Don’t expect to sit quietly in Laura Papish’s Dean’s Seminar on Love, Sex and Friendship. Her philosophy class includes raucous free-flowing debates on topics from Aristotle to sexual politics to The Bachelor.
A new study by Summer Sheremata, from Columbian College’s Attention and Cognition Laboratory, deciphers the brain’s strategy for recovering from strokes, and could lead to therapies for restoring visual perception.
From Thomas Jefferson to Abigail Adams, men and women in the early American republic risked scandal when they forged friendships. American Studies alumna Cassandra Good, BA ’04, MA ’05, divulges the significance of their relationships.
Doors will open on March 21 and the public will be greeted with three exhibitions, one of which includes the largest number of artworks from the The Textile Museum's collections ever displayed.
The George Washington University Opens Science and Engineering Hall, Largest Building of Its Kind in D.C.
The GW Science and Engineering Hall formally opened March 4. The $275 million, 500,000-square-foot building has state-of-the-art research facilities and will educate the next generation of innovators.
George Washington University has received $1.45 million from the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) to join a national network of universities in the UTeach science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) teacher preparation program.
Apple CEO Tim Cook will deliver the George Washington University's Commencement address before graduates on May 17. He will also be awarded an honorary doctorate of public service from the university.
Why does unemployment cause some to sink into despair while others shrug it off? Psychology Professor George Howe isolated personality traits to target job-loss stressors.
As a Peace Corps volunteer in Morocco, Caroline Ayes, BA ’13, goes the extra mile to connect teens to the nation’s environmental beauty.
Nearly half the U.S. bee population has mysteriously vanished in the last decade—and no one’s sure why. Biology Professor Hartmut Doebel and a team of undergraduates are on the case.
Basic economic concepts can baffle even the most seasoned-scholars. But with the aid of easy-to-understand concept maps, a Luther Rice fellow may have cracked the comprehension conundrum.
Victoria Gonçalves is a campus crusader, student government leader and proud advocate for Latino Americans. Now she’s among MSNBC’s top women in college politics. Is her next stop Capitol Hill?
Alaska may be ground zero for global warming. As the region’s permafrost rapidly melts, Chemistry Professor J. Houston Miller and his students are racing to help defuse a climate time bomb.
Associate Professor History Denver Brunsman co-authored this text which explores how pop-culture reflects the transformation of the United States into the most powerful industrial nation on earth.