Qing Yang

How I Got the Job: Graduate Student Qing Yang Finds a Mentor and a Uniquely American Experience

April 22, 2015

Mr. Yang earns a full-time job writing code and a coveted H-1B visa sponsorship.

Allan From

Six Graduates Receive Alumni Outstanding Service Award

April 17, 2015

Annual honor recognizes dedicated alumni volunteers.

Marianna Sotomayor

First Recipient of George Washington University-White House Correspondents Association Scholarship Announced

April 15, 2015

Senior Marianna Sotomayor awarded $2,500 and a meeting with President Obama.

Peter McGee Hoffman (Photo courtesy Kaitlin Caruso)

After a Brother’s Death, Family Combats the Disease That Claimed Him

April 14, 2015

Walk/run to raise funds in memory of George Washington University alumnus.


Meet Richard Ruiz, the 2015 GW Commencement Student Speaker

April 13, 2015

U.S. Marine captain and graduate student: “Hopefully I can inspire someone.”

David Shambaugh

China Expert: Parallels Exist to Fall of Soviet Union

April 08, 2015

David Shambaugh calls Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption efforts “shock therapy” to the system.


Trans Actress and Advocate Laverne Cox: ‘Empathy Is the Antidote of Shame’

April 01, 2015

First openly transgender Emmy-award nominee encourages GW students to embrace their complex identities.

Igor Efimov

Igor Efimov Installed in Collins Professorship

April 01, 2015

Heart research leader joined the George Washington University in January.

Rick Santorum

Rick Santorum: ‘None of Those Other Freedoms Mean Anything’ without Freedom of Conscience

April 01, 2015

Former U.S. Senator discusses Iran, Indiana Religious Freedom Restoration Act.

Grace Venters Speights

Donors, Students Celebrate the Power of Philanthropy and the Promise of Tomorrow’s Leaders

March 30, 2015

Annual stewardship dinner recognizes benefactors and scholarship recipients.

Eric Cline

GW Professor Investigates the Year Civilization Collapsed

March 25, 2015

“1177 B.C.,” Eric Cline’s top-selling archaeology book, has been submitted for a Pulitzer Prize.

Photos by Zachary Marin

Senior Prom Brings Luau to GW

March 23, 2015

More than 200 elderly District residents attended the George Washington University’s 13th annual Senior Prom Saturday evening.

Brigadier General Tammy Smith. (Photo: William Atkins)

‘Trust Your Equipment’

March 23, 2015

First openly gay senior officer in U.S. Army speaks to Women’s Leadership Program at George Washington University.

A. James Clark

In Memoriam: Trustee Emeritus A. James Clark

March 23, 2015

Clark Enterprises founder established engineering scholars program, built landmark facilities on Foggy Bottom Campus.

Richard Haass

Council on Foreign Relations President: D.C. Dysfunction Creating U.S. Foreign Policy Issues

March 23, 2015

Middle East a focal point of Elliott School discussion.