Open Enrollment 2022, Create a Path to Well-being, October 11 - 29, 2021

2022 Benefits Preview for Faculty and Staff

September 24, 2021
Open Enrollment runs Oct. 11 - 29.

New Designation Highlights Vital Role of Postdoctoral Researchers

September 22, 2021

Postdocs will be reclassified into a new trainee category on Jan. 1 in response to feedback from GW’s research community.

SEAS professors

NSF Grant Supports Future Designers of ‘Trustworthy’ Artificial Intelligence

September 22, 2021

SEAS received $3 million through the National Science Foundation Research Traineeship Program to transform the future of work, develop a new model for graduate education and to fund cross-cutting student scholarship.

Updated Safety Protocols for GW Centuries Celebration Weekend

September 20, 2021

With the weekend rapidly approaching, GW is sharing updated safety protocols that will be required for all attendees at events on- and off-campus as part of the celebration. 

Debra M. Lee and George L. McLennan

Bequest from GWSB Alumna Debra M. Lee, Spouse George McLennan to Fund Unconventional Museum Collaborations

September 17, 2021

A testamentary gift to establish the Debra M. Lee and George L. McLennan Fund for Innovative Textile Art Education and Community Engagement Fund will provide resources for “out of the box” endeavors with local artists.

Mark S. Wrighton

Mark S. Wrighton to Become Interim President Jan. 1

September 13, 2021

The announcement was made at the September Faculty Senate meeting; President Thomas J. LeBlanc will retire at the end of December 2021.

9/11 Remembrance

GW Gathers in Remembrance on the 20th Anniversary of 9/11

September 13, 2021

By Nick Erickson

911 Day of Service and Remembrance

GW Community Embraces National Day of Service and Remembrance

September 12, 2021

President LeBlanc, university leadership and students clean the World War II memorial and join the Foggy Bottom Association in restoring local parks.

Grimm & Salama

SMPA Welcomes Two New Terker Distinguished Fellows

September 10, 2021

Communications pioneer Kristen Grimm and Wall Street Journal reporter Vivian Salama will lead discussions and public events.

Message from GW Board of Trustees Chair

September 10, 2021

President LeBlanc to retire in December; Mark S. Wrighton to serve as interim president.

Food truck in Potomac Square.

Food Trucks Return to Potomac Square after COVID Pause

September 07, 2021

The GW community will have access to a rotating slate of diverse food trucks for lunch and dinner.

Pamela Norris

GW Names New Vice Provost for Research

September 02, 2021

Pamela Norris, executive dean of the University of Virginia School of Engineering and Applied Science, is a globally recognized leading expert in nanoscale heat transfer and an advocate for women in STEM.

(Left to right) Student speakers SJ Matthews and Naseem Haamid.

Class Speakers for October Commencement Announced

September 02, 2021

Two George Washington University graduates will deliver remarks to their fellow alumni of the Classes of 2020 and 2021 at their in-person celebration on the National Mall in October.

Left to right: Dana Gresham, Debbie Mucarsel-Powell and Mike Bishop.

GSPM Announces New Fellows

August 31, 2021

Two former members of Congress and a longtime federal official join GSPM for the 2021-22 academic year.


New Look, New Fashions, New Merchandise at the GW Campus Store

August 31, 2021

Changes coming this fall include a store ‘refresh’ and Lululemon clothing.