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


Kate Heath

Alumna Returns to GW as New Director of Student Entrepreneurship

Kate Heath, MBA ’10, brings a wealth of global experience from both the public and private sectors, from Capitol Hill and NATO to Facebook, Walmart and Boeing.

Bill Adams

Around the World: TSPPPA’s Adams Completes “Mind-Expanding” Journey

Professor Bill Adams, PhD ’77, recently joined an ultra-exclusive club as a visitor to all 196 nations on earth.

Edward “Skip” Gnehm Jr.

GW Elliott to Honor Retiring Professor Edward “Skip” Gnehm, BA '66, MA '68

Over the next few months, we look forward to celebrating Gnehm’s many accomplishments with the GW and Elliott communities.

Mikaela Yuchen Wang, BA ‘19, has a degree in international affairs with a concentration in international economics from the El

GW Alumna Named Schwarzman Scholar

Mikaela Yuchen Wang, BA ‘19, will study the financing side of sustainable development at Tsinghua University in Beijing.

Andre Douglas (Photo: NASA)

GW Alumnus Named NASA Astronaut Candidate

Andre Douglas, PhD ‘21, sharpened his research skills studying systems engineering at the GW School of Engineering and Applied Science.

Highlights from GW's Bicentennial Celebration

Kogan Plaza was lit up for Bicentennial Bash on Saturday night. (Harrison Jones/ GW Today)

GW Celebrates the Culmination of Its Bicentennial Anniversary

Events throughout the Centuries Celebration Weekend connected the university’s past, present and future.

Read more in GW Today
GW Law alumni Ashlyn (l) and Shayne Roberts applied together to the school, worked on the same Moot Court team and married.

Classes of 2020 and 2021 Graduates Share Their Favorite GW Memories

The recent alumni talked about making long-term friendships, caring faculty, overseas studies and, in at least one case, finding a life partner.

Read their reflections
Decades Alumni Reception

Centuries Celebration Weekend Highlights

At the close of GW's Bicentennial Celebration, alumni from across the decades returned to campus during Our Moment, Our Momentum: The GW Centuries Celebration Weekend.

Explore the highlights


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