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GW President Steven Knapp

GW President Steven Knapp Announces Final Year

June 07, 2016

George Washington President Steven Knapp announced that he will not seek to renew his contract as president when it expires at the end of July 2017.

US Officials Charged 88 People with ISIS-Related Offenses Since March 2014

June 02, 2016

The monthly report is part of the Program on Extremism's efforts to track ISIS-related activity in the U.S.

Avenir Foundation Conservation and Collections Resource Center

Major Gift Provides State-of-the-Art Equipment, New Name for the GW Museum and The Textile Museum’s Collections and Conservation Center in Virginia

May 26, 2016

The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum received a $5 million gift to enhance conservation.

GW Experts for President’s Vietnam-Japan Trip

May 18, 2016

President Barack Obama will travel to Vietnam and Japan on May 21-28. He will be the first sitting president to visit Hiroshima, Japan, the site of the first use of an American atomic bomb. Experts from GW are available for interviews on historical and contemporary issues surrounding each nation and the U.S.’s relationship with them.

U.S. Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey delivers the George Washington University’s commencement address Sunday, May 15 on the Na

U.S. Sen. Cory A. Booker Encourages George Washington University Graduates to ‘Stay Faithful’

May 15, 2016

U.S. Sen. Cory A. Booker delivered the George Washington University’s commencement address.

What the Disneyland Measles Outbreak of 2014-15 Can Teach Us About How Stories Go Viral

May 12, 2016

The new study is an important read for doctors and reporters.

Using light, “spark” cells (green) and automation, Entcheva’s lab speeds up the process of drug screening in heart cells (red) t

GW Researchers Use Light to Control Human Heart Cells and Expedite Development of New Drugs

May 10, 2016

The research is outlined in a paper which published in Nature Communications on Tuesday.

Michael Milken, Jingdong Hua and Steven Knapp

IFC, Milken Institute and the George Washington University Launch Capital Markets Certificate Program

May 03, 2016

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, the Milken Institute and GW launched a first-of-its-kind graduate-level program for capital market practitioners in developing economies.

It’s Not Just Climate Change: Study Finds Human Activity Is a Major Factor Driving Wildfires

April 28, 2016

MEDIA CONTACTS:
GW: Emily Grebenstein: emgreb@gwu.edu, 202-994-3087
University of California: Pam Kan-Rice:

EPA, Navy Employees Who Predict Water Cycles and Pirate Attacks Are Among Arthur S. Flemming Award Winners

April 27, 2016

How do you predict a pirate attack? Or a radical change in a global water flow? You ask the winners of this year’s Arthur S. Flemming Awards. These innovators are standout government workers who are achieving remarkable feats. Other winners developed Ebola vaccines and created leading programs to limit youth tobacco use.

National Stroke Awareness Month: GW Experts Available to Comment

April 27, 2016

During May’s Stroke Awareness Month the following George Washington University experts are available to provide commentary and insight into how to identify and prevent strokes.

Americans Overwhelmingly Engaged in 2016 Election but Tone of Race Is Affecting Voters, New GW Battleground Poll Shows

April 25, 2016

The 2016 presidential election is on the top of most Americans’ minds, according to the latest GW Battleground Poll.

21st Century Farming Technology Takes Top Prize at Entrepreneurship Competition

April 22, 2016

MEDIA CONTACTS:
Emily Grebenstein: emgreb@gwu.edu, 202-994-3087
Jason Shevrin: jshevrin@

Brain scans of boys with and without ASD

Researchers Identify New Way to Measure Autism in Boys

April 20, 2016

The technique will provide clinicians and therapists with a physical measure of the progress patients are making with behavioral and/or drug treatments.

 Carol Antezana

GW-Corcoran ‘NEXT’ Exhibition Showcases New Generation of Contemporary Artists

April 18, 2016

The Corcoran School of the Arts and Design's NEXT exhibition is open to the public.