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Message from University Administrators

April 21, 2017
GW officials address the process for reviewing possible violations of university policies against sexual misconduct.

University to Host Farewell Celebration for President Knapp

April 20, 2017
The event will take place at the Charles E. Smith Center on May 6 and feature music, food and fun.
Peak Sen Chua

Sophomore Peak Sen Chua to Be Student Association President

April 20, 2017
The GW sophomore was elected executive vice president earlier this month.
Milken Institute School of Public Health

Milken Institute School of Public Health Building Recognized for Sustainability

April 20, 2017
The building received a national award from the the American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment.
Finance ministers Mauricio Cárdenas, Sri Mulyani Indrawati and Santiago Peña

International Finance Ministers Discuss Growth Strategies

April 20, 2017
GW-hosted event, “Growth Strategies in a De-Globalizing World,” brought finance ministers from Colombia, Indonesia and Paraguay.
The First Destination Survey visualization provides a navigable database of post-graduation outcomes.

First Destination Survey Reports High Post-Graduation Activities Rates for Class of 2016

April 19, 2017
Results say 91 percent of 2016 graduates are employed, continuing their education or otherwise engaged.
John Kelly

John Kelly: ‘We’re Under Attack from People Who Hate Us’

April 19, 2017
The secretary of homeland security spoke at GW in his first public speech since being confirmed in January.
voice of america town hall

Voice of America to Host Town Hall at GW on International Students

April 19, 2017
Event will include discussion on students’ challenges, opportunities and feature questions from live audience.
earth day

Students Making GW, Communities More Sustainable

April 19, 2017
The annual Earth Day fair featured the winners of a competition to design solar charging stations and of Eco-Challenge, which encourages those living in residence halls to reduce water and electricity consumption and to recycle.
Dava Newman

NASA Must Invest in Technology, Diversity to Get to Mars

April 19, 2017
Dava Newman, a former deputy administrator of NASA, talks STEM education, putting an astronaut on Mars.
linda livingstone

GWSB Dean Named President of Baylor University

April 18, 2017
Linda Livingstone returns to the Waco, Texas, university where her professional academic career began.
Alumnus Larry Shire

Being LeBron’s Lawyer

April 17, 2017

Alum Larry Shire says an attorney also provides general advice to clients like LeBron James and Madonna.


GW Student Scholars Honored

April 17, 2017
Annual academic awards dinner recognizes more than 200 students with a GPA of 3.94 or higher and distinguished scholars.
Pervez Musharraf was president of Pakistan for eight years. (Eddie Arrossi Photography)

Former Pakistani President Says 'Benevolent' Autocracy Sometimes Preferable to Democracy

April 17, 2017
Pervez Musharraf answered community and student questions at GW’s National Churchill Library and Center.
Corcroan NEXT exhibit

Corcoran Students’ Work on Display in NEXT Exhibition

April 17, 2017

The annual thesis exhibition of the work of the graduating class of GW's Corcoran School of the Arts and Design runs through May 21.