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GW students studied mountain permafrost and glacial landscapes in the Ray-Iz Mountains. (Photo: Anna Sumi for PlanetForward.org)

Into the Arctic

September 13, 2017
A team of GW students and scientists ventured into the Siberian tundra on a mission to see first hand how climate change has ravaged a polar environment and changed people’s lives.
CCAS New Faculty

New Faculty Bolster College Ranks

September 13, 2017
Columbian College welcomed 27 new full-time faculty members this year, bringing the total number of full-time scholars to 497.
Dean Ben Vinson CCAS

A Message From the Dean

September 13, 2017
As the academic year begins, Dean Ben Vinson celebrates the multicultural fabric of the CCAS community, the “remarkable breadth” and impact of the college and the value of a liberal arts degree.
Associate Professor of Physics Evangeline J. Downie (Photo: Long Nguyen)

Solving the Proton Puzzle

September 13, 2017
A riddle at the heart of the atom is confounding scientists and suggesting a new model of physics. Evangeline Downie and an international research team are searching for a subatomic solution.