The George Washington University (GW, GWU, or George Washington) is a comprehensive private, coeducational research university located in the United States’ capital, Washington, D.C..
The university was chartered by an Act of Congress on February 9, 1821 as The Columbian College in the District of Columbia. It awards certificates, Bachelor degrees, Masters degrees, and PhDs across several dozen disciplines.
The George Washington University also operates a research and graduate campus in Ashburn, Virginia (near Dulles International Airport). The university also operates several other graduate satellite education centers. These include the Alexandria Graduate Education Center in Alexandria, the Graduate Education Center in Arlington, and the Hampton Roads Center in Newport News. The Virginia Science and Technology Campus hosts more than seventeen research centers, labs, and institutes including the National Crash Analysis Center.
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George Washington University research articles from Innovation Toronto
- How to make electric vehicles that actually reduce carbon – March 4, 2016
- New Method for Rapid Detection of Wound Infections in Less than 1 Minute – February 6, 2016
- ‘Diamonds from the sky’ approach turns CO2 into valuable products – August 20, 2015
- Building a Machine to Mimic What Sea Lions Naturally Do – Moving Without Creating a Wake – August 12, 2015
- High-Performance, Low-Cost Ultracapacitors Built with Graphene and Carbon Nanotubes | Ultracapacitor – April 21, 2014
- From organ repair to organ creation
- GW Debuts Solar Walk on the Virginia Science and Technology Campus
- 4.4 million jobs will be created worldwide to support Big Data by 2015
- 2 E-Mail Services Close and Destroy Data Rather Than Reveal Files
- Leukemia-Killing Plasma Beam Could Offer New Cancer Treatments
- Citizen science more than a century later: Ordinary people go online to track Gulf oil spill
- There is no such thing as a safe tan
- SIPO: Worldwide patent data crucial to nation’s innovation