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Terroir & Vineyard Management Course
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Interdisciplinary Research in Many Fields
School of Nursing's online MSN ranks 4th nationwide
Comprehensive Sign Plan
Chris Deering to Guide VSTC Operations
The GW Virginia Science & Technology Campus, in partnership with Bordeaux Sciences AGRO, is offering a special course for winemakers, estate owners, consultants, wine merchants, viticulture and enology teachers. The four-day course, September 2-5, 2014, will provide an in-depth study of the terroir concept in viticulture. Space is limited. For more information about the course and to register online please visit http://virginia.gwu.edu/terroir.
GW has a long-term commitment to the Commonwealth of Virginia. The campus opened in 1991 and has grown to over 120 acres and 5 buildings. The campus offers academic programs, conducts innovative research, and actively engages with the local community. Learn more about our commitment in the Dean's Welcome.
The 17 research laboratories on Campus are conducting research in many growing fields. Areas of research include: computational biology, energy science and technology, high performance computing and transportation safety.
GW online MSN ranks 4th nationwide by US News & World Report. There are more than 130 programs nationwide.
The university developed new signage guidelines to enhance the visual environment of the campus and provide clarity to pedestrian and vehicular wayfinding.The Plan was given final approval by the County Board of Supervisors in February 2013. New signage is expected to begin appearing around campus in early 2014.
The GW political science professor has been named senior associate dean and associate provost of the Virginia Science & Technology Campus.
George Washington University President Steven Knapp addressed plans for the Virginia Science and Technology Campus (VSTC) in a speech before a group of Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce members on April 18. Th event was part of the was part of the Chamber's Leadership Luncheon Series.
July 10, 2014
GW welcomes David Baker as the new Director of Virginia Government Relations.
June 20, 2014
Diana L. Burley, a professor in the Graduate School of Education and Human Development at The George Washington University, was named the 2014 Cybersecurity Educator of the Year at the 18th Annual Colloquium for Information Systems Security Education (CISSE) in June.
June 17, 2014
The GO GIRL (Genomic Opportunities for Girls In Research Labs™) educational outreach program, recently held on campus June 17-20, 2014, is designed to provide hands-on laboratory experience in molecular biology and genomics to rising 10th, 11th and 12th grade young women enrolled in Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS). The girls have the opportunity to explore laboratory techniques commonly used in forensic and research laboratories using state-of-the-art research facilities at GW.
May 14, 2014
While electric vehicles offer many advantages—including reducing greenhouse gas emissions and the country’s dependence on imported petroleum—at least one barrier stands in the way of their large-scale adoption: “range anxiety.”