Students on University Yard

$10 Million in Campus Improvements Coming This Summer

The additional investment follows a review of areas in need of attention to support a community-oriented culture and benefit the student, faculty and staff experience.


LGBT Health Forum Discusses Stonewall Riots

July 15, 2019

Journalists, activists and authors talked about the impact the 1969 Stonewall riots had on the progress of LGBTQ rights.

Message from President LeBlanc on Strategic Planning Process

July 09, 2019

The GW community’s feedback so far can be summarized in three words: “Better, not bigger,” Dr. LeBlanc writes.

Kym Rice Named Interim Director of the Corcoran

July 08, 2019

Dr. Rice starts in the position on July 12, with a search to be conducted for a permanent director.


#GWtoDo: Your Curated Arts and Events Agenda

Your guide to the party as the United States celebrates its 243rd birthday. Plus an immersive indoor lawn party at the National Building Museum, an exhibition of scrapped plans for D.C. landmarks and more.


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Campus Life 101

A new series from GW Today that offers tips on the basics of navigating life at college from staying safe to adjusting to college academics and managing stress.


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Getting to Know the DMV

The DMV—the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia—is home to broad, diverse communities and neighborhoods that offer history, good eats, parks and waterfronts—much of it a quick Metro ride away. 


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President LeBlanc and Gil Cisneros

An Evening on the Hill

GW President Thomas LeBlanc and university leadership gathered with alumni who serve in Congress, staff members and others who work in politics and government.

Scott Burnotes

AVP for Safety and Security to Join GW

Alumnus Scott Burnotes brings more than 15 years of higher education, emergency management and campus safety and security experience to the role.

John Lach

New SEAS Dean Named

John Lach, University of Virginia professor of electrical and computer engineering, is a respected academic leader, educator and researcher who works across disciplines.

Commencement Whiteboard

In Photos: Graduates Define Their GW Experience

Members of the Class of 2019 shared the one word that sums up their experience at GW.

President LeBlanc and GW community members

President LeBlanc Visits GW Community in London

In his first international trip as president, Dr. LeBlanc shared his vision for the university.

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Strategic Initiatives Website Launches

The site provides new information about the university’s five strategic initiatives and brings them under the theme “Together, We Raise High.”