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First Annual Pinning Ceremony GW School of Nursing, December 2010

GW School of Nursing to Host Inaugural Pinning Ceremony for BSN Graduates

December 02, 2010

The GW School of Nursing will host a pinning ceremony on December 6 to mark the completion of its first Bachelor of Science class within the newly-established school. Seventeen students will take part in the ceremony, which begins at 6 p.m. in the GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus's Innovation Hall.

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

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

October 29, 2010

Student artwork from Loudoun County Public Schools on exhibit at The George Washington University Virginia Science and Technology Campus (VSTC). The exhibit features two-dimensional, mixed-media works by more than 50 student artists from Catoctin Elementary School, Evergreen Mill Elementary School, Smarts Mill Middle School, and Loudoun County High School. Artist Recognition Reception, Tuesday, December 7, 6:30–8:00 p.m.

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 23, 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.

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.

George Washington University Professor Develops Carbon Dioxide-Free Method Of Producing Iron—New Method Could Significantly Decrease The Atmospheric Level Of The Global Warming Gas CO2

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.

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)

GWorld 2.0 Coming Soon! New Cards Being Issued July 8 and 9 at the GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus

GWorld 2.0 Coming Soon! New Cards Being Issued July 8 and 9 at the GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus

June 25, 2010

All staff, faculty, and students need to get NEW GWorld 2.0 cards. If you haven't already, plan to get yours on Sept. 16 or 17. The old cards will no longer work with the new card readers being installed the week of Sept. 20.

GW Science and Tech Campus to Host Distracted Driver Simulation Demonstration

GW Science and Tech Campus to Host Distracted Driver Simulation Demonstration

June 09, 2010

Members of the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) learned about driving simulator vehicle and behavior research taking place in the Center for Intelligent Systems Research (CISR), such as the effects of drowsiness and distractions on driving. Following a presentation, attendees had the opportunity to drive for themselves.

The George Washington University Medical Center Announces Establishment of New School of Nursing

The George Washington University Medical Center Announces Establishment of New School of Nursing

May 14, 2010

The GW Board of Trustees voted to approve the formation of the GW School of Nursing. The new school, which has 30 faculty members already in place and expects to hire more top-level professionals in the field, will be housed on both GW's Foggy Bottom Campus and on its Virginia Science and Technology Campus. All of the school's classroom exercises and a newly built 3,000-square-foot simulation lab are located in Virginia. View PRESS RELEASE or FULL STORY.

Astronaut Col. Frederick D. Gregory, GW alumnus, Reflects on His Experiences in Space

The World Redefined from Space Astronaut Col. Frederick D. Gregory, GW alumnus, Reflects on His Experiences in Space at The GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus May 14

April 28, 2010

GW Alumnus, Frederick D. Gregory, former NASA astronaut and a retired U.S. Air Force Colonel, speaks about his experiences in space on Friday, May 14 at 7 p.m. at The George Washington University Virginia Science and Technology Campus. The presentation is free and open to the public. Exploration Hall, 20101 Academic Way, Room 101, Ashburn, VA 20147.

Building Business Together 2010 - GWI’s Erskine Speaks on Regional Economy: Finance Fair 2010 for Entrepreneurs and Businesses Sponsored by Loudoun County and Loudoun SBDC

April 16, 2010

Loudoun’s entrepreneurs and business owners will find the answers to their financing questions and more at the first Finance Fair developed to support local business. The Fair is scheduled on Thursday, April 29, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The George Washington University Virginia Science and Technology Campus in Ashburn.  MORE

LCPS Students Exhibit Artwork at GW (April-June 2010)

LCPS Students Exhibit Artwork at GW (April-June 2010)

April 16, 2010

More than 50 students from LCPS Harper Park MS, Stone Bridge HS, Belmont Ridge MS, and J.L. Simpson MS exhibit 2-D artwork through June 9 at 20101 Academic Way. Reception May 20. Open to the public.

US House of Representatives, Rep. Frank Wolf

GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus Hosts 10th District Congressional Art Exhibit Through March 5, 2010

February 24, 2010

The Campus will host the annual Congressional Art Competition sponsored by Representative Frank Wolf. The Best in Show will be announced by Wolf at an Artist Reception on Friday, March 12, 2012.

LCPS Students Exhibit Artwork at GW (January-April 2010)

LCPS Students Exhibit Artwork at GW (January-April 2010)

February 17, 2010

More than 50 students from Sycolin Creek Elementary School, Creighton's Corner Elementary School, Sterling Middle School, and Potomac Falls High School exhibit 2-D artwork from 1/22/2010 through 4/14/2010 at 20101 Academic Way.