Kurtis Hiatt

kurtis hiatt
Associate Editor
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Kurt is associate editor for GW Today. He covers the administration, Faculty Senate, Board of Trustees and Development and Alumni Relations.

Kurt previously served on GW's media relations team, where he promoted research, science and sustainability, and managed selected communications for various university offices, including the Division of Student Affairs and the Division of Operations.

Before joining GW, Kurt was a reporter and editor at The Daily Iowan and a health reporter for U.S. News & World Report, where he primarily covered diet and nutrition topics and contributed to the release of the outlet's inaugural “Best Diets” rankings.

Kurt, a native of Iowa, has a B.A. in journalism and Spanish from the University of Iowa and an M.P.S. in strategic public relations from GW.