Students should be on the lookout this summer and over the next year for developments on these three stories.
Community leaders said Knapp was receptive to neighbors’ concerns about off-campus student noise and GW’s expansion in Foggy Bottom.
The University will expand its undergraduate financial aid pool by about 8 percent next fiscal year, the highest one-year increase since 2011.
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.
Nelson Carbonell, the chairman of the Board, recognized Knapp in a resolution that listed Knapp’s accomplishments as University president.
Officials and faculty said the University will lose a methodical and subdued leader who made progress on many of the biggest goals on his agenda.
University President Steven Knapp released a statement Friday condemning recent racist incidents at American University and the University of Maryland, College Park.
The University is one of 31 colleges and universities in the U.S. to jointly file an amicus brief opposing President Donald Trump’s immigration executive order.
Family, University President Steven Knapp, Director of Admissions Costas Solomou and the Colonial mascot surprised 10 D.C. high school students with full rides to GW during class on Wednesday.
Marty Baron of The Washington Post and Lt. Gen. Nadja West will receive honorary degrees of doctor of public service at the ceremony, as will Commencement speaker Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill.