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Text of Speech by Gil Cisneros at Opening of Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute

April 18, 2016
One reason for creating the Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute was to give students an opportunity like I had when I was 17 years old. …
Walter Robinson and Marty Baron

Editors Take Students Behind the Scenes of ‘Spotlight’

April 18, 2016
Journalists whose work inspired the Academy Award-winning film speak to a GW audience at a special screening event.
National Academy of Inventors

Inventors Visit Foggy Bottom Campus

April 18, 2016
Science and Engineering Hall opens its doors to National Academy of Inventors.

GW Law Student Julia Haigney Named 2016 Commencement Student Speaker

April 18, 2016
Double alumna and former staff member says making GW home helped her grow.
cisneros institute ribbon-cutting

GW Cuts the Ribbon on Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute

April 18, 2016
Gilbert and Jacki Cisneros donated $7 million last summer to provide opportunities for high-achieving students.

Five Updates on the Global Economy from Christine Lagarde’s ‘Hardtalk’ Interview

April 18, 2016
IMF managing director says global economic growth is “too slow, too fragile” during meetings held on GW's Foggy Bottom Campus.
Jack Lew

Treasury Secretary Urges ‘Three Levers’ Tactics to Drive Global Economy

April 18, 2016
Jack Lew tells audience at GW that multilateral approach needed to keep economic stability.
Jennifer Rizzotti

GW Names Jennifer Rizzotti New Women's Basketball Coach

April 15, 2016
Women's basketball hall of famer brings national championship experience to Colonials.
Jonquel Jones

GW's Jonquel Jones Taken Sixth Overall in WNBA Draft

April 15, 2016
GW women’s basketball first-ever first round pick will play professionally for Connecticut Sun.

GW Dance Festival: A Study In Movement

April 15, 2016
Honors students showcase thesis work during festival directed by Maida Withers.
flag day

Students, Alumni Unlock Matching Gifts on GW Flag Day

April 14, 2016
Events thanking university supporters held throughout campus.

The Panama Papers: ‘Violations of Anti-Corruption, Money-Laundering, Fraud, Tax Laws’

April 13, 2016
Law School’s Jessica Tillipman discusses leaders implicated in journalism world’s largest data leak.
Retired Admiral Mike Mullen

Retired Admiral Mike Mullen Talks about Leadership with GW LEAD program

April 13, 2016
Former chair of Joint Chiefs of Staff urges future decision-makers to be willing to take assessed risks.
Fast Food

Fast Food May Expose Consumers to Harmful Chemicals

April 13, 2016
GW study finds high levels of industrial substances used to make fast food packaging in people who ate the most fast food.
Senior prom

D.C. Residents Fill the Dance Floor at Senior Prom

April 13, 2016
More than 200 attend annual event hosted this year at Howard Theatre.