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News Releases

Ballet Flamenco de Andalucia

From Fado to Flamenco: Iberian Music and Dance From Around Globe Make Way to GW’s Lisner Auditorium’s Stage

October 08, 2015

Fado, jazz, Flamenco and contemporary world music will take center stage with a series of Iberian music and dance performances at the George Washington University’s Lisner Auditorium.

A GW researcher will use ancient DNA to understand the mystery of Machu Picchu

Using Ancient DNA, Researchers Unravel the Mystery of Machu Picchu

September 30, 2015

A collaborative project examines the 400-year-old skeletons of those who worked at the iconic Inca citadel.

A Professorship in Israel Studies, funded by a grant from The Morningstar Foundation, will be named after Rabbi Max Ticktin. (Ju

The George Washington University to Bolster Israel Studies

September 22, 2015

A grant from The Morningstar Foundation, the family foundation of Susie and Michael Gelman, will help develop an Israel Studies component of the George Washington University’s Judaic Studies Program.

Video: National Security Advisor Susan E. Rice Addresses the U.S.-China Relationship at GW

September 22, 2015

Ambassador Susan E. Rice, the National Security Advisor to President Barack Obama, gave an address on Sept. 21 on the U.S.-China relationship at the George Washington University ahead of the State Visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping.

GW Becomes Host of Institute for Information Infrastructure Protection in Collaboration with SRI International

September 21, 2015

As of Oct. 1, GW will be the new host of the Institute for Infrastructure Protection.

The most comprehensive draft was published in PNAS the week of Sept. 14.

Researchers Publish First Draft of Tree of Life That Will Map All Known Species

September 21, 2015

The most comprehensive draft was published in PNAS the week of Sept. 14.

Manchu Lady

China’s Last Empire Through Lens of Western Photographer

September 19, 2015

The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum opens its first fall exhibition on Sept. 19.

Lucinda Williams

The Power of Songwriting and Storytelling Abound as Punk, Blues and Americana Music Artists Take On GW’s Lisner Auditorium

September 17, 2015

GW's Lisner Auditorium announces their 2015-16 rock music series.

GW Launches Unique Health Workforce Research and Policy Institute

September 17, 2015

The institute will involve five schools within GW and will be based at Milken Institute School of Public Health

Michael Pollan

GW’s Lisner Auditorium to Welcome Some of Biggest Names in Food

September 10, 2015

Lisner will host some of the biggest names in starting Oct. 8.

UN General Assembly Opens Sept. 15; GW Experts Available to Comment

September 03, 2015

The 70th session of the U.N. General Assembly begins on Sept. 15. GW has experts available to comment as the session debates key international issues.

Mystic India

Vibrant Music, Dance and Culture a Hallmark of Indian Culture Series at GW’s Lisner Auditorium

August 26, 2015

GW's Lisner Auditorium will celebrate Indian culture during its 2015-16 season.

Researchers have identified a potential link between microbes in the throat and schizophrenia.

Researchers Identify Signature of Microbiomes Associated With Schizophrenia

August 25, 2015

The study could help diagnose and treat schizophrenia in the future.

Mahmoud Ahmed

GW’s Lisner Auditorium Concert Series Celebrates African Culture

August 13, 2015

GW's Lisner Auditorium concert series will celebrate African culture.