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Hearings Set This Week On Corcoran Gallery Merger

Court hearings will begin this week on the proposed merger of the Corcoran Gallery of Art and its college with George Washington University and the National Gallery of Art.

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Judge: Students, Staff Can Oppose Corcoran Merger

Nine current students, faculty and staff members can argue against the proposed merger of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, one of the nation’s oldest museums, and its college with two larger institutions in Washington, a judge ruled Monday.

07/21/2014

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Corcoran Gallery Plan Draws Objections, Support

A group working to stop the Corcoran Gallery of Art and its college from merging with two larger institutions has filed an objection in D.C. Superior Court.

07/03/2014

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2 Universities In D.C. Make Deal To Buy Solar Power

Two universities in the nation’s capital have agreed to a major energy deal to buy more than half their power from three new solar power farms that will be built in North Carolina, the schools announced Monday night.

06/24/2014

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GWU, National Gallery To Take Over D.C.’s Corcoran

The privately held Corcoran Gallery of Art across the street from the White House is set to be taken over by George Washington University and the National Gallery of Art.

02/19/2014

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Firm Installs Athletic Floors In D.C. Area

Back when Larry Weyer’s father was installing floors, basketball courts were simple, unadorned. Now they are not only works of art but also feats of modern technology.

01/05/2014

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Man Sentenced In GW University Hammer Attack

A man from the United Kingdom has been sentenced to five years in prison for beating a student with a hammer in a restroom on the campus of George Washington University.

10/25/2013

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Lloyd Elliott, Former GWU President, Dies

George Washington University says Lloyd Elliott, who served as university president from 1965 until 1988, has died.

01/01/2013

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George Washington University ‘Unranked’ By U.S. News

George Washington University on Wednesday lost its U.S. News & World Report ranking as one of the top national universities because the school revealed it had erroneously reported data on incoming students for more than a decade.

11/15/2012

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Baker To Talk About Walkable Urban Places

Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker will be serving as a panelist for former Gov. Parris Glendenning’s Conference on the Future of Walkable Urban Places.

09/11/2012

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Johns Hopkins Holding Health Information Job Fair

Johns Hopkins Hospital says it is holding a job fair for health information technology graduates.

09/11/2012

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GW Students Hold Old Cell Phone Drive At Metro Stations

George Washington University students will be collecting used cell phones and other portable electronic devices at 15 Metro stations during the morning rush hour.

04/25/2012

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