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News Releases

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.

Voters Believe Government Is Living Up to Constitutional Ideals but Should Have Less Power

September 17, 2014

The president and members of Congress swear an oath to support, preserve and defend the Constitution of the United States. According to the inaugural findings from the GW Battleground Poll’s National Political Confidence Index, they are largely up to the task.

Former National Intelligence Council Chairman Joins GW’s Elliott School of International Affairs

September 12, 2014

Christopher Kojm, former chairman of the U.S. National Intelligence Council, joined the faculty of the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs.

GW Receives $1 Million Grant to Encourage Interprofessional Development

September 10, 2014

The George Washington University School of Nursing (SON) received a three-year, $1 million grant to develop a program that increases the opportunity for interprofessional education experiences for nurse practitioners.

Faith in Federal Employees Remains High Despite Washington’s Image

September 08, 2014

American confidence in federal employees remains at high post-shutdown levels, according to new data from the GW Battleground Poll.

GW Law School Alumnus Leaves $400,000 to Advance Study of Health Law

September 04, 2014

The George Washington University Law School received a $400,000 gift from the estate of John “Jack” Stafford, LL.B. ’62, to create the John R. and Inge P. Stafford Faculty Research Professorship.

Economy Will Drive Midterm Elections, GW Battleground Poll Shows

September 03, 2014

An overwhelming majority of American voters feels that the nation is on the wrong track and the economy will be a key factor in November’s elections, according to the latest George Washington University Battleground Poll.

GW’s Corcoran School of the Arts and Design Presents Joseph Asher Hale’s Fathom

September 02, 2014

Gallery 31 at the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design at GW’s Columbian College will open Joseph Asher Hale: Fathom, a large sculptural installation of an imagined globe that represents the earth 250 million years into the future.

University Statement: Report of Sexual Assault Incident

August 28, 2014

On August 28, a student reported being sexually assaulted by another student at a privately-owned house occupied by the Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity.

Former White House and NPR Staffers Join GW’s School of Media and Public Affairs

August 28, 2014

Tony Fratto, former deputy White House press secretary under President George W. Bush, and Barbara Bradley Hagerty, former correspondent for National Public Radio, will join the George Washington University’s School of Media and Public Affairs (SMPA) as fellows for the 2014-15 academic year.

Statement Regarding the University's Position on Sexual Assault

August 28, 2014

Sexual assault under any guise and regardless of the circumstances is repugnant and unacceptable. It will not be tolerated in our community.