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GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus Hosts 10th District Congressional Art Exhibit 2012

March 05, 2012

The university, in partnership with U.S. Rep. Frank Wolf, R-Va., hosted the 10th District Congressional Art Show March 29 through April 20. The exhibit, on display at the GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus featured 260 works by 167 area high school students, representing 24 schools throughout the 10th Congressional District.

GW Energy Professor Featured NVTC Speaker on Microgrids of Smart Buildings

GW Energy Professor Featured NVTC Speaker on Microgrids of Smart Buildings

March 01, 2012

Dr. Stephen Hsu speaks March 29 at NVTC's Smart Energy Committee about microgrids of smart building concepts and his energy research at the university. He is a noted expert on nanomaterials, nanometrology, ceramics, tribology, biomaterials, and engine technology. About Labs(EnergyResearchFactSheet.pdf)

LCPS Students Exhibit Artwork at GW (January-March 2012)

LCPS Students Exhibit Artwork at GW (January-March 2012)

January 13, 2012

LCPS students from Seneca Ridge Middle School exhibit close to 50 two-dimensional pieces on Campus through March 21.

Institute for Magnetics Research

December 23, 2011

Institute for Magnetics Research has received a grant from GE Global Research, funded by the U.S. DOE, to develop materials for the new technology of magnetic refrigeration that will improve the energy efficiency of residential refrigerators.

GW Named Research Partner in Toyota Automotive Safety Project

GW Named Research Partner in Toyota Automotive Safety Project

December 07, 2011

The GW National Crash Analysis Center (NCAC), housed at GW’s Virginia Science and Technology Campus in Ashburn, Va., has been named as one of Toyota’s Collaborative Safety Research Center new research partners.

Spring 2012 Semester in Session

Spring 2012 Semester in Session

December 01, 2011

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Photographs by four distinguished GW Alumni artists (December 2011-February 2012)

GW Alumni Artists Exhibit Photographs on Campus In Celebration of the Campus’ 20-Year Anniversary (December 2011-February 2012)

November 01, 2011

Photographs by four distinguished GW Alumni artists, Pamela Habholz Davis – MFA ‘06, Johnston Grindstaff – MFA ‘01, Rick McCleary – MFA ‘82, and Claudia Smigrod – MFA ‘78, are featured in the GW 20th Anniversary Alumni Regional Artist Series Winter 2011 Exhibit at the GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus. The exhibit features a unique mixture of realistic and abstract photographs by the four photographers from December 1, 2011 to February 28, 2012.

LCPS Students Exhibit Artwork at GW (November 2011-January 2012)

LCPS Students Exhibit Artwork at GW (November 2011-January 2012)

November 01, 2011

LCPS students from Belmont Station ES and Buffalo Trail ES exhibit more than 50 two-dimensional pieces on Campus from Nov. 11 to Jan. 11. Family, friends, and the public are invited to an artist recognition reception on Thursday, Dec. 8 at 6:30 p.m. at Exploration Hall, 20101 Academic Way, Ashburn, VA 20147. For more information call 703-726-3650.

GW Nursing Students Support Blood Drive Initiative at Marine Corps Marathon

GW Nursing Students Support Blood Drive Initiative at Marine Corps Marathon

October 30, 2011

Lacey Morgan wanted to run a marathan for a long time. As a GW Nursing student, Lacey had the opportunity to visit Inova Blood Donor Services. It was during this visit that she realized the critical need for blood donation and decided to raise money for the cause.

Virginia Science and Technology Campus Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Virginia Science and Technology Campus Celebrates 20th Anniversary

October 13, 2011

Left to Right: Student speaker Andrea Wilson, Provost Steven Lerman, Dean of the Virginia Science and Technology Campus Ali Eskandarian, Dean of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences David Dolling, Secretary of Technology Jim Duffey, Delegate Tag Greason, Dean of GW School of Nursing Jean Johnson, GW student Bryan Leone, Dean of GW Columbian College of Arts and Sciences Peg Barratt, Senator Mark Herring, GW President Steven Knapp,and Delegate Ken Plum.

The George Washington University Virginia Science and Technology Campus commemorated its 20 years of innovative research, education and corporate partnerships in Loudoun County, Va. on Oct. 13.

GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus Celebrates 20th Anniversary

GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus Celebrates 20th Anniversary

October 13, 2011

Years of building research and education programs and working in the community have aligned GW and its interests with those of the Commonwealth. While the Virginia Science and Technology Campus celebrates 20 years, GW's Graduate Education Center in Hampton Roads has served Virginia for more than 50 years, and Graduate Education Centers in Alexandria and Arlington have offered degree programs in their communities for more than a decade.

Virginia General Assembly Higher Education Legislative Review

Virginia General Assembly Higher Education Legislative Review

October 01, 2011

A glance at actions effecting higher education in Virginia, as well as a GW Virginia Commending Resolution in recognition of the 20th anniversary.

Dr. Tarek El-Ghazawi, director of the HPC Lab, has been named an IEEE Fellow

Dr. Tarek El-Ghazawi, director of the HPC Lab, has been named an IEEE Fellow

October 01, 2011

Dr. Tarek El-Ghazawi, director of the HPC Lab, has been named an IEEE Fellow for his contributions to reconfigurable computing and parallel programming.

Virginia Campus Advisory Council Adds New Members

Virginia Campus Advisory Council Adds New Members

October 01, 2011

Since its inception, the Virginia Campus has been guided by the advice of an advisory group of community leaders. New members appointed this year are Joanne Theurich, Chief Administrative Officer, HHMI Janelia Farm Research Campus; Lydia W. Thomas, former President and CEO of Noblis, member of the President's Homeland Security Advisory Council, and former GW Board of Trustees member; Richard W. Velde, Esq., Attorney-at-Law; and Tim McManus, President and CEO of Reston Hospital Center.

Open House - Fall 2011, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 5-8 p.m.

Open House - Fall Program, Oct. 4, 2011 at The George Washington University Virginia Science and Technology Campus

September 19, 2011

BRING US YOUR AMBITION to move ahead in your career or change careers. Learn about programs offered in convenient formats for working professionals in engineering, computer science, information technology management, entrepreneurship, education, leadership, health sciences, and nursing. For more information e-mail or call the Office of Corporate and Community Relations at (703) 726-3650.

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.”