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Company Overview of The George Washington University

Company Overview

The George Washington University is an education institution that provides higher education in fields such as arts, science, fine arts, music, accountancy, and business administration. The schools of the university include Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, The Elliott School of International Affairs, The School of Business and Public Management, The School of Engineering and Applied Science, The School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and The School of Public Health and Health Services. The George Washington University was formerly known as Columbian University and changed its name to The George Washington University in 1904. The institution was founded in 1821 and is based in Washingt...

2121 Eye Street, NW

Washington, DC 20052

United States

Founded in 1821





Key Executives for The George Washington University

President and Ex Officio Member
Age: 64
Marketing and Athletic Development Assistant
Vice Provost and Dean of Student Affairs
Provost and Executive Vice President of Academic Affairs
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

The George Washington University Key Developments

George Washington University Names Thomas J. Leblanc as New President

George Washington University's board announced that it has chosen a computer scientist and veteran academic leader to be the school's 17th president. Thomas J. LeBlanc, 61, executive vice president and provost of the University of Miami, will take the helm at GW on August 1, 2017. He succeeds Steven Knapp, who will wrap up 10 years as president of GW at the end of July.

The George Washington University Formally Launches New GW Cancer Center

The George Washington University has formally launched the GW Cancer Center on Dec. 7. The event signals a historic commitment from GW in the fight against cancer and the commitment to finding a cure. The vision of the GW Cancer Center is to drive innovative research, personalized patient care, and cancer policy in the nation's capital, and its charge is to integrate under the umbrella of the GW Cancer Center all cancer research, clinical cancer care, and cancer control/prevention and outreach initiatives at GW, GW Hospital, the GW Medical Faculty Associates, the Milken Institute School of Public Health at GW, and affiliated health systems; to build a premier cancer center that excels in cancer research, clinical investigations, cancer prevention/control and policy as well as education and patient outreach; and to apply for a Cancer Center Support Grant and achieve National Cancer Institute designation within the decade.

The George Washington University Presents at 2016 BIO Animal Biotech Summit, Sep-21-2016

The George Washington University Presents at 2016 BIO Animal Biotech Summit, Sep-21-2016 . Venue: Bethesda Marriott, Bethesda, Maryland, United States. Speakers: Bernadette Dunham, Visiting Professor at Milken Institute School of Public Health.

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