.

SJT Scholarship

GW Surprises Eight D.C. Students With Full-Ride Scholarships

March 26, 2014

In its 25th year, the Stephen Joel Trachtenberg scholarship program continues to transform lives.

History Lives Here

#HistoryLivesHere Contest Winner Announced

March 26, 2014

More than 1,000 votes cast in residence hall naming competition.

Battleground Poll

Battleground Poll: Voters Say Economy Too Tough for Middle Class

March 25, 2014

Americans pessimistic about economy; strong public support for changing marijuana laws.

Stand for the Troops

Bacon Brothers ‘Stand for the Troops’

March 24, 2014

Rock band fronted by actor Kevin Bacon headlines veterans' benefit at Lisner Auditorium.


School of Nursing Partners With MedStar Washington Hospital Center

March 24, 2014

Students in the W² program will be guaranteed scholarships, employment at the hospital center.

Woven Lives

‘Woven Lives’ Showcases Ancient Oaxacan Traditions at GW

March 24, 2014

Environmental Film Festival, Textile Museum collaboration brings documentary to campus.

Alternative Spring Breaks Detroit

Colonials Serve Communities in Need

March 19, 2014

GW volunteers rebuild, explore, empower on Alternative Spring Break trips.