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.

Mount Vernon campus

Mount Vernon Seminary Alumna, Spouse Bequeath $1 Million to GW Women’s Leadership Program

June 11, 2021

GW preserves the legacy of Mount Vernon Seminary and College through an innovative first-year living and learning community on the Mount Vernon campus.

Commencement October 2021 announcement

Announcing Commencement on the National Mall for Classes of 2020 and 2021

June 07, 2021

The ceremony celebrating the classes’ achievements will be on Oct. 2, 2021.

GW Physics Professor Awarded Shaw Prize in Astronomy

June 04, 2021

Chryssa Kouveliotou received international recognition for her contributions to the understanding of magnetars, a class of highly magnetized neutron stars.

Leah Brock McCartney project

Campus Mural to Honor First Black Alumna’s Legacy

June 02, 2021

Two recent GW alumni are leading an initiative to create a mural commemorating Leah Brock McCartney.


Thom Shanker Named Director of Project for Media and National Security

May 24, 2021

The veteran Pentagon correspondent and New York Times editor brings expertise and experience to the SMPA project.

Professors' Gate

GW Announces Honorees of 11th Annual Faculty Awards

May 17, 2021

Awardees are recognized for their achievements in teaching, research, service and other areas.

Lonnie Bunch III

Class of 2021 Celebrates Historic Bicentennial Year Commencement

May 17, 2021

GW commencement speaker Lonnie G. Bunch III encouraged graduates to use their education and skills to do good for others.

Image of Thomas LeBlanc at podium during School Without Walls' celebration.

School Without Walls Celebrates 50 Years

May 14, 2021

President LeBlanc and the D.C. mayor spoke at the half-century anniversary of the groundbreaking public school in Foggy Bottom. 

gw gate

Board of Trustees Holds May Meeting

May 14, 2021

The university is actively planning for an in-person fall, President Thomas LeBlanc said, and the board approved the fiscal 2022 budget.