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Alumni

Elliott School alumni span the globe, contributing their skills and knowledge to a wide array of industries and professions. Our alumni engagement efforts are tailored to meet Elliott alumni where they live and work – from DC to Dubai, from the federal government to the corporate sector, and everywhere in between. The alumni connection to the Elliott School doesn’t end with graduation. Our alumni are members of a lifelong and worldwide Elliott community.

Check out our alumni resources below. For all other inquiries, please contact Elaine Garbe, Senior Associate Director for Elliott School Alumni Programs, at [email protected]. And stay connected with Elliott alumni through our Facebook and LinkedIn groups.

 


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More than 25,000 Elliott School Alumni

 

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Over 113 Countries Represented

 


Priorities

 

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Upcoming Events

February 5

Middle East Studies Networking Reception (DC)

February 18

Elliott School Networking Evening with Sigma Iota Rho (DC)

 

 


Alumni News

Kelsey Oliver in Mali

Alumna working to improve family health in Mali

Kelsey Oliver, BA '19, concentrated in global public health and security policy. Now, she’s living with a host family just outside Mali’s capital city, Bamako, and working as a health systems fellow with an organization called Muso Health.

Danya Sherman

Alumna named to Forbes 30 Under 30

Danya Sherman, BA '19, has been recognized as part of the prestigious Forbes 30 Under 30 list for Social Entrepreneurs. Danya is also the founder and CEO of KnoNap, a company that she founded while taking courses here at GW

Ojani-Pierre Walthrust

Elliott Senior named a Pickering Fellow

Ojani-Pierre Walthrust, BA '20, was awarded a 2020 Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship. Upon completing a two-year graduate program and two internships, Walthrust will become a U.S. Foreign Service Officer. 


Get Involved 

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Whether you are looking to engage with fellow alumni, connect with students, or volunteer with Colonials in your community, we have an opportunity for you!

  • Host undergraduate students for dinner and share your career advice.
  • Help recruit the next generation of students.
  • Join a regional alumni network and meet fellow alumni in your area.
  • Participate in an alumni career panel and share your career expertise.
  • Join a reunion committee and reconnect with your friends.

Volunteer

 

 

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