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GW Veterans Day Ceremony 2023

GW Recognizes Veterans and Military-Affiliated Family Members

At a ceremony in the City View Room, university leadership celebrated the service of the 1,400 veterans and their family members enrolled at GW.

Members of the the South Dakota Native Tourism Alliance.

GW Initiative Strives to Expand Tourism to Indigenous Communities in the Americas

Tribal lands don’t receive much tourism, but the International Institute of Tourism Studies is working to change that while supporting Indigenous communities to protect their sacred sites and rituals...

Rafael Diaz

From Cuba to Captain to Congress—The Journey of Rafael E. Diaz

Legislative affairs master’s student and U.S. Army captain will begin assignment in Congress as a Congressional Fellow in January.

Guadalupe Vega and Rebecca Strang

Military-affiliated Students Add Perspective to Classroom Discussions

Two GW Business alumni discuss their time at the university and its welcoming environment for military veterans, active duty servicemembers and their families.

Breast Cancer Awareness Event 2023

In Photos: Two Student Groups Organize Event for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The African Students Association and the Black Girls Pre-Health Collective co-sponsored the event to spread awareness about the disease.

Electric vehicle charging

New Study Finds Electric Vehicles Are Driven Less Than Gas Cars

One of the largest studies to date finds current EV owners drive far fewer miles than owners of gas vehicles, translating to lower emissions savings from EVs.

First Gen

First-Gen Week: Students Reflect on What it Means to Be First Gen

Five officers in First Gen United share what it means to be a first-generation student at GW and the amount of pride they have in that identity.

Have you met...Sean Watley?

Have you Met...Sean Watley?

The first generation program associate in the Office of Student Life shares some of his favorite things, including a passion for basketball and Marvel.


GSEHD Unveils First GW/DCPS Equity-Centered Leadership Cohort

Sixteen DCPS employees began the program in fall 2023.

Saul and Joyce Brandman

Brandman Foundation’s $500,000 Gift to Support Veterans Creates $1 Million Scholarship Fund

Prominent philanthropist Joyce Brandman endows fund to close financial need gaps after military educational benefits.