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News Releases

GW Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Agua Caliente Band Of Cahuilla Indians

February 27, 2015

GW signed a memorandum of understanding with the Agua Caliente Band Of Cahuilla Indians to establish the Richard M. Milanovich Fellowship.

Dr. Watson, Mr. Cook and Dr. Fauci

Apple CEO Tim Cook to Deliver George Washington University Commencement Address

February 25, 2015

Apple CEO Tim Cook will deliver the George Washington University's Commencement address before graduates on May 17.

As Tennessee Weighs Common Core, Report Reviews Early Stages of State’s Achievement School District

February 24, 2015

As education officials in Tennessee weighs the Common Core, report weighs the challenges and opportunities of the state's Achievement School District.

Twitter Could Bring Better Understanding of Vaccine Refusal Patterns

February 24, 2015

The five-year, $1.5 million grant, will use Twitter to track vaccine refusal patterns.

Funding Tomorrow’s Research

February 23, 2015

The winners were awarded cash prizes on Thursday, Feb. 19.

Recovering Attention After a Stroke: Brain’s Right Hemisphere May Be More Valuable

February 17, 2015

The research was published in the Journal of Neuroscience in January.

Eric Arnesen

GW Professor Becomes Inaugural James R. Hoffa Teamsters Professor in Modern American Labor History

February 11, 2015

Eric Arnesen, a specialist in the history of race, labor, politics and civil rights was officially installed yesterday the George Washington University’s James R. Hoffa Teamsters Professor in Modern American Labor History.

Fall Back on Those New Year’s Resolutions? Six Tips to Get Back on Track

February 10, 2015

Emily Grebenstein:, 202-994-3087
Jason Shevrin: jshevrin@

The George Washington University Board of Trustees Approves Tuition Rates for 2015-16

February 06, 2015

The George Washington University Board of Trustees voted to continue to contain the cost of attendance, guaranteeing no tuition increase for returning undergraduate students and limiting the increase in the overall cost of attendance for incoming undergraduate students to no more than 3.5 percent.

Aristide Collins Jr.

Aristide Collins Named George Washington University Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations

February 06, 2015

George Washington University President Steven Knapp named Aristide Collins Jr., as Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations for the George Washington University.

Pamela R. Jeffries

The George Washington University Announces New Dean for School of Nursing

January 23, 2015

The new dean will start April 6.

Davos 2015: GW Experts Available

January 16, 2015

The World Economic Forum’s annual meeting will convene in Davos, Switzerland, from Jan. 21-24. GW has experts available to comment on the geopolitical and economic context of the meeting.

State of the Union 2015: GW Experts Available

January 14, 2015

President Barack Obama will deliver his State of the Union address to a unified Republican Congress on Jan. 20. Experts from the George Washington University are available to comment on President Obama’s proposals and their policy and political implications.

Americans Overwhelmingly Pessimistic About Economy, Want Congress to Act

December 18, 2014

Americans continue to hold strong negative views about the state of the economy and a grim outlook for the next generation’s financial prospects, according to a new GW Battleground Poll.