The weekend will include events like alumni receptions, campus tours and open houses for GW’s various schools across campus.
Officials said students will be able to bring up to four guests to the ceremony on the National Mall.
Lonnie Bunch, the secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, delivered the University’s first virtual commencement address.
Unlike last year, GW is the only university in D.C. area that isn’t planning on holding some form of an in-person ceremony this May.
Lonnie Bunch, the secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, will be this year’s commencement speaker, officials announced Monday.
Historian and former faculty member Lonnie Bunch will become the first African American secretary of the Smithsonian Institute next month.
Tuesday’s 16th annual Jackie Robinson Night paid tribute to the groundbreaking second baseman and honored Lonnie Bunch, this year’s recipients of the Jackie Robinson Society Community Recognition Award.