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The George Washington University Opens Science and Engineering Hall, Largest Building of Its Kind in D.C.


The George Washington University on Wednesday formally opened its new Science and Engineering Hall (SEH), a $275 million, 500,000-square-foot building with state-of-the-art research facilities and programs.
4-Mar-2015 12:00 PM EST

GW-UTeach Partnership to Prepare STEM Majors to Become Teachers

The George Washington University Graduate School of Education and Human Development (GSEHD) and Columbian College of Arts and Sciences (CCAS) announced Tuesday that GW was selected by the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) to join a...
3-Mar-2015 4:30 PM EST

GW Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Agua Caliente Band Of Cahuilla Indians

The George Washington University has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Agua Caliente Band Of Cahuilla Indians to establish the Richard M. Milanovich Fellowship.
27-Feb-2015 12:05 PM EST

As Tennessee Weighs Common Core, Report Reviews Early Stages of State’s Achievement School District

As education officials in Tennessee weigh the Common Core and the advantages of initiatives
24-Feb-2015 11:20 AM EST

February 25 Forum Highlights Hidden Problem of Eating Disorders

Milken Institute School of Public Health (Milken Institute SPH) at the George Washington University (GW) will hold a public forum on February 25 that will address the impact of eating disorders. The event, to be held during National Eating Disorders...
18-Feb-2015 9:30 AM EST

GW Professor Becomes Inaugural James R. Hoffa Teamsters Professor in Modern American Labor History


Eric Arnesen, a specialist in the history of race, labor, politics and civil rights was officially installed as the George Washington University’s James R. Hoffa Teamsters Professor in Modern American Labor History.
11-Feb-2015 6:00 PM EST

The George Washington University Acquires State-of-the-Art Birthing Simulator

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences has acquired a state-of-the-art birthing simulator to teach students how to care for mother and child during delivery and how to address complications.
29-Jan-2015 12:50 PM EST

Eliminating Tax Subsidies in 34 States would Result in Millions of Uninsured and Thousands of Preventable Deaths, Public Health Amicus Brief Argues in King v. Burwell

An amicus brief by 19 deans and over 80 faculty members from schools of public health and public health programs across the nation was filed yesterday in support of the administration's position on King v. Burwell.
29-Jan-2015 10:00 AM EST

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GW Experts Available to Comment on Measles Outbreak

17-Feb-2015 3:00 PM EST

Fall Back on Those New Year’s Resolutions? Six Tips to Get Back on Track

Nancy Rudner, an adjunct professor at the George Washington University School of Nursing, offers tips on how to maintain healthy New Year's resolutions for life.
10-Feb-2015 11:00 AM EST

Davos 2015: GW Experts Available

16-Jan-2015 2:00 PM EST

State of the Union 2015: GW Experts Available

14-Jan-2015 2:35 PM EST

Black Friday & Holiday Shopping Season: GW Experts Available

12-Nov-2014 4:25 PM EST

Election Day 2014: GW Experts Available

27-Oct-2014 3:00 PM EDT

The Do’s and Don’ts of Halloween: GW’s Medical, Marketing, Urban Development and Religion Experts Available

16-Oct-2014 2:00 PM EDT

IMF/World Bank Annual Meetings: GW Experts Available to Comment

10-Oct-2014 10:00 AM EDT

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