In Photos: Corcoran Students Document the 2020 Election

Photojournalism students in cities across the country captured moments during and after the election of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.

Image of a masked man waving an American flag.
Photojournalism student Ari Joel Golub captured this moment in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 7, 2020. (Ari Golub/GW Hatchet)
November 12, 2020

The 2020 elections took place in a highly-polarized climate in the middle of a global pandemic. In the week during which votes were cast and tabulated, photojournalism students at the George Washington University's Corcoran School of Arts and Design documented the faces of the election in their communities.

Student Life, Politics and Society


GW Experts Tapped for Biden’s Transition Team

November 12, 2020

Five faculty members were named to help with the presidential transition.

GW Experts Offer Predictions for Biden Administration

November 09, 2020

University faculty specialists discuss how policies ranging from battling COVID-19 to foreign affairs are likely to change with Joe Biden in the White House.