Media Events

Buzz Aldrin, Charles Bolden and Alan Stern to Present Vital Reasons for Human to Mars Mission at Conference

April 17, 2014

Explore Mars and the George Washington University Space Policy Institute will host the second annual Humans to Mars Summit, April 22-24.

Ben Folds to Perform Solo Concert at GW Lisner Auditorium

April 16, 2014

On April 28 Ben Folds will take the stage for a solo performance at GW Lisner Auditorium as part of the #LisnerRocks concert series.

Artists, Scholars and Students to Examine Civil War During Two-Day Conference

April 16, 2014

The National Civil War Project Conference will explore the American Civil War and its aftermath through presentations, panels and performances, April 21-22.

Acclaimed Series ‘What Makes It Great’ with Rob Kapilow will Explore Vivaldi’s ‘Four Seasons’

April 15, 2014

On April 27 Rob Kapilow and The Peabody Chamber Orchestra will explore “Spring” and “Summer” from Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons.”

MOMIX’s Newest Work, ‘Botanica’ Comes to D.C., Co-Presented By GW Lisner and Washington Performing Arts Society

April 15, 2014

The concerts on April 25 and 26 fuse elements of dance, theater and cinema with whimsical props, set to a soundtrack ranging from birdsong to Vivaldi.

George Washington University to Host Research Symposium on Urban Quality of Life

April 11, 2014

The GW Sustainable Urban Planning program will host a research symposium on the urban quality of life, April 18.

GW in the News

Recent Headlines

New York Times: Between Obama and Putin, a Game of He Said, He Said. PJ Crowley, research professor of media and public affairs and fellow in the Institute of Public Diplomacy and Global Communications, is quoted.

Washington Post: Is a global wealth tax the key to reducing income inequality? by Joann Weiner, professor of economics.

Reuters: Kitchens could be sources of drug-resistant bacteria. Lance Price, professor of environmental and occupational health, is quoted. 

New York Daily News: Lawyers for former NFL players seeking concussion settlement say fight is far from over. Michael Kaplen, professorial lecturer in law, is quoted.

Washington Post: Fourth Circuit affirms Lavabit contempt order by Orin Kerr, Fred C. Stevenson Research Professor of Law. 

GW President Emeritus Leaves $1.15 Million to the Elliott School of International Affairs

March 28, 2014

GW's Elliott School of International Affairs has received a $1.15 million bequest from The Lloyd H. and Evelyn E. Elliott Charitable Remainder Trust.

GW’s Elliott School of International Affairs New Home of The Washington Quarterly

March 26, 2014

GW's Elliott School of International Affairs will sponsor The Washington Quarterly beginning with the journal’s spring 2014 issue.