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Mount Vernon Seminary Alumna, Spouse Bequeath $1 Million to GW Women’s Leadership Program

GW preserves the legacy of Mount Vernon Seminary and College through an innovative first-year living and learning community on the Mount Vernon campus.


GW Medical Experts Stress Safety, Efficacy of COVID-19 Vaccines

June 18, 2021

Specialists from a variety of medical fields answered community questions on topics from potential vaccine side effects to vaccinating while pregnant.

Michael Steele Shared His Perspective on the State of American Politics

June 17, 2021

The former Maryland lieutenant governor and Republican National Committee chair spoke about citizen engagement, bipartisanship and servant leadership at a GSPM MasterClass Series<

SMPA Professor Receives Fulbright Award

June 14, 2021

IDDP Founding Director Steven Livingston will study the institutional legitimacy crisis and the rise of alternative fact sources.


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.



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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.


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.

Professors' Gate

GW Announces Honorees of 11th Annual Faculty Awards

Awardees are recognized for their achievements in teaching, research, service and other areas.

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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