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GSPM Post election 2018

Bipartisan Panel Discusses the 2018 Midterm Elections

November 19, 2018

The Frank J. Fahrenkopf and Charles T. Manatt Lecture featured a GSPM alumni panel that discussed the midterms outcome and the 2020 presidential election.

President Thomas LeBlanc

Aspiring to Preeminence

November 19, 2018

President LeBlanc shared his vision for GW at a community reception in Atlanta.

GW junior Alexes Harris attended the Michelle Obama event promoting her book, "Becoming." (Briahnna Brown/GW Today)

An #OnlyAtGW Surprise: Seeing Michelle Obama

November 19, 2018

Students received free tickets to hear former first lady speak—with a bonus visit from her husband, Barack Obama.

A student hands over work for evaluation. (William Atkins/GW Today)

High School Students Get Art School Application Advice at National Portfolio Day

November 19, 2018

Students showed their work to representatives from over 50 colleges of art and design.

International Buddy Program

International Buddy Program Supports Diversity at GW

November 19, 2018

The CCAS International Buddy Program pairs international graduate students with mentors, helping new students get acquainted with D.C. and the university.

Student Thanks 2018

In Photos: GW Students Share Why They Are Thankful

November 19, 2018

Around the Foggy Bottom campus, GW students expressed gratitude for the positive things in their lives.


Experts Discuss Missing Indigenous Women

November 19, 2018

A newly-released report brings to light more than 500 stories of missing and slain indigenous women and girls in cities across the U.S.

Sen. Amy Kloboucher and Steven Roberts

What to Expect from a Divided National Government

November 19, 2018

Politicians and journalists shared perspectives at SMPA event about how the new Democratic majority in the House will work with President Trump.

Ken Rosenthal

Major League Baseball Expert Predicts Rough Times for ‘America’s Pastime’

November 19, 2018

Journalist Ken Rosenthal told a GWSB audience that baseball’s aging fan base and slow pace are among the game’s problems.

image of jorael je mural

#GWtoDo: Your Curated Arts and Events Agenda

November 19, 2018

See a new mural at the Flagg Building celebrating the Piscataway Nation, screen documentary films focused on marginalized populations and enjoy seasonal D.C.-area traditions like the Downtown Holiday Market and ZooLights.

Sneh Harsh and Ioannis Eleftherianos

GW Researchers Look to Fruit Flies for Zika Answers

November 15, 2018

A new paper identifies how fruit flies’ innate immune system responds to Zika virus, an early step in finding treatment.

Katrina Pariera

GW Researcher Studies Link between Communication, Sexual Behavior

November 15, 2018

Katrina Pariera recently published a paper that looks at how women talk about sex with their female friends.

Natalie Larmon

In Memoriam: Natalie Larmon

November 12, 2018

Ms. Larmon was a member of GW’s Division of Development and Alumni Relations.

lara brown

GW Expert Weighs in on Midterm Elections Results

November 12, 2018

GSPM Director Lara Brown said the country should expect more gridlock than bipartisan legislation in the next two years.

George Hacks

George Hacks Inspires Interdisciplinary Problem Solving

November 12, 2018

The student organization focuses on fostering innovation and making hackathons accessible to students of all disciplines.