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GW Research Professor Co-Leads National Initiative Advocating for Incremental Postsecondary Credentialing

October 11, 2021

The Institute of Education Sciences (IES) has awarded a $3 million “Transformative Research in the Education Sciences” program grant to “Credential As You Go” (CAY

New Designation Highlights Vital Role of Postdoctoral Researchers

September 22, 2021

Postdocs will be reclassified into a new trainee category on Jan. 1 in response to feedback from GW’s research community.


NSF Grant Supports Future Designers of ‘Trustworthy’ Artificial Intelligence

September 22, 2021

SEAS received $3 million through the National Science Foundation Research Traineeship Program to transform the future of work, develop a new model for graduate education and to fund cross-cutting

Q & A: SMHS Researcher Anne Chiaramello

September 17, 2021

With a $1.13 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Anne Chiaramello, associate professor of anatomy and cell biology and founding director of the Mito-EpiGen Program at the Ge

Study Links Housing, Heart Health

September 13, 2021

Inclusionary zoning policies that increase the supply of affordable housing may be good for the heart, according to a first-of-a-kind study by researchers at the 

Q & A: IDDP Fellow Rachel Moran

August 20, 2021

IDDP's research fellowships support projects by Ph.D. or other terminal degree holders at any stage of their career.

Q & A: SMHS Researcher Brandon Kohrt

August 10, 2021

Brandon Kohrt, the Charles and Sonia Akman Professor of Global Psychiatry and professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Scien

GW Researchers Selected to Study the Impact of Mobile Health Services on Intravenous Drug Users

August 05, 2021

A team of researchers from the George Washington University (GW) has been selected as one of five groups that will participate in the HIV Prevention Trials Network (HPTN) INTEGRA study (HTPN 094),

COVID-19 Shutdowns Reveal Racial Disparities in Exposure to Air Pollution

July 28, 2021

A new study of COVID-19 shutdowns in the United States reveals pronounced disparities in air pollution—with disenfranchi

New Partnership Aims to Improve Housing Stability, Prevent Homelessness and Advance Health Equity

July 22, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic underscores what research has long documented—that unjust housing policies and housing instability

Study: Wireless, Battery-Free Pacemaker Harmlessly Dissolves in Body

July 21, 2021

Researchers at George Washington University and Northwestern University have developed the first-ever transient pacemake

Anti-Gay Statements Trigger Elevated Stress Response in Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Study Participants

June 24, 2021

Previous research has suggested that the stress of discrimination may play a role in the development of health problems

Pride Month 2021: GW Research Seeks to Address Workplace Discrimination, Health Equity for LGBTQ Community

June 17, 2021

Researchers from across George Washington University investigate the diverse experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer or questioning individuals, documenting discrimination and

Malicious Content Exploits Path Ways between Online Platforms

June 16, 2021

Malicious COVID-19 online content—including racist messages, disinformation and misinformation—thrives and spreads online by bypassing the moderation efforts of individual social media platforms, a

SMPA Professor Receives Fulbright Award

June 14, 2021

Steven Livingston, professor of media and public affairs and founding director of the Institute for Data, Democracy and Politics (IDDP) has received a Seeking Solutions for Global Challenges Award

GW Physics Professor Awarded Shaw Prize in Astronomy

June 04, 2021

Chryssa Kouveliotou, professor and chair of the Department of Physics in the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences (CCAS), was a

SEAS Students Redesign Device to Assist Veteran Care

June 02, 2021

A team of George Washington University 

Study: School Shootings Shatter Communities

June 02, 2021

The decades-long plague of school shootings in America has left survivors traumatized and families devastated.

Alumni Entrepreneurs Credit GW with Helping Them Shape Their Paths

June 01, 2021

When Rachel Zoe was deciding where to go to college, she knew exactly what she wanted—and it wasn’t fashion school.

Expanding Medicaid in States under the American Rescue Plan Would Add More Than 1 Million Jobs, Study Shows

May 27, 2021

Expanding Medicaid eligibility under the American Rescue Plan (ARP) in the 14 states that have done so would lead to the

GW Announces Honorees of 11th Annual Faculty Awards

May 17, 2021

The George Washington University announced Monday the winners of the 11th annual Faculty Awards, which recognize faculty for excellence in teaching, research, service and other areas.

GW Announces Honorees of 11th Annual Faculty Awards

May 17, 2021

The George Washington University announced Monday the winners of the 11th annual Faculty Awards, which recognize faculty for excellence in teaching, research, service and other areas.

Did Dinosaurs Hunt in the Dark?

May 06, 2021

Today’s 10,000 species of birds live in virtually every habitat on Earth, but only a handful have adaptations enabling them to hunt active prey in the dark of night.

Anthropology Professor Elected to National Academy of Sciences

April 29, 2021

Chet Sherwood, professor of anthropology in th

Large Number of Americans Reported Financial Anxiety before the Pandemic

April 28, 2021

A substantial number of adults in the United States between the ages of 21 and 62 felt anxiety and stress about their personal finances well before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to

Earth Day 2021: GW Faculty Research Addresses Environmental, Energy Injustice

April 22, 2021

Researchers across George Washington University investigate the changing planet in broad ways from the impact of climate change on our natural, social and built environments to understanding the pl

Students Share Projects in GW Research Showcase

April 19, 2021

George Washington University's student researchers gathered virtually last week to share their research projects with th

GW Law Professor Receives Fulbright Award

April 19, 2021

Jeremy Bearer-Friend, an associate professor of law at GW Law, has been named the recipient of a Fulbright Award to the United Kingdom, wh

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