CEPL Director James Robinson, VP for Development and Alumni Relations Donna Arbide, Calvin Cafritz, and Thomas and Anne LeBlanc

The Cafritz Foundation Recognizes Distinguished D.C. Government Employees

June 24, 2019

GW President Thomas LeBlanc and the Center for Excellence in Public Leadership host a celebration that honored extraordinary public servants.

Leana Wen

Planned Parenthood President Discusses Need for Reproductive Healthcare Providers

June 24, 2019

During the inaugural Health Workforce Equity Summit, Leana Wen said that it is a critical time to be part of the reproductive health workforce.

Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders: Democratic Socialism Should Be a Byword, Not a Boogeyman

June 13, 2019

The senator and presidential candidate delivered a rebuke to “unfettered capitalism” and proposed an “economic bill of rights” during speech at GW.

Flemming Awards 2019

Arthur S. Flemming Award Recognizes Public Servants

June 07, 2019

Former Sen. Elizabeth Dole received a lifetime achievement award, and other government employees were honored by GW for exceptional work in the public sector. 

State of the Capital Region: Housing Growth and Affordability

State of the Capital Region: Housing Growth and Affordability

June 03, 2019

A recent GW Center for Washington Area Studies report reviewed housing in the D.C. area.

GI Bill

GW Celebrates 75th Anniversary of GI Bill

June 03, 2019

The U.S. secretary of Veterans Affairs and the university community honored Don A. Balfour, a GW alumnus who was the first in history to receive the GI Bill education benefit.

Kristalina Georgieva

World Bank CEO Talks about Ending World Poverty

April 25, 2019

Kristalina Georgieva shared her perspectives on the progress of the world’s economic development during a George Talks Business event.

Matthew Dallek

GW Expert Weighs in on Mueller Report

April 22, 2019

GSPM’s Matthew Dallek analyzes the official report documenting Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian interference in 2016 elections.

Doug Zarkin

GWSB Alumnus Doug Zarkin Talks Branding in the Age of Amazon

April 17, 2019

With online shopping becoming a more dominant force, the vice president and chief marketing officer of Pearle Vision, Luxottica explained at George Talks Business how retailers must adapt.

SMPA panel on conservative media

Conservativism in the Age of Trump

April 16, 2019

A panel of conservative journalists and a media critic debated conservative media coverage of the Trump administration at SMPA.

Fear in Politics

Freedom from Fear: The Ethics of Using Fear in Politics

April 11, 2019

This year’s Paul O’Dwyer endowed lecture explored the ethics of political leaders using fear to motivate people to act.

2019 Maxon Lecture at GWSW

Seeking Responsible Artificial Intelligence

April 11, 2019

Manoj Saxena discussed the future and ethics of artificial intelligence at the GWSB Robert P. Maxon Lecture Series

Michelle Howard

Being a Strong Leader Takes Courage, Practice

April 08, 2019

Adm. Michelle Howard, a retired Navy admiral, spoke at GW about her experience as a leader and trailblazer in the armed forces.

Grace Speights

Women Leaders Discuss Changing the Culture after #MeToo

April 02, 2019

Speakers at the annual Women’s Leadership Conference addressed the need to repair a broken culture by putting more women in positions of power.

Daniel Mulhall

Irish Ambassador to the United States Looks Beyond Brexit

April 01, 2019

Ambassador Daniel Mulhall said Irish-U.S. relations will strengthen after Brexit during a visit to the Elliott School.