Pause for Applause

Pause for Applause

Pause for Applause celebrates the outstanding achievements of our faculty, staff, students and alumni. Here you'll find a collection of stories showcasing accolades within the GW community.

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Down Ballot: How a Local Campaign Became a National Referendum on Abortion

GW Alumnus Wrote Book

Patrick Wohl’s book takes readers behind the scenes of a legendary election.

Grace Truslow

GW Student Wins Prestigious Truman Scholarship

Truslow is one of 60 outstanding students chosen for the highly competitive scholarship.

Tempietto at sunset

GW Doctoral Candidate Awarded ACLS Fellowship

Cam Cannon is one of 45 doctoral students receiving this honor for showing promise in producing bold and innovative research.

Jisoo M. Kim

Elliott School Professor Selected as Harvard Radcliffe Fellow

Jisoo M. Kim will be part of the 25th anniversary class of fellows.

Sean Watley

GW Staff Member Received Excellence Award

Sean Watley works to help first-generation students find useful resources and succeed while at GW.

Melissa Mogollon, B.A.’16, authored her debut novel, “Oye.”

GW Alumna Authored Debut Novel

Melissa Mogollon’s book is a coming-of-age comedy.

The inaugural International Inclusive Education Symposium

GSEHD Faculty and Alumna Organized International Inclusive Education Symposium in Ghana

The event encouraged participants to discuss best practices and strategies for inclusive education.


SMHS Dean Recognized for Her Leadership

Dean Barbara Lee Bass was honored for exceptional leadership at the Washington Women of Excellence Awards.

Tempietto at sunset

GWSB Professor Received Excellence in Research Award

Miguel Lejeune was recognized for his work providing scientific solutions to industry problems.

Joel Gehman

GWSB Professor Co-Authored New Book

Joel Gehman’s new book provides a comparative analysis of different organization theories.

Bernard Wood

CCAS Professor Has New Book Out

Bernard Wood has a long-standing interest in primate comparative anatomy and the history of primate comparative anatomy.

Cherry Blossoms campus

GSEHD Staff Member Won Excellence in Student Life Award

Celia Peña-Gomez was nominated by a faculty member and two students for this award.

Tempietto at sunset

GW Alumnus Honored as Top Lawyer of the Year

Recipients of the honor are chosen for their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, longevity in the field and contributions to their communities.

Risa Broudy

CCAS Professor Received Contract for Mental Health Services

The award will help provide financially accessible treatment for service industry employees.

Cherry Blossoms campus

CCAS Student Awarded SMART Scholarship

Shani Glassberg will be working at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory after graduating from GW.


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