University News

GW Libraries Recognized as an Exemplary Program in Information Literacy

The George Washington University - Mon, 09/08/2014 - 08:27
September 8, 2014

GW Libraries have been recognized by the Association of College & Research Libraries as an "Exemplary Program" for "Information Literacy Best Practices" in the category of "Collaboration."  This honor acknowledges the libraries' innovative work with the University Writing Program and the great results of that collaboration for GW students.  Read more about about this award on the "Exemplary Programs" website.

Olympian to Hold Workshops on Staying Safe While Running

Marymount University - Sat, 09/06/2014 - 12:39
Olympian to Hold Workshops on Staying Safe While Running
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Special Collections & Archives Re-opens 9/8

George Mason University - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 15:24

Special Collections & Archives re-opens with regular hours on Monday, September 8, 2014.

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
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American University Museum Early Fall Exhibits <br /><br />

American University News - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 13:39
Six new exhibitions open starting September 6.
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Real-World Practice Makes Perfect for MSKTG Graduates

American University News - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:58
Members of the first MS Marketing cohort land jobs in the area right after graduating from Kogod’s newest graduate program.
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Reading by Author Brando Skyhorse, Thursday September 11

The George Washington University - Fri, 09/05/2014 - 11:37

The GW English Department invites you to a reading by author Brando Skyhorse, PEN/Hemingway award-winning au

Fenwick Gallery Exhibit: Call + Response 2014

George Mason University - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 17:52

The latest exhibit to be unveiled in Fenwick Gallery features collaborations between visual arts and creative writing students at George Mason University. This exhibit marks the 6th annual exchange  –  “Call + Response” — curated by professors Helen Frederick (School of Art) and Susan Tichy (English Department) as part of the annual  Fall for the Book celebration. The Call + Response theme this year is “In 24 hours, everywhere the dawn rises again.”

Artists and writers were placed into pairs, with one as “caller” and the other as “responder.” Come and see the work each pair produced from their collaboration, ranging in medium from poetry to painting, artists books, photography, printmaking, video and more. The exhibit will be displayed in Fenwick Gallery through early October.

For more information about Fenwick Gallery, please contact Jenna Rinalducci, Art & Art History Librarian, jrinaldu at

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SIS Welcomes New Faculty

American University News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 16:02
The School of International Service is pleased to announce new tenure-line and term faculty members.
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Meet New Art History Professor Ying-Chen Peng

American University News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:24
Ying-Chen Peng is a new assistant professor in the Department of Art.
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Enjoy These Sweet Library Selections for National Honey Month

American University News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:22
September is National Honey Month and to celebrate we combed through our hive to bring you a swarm of resources.
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An Indelible Mark

American University News - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 11:42
SPA Dean Barbara Romzek accepts the prestigious John Gaus Award.
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Global Learning at Ground Level

American University News - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 15:25
For those seeking hands-on international experience, competitive scholarships like Fulbright and Boren can prove ideal.
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American Heritage Week

Marymount University - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 14:51
American Heritage Week
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Tricia Bacon Awarded Best Dissertation on Terrorism and Counter Terrorism

American University News - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 13:44
Tricia Bacon, a professor in the Department of Justice, Law and Criminology, was recently selected as the recipient of the 2013 Best Thesis Award by the Terrorism Research Initiative
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Professor Investigates Conflict and Stabilization in Afghanistan

American University News - Wed, 09/03/2014 - 10:19
Associate Professor and Director of AU’s Global Public Media Research Project Shalini Venturelli recently returned to American University after a year in the Afghanistan investigating the conflict there and studying stabilization efforts.
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Dr. Kelekar Speaks on Health Promotion and Spending

Marymount University - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 17:26
Dr. Kelekar Speaks on Health Promotion and Spending
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Does Your Group Need a Study Room?

The George Washington University - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 14:07
September 2, 2014

Reservable group study rooms offer a private, enclosed atmosphere for group study and projects. GW students may reserve these rooms through our Study Room Reservation System. If not reserved, they are available to GW groups of two or more on a first come, first served basis.  Reservable study rooms are available on Gelman floors 2-6.  Rooms on floors 2 & 3 are equipped with large display screens to share work.  

Study Room Policies:

  • Rooms are available for groups of two or more GW students on a first come, first served basis.
  • Reservations may be placed up to two weeks in advance.
  • A student may place up to two hours of reservations each day.

Meet Your Student Liaison

The George Washington University - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 13:51
September 2, 2014

Ronella Rosenberg
GW Libraries 2014-2015 Student Liaison

B.A. Speech and Hearing Candidate, 2015

office: Gelman Library, Room 220 (beside The Writing Center)
office hours: Tuesdays from 9-10pm

The Student Liaison helps to keep the library connected to student library users.  Ronella is here for you when you have complaints, concerns, or questions.  Email her at or drop by her office on Tuesday nights between 9-10pm.


Key Executive Leadership Programs Welcomes New Director

American University News - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 08:57
Patrick Malone, Ph.D., selected for new leadership role with the Key Executive Leadership Programs housed within the School of Public Affairs.
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Unrest in Ferguson and Beyond: Three Questions for Cathy Schneider

American University News - Fri, 08/29/2014 - 16:44
Associate Professor Cathy Schneider comments on the increasing militarization of policing in minority neighborhoods.
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