GW Today Archives

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Kelley Bishop

Kelley Bishop Named New Associate Vice Provost for GW Career Services

May 18, 2022
Bishop comes to GW from the University of Maryland and begins the job in mid-July.
Graduates share a moment on the National Mall

In Photos: Commencement 2022

May 17, 2022
Graduates celebrated their achievements and were honored for their resilience on the National Mall this weekend.
BOT May 2022

Board of Trustees Holds May Meeting

May 16, 2022
Trustees celebrated the end of a successful academic year, and the Environmental, Social and Governance Responsibility Task Force concluded its work.
Elana Meyers Taylor

Olympian Elana Meyers Taylor Inspires Graduates to Create ‘Medal-Worthy Moments’

May 15, 2022
The pioneering GW alumna and athlete headlined the Commencement ceremony for the Class of 2022 on the National Mall.
Commencement 2022

Graduates: What and Who They’ll Remember Most about GW

May 15, 2022
Members of the Class of 2022 spoke about building strong relationships with classmates, supportive faculty and a broad range of experiences that could happen only at GW.
Senior Class Toast 2022

Graduating Students Gather for 2022 Senior Class Toast

May 14, 2022
This year’s graduates were welcomed into the GW Alumni Association.
Charles Barber

Charles Barber Named Vice President and General Counsel

May 13, 2022
Barber has served GW for more than two decades, most recently in the role in an interim capacity, and is a higher education legal expert.
SJT graduates 2022

Graduating SJT Scholars Celebrated in Ceremony

May 13, 2022
GW honored seven students who utilized the full-ride scholarship to pursue their goals and discover their passions.
Pulitzer Prize medal front and back

Nine Members of the GW Community Awarded Pulitzer Prizes

May 12, 2022
The deputy director of the Program on Extremism, a Corcoran faculty member and seven alumni from CCAS, Corcoran and SMPA were recognized for their excellence in journalism.
Image of Washingtonian 500 Most Influential print edition

Dozens of Alumni, Professors Named among Washingtonian’s Most Influential Policymakers

May 12, 2022
The magazine’s “500 Most Influential People Shaping Policy” list was published last week.
mental health panel

Disconnection, Isolation Pose Challenges to Mental Health

May 11, 2022
Surgeon General Vivek Murthy and a panel of experts at the Milken Institute SPH discussed the role of social connection in fostering a fulfilling life.
From left, Lorenzo and Lavontay Santos

Twins Prepare to Graduate on Sunday

May 10, 2022
Siblings with public service as a goal will receive master’s degrees from CPS.

Researchers Discover New Salamander Species from Gulf Coastal Plains Hotspot

May 09, 2022
This discovery sheds light on a species-rich region of the United States.
GW's location in the heart of the city is essential to the university's identity. (Maansi Srivastava)

Exploring Foggy Bottom

May 09, 2022
If you’re visiting campus for Commencement or hosting guests for the week's activities, don’t miss these neighborhood favorites.
GW Commencement 2019

Commencement Week 2022: What You Need to Know

May 09, 2022
The GW community will celebrate with graduates and their families May 10-15.