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GW Bicentennial 1821-2021

GW Kicks off Bicentennial with Virtual Celebration February 9

March 16, 2021
The George Washington University’s bicentennial is an incredible, historic milestone. As we celebrate 200 years of GW history, we hope that you will be able to join in the many programs, conversations and special events throughout this year. Happy birthday GW!
GW Giving Day 4/7/21

GW Giving Day

March 16, 2021
On April 7, 2021, the George Washington University will host a university-wide day of giving. Coinciding with the bicentennial, this is an opportunity for the community to come together and drive philanthropic support to lead GW into the future.
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Courageous Leadership: PEMM Students & Alumni Defend U.S. Capitol

March 15, 2021
Three current members of our Program for Excellence in Municipal Management (PEMM) were on the front lines on January 6, risking their lives to protect members of Congress and our democracy from violent mobs of insurrectionists. Seven PEMM alumni also risked their lives to protect our freedoms.
John Warren

Professor Warren Plays Key Leadership Role in Post-COVID Academic Innovation Task Force

March 14, 2021
John Warren, program director and associate professor for CPS' master’s degree in publishing program, will play a key leadership role in GW’s Post-COVID Academic Innovation Task Force. Warren will lead the working group for Graduate and Professional Students.
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Welcoming Managing Director of Finance Diana Paulraj

March 13, 2021
Diana Paulraj, the newest member of our senior leadership team, joined CPS in mid-February as the Managing Director of Finance.
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CPS Career Services Launches Newsletter

March 12, 2021
Sign up today for “Career Connections,” a newly launched CPS Career Services newsletter. The bimonthly newsletter features a variety of content for students and alumni, such as job postings, internship opportunities, career tips, networking resources, industry news and upcoming events.
Terance Fields

NAPLP Scholars Address United Nations on Indigenous Education

March 11, 2021
Three Indigenous students enrolled in the spring 2021 session of the Native American Political Leadership Program (NAPLP), and the director of AT&T CIPP, participated in the webinar “The United Nations and Indigenous Peoples: Advocating for Education.” They shared their educational journeys and experiences with the UN and listeners around the world.
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Sustainable Urban Planning Program Celebrates 10 year Anniversary

March 10, 2021
In celebration of our alumni community of change agents, we have launched an anniversary website commemorating 10 years of program excellence.
Fjolle Caka

SUP Alumna Selected as 2021 Climate Ambassador

March 09, 2021
Congratulations to Fjollë Caka ‘18, a Sustainable Urban Planning (SUP) alumna in GW’s College of Professional Studies, on her selection as a 2021 Climate Ambassador of the Global Youth Climate Network (GYCN). She will raise awareness about climate change as part of an initiative of young professionals in her home country of Kosovo.
Stephanie Schriock

Celebrating 200 Years: GSPM MasterClass with President of EMILY's List

March 09, 2021

In celebration of the George Washington University's bicentennial, the Graduate School of Political Management (GSPM) welcomed 

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GenderPro Credential Now Available

March 08, 2021
The GenderPro Credential is a free, online credential exam offered to gender and international development professionals from around the world. The GenderPro Credential seeks to build a global network of gender and development professionals through the establishment of field-wide competencies and standards in the field of gender and international development.
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GW Digital Health Summit: Free for GW Affiliates

March 08, 2021
GW is hosting its inaugural Digital Health Summit focused on the rapid acceleration of digital technologies in healthcare and the implications for healthcare and academic environments alike.
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CPS Students Selected as 2021 NVC Semifinalists

March 08, 2021
Congratulations to two CPS students for their teams making it to the semifinalist round in the 2021 GW New Venture Competition (NVC). These teams made it through the most competitive field to date.
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GW Publishing Students Awarded ACES Scholarships

March 06, 2021
ACES: The Society for Editing announced that Lori Sosa, a student in Cohort 16 of the MPS in Publishing program at the George Washington University is the top winner in their annual scholarship competition.
GW Bicentennial 1821-2021

Celebrating GW's Bicentennial

February 09, 2021
The George Washington University’s bicentennial is an incredible, historic milestone. February 9, 2021 is officially the 200th anniversary of when the United States Congress established our university’s charter in 1821.

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