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Students dance for children’s charity

About 50 GW students danced until dawn Friday night to raise more than $8,000 for the Children’s Miracle Network at the first GW Dance Marathon. The music genre rotated each hour during the marathon to include dance, hip-hop, techno, karaoke, and ’70s and ’80s hours. The GW Dance Marathon Overall Committee hired disc jockeys and […]

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Students Volunteer for Weekend of Service

GW students cleaned up the Shaw neighborhood, dedicated a mural at a library and built a community garden this weekend to commemorate the 13th annual National Youth Service Day. Neighbor’s Project Corps members ran five citywide events to benefit young and old residents throughout the weekend. “Nationally service is falling, but at GW service is […]

Michael discusses Jackie Robinson

Local NBC sports broadcaster George Michael described the impact legendary Hall of Fame baseball player Jackie Robinson had on racial equality at the Media and Public Affairs building Tuesday night as the featured speaker at an event sponsored by GW’s Jackie Robinson Society. “Martin Luther King, Jr. did wonderful things, but Jackie Robinson changed the […]

CRs shoot for gun safety

Members of the GW College Republicans rose at dawn Saturday to learn about gun safety and shoot a few rounds at the National Rifle Association headquarters in Fairfax, Va. Following a brief course on gun safety, a certified NRA instructor escorted students onto a shooting range in groups of four to supervise them as they […]