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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.

Dee Kelly, Sr., J.D. '54

$1.25 million gift from Dee J Kelly Foundation boosts GW Law

July 19, 2017
The university will rename the Law School Learning Center (LLC) the Dee J. Kelly Law Learning Center after the distinguished alumnus, who was a prominent Texas lawyer, and behind-the-scenes figure in Texas politics.

Communicating for Good

July 05, 2017
“When I decided I wanted to pursue a career in politics…my family suggested that if I was going to do this, I should do it right, and learn from the best, at the source: at GW in D.C.” -Joseph Kast, GSPM '15, Lane Graduate Scholarship in Political Management
Moshe Pasternak, CCAS '17

Testimonial: Moshe Pasternak, CCAS '17

June 15, 2017
Bolstering his political science degree with a range of internship experience, Moshe (Mo) Pasternak has made the most of the opportunities afforded to him by a GW scholarship.
Claudia Ojeda, LAW '18

Testimonial: Claudia Ojeda LAW '18

June 15, 2017

Claudia Ojeda has volunteered for Habitat for Humanity since high school because she believes “home is at the center of everything.”

Dr. Noah Feldman

Law Professor Stresses Civility, Integrity: ‘It’s the Right Thing to Do’

February 17, 2017
The message of the annual Richard W. Blackburn Endowed Lecture on Civility and Integrity seemed more apt than ever Thursday as Noah Feldman, a Harvard Law School professor, made his case for how important those two qualities are.