Maida Whithers

University Professor Among Those Honored at Mayor’s Arts Awards

October 31, 2014

Maida Withers receives special recognition at Lisner Auditorium event; alumnus receives excellence in teaching award.


D.C. Music Archive Opens at Gelman Library

October 29, 2014

New university collection chronicles history of local music, including folk, hardcore, go-go.

Pop Up Market

More than 80 D.C. Residents Receive Fresh Produce and Health Screenings

October 27, 2014

George Washington University’s Urban Food Task Force Pop-Up Produce Market provides access to healthy food and health screenings.

DC 2024

2024 Olympics in D.C.? Former GW Trustee Leads Effort To Make It Happen

October 27, 2014

W. Russell Ramsey says local universities could benefit from the games.

Block Party

Colonials Weekend Spotlights GW University Pride

October 20, 2014

A performance by comedian Seth Meyers, the annual Neighborhood Block Party, Vern Harvest and more unite GW community in celebration of university spirit.

BOT Fall Meeting

Campaign, Research and SEH Highlighted at Board Meeting

October 18, 2014

Science and Engineering Hall opening event set; “Making History” surpasses $600 million.

Jose Andres

Chef José Andrés’ New Restaurant Is Coming to the George Washington University

October 14, 2014

Beefsteak, Mr. Andrés’ first fast-casual restaurant, opens in January 2015.

John Payne, Head of Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Dies

October 10, 2014

Augustinian Friar had been at the school since 1995.

'Poseidon': George Washington University’s Link to Greece

October 03, 2014

Alum brings a modern Greek sculpture to Foggy Bottom campus.

Textile Museum

Opening Date Set for George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum

October 02, 2014

The new museum on the Foggy Bottom campus to premiere first exhibitions on March 21, 2015.


GW Releases Annual Security Report

September 29, 2014

Disciplinary referrals up, new categories added after reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act.

Corcoran Galleries Close for Renovations

September 29, 2014

Gallery space in the Corcoran building on 17th Street closed to the public this weekend as the National Gallery of Art prepares to start yearlong renovations.

Corcoran Library

Corcoran Library Moves to Gelman

September 22, 2014

Arts collection brings more than 40,000 books to the George Washington University.


From Design to Construction: Behind the Scenes of the Science and Engineering Hall

September 21, 2014

Engineers and architects discuss the innovative strategies they used to construct the project.

Safety Expo

Playful Meets Prepared at University Emergency Management Expo

September 19, 2014

Representatives from over 40 on-campus, local, federal and nonprofit agencies and organizations gathered on University Yard to take part in the expo, presented by GW’s Office of Safety and Security