Walter Roberts Lecture 2021

U.S. Must Protect Free Press Ideals at Home and Abroad

April 09, 2021

IPDGC panel talked about the importance of a free press in democracies.

Peter Berkowitz

The U.S. Response to the Holocaust

April 09, 2021

Experts discussed reasons for U.S. actions in WWII during a Loeb Institute for Religious Freedom virtual forum.

Jordan West and Abby Phillip

CNN’s Abby Phillip Discusses the Need for Diverse News Coverage

April 08, 2021

A growing understanding of racial identity politics is shaping the way journalists cover the news, Ms. Phillip said during a Race in America lecture.

2021 Paul O'Dwyer Endowed Forum

Empowering Diverse Voices in Politics

April 08, 2021

GSPM alumni spoke about the ethics of intentional inclusion as part of the 2021 Paul O'Dwyer Endowed Forum.

Liberata Mulamula

Elliott School Professor Named as Foreign Minister of Tanzania

April 06, 2021

Tanzania’s new President Samia Suluhu has appointed Liberata Mulamula of the George Washington University Elliott School of International Affairs as a member of parliament and the new ministe


Elliott School Shapiro Professor Selected to Lead UN Mission in Mali

March 31, 2021

El-Ghassim Wane, an expert in peace, security and governance, will lead UN efforts to oversee political processes in Mali and to stabilize the country. 

H.R. McMaster

H.R. McMaster Stresses Strategic Empathy as an Effective Foreign Policy

March 29, 2021

The retired general and national security adviser to President Trump shared his real-life experiences with students as part of the Elliott School’s Leadership, Ethics and Practice Initiative series.

ESIA Deans

Celebrating 200 Years: Foreign Policy and Leadership Insights from the Elliott School's Deans

March 29, 2021

As part of GW’s Bicentennial celebration, the current dean and past deans shared insights on foreign policy and leadership and how the Elliott School can play a role in shaping the future.

GW's Global Impact

Celebrating 200: GW’s Global Impact

March 25, 2021

GW’s alumni global leaders shared #OnlyAtGW moments and how the university can prepare students to be leaders in the world.

Susan Wild

A Conversation with U.S. Rep. Susan Wild

March 22, 2021

GW Law Dean Dayna Bowen Matthew interviewed the Pennsylvania congresswoman and GW Law alumna in celebration of Women’s History Month. 

Michael Regan

GW Alumnus Confirmed as Head of the EPA

March 12, 2021

Former GW student Michael S. Regan will be the first Black man to lead the agency.

Northrop Grumman CEO Shares Keys to Diversity in STEM

March 10, 2021

Kathy Warden, M.B.A. ’99, also discussed the steps her company is taking to prepare the next generation of women in STEM.


GW Alumni Selected for Biden Administration

March 08, 2021

Former students have been named to work at the White House to help the administration carry out its priorities.

Women's Leadership Conference 2021

A Legacy of a Women-Centered Education

March 07, 2021

The GW community reflects on the Women’s Leadership Program’s impact during a virtual conference.

Capitol Hill Siege

New Report Offers Analysis of Capitol Hill Siege Suspects

March 02, 2021

The GW Program on Extremism finds that those charged in federal court represent a diverse group and offers recommendations on preventing future attacks.