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New Transportation Safety Grant Awarded to NCAC

New Transportation Safety Grant Awarded to NCAC

February 23, 2013

The National Crash Analysis Center (NCAC) received $106,000 in funding from the German automotive manufacturer consortium Working Group AK 251 to assess the real world safety trade-offs of the belted vs. unbelted occupant testing requirements of FMVSS 208, the U.S. standard on occupant crash protection in frontal crashes.

Construction Update on the New Building: Dirt Piles, Heavy Equipment, and Permits

Construction Update on the New Building: Dirt Piles, Heavy Equipment, and Permits

February 07, 2013

Construction began in Nov. 2012 on the dual-purpose collections and conservation resource center to be located on the GW Virginia Science & Technology Campus in Ashburn, Virginia. Construction is well under way with substantial completion and occupation of the facility projected for fall 2013 and full operation of the facility projected for early 2014. The building will feature a 22,000 square foot state-of-the-art collections and conservation resource center and an adjacent 30,000 square feet of additional space, to be designed and built out for future academic and research activities.

Recent Faculty Publications, Conferences & Presentations - February 2013 Newsletter

February 01, 2013

Publications, conferences, grants and other news regarding VSTC faculty from the February 2013 VSTC Newsletter.

Intensive Short Courses in Energy Technologies & Policies for Working Professionals

February 01, 2013

The GW VSTC is offering a new series of short, intensive, non-credit courses on energy topics to meet the needs of energy professionals who wish to increase their knowledge and skill set.

Save the Date: ELP 25th Anniversary Celebration

Save the Date: ELP 25th Anniversary Celebration

February 01, 2013

Executive Leadership Doctoral Program (ELP) alumni, current students, faculty and friends of ELP are invited to attend a symposium and gala on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013 in commemoration of 25 years and 25 cohorts of ELP. For more information please call 703-726-8396.

Regional Photography Clubs Exhibit "Nature Visions 2012" at GW (February 24-July 27, 2013)

Regional Photography Clubs Exhibit "Nature Visions 2012" at GW (February 24-July 27, 2013)

February 01, 2013

A selection of fifty-three beautiful nature photographs will be on display through July 27, 2013 at the GW Virginia Science & Technology Campus at Innovation Hall, 45085 University Drive, Ashburn, VA 20147. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

Enterprise Security event

Linking Disciplines: The Key to Increased Enterprise Security

February 01, 2013

Internet-related crime is now a multi-billion dollar industry and the infrastructures of technologically advanced countries are alarmingly vulnerable to attack.

LCPS Students Exhibit Artwork at GW (February-May 2013)

LCPS Students Exhibit Artwork at GW (February-May 2013)

February 01, 2013

Through a long-standing partnership with Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS), the university is proud to exhibit local student artwork. The exhibit featuring artwork from Balls Bluff and Francis Hazel Reid Elementary Schools will open on Feb. 22. E-mail gwvirginia@va.gwu.edu or call 703-726-3650 for more information.

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.”