Yuta Watanabe

GW President Completes Tenure as A-10 Council of Presidents Chair

June 16, 2017
Steven Knapp discusses the importance of college athletics and how the conference is advocating for student-athletes.
Venessa Perry

Meet the New GW Alumni Association President

June 16, 2017
CEO and author Dr. Venessa Marie Perry, M.P.H. ’99, is the GW Alumni Association’s first African-American president.

George Washington Joins U.S. Effort to Support the 2015 Paris Agreement

June 05, 2017
President Knapp joins hundreds of leaders in education, business and state and local governments in response to the Trump administration’s plan to pull out of the agreement.
D. Jeffrey Lenn

In Memoriam: Professor Emeritus D. Jeffrey Lenn

June 02, 2017
Dr. Lenn was an expert in business ethics, strategic management and public policy.
Cheryl W Thompson

SMPA Professor Named Educator of the Year by Journalists Group

June 02, 2017
National Association of Black Journalists award goes to Cheryl W. Thompson.

GW Reaches out to D.C.’s Best Students

May 25, 2017
GW and D.C. Public Schools hosted a college fair for the city’s top high school sophomores and juniors.
tammy duckworth

U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth Urges Graduates ‘to Get in the Arena’

May 21, 2017
Sen. Duckworth, Lt. Gen. Nadja Y. West and The Washington Post Executive Editor Martin Baron received honorary degrees as 6,000 students graduated from GW.

George Washington Awards Recognize ‘Extraordinary Contributions’

May 21, 2017
Three GW community members received the award at this year’s university-wide Commencement.
making history

Making History: The Campaign for GW Surpasses $1 Billion Goal

May 19, 2017
More than 65,000 donors propelled the university’s largest-ever fundraising initiative, which will end June 30.

Board of Trustees Approves Fiscal 2018 University Budget

May 19, 2017
Financial aid increases, long-term investments in academic priorities continue.
aristide collins, steven knapp, nelson carbonell

Board of Trustees Recognizes President Steven Knapp

May 19, 2017
Dr. Knapp was named president emeritus and university professor of English at Friday’s Board of Trustees meeting.
lynn goldman

Milken Institute School of Public Health Marks 20th Anniversary

May 18, 2017
The school is the only school of public health in D.C. and is recognized as one of the top public health graduate programs in the country.

University Hires Chief Information Officer

May 16, 2017
Loretta Early brings strong leadership, communication and technical skills and a collaborative style to the role.
geneva henry

Faculty Senate Hears Update on GW Libraries and Academic Innovation

May 15, 2017
Geneva Henry highlighted new and ongoing resources for faculty and students and discussed opportunities in online education.
gw commencement

University Kicks off Commencement Week 2017

May 15, 2017
GW community invites graduates and their families to celebrate May 15-21.