GW Joins Hundreds of Businesses and Colleges Urging Congress to Pass DREAM Act

July 20, 2021

The letter to congressional leaders came after a federal judge in Texas closed the DACA program to future applicants.

Michael King

Endowment Bequest Builds Beloved Professor Michael King’s Legacy of Impact

July 19, 2021

Testamentary gifts from the King family will fund the GW Chemistry Department’s first endowed professorship and support GW Hillel.

Jennifer Franco Dias, Wyn Dobbs, Maley Hunt and Artie Lanier Polk begin their terms this month.

GWAA Welcomes Four New Members to Executive Committee

July 12, 2021

Four alumni were invited to serve based on their common passion for and commitment to GW.

GW Gate

Board of Trustees Approves Changing Name of Marvin Center

June 29, 2021

Renaming decision follows extensive university community engagement and review under new guidelines.

Q & A: IDDP Fellow Josephine Lukito

June 25, 2021

At the Institute for Data, Democracy & Politics, Dr. Lukito will study the relationship between state-sponsored disinformation on social media, news coverage and state violence.

Charles Barber

Charles Barber Selected as Interim Vice President and General Counsel

June 24, 2021

A higher education legal expert and 25-year veteran of GW’s legal office, Mr. Barber has served as deputy general counsel since 2007.

Y. Tony Yang Receives Endowed Professorship in Health Policy

June 23, 2021

Dr. Yang, executive director of GW Nursing’s Center for Health Policy and Media Engagement, studies policy issues at the intersection of the legal and health systems.

Christopher Alan Bracey

Christopher Alan Bracey Named Interim Provost

June 22, 2021

As vice provost for faculty affairs, Professor Bracey has supported faculty teaching and research across all disciplines and encouraged faculty participation in decision-making.


Gift of $2.7 Million Establishes a Master’s Program in Israel Education

June 21, 2021

The Marcus Foundation, through a partnership with The iCenter, builds on GW’s strengths in Jewish education and Judaic studies.

COVID Vaccine Forum 2021

GW Medical Experts Stress Safety, Efficacy of COVID-19 Vaccines

June 18, 2021

Specialists from a variety of medical fields answered community questions on topics from potential vaccine side effects to vaccinating while pregnant.

Honoring Juneteenth

June 17, 2021

University will observe Juneteenth holiday, President LeBlanc writes, and urges community to continue to actively contribute to the fight for racial justice and true equality.

Christine Brown-Quinn.

Introducing the New GWAA President

June 17, 2021

Christine Brown-Quinn, M.B.A. ’92, is a career expert, author and consultant with a background in international finance.

Screenshot of panelists discussing GW's vaccine and testing policy at a virtual forum last Thursday.

Administrators Urge Community to Submit COVID-19 Vaccine Documentation Quickly

June 14, 2021

Vaccination will be required for all students, faculty and staff who plan to return to campus in the fall.

Aicha Evans

SEAS Alumna Named on Forbes 50 Over 50 List

June 11, 2021

Aicha Evans, B.S. ’96, was recognized for her work leading self-driving startup, Zoox, which was purchased by Amazon for $1.2 billion.

Image of CPS alumni Janis Nicholas, Randy Townsend and Nikita Thompson.

Juggling the Worlds of Work and Academics to Get Ahead

June 11, 2021

The College of Professional Studies celebrated GW’s Bicentennial and 20 years of promoting career growth and change.