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Reminder: Open Enrollment Closes Oct. 21

October 19, 2016
Period to make changes to benefits plan offerings that will take effect in 2017 ends at 8 p.m. Friday.
Childhood vaccinations forum

Experts at GW Discuss Childhood Vaccinations

October 19, 2016
Panel says biggest challenges are reaching parental holdouts and pockets of disparities.
Ben Holmes

GW Alumni Aim to Improve Knee Injury Recovery with 3D Printing Technology

October 19, 2016
Ben Holmes and Nathan Castro are developing an alternative to knee replacements that could reduce recovery time and increase quality of life for younger and more active people.

Camille Ann Brewer Named Museum’s First Full-Time Curator of Contemporary Textile Art

October 19, 2016
Ms. Brewer’s position was made possible by a $500,000 from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Dean Brigety II

ESIA Dean Brigety Shares Insight on Refugee Crisis

October 19, 2016
This is not just “a policy issue, it’s a personal issue,” says the former deputy assistant secretary in the U.S. refugee bureau.
Provost Maltzman

Provost Explains New Budget Model at Faculty Senate

October 17, 2016
Forrest Maltzman says the new GW budget process is “radically different” from its predecessor.

GW Community Raises High at Colonials Weekend

October 17, 2016
Three days of activities across multiple campuses unite students, families, faculty and staff in showing school spirit.
Image of GW President Steven Knapp, Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe and D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser.

Infrastructure, Economic Diversification Are Priorities for D.C. Region Leaders

October 17, 2016
President Steven Knapp moderates discussion among area’s top three elected officials.
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Corcoran School of the Arts and Design Partners with Creative Time Summit

October 17, 2016
The three-day summit focused on the intersection of art and social change and culminated with a group reading outside of the White House.
Bernie Sanders will speak at Lisner Auditorium in November.

Bernie Sanders’ Book Tour includes a Stop at Lisner Auditorium

October 17, 2016
GW and Politics & Prose announce two events: chats with Sen. Sanders on Nov. 16 and another with Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post reporter Wesley Lowery on Nov. 15.
GW Battleground Poll

New GW Battleground Poll: Voters Think Clinton Will Win

October 17, 2016
Clinton widens margins on national Issues, personality traits; voters dislike both candidates.
Eric Holder

Former Attorney General Eric Holder Looks Back on a Career Seeking Fairness

October 17, 2016
The HistoryMakers archival project recordss a conversation with the first African American attorney general.
Thomas Brzozowski

Monitoring Domestic Terrorism in the U.S.

October 15, 2016
Head of the Justice Department office says feds look out for the crime not the ideology.

Six Alumni Inducted into GW Engineering Hall of Fame

October 15, 2016
NASA Goddard deputy center director, a National Academy of Engineering Fellow and a prominent researcher are among the 2016 inductees.
Jamie Gahun

GSPM Alumni Talk Working on Capitol Hill, Tips for Job Seekers

October 14, 2016
Current and former chiefs of staff spoke about how they got their start on Capitol Hill and the impact of their GW education.