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.

Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) and GW’s Frank Sesno discussed how to heal the political divide in the United States at the inaugural event for The Sesno Series.

Cory Booker Spoke at GW about Healing Political Divide in America

The senator from New Jersey said in the launch of The Sesno Series that the greatest threat to the United States is division.

GW Monogram

GW Business Alumna Premiered Her First Documentary

Christina Sledge's short film, , “Joined by Fate,” had showings in D.C. and Annapolis.

Herman Aguinis

GW Business Professor Ranked among Most Impactful Scholars

Herman Aguinis named one of the world’s top 20 most impactful scholars in the area of corporate social performance.

GW statistics professor Fang Jin

CCAS Professor Receives NSF Early Career Award

Fang Jin received one of the highest honors given by the NSF to early-career university faculty in science and engineering.

Shampriest Bevel, principal at Bayside Middle School Sixth Grade Campus in Virginia Beach.

GSEHD Alumna named 2023 Outstanding Middle School Principal of Virginia

Shampriest Bevel has been principal at Bayside Middle School Sixth Grade Campus in Virginia Beach since 2021.

GW Business Alumnus Named a Co-Head of SPAC Investment Banking at BTIG

Andrew Maller will co-lead the division of the global financial services company.

GW Tempietto

GSEHD Alumnus Becomes President of Albion College

Wayne Webster begins his term on July 1.

nina seavey

SMPA Professor Recognized for Her Podcast

Nina Seavey won a Silver Signal award for her podcast, "My Fugitive."

donald hawkins

GW Business Emeritus Professor Recognized by Portugal’s Government

Donald E. Hawkins was awarded the Gold Medal of Tourism Merit.

suse anderson

CCAS Professor Publishes Essays by Museum Studies Grad Students

Suse Anderson compiled the collection, a third in a series.

Stephanie Sarandos

SMHS Names New Assistant Dean for Evaluation

Stephanie Sarandos will be responsible for all aspects of medical doctor program evaluation.

Susan Jones

GW Law Professor Receives Fulbright Specialist Scholar Award

Susan R. Jones begins her project in the UK in October 2023.

ryan patterson

GW Swimmer Featured on ABC News

Ryan Patterson, B.A. ’22, a graduate student-athlete, was featured for his work as one of the aviation industry's most sought-after photographers.

aman luthra

Geography Professor Rewarded with CCAS Impact Award

Aman Luthra, an assistant professor of climate and environmental change, will continue his research on the extent of pollination limitation in crop production.


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