Alumnus Receives Prestigious Rhodes Scholarship

November 21, 2016

Josh Pickar, who received his B.A. from GW in 2014, will study global governance and diplomacy as well as comparative social policy at the University of Oxford.

Dr. Knapp in NYC

Colonials Celebrate President Knapp in New York

November 21, 2016

Members of the GW community honor Dr. Knapp at an event Nov. 16.

Wesley Lowery

Following Unrest in the Streets in the Wake of Police Shootings

November 18, 2016

GW and Politics & Prose host a discussion of Pulitzer Prize winner Wesley Lowery’s book “They Can’t Kill Us All.”

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Colonials in National Races

November 09, 2016

Tuesday marked an important day for GW alumni who won their respective Congressional races across the country.

Pamela Jeffries

School of Nursing Dean Honored for Outstanding Leadership

November 04, 2016

Pamela R. Jeffries was awarded the designation by the National League for Nursing.

Lynn Goldman

SPH Dean Lynn Goldman Awarded for Service to National Academy of Medicine

November 03, 2016

Dr. Goldman has been serving the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine since 1989.

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Foreign Law Increasingly Factors in the Work of Supreme Court

October 31, 2016

Justice Stephen Breyer tells audience at Lisner Auditorium that international engagement is necessary for judges and lawmakers in a global society.

Eric Holder

Former Attorney General Eric Holder Looks Back on a Career Seeking Fairness

October 17, 2016

The HistoryMakers archival project recordss a conversation with the first African American attorney general.

Thomas Brzozowski

Monitoring Domestic Terrorism in the U.S.

October 15, 2016

Head of the Justice Department office says feds look out for the crime not the ideology.


Democratic Vice Presidential Pick Is GW Parent

July 25, 2016

Sen. Tim Kaine’s son, Nat Kaine, graduated from Columbian College in 2012.


GW at the Republican National Convention

July 13, 2016

Five RNC staffers with university ties have been in Cleveland to prepare for the GOP’s biggest political event of the presidential election cycle.

Max Ticktin. (Judy Licht)

In Memoriam: Max Ticktin

July 06, 2016

Professor emeritus was honored with eponymous endowed chair in Israel studies in 2015.

Tom Perez

Milken Institute School of Public Health Hosts Labor Secretary

May 20, 2016

Tom Perez discusses the legacy of the Affordable Care Act and America’s “social compact 2.0.”

Joe McDonald

Looking Back: Class of 2016 Reflects

May 11, 2016

With Commencement fast approaching, graduating students tell us about the moments that mattered.

Forrest Maltzman and Karim Farishta

GW Student Awarded Truman Scholarship

May 06, 2016

Karim Farishta is one of 54 students nationwide recognized with the honor.