Features & Announcements

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An Ounce of Prevention

Dr. Santos studies disaster risk management, developing hybrid models from the fields of systems engineering and economics to learn how to predict the ripple effects of disasters across interdependent infrastructure and economic systems, studying problems such as production disruptions or allocation of emergency responders after disasters.

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EMSE senior Jillian Miles highlighted in GW Today video

Jillian Miles reflects on her favorite memories during her time at the George Washington University. Watch Jillian in this video.

Innovation Challenge

Innovate to help Puerto Rico

Join the SEAS Innovation Challenge and develop creative technological solutions to help meet needs in Puerto Rico. The entry deadline is January 8. Learn more about the application process.

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SEAS receives $300k Clare Boothe Luce Program award

Female sophomore students in SEAS are eligible for one of the four research scholarships that will be awarded this year. Funding for each scholarship will total $37,250. Find out more and apply.

MS in Data Analytics

New graduate program: MS in data analytics

Learn more about our new master of science in data analytics program, designed for professionals who need the big data and data analytics skills that are increasingly in demand.

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Environmental and Energy Management Institute offering 5 professional short courses this fall

This semester GW’s Environmental and Energy Management Institute will offer several on-campus, two-day professional short courses in renewable energy and sustainability.

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Better Decision Making

Some models of decision making assume humans have perfect information, but Dr. Erica Gralla knows that is never the case when working with complex systems.

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How Perception Drives Decisions

David Broniatowski’s research investigates decision making under risk, big data and health, systems architecture, and computational analysis of group decision-making.

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CESUN 2016 Conference - Hosted at GW University

CESUN 2016 seeks to bring together researchers, from multiple domain and methodological backgrounds who share a common interest in tackling complex socio-technical systems problems.

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New research methods using social media

Dr. David Broniatowski’s survey research on attitudes about vaccines has received a good deal of attention recently—from the Washington Post, New York Magazine, MensHealth, and The Conversation.

Impact SEAS Superheros

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s . . . Prof. Szajnfarber?

Prof. Zoe Szajnfarber is the subject of the most recent IMPACT SEAS Superheroes series, which features engineering faculty as superheroes. Find out how Prof. Szajnfarber—aka “The Force Multiplier”—helps save the world.