Amy Sechrist

Food institute to sprout on GW’s city streets

Even the dean of GW’s largest college said the recent push for a food research institute is unusual for an urban university surrounded by grey office buildings instead of green fields. But the University dished out $200,000 this year for research proposals relating to food and nutrition – such as food security and the study […]

GW plans cancer research institute

GW is planning a major cancer research center, likely to capture space in the Science and Engineering Hall, to win tens of millions of dollars of federal grants over the next decade. The cancer initiative, expected to be formally announced in April, will trigger a yearlong search for a high-profile leader to attract more researchers […]