Campus Advisories

GW classes canceled; administrative and academic offices closed on March 5

05:10am, Thursday, March 05, 2015

GW classes are canceled, administrative and academic offices are closed, and activities and events will not take place on Thursday, March 5 at all of our Washington metropolitan area campuses and locations because of inclement weather throughout the region.

When the university declares a change to its operating status, employees classified as Designated On-Site are required to report to and/or remain at work, employees classified as Essential are generally expected to telecommute, and employees classified as Non-Essential are not required to work unless directed to do so by a supervisor.

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Centers and Institutes

The George Washington University is proud to be home to nearly 100 centers and institutes. These centers and institutes enhance the university’s focus on a specific academic mission in research, education and service. For more information, please view our full list of Centers & Institutes

Featured Research Centers

Biostatistics Center
Center for the Advanced Study of Human Paleobiology
Center for Biomimetics and Bioinspired Engineering
Center for Equity and Excellence in Education
Center for Health Policy Research
The Center for Otolaryngology Microsurgery Education & Training (COMET)
Center for Latin American Issues
The Dr. Cyrus & Myrtle Katzen Cancer Research Center 
McCormick Genomic and Proteomic Center (MGPC)
National Crash Analysis Center
The Clinical Learning and Simulation Skills (CLASS) Center
The Eleanor Roosevelt Papers Project
The Epilepsy Center
The GW Cancer Center
Sigur Center for Asian Studies


Featured Research Institutes

The GW Cancer Institute
The GW Institute for Spirituality & Health (GWish)
The George Washington Institute for Neuroscience
The George Washington Institute for Public Policy
The GW Solar Institute
The Rodham Institute
The Ronald Reagan Institute of Emergency Medicine
IMPACT (GW Institute for Massively Parallel Applications and Computing Technology)
Institute for Biomedical Engineering
The Institute for Biomedical Sciences (IBS)
Institute for Corporate Responsibility   
Institute for International Economic Policy
Institute for Middle East Studies
The Washington Institute of Surgical Education (WISE)