Dan Simons

GWSB Alumnus Dan Simons Talks Living Life without Regrets

February 13, 2019

In the third George Talks Business event, the founder and co-owner of Farmers Restaurant Group explained his philosophies on time management and entrepreneurship

Poet Nikki Giovanni

Poet Nikki Giovanni Speaks at Black Heritage Celebration Event

February 11, 2019

The event sponsored by the GW Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta sorority covered a range of topics from slavery to the blackface controversy surrounding the Virginia governor.

Damian Collins

Update: The UK Parliament’s Hearings at GW on Fake News

February 07, 2019

One year after GSPM hosted the British Parliament’s first hearings in the US on fake news and social media platforms, members of Britain’s House of Commons continue the conversation.

Elana Meyers Taylor

Alumna Elana Meyers Taylor Returns to GW

February 06, 2019

National Girls and Women in Sports Day brought the three-time Olympic medalist back to campus as president of the Women’s Sports Foundation.



Guerilla Projection Artist Brings ‘OPEN’ Dialogue to the Corcoran

January 31, 2019

Installation by Robin Bell is a prelude to the Corcoran’s upcoming retrospective on censored Robert Mapplethorpe exhibition.

Jihadism after the Caliphate event at GW Law

Experts Discuss Jihadism and the Future of Terrorist Movements

January 28, 2019

A Program on Extremism panel talked about how the Islamic State’s setbacks in Syria and Iraq impact terrorism.

Jason Rezaian

544 Days in an Iranian Prison

January 28, 2019

Washington Post writer and GW SMPA Terker Distinguished Fellow Jason Rezaian talks about his book, “Prisoner.”


Former GW Research Professor Begins Army Appointment

January 23, 2019

Alex Beehler, an expert in environmental and energy management, was confirmed by the Senate earlier this month.

ESIA MLK International Influence

Martin Luther King Jr.: A Voice and Force in International Affairs

January 17, 2019

Elliott School forum highlighted the participation and influence of Martin Luther King Jr. in the global community.

MLK Jr. Lecture

Learning Antiracism from MLK Jr.

January 17, 2019

The Third Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture tackled overcoming racist ideas and building an anti-racist America.

GW Poll Finds Deep Partisan Splits on Immigration, Investigating President Trump

January 16, 2019

The latest GW Politics Poll found partisan splits on issues at the heart of the government shutdown and looked at how voters view potential 2020 presidential candidates.  

White House

How Does the Partial Government Shutdown Impact the GW Community?

January 15, 2019

University officials provide guidance on the longest federal government shutdown in history.

Kamala Harris

Sen. Kamala Harris Embraces the ‘Beautiful Design of Democracy’

January 10, 2019

While discussing her newly released books at GW, the senator from California emphasized her “no false choices” mantra.

Victor Dzau, president of the National Academy of Medicine.

Scientists Must Consider Implications of Gene Editing

December 11, 2018

Victor Dzau, president of the National Academy of Medicine, said researchers must consider the ethical and social consequences of medical breakthroughs.

 Edward W. Gnehm

Video: Elliott School Vice Dean Remembers George H. W. Bush

December 10, 2018

Edward W. Gnehm, Jr., vice dean and Kuwait Professor of Gulf and Arabian Peninsula Affairs at the Elliott School of International Affairs, was appointed U.S.