Schools across the University are working to align their internal regulations with recent changes to faculty governance at GW.
University President Thomas LeBlanc called on the Faculty Senate to review and update policies surrounding sexual harassment and assault in response to recent high-profile accusations in Hollywood and at universities around the country.
Students and faculty said bringing in more students from different countries across the globe adds new perspectives to campus.
Faculty are including students in the effort to examine GW’s history with slavery and segregation in a new course dedicated to researching the subject.
Faculty in the religion department say the department’s budget is not enough to hire new faculty and launch new projects.
Dust-covered rooms and the grind of construction equipment have become a daily nuisance for students taking classes at Corcoran.
The provost’s office announced several destinations for academic departments forced out of their offices by the planned 2100 Pennsylvania Ave. project at a Faculty Senate meeting.
A team of student engineers is working to build the first GW-made satellite in the Science and Engineering Hall and launch it into orbit by the end of 2019.
Six months after the provost’s office announced a plan to increase diversity, no plans have been formally submitted.
Officials said the transition will not affect student health care, but student advocates were alarmed by Egelman’s sudden exit.