Article Type » Announcement


February 2, 2021 - 12:24pm

In an effort to remain accountable to communities who have been negatively impacted by past and present medical injustices, the staff at Himmelfarb Library is committed to the work of maintaining an anti-discriminatory practice. We will uplift...

Read More
Two people giving a lecture in Ross Hall
January 31, 2019 - 11:11am

For generations in America, matters of racial equity and civil rights have been framed in rigidly defined terms: an act, a view, or a piece of legislation was either racist or not racist.

Read More
Science students in classroom working on project
November 6, 2018 - 11:25am

Compassionate is the first word that comes to mind when her family thinks about her, says Daviana Robles-Monge, a freshman at T.C. Williams High School in Alexandria, Virginia. Kindness is important to her, helping people and offering a...

Read More
TC Williams Ribbon cutting speech
October 11, 2018 - 11:59pm

As large scissors cut into a white ribbon adorned with the logo of the Governor’s Health Sciences Academy at T.C. Williams, cheers echoed across the auditorium from those gathered to celebrating the official launch of the program.

Read More
Woman speaking at the podium
September 26, 2018 - 11:59pm

Diversity often is defined as increasing representation of people from all backgrounds in a particular field, but it’s also more than varying the makeup of an organization, it’s supporting diversity of thought, says Keith Melancon, MD, PhD,...

Read More
TC Williams students wearing GW shirts in a classroom
September 26, 2018 - 11:59pm

SMHS received a grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration to develop an educational pipeline program.

Read More
Students sitting in the crowd
July 23, 2018 - 11:59pm

Genesis Tackie joined the GW SMHS Upward Bound program to enhance his education and improve in school. He didn’t know he would find a new community, a group of like-minded friends “who want to better themselves.”

Read More
Clinician smiling and talking with a woman
July 19, 2018 - 3:29pm

The program, coordinated by the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences Office of Diversity and Inclusion, works to increase access to health careers and expand diversity in the medical field.

Read More
TC Williams Students in a group
July 16, 2018 - 11:59pm

The newly established Health Sciences Academy at T.C. Williams High School has been endorsed by Virginia state as a fully-fledged Governor’s Academy for the 2018-19 school year.

Read More
A participant putting on her mask
July 12, 2018 - 11:59pm

Local high schoolers explore health care career opportunities through DC HEAL, a one-day event led by SMHS PA students.

Read More