GW Alumni Blog

Stories from Our Community

GW alumni are change makers, creators, and leaders in virtually every industry. Through their stories, we see the transformative impact of a GW education.

 


Barbie Hunley hangs loose in Hawaii as she completes her goal of visiting all 50 states by age 30. (edited)

GW Alumni in Focus: Barbie Hunley, BBA '10

Alumna Barbie Hunley, BBA ‘10, has always been a team player. From her time as the head manager of GW Women’s Basketball to now serving on the delivery team at
Ban Shoukeir

Alumni Feature: Ban Shoukeir, BS ‘22

We recently connected with recent alumna, Ban Shoukeir, BS ‘22, to learn about her journey at GW Engineering.
Nick DiMichele

From the Army to GW to the Pentagon

Nick DiMichele, MIPP '21, applies his military experience and GW studies towards the prestigious John S. McCain Strategic Defense Fellowship.
Kogan Plaza

In Memoriam: Bart Kogan, BBA ’69, MAE ‘70

Kogan Plaza is named for the alumnus who also served on the School of Business’ Board of Advisors.
Alumna Danielle Santoro has covered some of the sporting world’s main events. She reported on the University of Tennessee’s men’s basketball team during the 2019 NCAA March Madness tournament.

Alumna Scores in Sports Journalism

With the help of a scholarship and faculty mentors like SMPA’s Steve Roberts, Danielle Santoro, BA ’05, became an award-winning sports journalist.

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GW Alumni in Focus

Whether it’s volunteering in their communities, running for office, or excelling at professional endeavors, GW alumni are carving their own paths and building a greater world.

GW Alumni in Focus: Barbie Hunley, BBA '10

November 18, 2022

Alumna Barbie Hunley, BBA ‘10, has always been a team player. From her time as the head manager of GW Women’s Basketball to now serving on the delivery team at

GW Alumni in Focus: Dr. Monica P. Band

July 20, 2022

Dr. Monica P. Band, MA ’13, is on a mission to destigmatize mental health care and spread the message that “self-care is collective care.”

GW Alumni in Focus: Steven Kelly

March 5, 2022

Steven Kelly, BA ‘18, is taking his skills and knowledge from SMPA to Vice President Kamala Harris' office.