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GW Community Reaches out for MLK Jr. Day of Service

January 16, 2018

Hundreds of volunteers complete service projects with area nonprofits, D.C. public schools and others.

Welcome Back! A New Year's Message from the Dean

January 01, 2018

A new year brings new hope for better opportunities, better grades, and new possibilities to bring about a world with peace and prosperity to all. In the spirit of the new year, my best wishes for a happy, healthy 2018!

Professor Hugh Gusterson wins 2017 Chicago-Kent College of Law/Roy C. Palmer Civil Liberties Prize

December 15, 2017

Established in 2007 by Chicago-Kent alumnus Roy C. Palmer and his wife, Susan M. Palmer, the Palmer Prize honors exemplary works of scholarship exploring the tension between civil liberties and national security in contemporary American society. Professor Gusterson will present his book at Chicago-Kent next year.

Small Foundation Powers Big Change

December 11, 2017

“Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country,” said former President John F. Kennedy in his inaugural speech nearly 60 years ago.

Peace Institute Initiates Mentorship Program with Elliott School

November 30, 2017

The US Institute of Peace (USIP) selected five GW students, four from the Elliott School, to participate in a novel, yea

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2017 State of the School

October 05, 2017

In the second annual State of the School address, Dean Reuben E.