Media Contacts

Office of Media Relations
2121 Eye St., NW
Rice Hall 5th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20052

Phone: 202-994-6460
Fax: 202-994-9025
E-mail: gwmedia@gwu.edu

 



Credit: GW Program on Extremism

GW Extremism Tracker: US Officials Charged 122 People with Offenses Related to the Islamic State Group Since March 2014

May 01, 2017

The number of charges related to the Islamic State group issued in the United States since March 2014 increased from 117 to 122, according to updated research from the George Washington University’s Program on Extremism.

Credit: iStock

Study Finds Bonobos May Be Better Representation of the Last Common Ancestor with Humans than Common Chimpanzees

April 28, 2017

A new study examining the muscular system of bonobos provides firsthand evidence that the rare great ape species may be more closely linked, anatomically, to human ancestors than common chimpanzees.

Study Finds Medical Providers Who Prescribe PrEP to Prevent HIV Don’t See Most Patients Increasing Risky Sexual Behavior

April 26, 2017

A new study examining medical provider attitudes toward prescribing PrEP to prevent HIV found that those who already prescribe it do not see widespread increases in risky sexual behavior among their patients as a result.

Protecting You from Landslides, Mosquito-borne Viruses and Nuclear Waste: Government Workers on the Forefront of Science and Leadership Win Arthur S. Flemming Awards

April 18, 2017

There are myriad threats in the world, and the winners of this year’s Arthur S. Flemming Awards are working on new and novel ways to protect the public.

Next: Corcoran Thesis Exhibition 2017

‘NEXT’ Exhibition Showcases New Generation of Contemporary Artists at GW’s Corcoran School of the Arts and Design

April 10, 2017

Emerging artists will explore the refugee experience, black identity, virtual reality and the intersection of deaf culture and football, among other themes in the new thesis exhibition, “NEXT,” at the George Washington University’s Corcoran School of the Arts and Design.

New York Metro Area Lacking Walkable Urban Places Outside of Urban Core, New GW Study Finds

April 04, 2017

Despite some of the most iconic walkable urban space on the planet, the New York metropolitan area has very little walkable urbanism outside of the urban core, according to a new report from GW's Center for Real Estate and Urban Analysis.

Shedding Light on National Autism Awareness Month: GW Experts Available to Comment

March 31, 2017

Experts from the George Washington University are available for comment during April’s National Autism Awareness Month.

The number of charges related to the Islamic State group issued in the United States since March 2014 increased from 115 to 117,

GW Extremism Tracker: US Officials Charged 117 People with Offenses Related to the Islamic State Group Since March 2014

March 31, 2017

The number of charges related to the Islamic State group issued in the United States since March 2014 increased from 115 to 117, according to updated research from the George Washington University’s Program on Extremism.

Emmoni Morrisey of McKinley Technology High School

GW Surprises 10 D.C. High School Students With Full-Ride College Scholarships

March 22, 2017

Hard work and determination paid off for some academically talented District of Columbia high school students on Wednesday when GW President Steven Knapp hand-delivered acceptance letters and full-ride scholarships to 10 students across the city.

Exhibition at GW Chronicles Rise of the Ebony Fashion Fair, Empowerment of African-Americans Through Fashion

Exhibition at GW Chronicles Rise of the Ebony Fashion Fair, Empowerment of African-Americans Through Fashion

March 16, 2017

The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum will present the story of the Ebony Fashion Fair and its cultural impact with the new exhibition “Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair.”

The number of charges related to the Islamic State group issued in the United States since March 2014 increased from 114 to 115

GW Extremism Tracker: US Officials Charged 115 People with Offenses Related to the Islamic State Group Since March 2014

March 01, 2017

The number of charges related to the Islamic State group issued in the United States since March 2014 increased from 114 to 115, according to updated research from the George Washington University’s Program on Extremism.

Study Finds Quality of Care Does Not Differ Between Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants in Community Health Centers

February 27, 2017

A new study examining patient health outcomes in community health centers found that nurse practitioners and physician assistants delivered care that was equivalent to care delivered by physicians.

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.