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First-Year Applications to GW on Track to Record High in 2021

April 12, 2021

Faculty Senate heard updates on enrollment, fall planning, Commencement and new personnel.

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EPA Director, NBC’s Al Roker Highlight Planet Forward Summit

April 12, 2021

EPA chief and GW alumnus Michael Regan joined NBC’s Al Roker and GW President Thomas LeBlanc as speakers at the 2021 Planet Forward Virtual Summit.

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Celebrating a Top Ranking School of Nursing

April 12, 2021

On its 10th anniversary, GW Nursing looks back over its accomplishments and ahead at its future.

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GW Announces New Corcoran Director

April 07, 2021

Lauren Onkey, currently the senior director of NPR Music, will lead the Corcoran School of the Arts and Design.


2020 Alumni Secured Post-Graduation Plans Amid Pandemic

April 05, 2021

About 92 percent of 2020 graduates reported that they were employed, continuing education or had other engagements within six months after graduation.

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The US-China Education Trust Moves to GW

April 05, 2021

The highly regarded organization for educational exchange will facilitate US-China relations.

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Donors Can Amplify Their Philanthropy on GW’s First Giving Day

April 05, 2021

More than a dozen GW community members already have made matching commitments that will support teaching, learning and living at the university as the first Giving Day approaches.

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GW Graduate Programs Highlighted in U.S. News Rankings

March 31, 2021

The listings, which change from year to year, are one of many ways to determine whether a university is the right fit.

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GW Leaders Encourage Patience as National Vaccine Rollout Continues

March 29, 2021

Students, faculty and staff should continue monitoring local guidelines to ensure they receive the vaccine when it is available to them.

Commencement 2021

Commencement Update for Graduating Students

March 28, 2021

A university-wide Virtual Commencement Celebration will take place on May 16; dates and times are set for school and college virtual celebrations.


Tuition Rates for Academic Year 2021-22 Announced

March 25, 2021

In setting tuition and housing rates, GW focuses on affordability, plans to return to normal.


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Dean Jeffries Named Dean of Vanderbilt University School of Nursing

March 24, 2021

Dr. Jeffries will remain dean of the GW School of Nursing through the end of June.


University Receives more than $12 Million to Fund Scholarships

March 23, 2021

Major gifts from alumni, friends and university leadership will enable a GW education for exceptional students regardless of means.

Beth Nolan Announces Retirement

March 23, 2021

GW’s senior vice president and general counsel plans to step down June 30.

Statement from GW President Thomas LeBlanc on Washington, D.C. Admission Act

March 22, 2021

Lack of fair representation in the federal government disadvantages District residents, which include GW students, faculty and staff, Dr. LeBlanc writes.