GW Alumni Weekend

Thousands to Return for Alumni Weekend

Shenkman Hall dedication, Friday night concert, Alumni Achievement Awards among highlights.

HEADLINES

Three Minutes with Chris D’Elia

September 16, 2014

The comedian and star of NBC’s “Undateable” prepares for his show at Lisner on Sept. 20.

13 Years Later, GW Remembers 9/11

September 12, 2014

The university community paid tribute to the victims, including nine alumni, who lost their lives in the terrorist attacks.

GW’s 2015 Benefits Budget Explained

September 12, 2014

Executive Vice President and Treasurer Lou Katz discusses the university’s process for determining its annual budget and compensation pool.

2015 Open Enrollment Begins Oct. 1

September 12, 2014

University to introduce new health care option, prescription drug plan changes.

News in Brief

Alumni Join Most Diverse Class in Teach For America Corps

The George Washington University was a top contributor to Teach for America in 2014—the most diverse class in the national teacher corps' 25-year history. The university landed the No. 3 spot among medium-sized schools, with 35 GW graduates participating.

Read More from Teach for America

Restoring Brain Function Stolen by Disease and Trauma

Vice President for Research Leo Chalupa was featured in a podcast as part of the Science Coalition's campaign for continued federal funding for research.

Listen to the full podcast at the Science2034 Blog

GW’s Career Week Kicks Off

The Center for Career Services presents Career Week, Sept. 8-12, in collaboration with schools and departments across campus. The series of workshops and events will prepare GW students for their future careers.

Read More on the Career Services website

GW Professor Draws Huge Crowd at National Book Festival

Professor of Classics and Anthropology Eric Cline talked about the collapse of civilization in 1177 B.C.

Read More in the Washington Post

Editor's Picks

Ebola

Battling Ebola: Challenges, Ethical Dilemmas

Professor Ron Waldman answers questions about the “international public health emergency.”

ISIS

Terrorism Expert Explains ISIS

Professor Stephen Biddle says broad coalition may be possible in campaign against the extremist group.

Joe Hale

Corcoran Presents Joseph Asher Hale’s 'Fathom'

Installation in Gallery 31 modeled after the future supercontinent formation, Pangea Ultima.

PB PostSecret

'Breaking The Silence' Around Mental Health

Events encourage university community to make healthy minds a priority.

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