GW Board of Trustees Chair Grace Speights speaks to the Faculty Senate. (Harrison Jones/GW Today)

New Board Chair Addresses Faculty Senate

October 14, 2019

Grace Speights said strategic plan approval is planned for May 2020, while diversity and shared governance are among her priorities as chair.

World-Class Faculty Strategic Planning Committee to Hold Public Forum

October 14, 2019

GW community members invited to share feedback on how to best recruit, retain and promote a top-notch faculty at Oct. 16 forum.

High-Impact Research Strategic Planning Committee

High-Impact Research Strategic Planning Committee Holds First Public Forum

October 14, 2019

The committee seeks to define high-impact research across disciplines and identify a path to preeminence.

SEAS Hall of Fame 2019

SEAS Inducts Four into GW Engineering Hall of Fame, Honors Former Dean Dolling

October 14, 2019

The university announced the David S. Dolling Endowed Scholarship in Engineering to support women in SEAS.

Honey and Alvin Nashman

In Memoriam: Alvin E. Nashman

October 14, 2019

Mr. Nashman held an honorary degree from GW and was a longtime friend and supporter of the university.

New Provost Selected

October 08, 2019

M. Brian Blake, a transformative leader and provost at Drexel University, has for 20 years strengthened top universities with excellence in teaching, research and administrative roles.

High-Impact Research Strategic Planning Committee Announces Public Forum

October 07, 2019

The first public forum on Oct. 10 will seek feedback from the GW research community as the committee works toward recommendations on high-impact research for the strategic plan.

President Thomas LeBlanc and Board of Trustees

Strategic Plan Committees Get to Work

October 07, 2019

President Thomas LeBlanc told the Board of Trustees the committees will organize outreach and engagement opportunities over the coming month.

Strategic Plan: Path to Preeminence

Strategic Plan Committee Members Announced

October 03, 2019

Committees of faculty, staff and students will collect input and develop recommendations. A task force of trustees, faculty and other constituents also has formed.

Students on University Yard

GW Prioritizing Enhancements to Campus Safety

October 03, 2019

The university will improve security in residential, academic and administrative buildings.

Annual report

GW Releases Annual Safety and Security Report

October 02, 2019

The report finds that overall reported crime in 2018 declined or remained flat at the university.

SMPA Professor Steven V. Roberts shared his own philanthropic journey and urged fellow faculty to help students succeed.

Faculty and Staff Share Stories of Giving

September 25, 2019

GW launched its employee philanthropy campaign at a reception honoring faculty and staff donors.

Mark Plotkin

In Memoriam: Mark Plotkin

September 25, 2019

The GW alumnus was a political commentator and staunch advocate for D.C. statehood.

Franklin Bust

GWSB Honors Ben Franklin’s Legacy

September 25, 2019

During a Colonials Weekend ceremony, the School of Business unveiled a historic bust of Benjamin Franklin to honor the namesake university that merged with GW in 1987.

Spirit of GW Award recipients 2019

GW Recognizes Alumni Achievement

September 23, 2019

The university honored five alumni for outstanding professional, volunteer and philanthropic achievement at the inaugural Spirit of GW Awards.