GW Recognized as a Top Producer of Fulbright Students

February 15, 2019

The university placed among the top research institutions for generating Fulbright students, with a total of 11 students accepting the award in the 2018-2019 year.

Sustainability Report

Sustainable GW: University Triples Its Reuse Activity

February 11, 2019

The university diverted more waste and increased its reuse in fiscal year 2017, a progress report from Sustainable GW shows.

GW President Thomas LeBlanc addresses Faculty Senate on Friday. (William Atkins/GW Today)

President Acknowledges Past and Looks to Future at Faculty Senate

February 11, 2019

Dr. LeBlanc outlined context for GW’s next steps and Dean Brigety reported on the state of the Elliott School.

Thomas LeBlanc

Board Meeting Highlights Diversity and Inclusion, Strategic Initiatives

February 08, 2019

The board also approved a new mission statement and nominated new leadership.

Board of Trustees Nominates New Leadership

February 08, 2019

The board will vote on nominees for chair, vice chair and secretary at its May meeting.


GWSB Offers Free Tax Return Prep Clinic

February 08, 2019

Certified volunteers will prepare tax returns until April 14.

GW Law Dean Blake Morant

Blake Morant to Step Down as Dean of GW Law

February 04, 2019

The announcement comes after five years leading the George Washington University School of Law.

Photo of Board of Trustees Chair Nelson Carbonell

Board of Trustees to Consider New University Mission Statement

February 04, 2019

In Q & A, Chair Nelson Carbonell, Jr., explains the process and rationale for updating the statement.

Brittany Bigelow

Staff Focus: Brittany Bigelow Puts Safety First

January 24, 2019

As one of GW’s health safety specialists, D.C. native Ms. Bigelow uses her public health expertise to train students, faculty and staff on laboratory protocol.

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Financial Aid Office Improving Services, Outreach to Students and Families

January 22, 2019

After an assessment provided recommendations, staff have begun to implement changes that enhance communication and processes and put students first.

Photo of Matt Manfra

Matt Manfra Named VP for Institutional Advancement at Georgian Court University

January 22, 2019

Mr. Manfra led the university’s alumni engagement for four years.

Jeffrey Akman

Jeffrey Akman to Step Down as Vice President for Health Affairs and SMHS Dean

January 17, 2019

Announcement follows eight years at the helm of GW’s School of Medicine and Health Sciences.

Ann McCorvey

Ann McCorvey Named CFO at Davidson College

January 15, 2019

Appointment follows five years as GW’s deputy executive vice president and treasurer.

President LeBlanc and GW community members

Welcome Back from President LeBlanc

January 15, 2019

Dr. LeBlanc addresses strategic initiatives, resources for those affected by government shutdown.

New Student Orientation Graphic

New Student Orientation Revamped

January 14, 2019

Programming, now to be held for all students in August, aims to enhance the student experience.