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News Releases

Sanders Projected to Win Super Tuesday Vote, GW Election Prediction Model Finds

March 03, 2020

Sen. Bernie Sanders is expected to earn the largest share of votes across 14 primaries and caucuses taking place today, according to the latest projection from the GW Graduate School of Political Management.

Misinformation Concern is Bipartisan, but Democrats Blame Foreign Powers and Republicans Blame the Media, New GW Survey Finds

February 28, 2020

There is a stark partisan divide over who’s to blame for misinformation circulating during the presidential election season, according to new research from GW.

Sanders Projected to Win South Carolina Primary, GW Election Prediction Model Finds

February 27, 2020

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is expected to emerge victorious in the 2020 South Carolina primary, according to the latest projection from the GW Graduate School of Political Management.

GW Program on Extremism Joins New DHS Center of Excellence

February 26, 2020

The GW Program on Extremism will be part of a new consortium of academic, industry, government and laboratory partners throughout the country to support the U.S. Department of Homeland Security with research focused on extremism and counterterrorism.

Sanders Favored to Win Nevada Caucuses, GW Election Prediction Model Finds

February 21, 2020

Sen. Bernie Sanders is projected to run away with the 2020 Nevada caucuses, according to the latest projection from GSPM.

GSPM's election model predicts Bernie Sanders will win the 2020 New Hampshire Democratic primary.

Sanders Likely to Win New Hampshire, GW Prediction Model Finds

February 06, 2020

Sen. Bernie Sanders will win the 2020 New Hampshire Democratic primary by a considerable margin, according to a new prediction model from the GW Graduate School of Political Management.

GSPM's election model predicts Joe Biden will win the 2020 Iowa Democratic caucus.

New Model Blending Twitter Data with Funding and Endorsements Predicts Biden Win in Iowa

January 30, 2020

A new GW election prediction model, which incorporates Twitter data, campaign finance records and endorsement counts, predicts former Vice President Joe Biden will win the Iowa Democratic caucuses on Feb. 3.

U.S. Congresswoman Nita M. Lowey

Lowey Receives GW Award For Congressional Leadership In Public Diplomacy

January 15, 2020

U.S. Congresswoman Nita M. Lowey, Chair of the House Appropriations Committee, received the George Washington University’s Institute for Public Diplomacy and Global Communication’s (IPDGC) annual Walter Roberts Award for Congressional Leadership in Public Diplomacy.

GW Extremism Tracker: Four New Individual Identified in November for Offenses Related to the Islamic State Group

December 18, 2019

The number of charges related to the Islamic State group issued in the United States since March 2014 increased to 200, according to updated research from the GW Program on Extremism.

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Battery-Free Pacemaker Reduces Equipment to Size of a Dime

December 17, 2019

Research Alert: Researchers have developed and tested for the first time in vivo a miniaturized, battery-free pacemaker that supports optical and electrical multisite stimulation. The new device is powered wirelessly, omitting the weight and bulk associated with battery power, along with the need to replace or recharge, thereby allowing for indefinite operation.

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GW Experts Available to Speak for Holiday Stories

November 27, 2019

The George Washington University (GW) has various experts available to speak on topics related to the holidays, such as managing depression, handling physical and emotional stress, and maintaining

Dr. Thomas Campbell

Thomas P. Campbell Honored with George Hewitt Myers Award for Lifetime Achievement in Textile Arts

November 22, 2019

Museum leader Thomas P. Campbell received the George Hewitt Myers Award for lifetime achievement in furthering the field of textile arts. The Myers Award, named for The Textile Museum’s founder and presented by the board of trustees of the George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum, is recognized internationally as the highest accolade in the field of textile arts. The award was presented at a museum celebration on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019.

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Researchers Discover Highest-Energy Light From a Gamma-ray Burst

November 20, 2019

An international team of researchers, including two astrophysicists from the George Washington University, has observed a gamma-ray burst with an afterglow that featured the highest energy photons—a trillion times more energetic than visible light—ever detected in a burst.

Facebook Vaccine Misinformation

Inoculating Against the Spread of Viral Misinformation

November 13, 2019

In the first study of public health-related Facebook advertising, newly published in the journal Vaccine, researchers at the University of Maryland, the George Washington University and Johns Hopkins University show that a small group of anti-vaccine ad buyers has successfully leveraged Facebook to reach targeted audiences and that the social media platform’s efforts to improve transparency have actually led to the removal of ads promoting vaccination and communicating scientific findings.