Media Contacts

Office of Media Relations
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Washington, D.C. 20052

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


News Releases

Election 2016 Experts From the ‘Most Politically Active’ University in U.S.

May 28, 2015

GW faculty members are available for interviews on a wide range of political topics throughout the long 2016 presidential campaign season.

The George Washington University Expands Malala Yousafzai Resource Guide to Include High School Students

May 20, 2015

The supplement offers additional terms and discussion questions to guide high school students through the resource guide.

The George Washington University Board of Trustees Approves Fiscal 2016 Budget

May 15, 2015

Investments in the implementation of the university’s strategic plan, residence hall renovations and research and academic building improvements are included in the FY 2016 budget.

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The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum Will Participate in Art Museum Day

May 13, 2015

The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum will recognize Art Museum Day, a celebration of museums arou

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The George Washington University Announces Pittsburgh Commander as New Police Chief

May 13, 2015

Maralee Csellar:, 202-994-7564
Candace Smith:, 202-99

Architecture Firm LEO A DALY to Design Phased Renovation of Corcoran

May 11, 2015

LEO A DALY, an internationally renowned architecture, engineering and planning firm with expertise in arts and education spaces, will lead the phased renovation of the Corcoran’s 17th Street building, the George Washington University announced Monday.

American Electorate Skeptical of Every 2016 Candidate, New GW Battleground Poll Shows

May 11, 2015

Americans’ pessimism about the current state of the country extends to the field of candidates for the 2016 presidential race, according to a new GW Battleground Poll.

Answers to Educational Attainment Questions Depend on How Data is Measured, Study Shows

May 04, 2015

GW's Graduate School of Education and Human Development released a report today on educational attainment data.

Death of Freddie Gray: GW Experts Available

May 01, 2015

Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby announced that six Baltimore police officers have been charged with several counts in the death of Freddie Gray. Gray died following injuries he sustained after he was placed in a police van. George Washington University experts are available to provide commentary.

Statement Regarding Religious Symbols on Campus

April 27, 2015

The university has not banned nor is it attempting to ban religious symbols.

S&R Foundation, the George Washington University Announce Sale of Fillmore Building

April 21, 2015

S&R Foundation (S&R) and the George Washington University (GW) on Tuesday announced that the university has entered into a contract for S&R to purchase the Fillmore building.

Statement on New Sexual Assault Prevention Training

April 19, 2015

Our strategy has been and will continue to be having a comprehensive, multi-faceted approach to sexual assault awareness education. This summer we will continue this approach with some new enhancements.

Air Force, Department of Justice Employees Among Arthur S. Flemming Award Winners

April 15, 2015

One winner of this year’s Arthur S. Flemming Awards is weaving electronic displays into fabric; another is producing a suit of wearable sensors to monitor the health of U.S. soldiers. These innovators are among the next generation of standout government workers, all with three to 15 years of federal service, who are already achieving remarkable feats. The 66th annual Arthur S. Flemming Awards honors the accomplishments of 12 such federal employees.

The George Washington University Awards More Than $200,000 to Startups

April 15, 2015

More than $200,000 in cash and in-kind prizes were awarded at the Business Plan Competition, April 14.