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Onward GW: Return to Campus and the Classroom

August 07, 2021

We are excited to welcome students, faculty and staff to campus this fall. Learn more about the steps we are taking to prepare for your arrival to campus, including updating our public health protocols and reviewing and updating our buildings and classrooms.

Christopher Bracey

Christopher Alan Bracey Named Interim Provost

June 22, 2021

As vice provost for faculty affairs, Professor Bracey has supported faculty teaching and research across all disciplines and encouraged faculty participation in decision-making.

Celebrating Commencement on the National Mall for the Classes of 2020 & 2021

Announcing Commencement on the National Mall for Classes of 2020 and 2021

June 07, 2021

The ceremony celebrating the classes’ achievements will be on Oct. 2, 2021.

Pamela Slaven-Lee

Interim Dean for School of Nursing Announced

May 07, 2021

Pamela Slaven-Lee, senior associate dean for academic affairs and clinical associate professor, has been named interim dean of the George Washington University’s School of Nursing.

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Celebrating a Top Ranking School of Nursing

April 13, 2021

On its 10th anniversary, GW Nursing looks back over its accomplishments and ahead at its future. (GW Today, 4/12/2021)

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New Partnership Aims to Detect, Predict Health Abnormalities in Drivers

February 28, 2021

A SEAS research team received funding to develop artificial intelligence systems aimed at helping people with health challenges drive safely.

GW Digital Health Summit April 14-16, 2021

Registration now open for inaugural GW Digital Health Summit

February 26, 2021

GW is hosting its inaugural Digital Health Summit focused on the rapid acceleration of digital technologies in healthcare and the implications for healthcare and academic environments alike. Taking place virtually on the afternoons of April 14-16, 2021, presentations and discussions will focus on the state of the science, innovation and development with digital health technologies and the gaps and opportunities that exist.

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GW Kicks Off Bicentennial with Virtual Celebration

February 10, 2021

Program included student and faculty performances, a documentary narrated by alumna Kerry Washington and messages from distinguished alumni.

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GW Offers Free Virtual Spring Group Fitness Classes

January 17, 2021

Join GW Campus Recreation on ZOOM for daily group fitness classes. Classes are free this spring and open to all GW students, faculty and staff! This schedule runs from January 11-May 2, with a variety of cardio/strength classes and mind/body classes.

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Bicentennial Kickoff Scheduled for Feb. 9

January 15, 2021

We kick off our bicentennial celebrations with a virtual opening ceremony on Feb. 9, the 200th anniversary of the 1821 congressional act that established the university.

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GW’s Response to COVID-19

December 04, 2020

Virtual instruction will continue for the spring 2021 semester. Learn more about our enhanced health and safety efforts as well as our response to COVID-19.

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GW Nursing Students Take Charge at COVID-19 Testing Site

September 08, 2020

When it was announced that George Washington University would be bringing back a limited number of students, faculty and staff on campuses this fall and that individuals would need to be regularly tested for COVID-19, leaders at the GW School of Nursing got to work.

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GW Offers Free Virtual Fall Group Fitness Classes

September 08, 2020

Join GW Campus Recreation on ZOOM for daily group fitness classes. Classes are free this fall and open to all GW students, faculty and staff!

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Pandemic Announcements, FAQs and more

August 28, 2020

With the fall semester underway, the GW community is demonstrating every day that it matters less where we are and more how we are coming together—supporting one another, remaining connected, and fulfilling our mission. A place to find answers to questions you may have.

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CPS Team Expands Online Learning & Faculty Support during COVID-19

June 06, 2020

When it comes to the unprecedented move universities and schools around the country made to transition the remainder of the spring 2020 semester to virtual learning, CPS was well-positioned to make the jump with expertise in online learning and a dedicated instructional design team.

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.”