Andrea Vittorio

University seeks enrollment chief

The University’s first enrollment management leader will develop a broad strategy for admissions and financial aid that will highlight GW’s climbing academic reputation while ensuring compliance with a city-imposed student population cap. Announced April 20 as part of a shuffling of roles across Student and Academic Support Services and the provost’s office, the post will […]

Campaign efforts target key voting blocs

When fewer than 100 ballots can mean the difference between a win and a loss, candidates for the Student Association’s top spots recognize the power of voting blocs. In the last five Student Association races, winning candidates have garnered support from key graduate student groups like the Student Bar Association, the College Republicans, the College […]

Donation to create Churchill archives

The University announced Thursday it received an $8 million donation – the largest gift so far this fiscal year – toward the creation of the first permanent home for the archives of a former British prime minister. The Chicago-based Churchill Centre will fund the first-ever library in the U.S. dedicated to preserving the legacy of […]

Graduate School of Political Management hires former congressman as leader

The Graduate School of Political Management has selected a former three-term congressman as its next leader, ending an 18-month search marked with debate. Mark Kennedy, a politician, businessman and academic, will take the helm of the program for applied politics Jan. 23 in the culmination of a drawn-out hunt that shook up the leadership surrounding […]

Greek leaders seek to address hazing trend

Administrators are doubling efforts to educate the growing Greek community about hazing after a higher-than-usual number of investigations has dogged the community over the last three years. The Center for Student Engagement intensified activities during National Hazing Prevention Week in September and held a symposium in October for the entire Greek community that laid out […]

Medical school hires top fundraiser from UMD

A chief fundraiser for the University of Maryland will assume a newly-combined post in the School of Medicine and Health Sciences designed to raise funds for the program as it settles into a reshuffled leadership structure for the overarching Medical Center. As associate dean for the School of Medicine and Health Sciences and associate vice […]