Ori Korin

Provost enables more SJT travel

The appointment of a University provost last semester is allowing GW President Stephen Joel Trachtenberg to travel abroad more freely this year. Trachtenberg, who recently returned from a trip to London, is set to visit the Middle East in October and China in December, both GW-related trips to “follow up on resources, plan joint ventures, […]

Got the Blues?

Few articles of clothing are more important to a wardrobe than a favorite pair of jeans. They can be fitted or baggy, sandblasted or dark, detailed or classic, flared or tapered – the possibilities are endless. But jeans are more than just an item of clothing. Across the globe, jeans have become statements of personal […]

Laptops stolen from bookstore

The GW Bookstore will continue to sell computers after six pre-paid laptops costing $18,000 were stolen from the store last month. Pat Lee, manager of the bookstore, said students can still buy computers and computer products at the software desk located on the store’s first floor. Lee said the students whose laptops were stolen could […]

Dream descends on District again

Thousands of people gathered in front of the Lincoln Memorial Saturday to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the largest civil rights demonstration in history, the March on Washington. The original march, which took place on August 28, 1963 and is remembered for Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech, attracted a crowd of […]

GW to teach Saudi royals

GW will offer long-distance learning courses to six members of the Saudi Arabian royal family this fall. The students will take courses over the Internet, rather than coming to campus, because of safety concerns. A representative of the royal family told the University that the students liked GW’s programs but were worried about traveling to […]

SMPA teaches broadcast courses

The School of Media and Public Affairs kicked off a new Broadcast Summer program two weeks ago, which offers students a comprehensive package of popular SMPA courses at a discounted rate. The 10-week, 12-credit program focuses on most aspects of broadcast journalism, including scriptwriting, production and filming. The idea for the Broadcast Summer was derived […]