Media Contacts

Office of Media Relations
2121 Eye St., NW
Rice Hall 5th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20052

Phone: 202-994-6460
Fax: 202-994-9025


News Releases

GW School of Engineering and Applied Science Inducts Six New Members Into GW Engineering Hall of Fame

October 24, 2014

Emily Grebenstein: 202-994-3087,
Jason Shevrin: 202-994-5631,

Chairman of U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission to Join GW Elliott School

October 22, 2014

Allison Macfarlane, chairman of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, will join the GW Elliott School of International Affairs in January 2015 as director of the Center for International Science and Technology Policy and the M.A. program in international science and technology policy.

GW Public Health, Government, Media Experts Available for Comment on Ebola Crisis

October 21, 2014

The George Washington University has the experts available to talk about the health and public policy aspects of the current Ebola crisis.

The Do’s and Don’ts of Halloween: GW’s Medical, Marketing, Urban Development and Religion Experts Available

October 16, 2014

The George Washington University has experts available to comment on Halloween.

IMF/World Bank Annual Meetings: GW Experts Available to Comment

October 10, 2014

The annual meetings for the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group boards of governors will take place Oct. 10-12 in Washington, D.C. The George Washington University has experts available to discuss issues facing both groups.

Statement Regarding Injured Student at GW Residence Hall

October 09, 2014

We are very sad to report that around 4 p.m.

National Geographic to Collaborate with Planet Forward for ‘Campus Voices’ on Food Blog

October 09, 2014

Students from GW’s Planet Forward Campus Consortium, a digital storytelling collaborative housed within GW’s School of Media and Public Affairs, now have the opportunity to have their writing and videos published on National Geographic’s blog The Plate.

GW Professor Aims to 3-D Print Smart Vascularized Tissue

October 08, 2014

Dr. Lijie Grace Zhang has received more than $2.2M as part of the 2014 NIH New Innovator Award to 3-D print vascularized tissue

Supreme Court Begins New Term; GW Legal Experts Available

October 06, 2014

The U.S. Supreme Court began its fall term on Oct. 6. GW has experts available to comment on and preview the current term and cases.

Protests in Hong Kong; GW Experts Available to Comment

October 01, 2014

As widespread protests continue in Hong Kong, GW has experts available to comment on Chinese domestic and international affairs.

Nature Collides with James Bond: Newly Discovered Ant Species Hides in Plain Sight

October 01, 2014

The new ant species, Cephalotes specularis, was discovered by Dr. Scott Powell in the savannah region of Brazil.

GW Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Peru’s Instituto Nacional de Salud

September 29, 2014

Dr. Jennifer Wisdom signed the MOU on behalf of GW in August.

University Statement Regarding the Death of a Student

September 20, 2014

The George Washington University is deeply saddened to report that it received notice from the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) that a GW undergraduate School of Business student was pronounced

U.N. General Assembly Begins; GW Experts Available to Comment

September 17, 2014

The 69th session of the U.N. General Assembly convenes this week. GW has experts available to comment as the session debates key international issues.