Kudos

Kudos are monthly compilations of noteworthy awards, achievements and grants received by Columbian College faculty, students and alumni. Articles published in academic journals are also included among these recognitions.

View Kudos Archive

 


Recent Recognition

January 13, 2021

The GW Society of Physics Students was recognized as a 2019-2020 Outstanding Chapter by the SPS National Council.

Masha Belenky (French) published the book Popular Literature from Nineteenth-Century France: French Text (Modern Language Association, 2020).

Barry R. Chiswick (Economics) authored the book Jews at Work (Springer International Publishing, 2020).

Catherine Forster (Biology) had a fossil bird from Cretaceous deposits in Madagascar named for her, Falcatekely forsterae.

Valentina Harizanov (Mathematics) was profiled in the Fall 2020 Emissary from the University of California, Berkeley, and co-authored the journal’s article, “Hilbert’s Tenth Problem.”

Harris Mylonas (Political Science) published the essay “The Determinants of Successful Nation-building: Macro-sociological Political Modernization and Political Alliance Structures” in Nationalities Papers. He was also featured in an interview with Academic Influence.

George Younes (Physics) received a $40,765 grant from the NASA Shared Services Center to study magnetars.