Carol Spahn

Inside the Biden Administration: GW Alumni in International Policy

Alumni like Gina Abercrombie-Winstanley and Carol Spahn are revolutionizing a field with worldwide impact.

HEADLINES

Iowa School Districts with Strong Teachers Unions More Likely to Adopt Mask Mandates

August 03, 2021

School districts in Iowa were more likely to adopt COVID-19 mask mandates if they had a strong teachers

COVID-19 Shutdowns Reveal Racial Disparities in Exposure to Air Pollution

July 28, 2021

Disenfranchised, minority neighborhoods still exposed to disproportionately high levels of health harming nitrogen dioxide.

GW Politics Poll Finds Varying Confidence in State and Local Elections

July 28, 2021

Voter trust in election officials differs according to geography and party affiliation.



 

Connect to Campus Student Vlogger Series

Connect to Campus Student Vlogger Series

The Connect to Campus student vlogger series gives the GW community a look at what life is like on the physical campus as well as an inside look of the virtual campus experience.

 


 

Editor's Picks

Commencement October 2021 announcement

Announcing Commencement on the National Mall for Classes of 2020 and 2021

The ceremony celebrating the classes’ achievements will be on Oct. 2, 2021.

Lonnie Bunch III

Class of 2021 Celebrates Historic Bicentennial Year Commencement

GW commencement speaker Lonnie G. Bunch III encouraged graduates to use their education and skills to do good for others.

Tempietto

2020 Alumni Secured Post-Graduation Plans Amid Pandemic

About 92 percent of 2020 graduates reported that they were employed, continuing education or had other engagements within six months after graduation.

Pride flag

Pride Month 2021: GW Research Seeks to Address Workplace Discrimination, Health Equity for LGBTQ Community

Katina Sawyer of GW Business and Mandi Pratt-Chapman of the GW Cancer Center discuss how their research centers the diverse needs of LGBTQ individuals and seeks to reform

News in Brief

GWSB Professor Wins 2021 Kinnear Award

Vanessa Perry has been recognized again for her 2018 research exploring diversity, consumption and community in gentrifying neighborhoods with Sonya A. Grier.

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New Fossil Bird Named after GW Biology Professor

Catherine Forster has a newly-discovered fossil bird, Falcatekely forsterae, named after her.

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GW English Professor Listed on New Yorker’s ‘Best Books We Read’ List

Edward P. Jones’ Pulitzer-Prize winning 2003 novel, “The Known World” made the publication’s 2020 best books to read list.

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Anthropology Professor Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Alison S. Brooks, a paleoanthropologist and Paleolithic archaeologist, was recognized for her distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.

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