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Research Ecosystem Review Launches

September 14, 2018

A goal of the university’s research strategic initiative, working groups will review and make recommendations to strengthen GW’s research efforts.

Senator Warner speaks about Cybersecurity issues at George Washington University

Senator Warner Discusses Hot Cybersecurity Topics with GW Students

August 30, 2018

Figuring out how to get newly educated cybersecurity professionals more quickly through the security clearance process and into the workforce was one of the questions contemplated during Senator Warner’s (D-Va.) discussion with six undergraduate students in GW’s cybersecurity bachelor’s completion program.

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Nursing Students Celebrate Entry into the Profession

August 17, 2018

While many college students spent June and July taking a break from classes, the George Washington University School of Nursing’s first summer start cohort of accelerated bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) students were busy finishing their coursework and clinical experiences.

University Human Resources hosted its annual Proud to Be GW festivals on the Foggy Bottom and Virginia Science and Technology ca

University Hosts Proud to Be GW Festivals

August 08, 2018

The annual festivals bring GW staff together for activities and school spirit.

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New Bus Design Celebrates GW’s Long-term Commitment to Virginia

July 18, 2018

You may have noticed the University’s newly branded shuttles running between GW’s Virginia Science & Technology Campus (VSTC) in Ashburn, VA and GW’s main campus in Washington, DC.

Warner at NVTC event at GW talks about cybersecurity

Senator Warner Calls for a National Cyber Doctrine

June 25, 2018

GW’s VSTC sponsored a conversation with Mr. Warner for the Northern Virginia Technology Council and cyber security undergraduates.

Dean Deering welcomes accepted students to CPS in Arlington, VA (GW/William Atkin)

Admitted Students Welcomed to College of Professional Studies

June 22, 2018

The College of Professional Studies welcomed newly admitted students at a series of “Meet & Greet” events, where they meet faculty, staff and other admitted students before fall.

Baja vehicle being test driven on bumpy field near Exploration Hall at GW's VSTC campus

GW Baja Team Trains at VSTC for International Competition

May 11, 2018

GW mechanical engineering students worked hard to build an off-road vehicle from scratch to compete in an international Baja competition. They have been test driving it at VSTC.

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GW Researcher Advances to the Final Round of NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE

April 09, 2018

A team of George Washington University researchers were named as finalists in the $20 million NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE competition on Monday. The C2CNT team is led by Department of Chemistry Professor Stuart Licht, who team uses low-energy, low-cost technology developed in his lab located at GW’s Virginia Science and Technology Campus to transform carbon dioxide (CO2) into widely useful and highly valued products—carbon nanotubes.

Chris Deering

Getting to Know Chris Deering: CPS Interim Dean

February 27, 2018

Christopher J. Deering was appointed Interim Dean of the College of Professional Studies, effective February 1, 2018, following the resignation of Dean Eskandarian. Chris, as he commonly goes by, is far from new to GW and has transitioned smoothly to his new role. Now that he is at the helm of the College we wanted to give our readers a chance to get to know him a little better.

Ali Eskandarian

Ali Eskandarian Announces Resignation from Academic Leadership

January 03, 2018

Ali Eskandarian, who has served for nearly seven years as dean of the College of Professional Studies (CPS) and Virginia Science and Technology Campus (VSTC), has announced his resignation from academic leadership, effective Jan. 31.

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.”