Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., encouraged graduates to see failure as a call to action to serve their communities on both a local and national level during her Commencement address Sunday.
Former SA President Erika Feinman presented the Board with a list of recommendations detailing how to add a student to the University’s highest governing body.
The University will expand its undergraduate financial aid pool by about 8 percent next fiscal year, the highest one-year increase since 2011.
The announcement marked the signature achievement of the University’s efforts to use donations to fund campus projects. But even as the milestone passed, officials said there were still areas of the University that had not been fully explored as sources of donations.
The Board voted to approve the budget for the next fiscal year on Friday, with less funding for large constructions projects and more for financial aid.
Officials are convening a faculty task force to focus on raising retention rates and keeping students at GW.
Community leaders said Knapp was receptive to neighbors’ concerns about off-campus student noise and GW’s expansion in Foggy Bottom.
Ed Martin, the deputy chief information officer in the Division of Information Technology, said the center would close to focus more on mobile support.
After a more-than-40-year career teaching students about the philosophy of war and peace, Robert Churchill plans to retire this summer.
Rabbi Yoni Kaiser-Blueth, who has served as executive director of GW Hillel for seven years, will move to Buenos Aires, Argentina in July.
The position would prevent loan service companies from taking advantage of borrowers unfamiliar with the repayment process.
The owner of Beef’n Bread and Wiseguy Pizza reported, and the case was referred to the Metropolitan Police Department.
Students say Knapp and his wife, Diane, led a University-wide shift toward renewable energy and environmental education.
Preparing for a D.C. summer means staking out shady spots, cranking up the air conditioner and most importantly – finding a pool to cool off in.
An alumna who dedicated a year to educating children in Gambia is now working to send three of her former students to college in the U.S.
When the country’s first pay-as-you-go squash facility opens Saturday, District residents will hit the courts and a GW alumna will be showing players the proper techniques.
A new aqua cycling studio atop a Dupont Circle hotel lets you work out, without sweating it out, in a refreshing rooftop pool.
Entertain your family, learn from alumni advice and read about how international students are giving back after graduation in our guide.
By initiating better understanding between domestic and international students through culture-related assignments, we can further strengthen our community.
Sometimes student advocacy can feel slow, but it is always worth the challenge when the end result is making improvements in the everyday lives of students.
Students should be on the lookout this summer and over the next year for developments on these three stories.
Students should stop making broad sweeping criticisms that can hurt the perception of Mental Health Services among the student body.
All students should be required to take a sociology course at some point in their college careers, regardless of whether they are majoring in the field.
All UW classes need to start incorporating more grammar and basics into their curricula to ensure future success in and outside the classroom.
Fourteen baseball seniors from head coach Gregg Ritchie’s first recruiting class entered GW as teammates and left with life-long friendships.
The Colonials defeated Saint Joseph’s 5–1 at Tucker Field for their last regular season game of the year.
During the 2016-17 year in GW sports, 10 of the 14 squads with win-loss records finished with more wins than losses.
The exodus continues as Smith becomes the fifth player to leave the program after last season.
In the first ceremony of Commencement week, graduating seniors from the baseball team received their degrees and were recognized for their work on and off the field.
U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth told graduates of the Class of 2017 to “be humble” on the National Mall for the annual Commencement ceremony Sunday.
Daybreaker D.C. hosted a rave at the Kennedy Center in collaboration with the “Sound Health: Music and the Mind” event series Friday.
Sako, who will speak at Commencement on the National Mall Sunday, hopes her speech will remind students to stay connected to the GW community.