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Char Beales, B.A. ’73

$3.2 Million Bequest Will Fund Professorship of Accountability in Journalism

October 12, 2016
In an effort to ensure accountability and accuracy are not left behind in the changing landscape of journalism, Ms. Beales and her husband, Howard Beales, professor and chair of the Department of Strategic Management and Public Policy in the GW School of Business, have pledged $3.2 million to the GW School of Media and Public Affairs to fund an endowed professorship.