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Americans Overwhelmingly Pessimistic About Economy, Want Congress to Act

December 18, 2014

Americans continue to hold strong negative views about the state of the economy and a grim outlook for the next generation’s financial prospects, according to a new GW Battleground Poll.

Holiday Experts Available: GW Faculty Available to Discuss Nutrition, Depression and Stress

December 16, 2014

GW has experts available to comment for holiday health stories.

Patients Don’t Understand Risks of Unnecessary Antibiotics, GW Study Shows

December 15, 2014

A recent study suggests communication tools are not effective when educating patients on antibiotics' proper use.

Effectiveness of Campaigns Addressing Violence Against Women and Girls Examined

November 20, 2014

GWI director Dr. Mary Ellsberg examines programs aimed to reduce violence against women and girls around the world

Aristide Collins, David Dolling, Simon Lee, Steven Knapp, Nelson Carbonell

Simon Lee Awarded George Washington University President’s Medal

November 20, 2014

Mr. Lee, founder and chief executive officer of STG Inc., received the highest honor the university president can award.

GW’s Elliott School of International Affairs Receives $2.7 Million for Language and Area Studies from U.S. Department of Education

November 18, 2014

The GW Elliott School of International Affairs received three new grants totaling more than $2.7 million. The awards, part of the U.S. Department of Education’s Title VI program, will support the work of two research institutes at the Elliott School: the Institute for Middle East Studies (IMES) and the Sigur Center for Asian Studies.

GW Answers Call From Partnership for a Healthier America for Healthier Campuses

November 17, 2014

The George Washington University is among the first cohort of higher education institutions that has committed to enhancing health and wellness programming through the Partnership for a Healthier America’s (PHA) Healthy Campus Initiative.

Malala Yousafzai’s Life Lessons Become Teaching Tools for Students Across the World

November 13, 2014

The Malala resource guide launched at an event hosted by GWI, Nov. 13

Black Friday and Holiday Shopping Season: GW Experts Available

November 12, 2014

This holiday season is expected to generate more than half a trillion dollars in retail sales. What will consumers buy? And how will they shop – at stores or online? Experts from the GW School of Business are available to comment on the winter shopping period, which is already well underway.

George Washington University To Offer Veterans BSN Program

November 07, 2014

GW's School of Nursing will offer a BSN program designed for military veterans

Election Day 2014: GW Experts Available

October 27, 2014

The midterm elections on Nov. 4 could alter control of the U.S. Senate and several state offices. Experts from the George Washington University are available to comment on several aspects of this year’s campaigns.

GW School of Engineering and Applied Science Inducts Six New Members Into GW Engineering Hall of Fame

October 24, 2014

The six new members of the Hall of Fame were inducted Oct. 23

Chairman of U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission to Join GW Elliott School

October 22, 2014

Allison Macfarlane, chairman of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, will join the GW Elliott School of International Affairs in January 2015 as director of the Center for International Science and Technology Policy and the M.A. program in international science and technology policy.

GW Public Health, Government, Media Experts Available for Comment on Ebola Crisis

October 21, 2014

The George Washington University has the experts available to talk about the health and public policy aspects of the current Ebola crisis.