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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.

Howard Tischler, MS ’80, and Aleksandra Desansky, SEAS ’18

High (Tech) Touch

November 28, 2016

When tragedy strikes, people are often inspired to develop solutions that prevent others from suffering the same fate.

Jordan Williams

Student Spotlight: Jordan Williams, SEAS ’17

November 22, 2016

Jordan Williams chose GW because the school gave him the platform to be his whole self, a “science nerd by day, aspiring jazz musician by night.”

AT&T Names GW Center for Indigenous Politics and Policy

November 22, 2016
With its location in the heart of the nation’s cap­ital, the George Washington University offers unpar­alleled opportunities for students and faculty to drive change.
Juan Carlos Torres, SON ’17

A Healthy Investment

November 21, 2016

The first recipients of an endowed nursing scholarship share their stories and future plans.

From left to right: Steven Knapp, James Foster, Oliver Carr, Forrest Maltzman, Reuben Brigety II. (William Atkins/GW Today)

James Foster Installed as Oliver T. Carr, Jr. Professor in International Affairs

November 02, 2016
James Foster was installed as the Oliver T. Carr, Jr. Professor in International Affairs, named for the former Board of Trustees chair and distinguished entrepreneur.
Steve Knapp and Churchill donors

Churchill Library and Center Opens at GW

November 02, 2016

Washington, D.C., gained its first research center dedicated to Winston Churchill with the opening of the National Churchill Library and Center (NCLC) at the George Washington University this weeke