New official to shape University's international strategy

The hire will likely come from within the University, and officials plan to start reviewing candidates by the end of this month.

With Sodexo contract set to expire in 2016, survey seeks student feedback

A randomly selected group of undergraduate students received an email survey with questions about how much money they spend at on-campus and off-campus dining venues, and their dining habits on weekdays and weekends.

Law school alumnus up against 'well-heeled' incumbent in Dallas mayoral bid

A 61-year-old attorney, Marcos Ronquillo has served on the law school’s Board of Advisers for the last 10 years.

Four years after G-PAC roll out, faculty vote for outside credits to fulfill requirements

Faculty approved a resolution Friday that will allow AP or IB classes or courses taken at other institutions to count toward G-PAC, in an effort to attract students and cut back on the number of restrictions the college imposes on students’ schedules.

In quest for donors, business school adds data mining software

California-based Marketo announced last week that it will help officials at the business school track students throughout their time at GW and look for enrollment patterns.

Law and graduate education schools to launch joint degree program

Those students will take classes within both schools to meet the “growing demand” for analysts with expertise in law and education.

With eye on donations, GW to create student life advisory council

An advising council dedicated to guiding student life programs across campus – from health and wellness to career services – will launch as early as this April.

Student groups to use new program for creating websites, tracking finances this fall

OrgSync will offer student leaders a one-stop program to make their own websites, send messages to members, keep track of their budgets and request event space around campus.

Visualized: A streetcar named dysfunction

Desiree Halpern | Contributing Photo Editor

Alumni bands, students rally around music department after budget cuts

The members of Holychild credit their success to having a comprehensive education — an opportunity they say GW students who have a zest for music but different majors will now miss out on.

SEAS junior to take computer science talents to Silicon Valley

This summer, one junior and computer science major will move from the city of political junkies to the nexus of techies for a dive into the world of startups.

Staff Editorial: Music department cuts go against GW's commitment to arts

The Corcoran will surely bring benefits to GW over time, but these cuts to the music department have an immediate and drastic impact on students.

Sarah Blugis: Why I quit the Republican Party

I don’t regret coming to GW as a member of the GOP. It has given me a unique perspective on the left/right divide, and if nothing else, has made me so much happier with the position I’m in now: I openly call myself an independent.

Melissa Holzberg: Student Health Service should expand hours to better serve students

Not all spurts of illness happen during business hours, and not all students are even able to make an appointment time during the workday because of classes and work schedules. We live in a 24/7 world, and it is time for our health clinic to reflect that.

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Unexpected changes mark turnaround for women's basketball seniors

Women’s basketball seniors Chakecia Miller and Bria Bourgeois have known each other since seventh grade and their years as high school standouts in Atlanta's suburbs.

In senior season, Kopriva realizes on-court potential

Kopriva has never been a star on the court, often winning more accolades for his academic performance than his athletic prowess.


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    Trans Day of Visibility

    Allied in Pride is trying to bring Trans Day of Visibility into focus at GW. The student organization invited Laverne...

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    What I Be Music and Arts Night

    The GW chapter of a national project focused on people airing their insecurities hosted a night of music and art in t...

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    Blossom Kite Festival

    Kites glided through the sky at the fifth annual Blossom Kite Festival held at the Washington Monument on Saturday. ...