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President’s Congressional Address – GW Experts Available

February 22, 2017

President Donald Trump is scheduled to deliver his first address to a joint session of Congress on Feb. 28. Faculty from GW can comment on the president’s rhetoric, congressional relationships and policy proposals.

U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth will deliver the George Washington University's 2017 commencement address

U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth of Illinois to Deliver George Washington University Commencement Address

February 21, 2017

Combat veteran, Purple Heart recipient and U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), M.A. ‘92, will deliver the George Washington University's commencement address before an audience of approximately 25,000 graduates, friends and family members on May 21.

GW Experts on Russia and National Security

February 17, 2017

Experts from GW are available to discuss the controversy over connections between the Trump administration and the Russian government. Faculty can comment on the political and national security implications.

 The researchers hope this type of software can serve as a model for tracking other species and, in some cases, potentially repl

Researchers Design Facial Recognition System as a Less Invasive Approach to Tracking Lemurs in the Wild

February 17, 2017

A team of researchers has developed a new computer-assisted recognition system that can identify individual lemurs in the wild by their facial characteristics and ultimately help to build a database for long-term research on lemur species.

The George Washington University Board of Trustees Approves Tuition Rates for 2017-18

February 10, 2017

For the 10th year in a row, the George Washington University Board of Trustees voted on Friday to continue to contain the cost of attendance, guaranteeing no tuition increase for returning undergraduate students and limiting increases for incoming undergraduate students to approximately 3 percent.

Linda Infante Lyons, "St. Katherine of Karluk," oil on canvas, 2016

Alaskan Artists Respond to Climate Change, Colonization in new Exhibition at GW’s Corcoran School

February 03, 2017

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Infographic on IS recruits in the U.S. legal system

GW Extremism Tracker: US Officials Charged 114 People with Offenses Related to the Islamic State Group Since March 2014

February 01, 2017

The number of charges related to the Islamic State group issued in the United States since March 2014 increased from 113 to 114, according to updated research from the George Washington University’s Program on Extremism.

GW Experts for Super Bowl 51: Stadiums & Security, Athlete Injuries, Racial Disparities and Coaching

January 27, 2017

When the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons meet in Houston for Super Bowl LI, there will be much more going on than just the Xs and Os on the gridiron. George Washington University experts in business, medicine and entertainment can talk a variety of NFL issues.

GW Announces Initiative to Strengthen Leadership and Disaster Resilience Worldwide

January 17, 2017

A multimillion-dollar initiative at GW will combine education and research with on-the-ground training programs in developing countries to prepare local leaders to respond to and recover from disasters. The new program will operate projects in more than a dozen countries to improve disaster resilience when nations face conflict, extreme weather, terrorism or other natural and manmade disasters.

Thomas LeBlanc, 17th President of the George Washington University

Thomas LeBlanc Named 17th President of the George Washington University

January 06, 2017

The board of trustees of the George Washington University today unanimously approved the appointment of

The number of charges related to the Islamic State group issued in the United States since March 2014 increased from 111 to 113.

GW Extremism Tracker: US Officials Charged 113 People with Offenses Related to the Islamic State Group Since March 2014

January 05, 2017

The number of charges related to the Islamic State group issued in the United States since March 2014 increased from 111 to 113, according to updated research from the George Washington University’s Program on Extremism.

3D reconstruction of a modern human cranium showing the teeth and endocranial cast

New study finds evolution of brain and tooth size were not linked in humans

January 02, 2017

The finding suggests that our brains and teeth did not evolve in lock step and were likely influenced by different ecological and behavioral factors.

No Teeth? No Problem. Dinosaur Species Had Teeth as Babies, Lost Them as They Grew

December 22, 2016

Researchers have discovered that a species of dinosaur, Limusaurus inextricabilis, lost its teeth in adolescence and did not grow another set as adults.

Inauguration Experts Available from GW

December 15, 2016

The George Washington University has expert faculty members available for interviews to discuss the history and symbolism of the U.S. presidency and presidential inaugurations, as well as the logistics and security involved with such large-scale events.