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SUP Students at Bay of Bengal in Bangladesh

Sustainable Urban Planning Students Learn About Climate Change in Bangladesh

April 24, 2018
What impact is climate change having on Bangladesh and why is this significant? Ten students from GW’s Sustainable Urban Planning (SUP) master’s degree program gathered first-hand observations to answer these questions during a ten-day, study abroad trip in February.
GSEHD Dean Michael Feuer speaks at the reception April 3 in honor of former dean Ali Eskandarian (right).

Saying Goodbye & Thank You to Former Dean Eskandarian

April 21, 2018
“We’ll miss you” was a sentiment echoed numerous times during the College’s farewell event for former Dean Ali Eskandarian. University leadership, faculty and staff from around the university gathered on April 3, 2018, to send him off in style and wish him success with all things that follow his successful tenure with GW.
Andrea Armas with local partner in Ecuador

CPS Student Reaches Final Round in the GW New Venture Competition

April 21, 2018

She dreams of using her startup business to boost the local economy and reduce violence against women in her native Ecuador.

Nancy Cleary, GW Publishing master's student

Publishing Student’s Indie Company Releases Book by Blind Author

April 20, 2018
“I will never look at anything the same again,” wrote Nancy Cleary, a master’s degree candidate in GW’s Publishing program, after reviewing the pitch her indie publishing company received for a young-adult novel written by a blind author.
NAPLP students wtih Native laywer and playwright Mary Kathryn Nagle

NAPLP Students Learn from Native Lawyer & Playwright Mary Katherine Nagle

April 19, 2018
Students and faculty from AT&T’s Center for Indigenous Politics and Policy (CIPP) have crossed paths with the extraordinary Mary Katherine Nagle, a local lawyer and playwright, in multiple ways lately. They have learned from her unique legal expertise and been inspired by her Native American play, Sovereignty, which debuted at D.C.’s Arena Stage this winter.
Claudia West (left) and landscape architect, Liza Gilbert (right) during site visit to Dumbarton Oaks Park.

Re-imagining an Urban Woodland Garden: A Lens on Dumbarton Oaks Park

April 18, 2018
Dumbarton Oaks Park Conservancy & GW's Sustainable Landscapes Program recently sponsored an exciting two-day event featuring a lecture and hands-on tour of Dumbarton Oaks Park with nationally-known expert in ecological planting design, Claudia West, and landscape architect Liza Gilbert.
Headshot of Jasmine Wallace, African American alumna from the GW publishing program

What Is the Value of a Master’s In Publishing?

April 17, 2018
Jasmine Wallace, a GW alumna from the Master's in Publishing program, reflects on the value of a master's in publishing degree in response to an article in The Scholarly Kitchen.
GSPM director Lara Brown talks to 2 panelists at lecture

Reimagining Disruption Conference Seeks to Restore Civility in Politics

April 17, 2018
Prominent former politicians and speakers from business and industry explored the challenge of restoring civility and ethics to American politics in Reimagining Disruption, a two-day symposium created by the George Washington University Graduate School of Political Management (GSPM) in collaboration with the GW School of Business (GWSB).
2018 Best Online Colleges based on value - SR Education Group

GW’s Police & Security Studies Bachelor’s Degree Program Ranked Highest in Academic Strength for Online Bachelor’s in Law Enforcement

April 17, 2018
The Police & Security Studies (PSS) Bachelor’s Degree Completion was ranked #13 in the 2018 Best Online Colleges for a Bachelor's in Law Enforcement category by the SR Education Group, in their March 14, 2018 newly released report.
Ina Gjkondi, Director, Executive Education & Leadership Coaching Services, GW-CEPL, speaks at conference at the UN

CEPL’s Ina Gjkondi Speaks at Annual Power of Collaboration Global Summit at the UN

April 16, 2018
Ina Gjkondi, Director, Executive Education and Leadership Coaching Services at GW’s Center for Excellence in Public Leadership, was a panelist for the riveting session on "Technology and Innovative Solutions for the SDGs AI (Sustainable Development Goals and Artificial Intelligence), FinTech and Blockchain."
Chris Deering

Getting to Know Chris Deering: CPS Interim Dean

February 27, 2018
Christopher J. Deering was appointed Interim Dean of the College of Professional Studies, effective February 1, 2018, following the resignation of Dean Eskandarian. Chris, as he commonly goes by, is far from new to GW and has transitioned smoothly to his new role. Now that he is at the helm of the College we wanted to give our readers a chance to get to know him a little better.
Final student project presentation for bootcamp - 3 men

GW Coding Boot Camp Graduates Inspired to Continue Class Project

February 26, 2018
Sparks of passion for coding and entrepreneurship led two recent students to the GW Coding Boot Camp. They quickly bonded as team members for a class project and following graduation they continued to use their newly acquired skills to work together on an entrepreneurial dream.
UK fake news committee hearing

GW Hosts British Parliament Hearings on Fake News

February 25, 2018
The UK Parliament reached out to the Graduate School of Political Management (GSPM) for help with an unprecedented hearing as part of its investigation on fake news. GSPM and the School of Media and Public Affairs hosted the public evidence session for the Parliament committee on February 8 at GW’s Marvin Center. The committee heard testimony from executives from Twitter, Google, Facebook, YouTube, CNN, The New York Times and other media enterprises.
"George Washington" talks about leadership during CEPL's Senior Leader Program

Upcoming Programs Offered by the Center for Excellence in Public Leadership

February 24, 2018
A two-day Emerging Leaders Workshop for new managers, or those planning to move into management, is being offered this spring by the Center for Excellence in Public Leadership (CEPL). This program, as well as a Certification Program in Enterprise Risk Management for the Public Sector and a Women Lead with Powerful Conversations program are highlights of upcoming CEPL programs.
Ali Eskandarian

Ali Eskandarian Announces Resignation from Academic Leadership

January 03, 2018
Ali Eskandarian, who has served for nearly seven years as dean of the College of Professional Studies (CPS) and Virginia Science and Technology Campus (VSTC), has announced his resignation from academic leadership, effective Jan. 31. 

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