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Making History: The Campaign for GW Surpasses $1 Billion Goal

May 19, 2017

George Washington University Board of Trustees Chair Nelson Carbonell and President Steven Knapp announced Friday at the Senior Class Toast that Making History: The Campaign for GW has surpassed its $1 billion fundraising goal more than a year ahead of schedule. Thanks a billion to all Elliott School donors!

An Evening Discussion with Associate Dean Harris Mylonas and ESIA Alumni in Beijing

April 29, 2017

Several Elliott School alumni who live and work in Beijing met with Associate Dean for Research, Harris Mylonas on April 29th. They discussed life after graduation, current affairs and the various ways that they can keep in touch with the Elliott School.

Anne C. Richard to Deliver the Graduate Address to the Elliott School Class of 2017

March 13, 2017

Former Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration, Anne C. Richard, will deliver the graduation address to Elliott School of International Affairs class of 2017.

A story to tell: revealing the narrative of American Muslims

March 07, 2017

An unexpected turn led Hena Khan (M.A.’97) from her career as international development consultant to successful children’s author. Khan says she recognized the work she enjoyed the most had a strong writing component, but never dreamed of becoming a published author.

A Weekend at WAMUNC: 19 Years of Model UN Excellence

March 07, 2017

More than 1,300 high school students came together recently to exercise their diplomatic skills and knowledge of international affairs at the Washington Area Model United Nations Conference (WAMUNC). Now in its 19th year, WAMUNC is hosted and run entirely by the International Affairs Society (IAS), the largest non-partisan student organization at GW. The majority of WAMUNC staff are Elliott School students.