Cheryl Thompson, an associate professor in the School of Media and Public Affairs, has been named the organization’s Educator of the Year.
Officials are convening a faculty advisory board to focus on teaching, learning and raising retention rates.
The Board voted to approve the budget for the next fiscal year on Friday, with less funding for large constructions projects and more for financial aid.
The announcement marked the signature achievement of the University’s efforts to use donations to fund campus projects. But even as the milestone passed, officials said there were still areas of the University that had not been fully explored as sources of donations.
Students say Knapp and his wife, Diane, led a University-wide shift toward renewable energy and environmental education.
About 100 students and their families attended the Interfaith Baccalaureate Service at Western Presbyterian Church Saturday morning to celebrate the importance of faith in their lives at GW.
Around 300 seniors crammed into the grand ballroom of the Marvin Center Friday afternoon to raise a champagne flute to a record number of donations from the senior class and their upcoming commencement.
The University’s landmark fundraising campaign has reached its $1 billion goal, according to a post on the University’s official Twitter account Friday.
The program will give participants scholarships and teacher training during their junior and senior years and prepare them to become licensed teachers in D.C. and acoss the country.
It’s not a stretch to think that bonobos and humans are closely related, according to a team of researchers who studied the animal’s muscle structures.