HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: George Washington University Drops ACT/SAT Requirement.
George Washington University will adopt a new policy, effective August 1, that eliminates standardized test scores as a requirement for admissions. Most undergraduate students applying to the school for the 2016-2017 academic year will...Show More Summary
George Washington University in the Washington, D.C. is the newest major school to drop its requirement that most freshman applicants must submit SAT or ACT test scores for admissions purposes, according to this story by my Post colleague Nick Anderson, joining a list of more than 850 accredited, bachelor-degree granting schools (out of about 3,000 […]
George Washington University announced on Monday it will no longer require students take the SAT or ACT to gain admission to the university, making it the largest college to make the move away for standardized testing. The policy will go into affect on Aug. Show More Summary
George Washington University on Monday became one of the largest and most prestigious schools to join a nationwide movement against admissions tests, announcing that it will no longer require applicants to submit SAT or ACT scores. The Washington, D.C., school's new policy will go into effect on Aug. Show More Summary
A growing number of colleges and universities are 'test-optional,' even as millions of students a year take the ACT or SAT.
In June 1776, Gen. Artemas Ward wrote to his commander-in-chief, Gen. George Washington, with news of the fight in Boston harbor:P.S. June 17. I have just received information that the Continental Privateers have taken and brought into...Show More Summary
GW Jobs: The George Washington University Law School may make one full-time junior faculty appointment in the Tax area. Applications for lateral positions are being accepted on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. For Lateral Applicants: Complete an online faculty application and upload a cover letter indicating the...
What can the Sharknado franchise do that it hasn’t already done? Is there really any place for a whirling vortex of sharks to go? We talked to Sharknado 3 director Anthony C. Ferrante at Comic-Con, and he told us how the Sharknado series is going to jump the shark: with the help of George Washington. Read more...
Much has changed since Fidel Castro arrived in Cuba on the Granma yacht in 1956. By Otaviano Canuto, Samuel George and Cornelius Fleischhaker Today, July 20, 2015, Cuba and the United States reopened embassies in Washington and Havana for the first time in decades, marking a crucial step towards the normalization of relations. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON -- Actor George Clooney has teamed up with the Enough Project, a global nonprofit group focused on ending genocide and human rights abuses, to launch a new initiative aimed at tracking and countering the money that fuels Africa's...Show More Summary
David Gordon Green, a director known for thoughtful independent films like George Washington and All The Real Girls and dumb stoner comedies like Your Highness and Pineapple Express (as well as co-creating Eastbound & Down), has signed on to direct one of several competing projects that will dramatize the bombing of the 2013 Boston Marathon. Show More Summary
Pineapple Express and George Washington director David Gordon Green is now, according to The Hollywood Reporter, directing Stronger, a film about the Boston Marathon Bombing in 2013. …Read More
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush was released from a hospital in Maine on Sunday after being treated for a broken bone in his neck, spokesman Jim McGrath said according to USA Today.
Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5, embarked aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73), conducted high-intensity land strike training
A new study out of George Washington University has found that douching with feminine hygiene products may expose users to harmful chemicals that can wreak havoc on their hormones. So not only is douching now discouraged due to its role in raising a woman’s risk of bacterial infections and cancer, it’s also potentially dangerous to the endocrine system. Read more...
The annual gala event is set to take place on Dec. 6 in Washington D.C.
Reed will play the famous seamstress, who -- in the show -- is a secret operative within George Washington's spy ring and Ichabod's former flame.
Strong with the Force, the Kennedy Center is. George Lucas, the "Star Wars" filmmaker, has been named one of six honorees for the annual Kennedy Center Honors, which will be presented in a ceremony Dec. 6 in Washington, D.C., organizers announced Wednesday.
Filmmaker George Lucas, actress Cicely Tyson, songwriter Carole King, conductor Seiji Ozawa, The Eagles, and actress Rita Moreno will be saluted at the 2015 Kennedy Center Honors. The event, which is a fundraiser for the Washington, D.C. Show More Summary