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‘Safety Net’ of Ambitious Goals Needed to Tackle Alarming Biodiversity Decline

October 30, 2020

CCAS professor Amy Zanne worked with an international team to analyze new global biodiversity goals after decade-long targets for 2020 fall short.

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#OnlyAtGW: Dominican Republic President Speaks at Virtual Event

October 29, 2020

CCAS student Gaetano Pellicce Sebelen introduced President Luis Abinader at an online GSPM seminar evaluating the upcoming U.S. presidential election.

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BLM Co-Founder Alicia Garza Talks Building Power through Movements

October 29, 2020

During a discussion of her new book, Alicia Garza goes beyond turning a hashtag into a social justice movement.

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Q&A: Takeaways from the Second Presidential Debate

October 26, 2020

GSPM’s Todd Belt says the debate will likely not change the mind of undecided voters.

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#OnlyAtGW: Former U.S. Attorney General Makes Virtual Classroom Visit

October 19, 2020

Eric Holder Jr. encouraged students to raise their voices during a virtual class visit to discuss the importance of the right to vote

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Indigenous Tourism Forum Seeks Solutions to COVID-19’s Impact

October 15, 2020

The virtual forum featured discussions with Indigenous leaders about the best path forward for the critical tourism industry.

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Elliott School Panel Explores the Saga of TikTok and WeChat

October 12, 2020

Experts said the ongoing battle to ban the Chinese social media platforms have far-reaching implications for trade and national security and threatens the future of the open internet.

VP DEBATE PANEL

GSPM Panel Analyzes the Vice-Presidential Debate

October 09, 2020

A former member of Congress, a political strategist and students shared their key takeaways from the debate between Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris.

The Opening Round: Analyzing the First Presidential Debate

The Opening Round: Analyzing the First Presidential Debate

October 02, 2020

A GSPM panel called Donald Trump and Joe Biden’s first debate a disaster that left many voters uninformed.

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GSPM Alumnus Discusses Lobbying during Trump’s Presidency

September 28, 2020

Lobbyist Ivan Zapien shared his perspective on the lobbying industry during a Latinx Heritage Month event with GSPM.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg at GW in 2017. (Logan Werlinger/GW Today)

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Opera Fan, Swedish Translator, Icon and Friend

September 25, 2020

GW Law faculty and alumni recalled personal memories of the Supreme Court justice who died Sept. 18.

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The Freedom of Forgiveness: Perspectives from Judaism, Christianity and Islam

September 25, 2020

Religious leaders discuss what our faith traditions can teach us in the nation’s difficult moment as part of GSEHD’s annual Conversations that Matter event.

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GW All Access: Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service

September 22, 2020

The center will continue facilitating virtual service opportunities for the GW community throughout the fall semester.

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Justice Breyer Celebrates Constitution Day with GW

September 21, 2020

The Supreme Court justice shared his thoughts on how the Constitution and rule of law help to make our democracy at GW’s Presidential Distinguished Event Series.

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Former Clerk Remembers Ruth Bader Ginsburg

September 21, 2020

GW Law professor Paul Schiff Berman, who clerked for the justice in the 1997-1998 term of the Supreme Court, shared his thoughts on her legacy.