Laurie Koehler

Laurie Koehler Named VP for Marketing and Enrollment Strategy at Ithaca College

June 11, 2019

Ms. Koehler most recently has overseen the Enrollment and the Student Experience unit and improvements to access, diversity and retention efforts.

Mary Tschirhart

CCAS Dean Names New Trachtenberg School Director

June 03, 2019

Mary Tschirhart will begin her appointment as the school’s newly-appointed director in August.

GW Announces Senior Associate VP of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving

June 03, 2019

Patricia Carocci has more than 25 years of experience in development and alumni relations.

President LeBlanc and GW community members

President LeBlanc Visits GW Community in London

June 03, 2019

In his first international trip as president, Dr. LeBlanc shared his vision for the university.

John Lach

New SEAS Dean Named

May 31, 2019

John Lach, University of Virginia professor of electrical and computer engineering, is a respected academic leader, educator and researcher who works across disciplines.

Costas Solomou

Costas Solomou to Be Vice President for Enrollment at SUNY Geneseo

May 24, 2019

Ben Toll, director of recruitment and outreach, will serve as interim dean of undergraduate admissions.

Nelson Carbonell Jr.

A Celebration of Nelson Carbonell Jr.’s Service to GW

May 20, 2019

Board of Trustees chair is feted as he steps down after 17 years as a trustee.



Savannah Guthrie

Savannah Guthrie to Graduates: Take a ‘Big, Giant, Daring Leap’

May 19, 2019

Ms. Guthrie delivered the university’s graduation address Sunday on the National Mall.

Nelson Carbonell and Grace Speights

Board of Trustees Elects New Leadership, Approves Budget

May 17, 2019

The fiscal 2020 budget includes funding for renovating Thurston, eliminating or reducing student charges.

Professors gate

Faculty Code Changes Approved

May 17, 2019

Revised code becomes effective July 1.

A design concept of the renovated Thurston Hall. (Courtesy VMDO Architects, PC)

Thurston Renovation Moves forward with Design Approval, Funding

May 17, 2019

The Board of Trustees approved a proposal for the renovation of Thurston Hall.


Board Approves Updates to Code of Student Conduct

May 17, 2019

After a months-long review process that incorporated student feedback, the updated Code of Student Conduct will go into effect July 1.

Introducing the 30th Cohort of Presidential Fellows

May 16, 2019

The 2019-21 Presidential Fellows were selected for their achievement as undergraduate students.

From left: Christopher Cahill, Rod McDavis and AGB Search Consultant Garry Owens lead a listening session.

Provost Search Forums Solicit Input from Community

May 13, 2019

GW students, faculty and staff shared priorities at listening sessions led by search committee and executive placement firm AGB Search.

Nelson Carbonell and Sylvia Marotta-Walters

Faculty Senate Holds First Meeting of New Session

May 13, 2019

The senate adopted resolutions lauding outgoing Board of Trustees Chair Nelson Carbonell Jr., expanding scope of Educational Policy Committee.