Media Events

Diversity Among the White House Press Corps Explored at GW Discussion

April 23, 2014

The White House Correspondents' Association and the GW will explore diversity among the White House press corps, April 28.

Virginia Secretary of Education Anne Holton to Attend GW Science, Technology and Engineering Day

April 21, 2014

Virginia Secretary of Education Anne Holton will attend student workshops and provide brief remarks to high school students on April 24 on the importance of science, technology and engineering.

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.

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.

GW in the News

Recent Headlines

New York Daily News: Jon Stewart's "Daily show" was President Obama's toughest interview: Jay Carney. White House Press Secretary Jay Carney spoke at GW as part of the School of Media and Public Affairs' conversation series

NBC News: NASA Chief Tells the Critics of Exploration Plan: 'Get Over It'. GW is co-hosting the second annual Humans to Mars Summit this week, with featured guest astrounaut Buzz Aldrin. 

The Washington Post: Journalists Kay and Shipman urge women to close the confidence gap. Joann Weiner, professor of economics, authored the article.

The Washington Post: Six Thoughts on Navarette v. California. Orin Kerr, Fred C. Stephenson Research Professor of Law, authored the article.

Marketplace: President Obama travels east, still pledging a 'pivot.' Steven Biddle, professor of political science and international affairs, was quoted. 

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.