Media Events

Sounds of South African Political Upheaval and Freedom to Ring

Hugh Masekela and Vusi Mahlasela to bring the sounds of South Africa to George Washington University's Lisner Auditorium on Feb. 22.

What if You Could See What a Dancer Feels on Stage?—You Can

Maida Withers Dance Construction Company will celebrate 40th season on March 19.

Andy Warhol Prints Featured in Luminaries exhibition at the Luther W. Brady Art Gallery

Luminaries: Portraits from the GW Permanent Collection will feature six Andy Warhol prints. Opening reception is Feb. 11.

UK National Crime Agency Director General to Address Global Crime at GW Event

Keith Bristow will present on transnational organized crime and its role as a national security threat, Jan. 29.

‘America’s Supernanny’ to Present Parenting Tips at GW

The George Washington University Parenting Initiative will host a conversation with Deborah L. Tillman, star of the Lifetime Television program “America’s Supernanny” on Feb. 4.

‘Voices of American Design’: Visions Realized with Glass

Master glass artist Dan Dailey will host the third lecture in the “Voices of American Design” series at the new George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum, Feb. 12.

GW in the News

Recent Headlines

The Washington Post featured a meeting between Ava, the little girl who cried because she couldn’t meet George Washington, and the GW mascot at a men’s basketball game in the article “Girl who cried in viral video finally meets George Washington,” by Scott Allen.

Politico quoted Randall D. Eliason, professorial lecturer in law, in the article “Eric Holder plugs his legacy on leak case,” by Josh Gerstein.

NBC News (online) quoted Valerie Hu, professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, in the article “'Lightning Striking Twice': Autism Genes Randomly Mutated, Study Finds,” by Maggie Fox.

Kaiser Health News quoted Dale Lupu, program developer at the Center for Aging, Health & Humanities, in the article “Why should I start thinking about hospice care, for myself or a loved one?” by Caroline E. Mayer.

WTOP-FM (online) featured the men’s basketball team in the article “Colonials try to smooth out edges as they enter gauntlet of schedule,” by Noah Frank.