Media Events

D.C. Development Leaders to Share Visions for Future of Affordable, Walkable Communities at GW Conference

September 12, 2014

Henry Cisneros, secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development from 1992-1997, will present his vision for reimagining affordable housing at an event at GW, Sept. 16.

One Year Later: Remembering the D.C. Navy Yard Shooting

September 10, 2014

One year after the Navy Yard shooting, Cathy Lanier, chief of MPD, will discuss the lessons learned from the tragic events, Sept. 17.

GW Lisner Presents Balkan Brass Band Boban and Marko Marković Orchestra

September 05, 2014

Father-son duo will perform at GW Lisner Auditorium, Oct. 3

GW Lisner Presents West African Afro-Pop Singer Salif Keita in Rarely Heard Acoustic Setting

September 04, 2014

Salif Keita, one of the founders of Afro-pop will perform at GW Lisner, Sept. 21

‘Icons of British Sculpture’ Exhibit to Be Presented by the George Washington University’s Luther W. Brady Art Gallery

August 27, 2014

“Icons of British Sculpture” is the first exhibition of GW's Luther W. Brady Art Gallery’s 2014-15 season, Aug. 28 - Oct. 10.

GW Lisner Presents Senegalese Musician Youssou N’Dour

August 25, 2014

Senegalese musician Youssou N’Dour in concert, Sept. 14.

GW in the News

Recent Headlines

The Washington Post mentioned GW’s $80 million donations to support the Milken Institute School of Public Health in the article “Record donations to colleges in D.C., Maryland and Virginia” by Nick Anderson.

In The Wall Street Journal, Mark Sklar, assistant clinical professor of medicine, authored the article “Doctoring in the Age of ObamaCare.”

U.S. News & World mentioned that Vice President Biden stopped by GW to help put together packages for first responders on the anniversary of 9/11 in the article “Joe Biden Surprises With Service Stop and Selfies at GW,” by Nikki Schwab.

Bloomberg Businessweek quoted Celeste Monforton, professorial lecturer in the Milken Institute School of Public Health, in the article “Under New Federal Rules, Employers Will Have to Report All Amputations,” by Josh Eidelson.

The Fiscal Times mentioned research by GW’s National Center for Weight and Wellness regarding the annual cost of obesity in the article “Obesity Rates May Finally Be Leveling Off,” by Marine Cole.