GWU Debate & Literary Society

Debate & Literary Society Joins the Night of Ideas DC

February 06, 2019

 The fourth edition of the global event took place simultaneously in cities around the world and in D.C. at the French Embassy.

Michael Eric Dyson

Scholar Michael Eric Dyson Encourages ‘Rooting for Everybody Black’

February 01, 2019

During the keynote address for the 50th annual Black Heritage Celebration, Dr. Dyson explained why everyone should root for black people’s success.

Career Quest SF

Students Get Inside Look at Bay Area Companies through Career Quest

January 31, 2019

GW students learned about corporate culture on the West Coast after visiting companies in San Francisco during winter break.

Shanee Goss Cohen presents on her work at KWT Global in front of Clay Warren's "Persuasion" students and guests. (William Atkins

‘Persuasion’ Offers GW Students Insight and Avenue to Careers in Communication

January 28, 2019

Long-running communication class guest session featuring GW alumni has led to multiple job offers.

MLK Day of Service

GW Community Serves to Honor MLK Jr.

January 22, 2019

The 23rd annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service and Leadership saw the highest participation numbers in the last four years.

Campus Life 101: Exercise Video Screenshot

Campus Life 101: Exercise

January 22, 2019

Exercise is key to a healthy lifestyle—and GW has the resources to support all your fitness needs. But you can also break a sweat without ever leaving your residence hall room.

Max Bone

Students Discuss Impact of KACIF Grant

December 14, 2018

Knowledge in Action Career Internship Fund (KACIF) grant recipients explained how the grant propelled them closer to their goals.

Charlinda Sims

GW Alumna: ‘I Paid My Student Loans off in Four Years’

December 12, 2018

A GWSB course in personal finance that helped graduate student Charlinda Sims figure out how to repay her student loans will be open to undergraduate students for the first time in the spring.

Midnight Breakfast 2018

In Photos: Midnight Breakfast 2018

December 11, 2018

Annual tradition offers students a break from preparing for final exams with food and fun.

The GW Police Department

Leaving D.C. for Winter Break? Here’s What You Should Know

December 06, 2018

GW students should exercise caution as they prepare to leave campus at the end of the semester.

Gelman Library books

Student Resources Available to Get Ready for Finals

December 03, 2018

Everything you need to finish the fall 2018 semester on a high note.

New residence hall design concept

University Incorporating Student Feedback into New Residence Hall Design Process

December 03, 2018

Student space is a priority in the new Foggy Bottom building.

interfaith dinner

Religious Groups Come Together for Interfaith Dinner

November 29, 2018

GW students celebrated religious diversity and reflected on their experiences with faith at the 17th annual event.

GW junior Alexes Harris attended the Michelle Obama event promoting her book, "Becoming." (Briahnna Brown/GW Today)

An #OnlyAtGW Surprise: Seeing Michelle Obama

November 19, 2018

Students received free tickets to hear former first lady speak—with a bonus visit from her husband, Barack Obama.

International Buddy Program

International Buddy Program Supports Diversity at GW

November 19, 2018

The CCAS International Buddy Program pairs international graduate students with mentors, helping new students get acquainted with D.C. and the university.