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.

President Knapp Discusses Future of Higher Education

President Knapp Discusses Future of Higher Education

May 04, 2016

Dr. Knapp and other GW participants join thought leaders at Milken Institute 2016 Global Conference.

First Gen

What It Means to be First Generation at GW

May 04, 2016

Students who are first in their families to attend college are working with administrators to meet their unique needs.


Arthur S. Flemming Award Winners Announced

April 27, 2016

Federal employees who predict water cycles and pirate attacks are among those recognized by GW for public service contributions.


Nana Agyemang Receives White House Correspondents’ Association Scholarship

April 27, 2016

The SMPA senior will attend the annual WHCA Dinner and meet the president and first lady.

GW faculty honored

University Faculty Receive High Honors

April 25, 2016

Three professors recognized for their work in political science, history and astrophysics.

Catherine Ross

What Can’t You Say in School?

April 21, 2016

First Amendment rights for K-12 students are crucial to healthy democracy, GW Law professor says.

Board of Trustees Chair Nelson A. Carbonell. (File Photo)

Trustees’ Chair Urges Focus Beyond Numbers on Diversity

April 20, 2016

Nelson Carbonell tells higher education leaders to look at their school’s challenges and ask tough questions on diversity issues.