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President's Medal Given to IBT's James P. Hoffa

The George Washington University - Mon, 02/17/2014 - 08:50

On January 29, 2014, President Steven Knapp awarded International Brotherhood of Teamsters General President James P.

Happy Presidents Day!

The George Washington University - Mon, 02/17/2014 - 01:01
February 14, 2014

There are no classes on Monday, February 17, in honor of Presidents Day, but Gelman and Eckles are open regular hours.  The National Security Archive will be closed and GW Drop-in Tutoring for Econ, Accy, Math, and Bio are cancelled.

 

Dr. Lisa Jackson-Cherry Receives Maryland Governor’s Citation

Marymount University - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 17:02
She was honored for her service to the Maryland Board of Professional Counselors and Therapists.
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Service Interruption

American University News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 15:00
Service Interruption
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For AU Sweethearts, College Romance Stands the Test of Time

American University News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 11:41
Amy and Allison’s love story – like 2,500 other alumni couples -- began at AU.
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Philosophy Professor Addresses Intersex Ethics

American University News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 11:10
Ellen Feder’s new book challenges the treatment of children with atypical sex anatomies.
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HABITAT: A Music and Technology Performance

American University News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 10:23
HABITAT showcases percussion, video, and computer-altered audio into a concert-length composition.
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Cellulose: Answering the Call for Sustainable Energy

American University News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 09:19
Laura Flynn is working on a research project to modify cellulose so it can be used as an all-fiber flame retardant.
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Trans Trailblazers

American University News - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 07:24
TV star’s visit shines light on transgender movement, AU’s support. Photo courtesy of Netflix.
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University Libraries Closed on February 14

Catholic University - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 06:12

Mullen Library and the campus libraries will be closed on  Friday, February 14.  The IM/Chat with a Librarian service will be available 2-5 pm and 6-9 pm.

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Feb 14: Fenwick Open & Reference Online 10am-5pm

George Mason University - Fri, 02/14/2014 - 06:11

Fenwick Library and online reference service will be open today, February 14, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. All other Mason Libraries are closed (includes Law Library).

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The 3rd Annual George Washington Lecture

The George Washington University - Thu, 02/13/2014 - 23:34
February 13, 2014

Setting the Example:  George Washington's Military Leadership
with Edward G. Lengel, Director, The Papers of George Washington

Friday, February 20 at 6:30pm
Gelman, Room 702

As part of the university’s celebration honoring George Washington’s birthday, Professor Lengel will discuss the leadership lessons of our namesake’s legacy.

All members of the GW community are invited to attend.  Please register at go.gwu.edu/gwlecture2014.

Research Help Available Until 8pm

The George Washington University - Thu, 02/13/2014 - 17:44
February 13, 2014

Gelman and Eckles are closed, but librarians are available until 8pm to answer your questions.  Click the "Chat Now!" icon on the Ask A Librarian page to connect with live help.

All Politics Is Local

American University News - Thu, 02/13/2014 - 13:03
AU hosts a D.C. mayoral debate in advance of the April primary.
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Feb 13: Fenwick open 10am – 5pm; IM Reference Online

George Mason University - Thu, 02/13/2014 - 05:43

Fenwick Library will be open today, February 13, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. All other Mason Libraries are closed (includes Law Library).  IM Reference service will be online today from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm.

 

 

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University Libraries Closed on February 13

Catholic University - Thu, 02/13/2014 - 05:23

Mullen Library and the campus libraries will be closed on Thursday, February 13.  The IM/Chat with a Librarian service will be available 2-5 pm and 6-9 pm.

Post expires at 8:00am on Friday February 14th, 2014

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Gelman & Eckles Open 10a-4p Today

The George Washington University - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 22:58
February 12, 2014

Gelman and Eckles Libraries will be open from 10am-4pm today, Thursday, Feb. 13.  GW classes are canceled & university offices closed due to the inclement weather. The National Security Archives and the GW Writing Center are both closed for the day.

Hours for Friday, February 14 will be based on the university's operating status.  Please check Campus Advisories for updated information on GW's operating status.

Gelman & Eckles to Close at Midnight Wednesday

The George Washington University - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 14:09
February 12, 2014

Due to the forecasted snow, Gelman and Eckles libraries will close at midnight tonight.

Hours for both buildings on Thursday will be determined based on the university's official operating status.  Please the check the Campus Advisories website for more information about GW's operating status. 

High Cost of Fruits, Vegetables Linked to Higher Body Fat in Young Children

American University News - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 12:43
A study by SPA faculty finds that low- to middle-income families tend to substitute cheaper foods when the prices of fruits and vegetables increase.
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SPA Undergrad To Present Privacy Paper

American University News - Wed, 02/12/2014 - 11:41
Julia Morriss will present her paper "The EU Data Directive: Uniting Europe and Dividing Privacy" at a research symposium in April.
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