Alumnus Who Was the First Black General in the Marine Corps Dies

August 31, 2015

Frank E. Petersen graduated in 1967 and earned a master’s degree in 1973.

Mark Penn

Presidential Pollster Mark Penn Will Teach at GSPM This Fall

August 31, 2015

Polling expert will instruct special topics course open to GSPM students, political science undergraduates.


‘Still Work to Do’ a Decade after Hurricane Katrina

August 28, 2015

Alumna and 2008 CNN Hero of the Year Liz McCartney reflects on rebuilding efforts in New Orleans as co-founder of the St. Bernard Project.

Alexa Dectis

Alumna Becomes Advocate, Inspiration For Those With Disabilities

August 26, 2015

Columbian College graduate Alexa Dectis will pursue law degree on West Coast.


SEAS Professor Among 100 ‘Inspiring Women in STEM’

August 25, 2015

Rachelle Heller recognized by INSIGHT Into Diversity Magazine for her programming and mentorship.

George Washington

George Washington 2016?

August 20, 2015

Not quite, but university namesake is centerpiece of campaign to promote civic responsibility.


Alumna Dana Bash Promoted to CNN Chief Political Correspondent

August 18, 2015

SMPA graduate will serve as lead reporter covering 2016 GOP field.

Julian Bond

In Memoriam: Julian Bond

August 17, 2015

Former NAACP chair and civil rights leader was GW’s 2008 Commencement speaker.

GW Law Clinic Team Gains Presidential Clemency for Client

GW Law Clinic Team Gains Presidential Clemency for Client

August 17, 2015

D.C. man imprisoned for more than 20 years returns home after assistance from Neighborhood Law and Policy Clinic.

GWSB Dean Linda Livingstone

GW School of Business Dean Pledges to Support Leadership Opportunities for Women

August 10, 2015

White House Council on Women and Girls convenes more than 45 business school leaders.


GSPM Report: Trump Dominating Chatter

August 06, 2015

Businessman-turned-political candidate is taking up space, changing storylines.

Sanjit Sethi

Sanjit Sethi Named Inaugural Director of the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design

August 04, 2015

Mr. Sethi brings more than 15 years of experience in arts administration and higher education to GW.

Ambassador Reuben E. Brigety II will serve as the new dean of the Elliott School of International Affairs.

Ambassador Reuben E. Brigety II Named Elliott School Dean

August 03, 2015

Dr. Brigety currently represents the United States to the African Union and to the UN Economic Commission of Africa.

Linda Livingstone, Mark Kennedy

Discussion Series Showcases GW Faculty on International Stage

August 03, 2015

School of Business Dean Linda Livingstone, GSPM Director Mark Kennedy highlight GWtalks events.

Rafael Lucea

In Memoriam: Rafael Lucea

August 02, 2015

Professor of international business was a passionate teacher, dedicated athlete.