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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

GW: Emily Grebenstein:, 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

Emily Grebenstein:, 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.

Robert Bein "Boat Travelers"

Artists Interpret the Syrian Crisis, African and Latin American Migrations, and Other Diasporas in ‘Stories of Migration’

April 15, 2016

"Stories of Migration: Contemporary Artists Interpret Diaspora" is open through Sept. 4

It’s Tax Time: GW Financial Literacy Experts Available

April 13, 2016

Tax Day is fast approaching and Financial Literacy Month is underway. GW has experts to discuss personal and national tax and finance issues.

GW Experts on Panama Papers

April 08, 2016

GW faculty includes professors who specialize is several issues touched by the Panama Papers finance scandal.

US Officials Charged 85 People with ISIS-Related Offenses Since March 2014

April 01, 2016

Emily Grebenstein:, 202-994-3087
Brett Zongker:, 202-

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

March 31, 2016

Experts from the George Washington University can comment on a variety of angles on autism.