Alumni Capitol Hill reception

An Evening on the Hill With GW Alumni

About 200 politicos attend annual Capitol Hill reception.

HEADLINES

University Wins Two Regional Emmy Awards

June 30, 2015

Videos from the Office of Marketing and Creative Services received four nominations overall.

The World Is a Classroom for Virtual High School Students

June 29, 2015

George Washington University Online High School graduates its fourth senior class.

Board of Trustees Approves Faculty Governance Resolutions

June 29, 2015

Measures taken on dean’s search and review, appointment, promotion and tenure; Faculty Senate membership will be addressed in the fall.

Message from Provost Steven Lerman

June 26, 2015

Hugh L. Agnew appointed interim dean for Elliott School of International Affairs.

News in Brief

The Justices’ Justice

David Fontana, associate professor of law, writes that for years we feared the consequences of pushing social progress through the courts. Obergefell v. Hodges will prove we shouldn’t.

Read the full article from Slate

Why the Big Supreme Court Cases Cluster at the End of June

Orin Kerr, Fred C. Stevenson Research Professor of Law, sheds light on the Court's procedural timetable for releasing major rulings.

Read the full Opinion piece in The Washington Post

How to Stop ISIS from Recruiting American Teens

Lorenzo Vidino, director of the Program on Extremism, and Seamus Hughes, deputy director of the Program on Extremism, examine the propaganda tactics used by the extremists group to sway new members to join.

Read the full article from The Washington Post

Editor's Picks

Commencement

Voices of 2015 Graduates Heard above the ‘Pomp and Circumstance’

George Washington graduates embrace future in the shadow of the Washington Monument.

CHC

Tips for Parents: How to Stay in Tune with Your Student’s Wellness

GW Mental Health Services Director Silvio Weisner offers advice on supporting your student’s transition to college life.

ColonialsWeekend

Jon Stewart to Anchor Colonials Weekend 2015

The satirical news host will headline two performances Oct. 17 following his farewell season hosting “The Daily Show.”

Eduardo Sotomayor

Top Medical Oncologist to Head GW Cancer Center

Under Eduardo M. Sotomayor’s leadership, the new center will aim for a prestigious National Cancer Institute designation.

Chuck Todd Tweet the Press

GW Students Go Behind the Scenes of ‘Meet the Press’ with Host Chuck Todd

Graduate School of Political Management and School of Media and Public Affairs students weigh in on the political issues of the day via Twitter at the D.C.-based NBC studio.

CI2015

Class of 2019 Starts GW Journey at Colonial Inauguration

Orientation sessions offer a comprehensive introduction to life at GW for students and parents.