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Every gift, every year helps GW students reach their potential in the classroom, and in life.  The stories below reflect the impact of philanthropy on our GW community.

Affording Real-World Opportunities

August 12, 2014

How people interpret art, what they are feeling when they view it, and how they move through a collection—these are just some of the questions that fascinate Bryan Hilley.

Taking GW to the top: Jerry Tinianow, BA ’77, JD ’80, wears his GW pride at the summit of Mt. Evans with his wife, Sharon.

Testimonial: Jerry Tinianow, BA '77, JD '80

August 01, 2014

“GW is for the self-directed student; the student who knows what he or she wants and is willing to take responsibility for getting it,” says Jerry Tinianow, BA ’77, JD ’80.

$5M Gift Enhances Career Services

May 19, 2014

Career services at the George Washington University are getting a major boost thanks to a gift from GW Board of Trustees member Mark R. Shenkman, MBA ’67, and his wife, Rosalind.

Nelson Carbonell

$2.5 M Gift to Fund Inaugural Director of Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders Initiative

May 10, 2014
The Nelson A. and Michele Carbonell Family Foundation announced Monday that it will be making a gift of $2.5 million to the university, which will provide an endowment for a professor who will serve as the inaugural director of the Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders (AND) Initiative at GW.
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CSI: GW

May 07, 2014

The George Washington University and American multinational technology corporation PerkinElmer, Inc.