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LCPS Students Exhibit Artwork at GW (October 2010-January2011)

$ave on Energy - Expert Panel Seminar on Energy Management on Campus

November 01, 2010

Friday, Nov. 12, 6 p.m. at 20101 Academic Way, Ashburn, VA 20147. The Seminar will cover topics related to how to build or retrofit your building to use less energy. Hosted by REHAU, Sustainable Loudoun, The GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus, and the Chesapeake Climate Action Network. Speakers and more information online at www.lccss.org.

LCPS Students Exhibit Artwork at GW (October 2010-January2011)

LCPS Students Exhibit Artwork at GW (October 2010-January 2011)

October 29, 2010

More than 50 students from Catoctin Elementary School, Evergreen Mill Elementary School, Smarts Mill Middle School, and Loudoun County High School exhibit 2-D artwork.

New Traffic Patterns Now in Effect

New Traffic Patterns Now in Effect

October 26, 2010

The Route 7 intersection at George Washington Boulevard and Richfield Way has been permanently closed. All University Center traffic now uses the new interchange to access Route 7. Updated directions.

8th Annual LCPS Art Educators Exhibit on Campus (September-October 2010)

8th Annual LCPS Art Educators Exhibit on Campus (September-October 2010)

September 21, 2010

Fifteen art educators from Loudoun County Public Schools exhibit two and three-dimensional, mixed-media artwork on Campus from Sept. 21 - Oct. 25, 2010.

Greed or Avarice, Oil on Linen, 62" x 54" by William Woodward

Distinguished GW Faculty Member and Renowned Muralist Exhibits at The GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus Sept. 20-Dec. 31, 2010

September 20, 2010

Professor Emeritus of Fine Art at The George Washington University and renowned muralist, William Woodward, is the featured artist in the GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus Regional Artist Series exhibit Selections from the Seven Deadly Sins Series.

Secretary of Education Spoke at Opening of Nursing's "Virtual Hospital"

Secretary of Education Spoke at Opening of Nursing's "Virtual Hospital"

September 13, 2010

"I'm glad that George Washington University's presence in the Commonwealth is growing stronger," said Virginia Secretary of Education Gerard Robinson, who spoke at the official opening of the lab on Sept. 13, at the GW Virginia Scieince and Technology Campus. The event showcased the new 3000-square-foot nursing simulation lab and the $23,000 in equipment contributed by Reston Hospital Center, HCA Virginia. The gift allowed for an expansion of the lab and increased the expanded educational resources offered by the school.

New WFC Express Shuttle Schedule

New WFC Express Shuttle Schedule

September 07, 2010

The new schedule will offer more commuting flexibility. The shuttle, servicing WFC metro, is free for GW staff, faculty, and students. The general public rides for $1.75.

National Wildlife Federation Gulf Oil Spill Restoration Fund

Wildlife Rescue Exhibit

September 01, 2010

The Wildlife Rescue Exhibit captures nature in action with over 25 wildlife photographs from the Loudoun Photography Club. A reception and silent auction to benefit the National Wildlife Federation Gulf Oil Spill Restoration Fund is open to the public, Thursday, Sept. 2.

George Washington University Professor Develops Carbon Dioxide-Free Method Of Producing Iron

August 24, 2010

George Washington University Professor Stuart Licht has developed a revolutionary carbon dioxide-free method of producing iron that could provide a breakthrough for an industry that has been using the same polluting process of iron smelting for more than three thousand years.

Research Overdrive: Automotive safety expert Azim Eskandarian moonlights as a motorbiker

August 16, 2010

Research Overdrive: Automotive safety expert Azim Eskandarian moonlights as a motorbiker.

GW 'Teachers in Industry Project' Pairs Teachers with Businesses for Lessons in STEM Careers and Curriculum

GW ‘Teachers In Industry’ Project' Pairs Teachers with Businesses for Lessons in STEM Careers and Curriculum

July 07, 2010

The George Washington University Teachers in Industry Project (GWTIP), hosted by the University's Science and Technology Campus in Ashburn, Va., paired 16 Loudoun County Public School middle and high school teachers with seven local industry leaders to increase science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) learning in the classroom. The program ran July 12-July 30.

Local Teachers Take 21st Century Skills Back to the Classroom Thanks to GW 'Teachers in Industry Project' (GWTIP)

GW Program Pairs Loudoun County Teachers with Big Businesses for Lessons in STEM Careers and Curriculum

July 07, 2010

Local Teachers Take 21st Century Skills Back to the Classroom Thanks to GW 'Teachers in Industry Project' (GWTIP)

"Go Girl" Program Recently Completed

"Go Girl" Program Recently Completed

June 24, 2010

An interactive camp, known as the “Go GIRL” Program, provides Loudoun County female high school students with a wealth of career ideas by exposing them to molecular biology and genomics. A free program, it is a partnership between The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, the Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy at Shenandoah University, and Loudoun County Public Schools, with a generous grant from Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI).  View a VIDEO!

Wild Things! Exhibit at GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus

Wild Things! Exhibit at GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus

June 24, 2010

The Regional Artist Series exhibit, Wild Things!, explores Loudoun's wild side with more than 20 paintings from nine local artists featuring everything from owls and roosters to buffalo, sheep, horses, rabbits and more.

Genomic Opportunities for Girls in Research Lab at GW University

Genomic Opportunities for Girls in Research Lab at GW University

June 24, 2010

Young women (rising 10th, 11th, or 12th graders) have a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in molecular biology and genomics. This opportunity is made possible through a partnership between The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, the Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy at Shenandoah University, Loudoun County Public Schools, and supported in part by a generous grant from Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI). The program runs June 21-25, 2010.

Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Commends GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus for Contributions in Education and Economy

May 03, 2011

“Now, therefore, be it resolved that the Loudoun Country Board of Supervisors hereby commends The George Washington University’s Virginia Science and Technology Campus on its 20th anniversary; and expresses its gratitude to the University for its contribution to the economy of Loudoun County and for educating its citizens to fill jobs of the twenty-first century.”