Rebecca Brink

GW seniors pack bags for Peace Corps

Two GW seniors will visit the former Soviet Union after graduation this spring as volunteers with the Peace Corps. Melissa Doherty and Minal Amin will teach English, joining more than 500 GW alumni who have served in the organization. Doherty is receiving a degree from the Elliott School of International Affairs with a concentration in […]

Goodwin shares two great loves

In an anecdote-filled lecture, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and educator Doris Kearns Goodwin spoke of her two loves – baseball and history. Goodwin, who has written biographies of Lyndon Johnson, the Fitzgeralds, the Kennedys and Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, spoke Tuesday to about 150 people in the Marvin Center Ballroom as part of the GW Laureate […]