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News & Events


Cody House

CPS Director of Online Learning to Co-Chair Industry Conference

March 27, 2022
Congratulations to Cody House, M.Ed., director of online learning and instructional technology in the College of Professional Studies, for his leadership role serving as the co-chair of the engagement team at the 2022 OLC Accelerate Conference.

College Receives Highest Level of Green Office Certification

March 26, 2022
We are happy to announce the Office of Sustainability has certified the College of Professional Studies (CPS) with the highest level of certification following the criteria of the Green Office Network at the George Washington University.
Connie Uthoff

Professor Connie Uthoff Publishes Cyber Intelligence Book

March 25, 2022
Assistant professor Connie Uthoff ‘s recently published book, Cyber Intelligence: Actors, Policies and Practices, provides a comprehensive overview of cyber intelligence, explaining what it is, why it is needed, who is doing it, and how it is done.
Provost Bracey

Christopher Alan Bracey Named Provost

February 18, 2022
Christopher Alan Bracey, who has served as interim provost and executive vice president for academic affairs since June 2021, has been named the permanent provost of the George Washington University, President Mark S. Wrighton announced Friday.
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From Nasal Swab to Results: COVID-19 Testing Explained

February 07, 2022

Have you ever thought about what happens to your COVID-19 test after you hand off your nasal swab at one of George Washington University’s testing centers?

Mark Wrighton

Message from President Wrighton

January 03, 2022
Mark S. Wrighton, Ph.D., was elected President of the George Washington University January 1, 2022. "My strong view is that by working together we can accelerate the progress of GW as one of the world’s great research universities," President Wrighton writes in first message to university community.
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New B.A. in Paralegal Studies Launching for fall 2022

December 16, 2021

The market for paralegals is thriving: the Bureau of Labor Statistics, which tracks and extrapolates job growth, predicts that the paralegal field will grow by 12% through 2028.

Joy McFadden

GW Team Wins Students Reinventing Cities Competition

December 16, 2021
Congratulations to the GW team for winning the Students Reinventing Cities competition, led by second year Sustainable Urban Planning student Joy McFadden. The Ivy City Renaissance Project team also consisted of three undergraduate GW students and two graduate students from Pantheon-Sorbonne University (PSL) in Paris. The GW team competed in the global Students Reinventing Cities competition for students to share their vision for green & thriving city neighborhoods.
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Navigating Compliance during a Pandemic

December 15, 2021

During our recent healthcare compliance webinar, an engaging group of panelists shared their experiences as compliance professionals navigating the pandemic.

Staff Announcements: New Faces

December 14, 2021
CPS administration is happy to report we have hired six new staff members. Congratulations to all. Please join us in welcoming our newest CPS staff members to the GW community!
Dr. Lara Brown

Book Review: Dr. Lara Brown’s latest book

December 13, 2021
The academic journal, Presidential Studies Quarterly, published a positive review of Dr. Brown’s latest book - Amateur Hour: Presidential Character and the Question of Leadership (Routledge, 2020).

CPS Adds Product Management to Its List of Boot Camps

December 13, 2021
Since 2017 CPS has been offering short-term non-credit boot camps in a variety of subject matters in collaboration with 2U/edX. The latest addition to the list is the Product Management Boot Camp which will be launched on March 31, 2022.
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CPS Staff Recognized for Reaching Career Milestones

December 11, 2021
Earlier this month the University recognized long-serving staff at a series of events held at the F Street House for achieving employment milestones of 5, 10, 15, 20 or more years of service.
Jim Robinson

Achieving True Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity in Our Lifetime

December 09, 2021
“There has been a lot of consideration given recently to the issues and concerns regarding diversity, inclusion, and systemic racism,” wrote Jim Robinson, the Executive Director of The George Washington University Center for Excellence in Public Leadership (GW-CEPL).

Join the GW Publishing Book Club

December 06, 2021
The M.P.S. in Publishing program at George Washington University is launching the GW Publishing Book Club, a space where publishing students, alumni, faculty, and publishing community members will read and discuss titles on the history of the book, the history of publishing, and similar topics.