University Mourns Loss of William G. Gwathmey

September 22, 2014

School of Business junior remembered as “full of energy, enthusiasm and zest for life.”

Alumni Achievement Awards

GW Honors Six With Alumni Achievement Award

September 18, 2014

Political analyst Mark Plotkin, National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences CEO Neil Portnow among those recognized.

Cathy Lanier

One Year Later, Lessons to Learn from Navy Yard Shooting

September 17, 2014

D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier speaks on campus about response to active threats.


Jonathan Rapping, J.D. ’95, Awarded MacArthur ‘Genius’ Grant

September 17, 2014

Criminal lawyer and founder of public defense training center named one of the country’s most creative people.

Will Allen

First Chapter Keynote Author Sparks ‘Good Food Revolution’

September 08, 2014

Will Allen encourages students to cultivate a new food system.

Former White House, NPR Staffers Join SMPA as Distinguished Fellows

September 02, 2014

School of Media and Public Affairs welcomes Tony Fratto and Barbara Bradley Hagerty.

Kang and Akman

In Memoriam: Navdeep Kang

August 30, 2014

Fourth-year medical student remembered for his humble intelligence, love of learning.

Ferguson, Mo.: Navigating the Aftermath of Michael Brown’s Shooting

August 27, 2014

Africana Studies Program Director Jennifer James analyzes the unrest.


University Staffer Guides Students and Soldiers

August 25, 2014

Gabriel Slifka uses military values to promote positive decision-making

Jane Fruendel Levey

Historian’s Trail Leads Back to GW

August 18, 2014

Alumna Jane Freundel Levey will “create community” as consulting curator of Washingtoniana Collection.


James L. Griffith Installed as Leon M. Yochelson Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

August 14, 2014

Dr. Griffith has devoted his career to promoting humanism in psychiatry.

Henry R. Nau

Could ‘Conservative Internationalism’ Improve U.S. Foreign Affairs?

August 07, 2014

Elliott School professor’s book examines method that balances national needs, international reality.

Gil and Jacki Cisneros

Alumnus Uses Good Fortune to Change Lives

August 07, 2014

After donating $1 million of lottery winnings to student aid, Columbian College graduate is helping young Latinos get ahead.

GW Students Political Graphic

GW Students Continue to be ‘Most Politically Active’ in the Nation

August 06, 2014

University recognized in top spot for second consecutive year by Princeton Review

School of Media and Public Affairs director Frank Sesno interviews Colin Powell, M.B.A. '71, at Lisner Auditorium on Monday.

What Worked for Colin Powell

August 05, 2014

Former secretary of state and GW alumnus shares leadership advice from new book at Lisner Auditorium.