GW Alumni Blog Archive

Browse past blog articles in our archives.


Roger-Mark De Souza

Alumnus Seeks to Make a Difference in the World Through Sustainable Markets

We recently caught up with Roger-Mark De Souza, MA '95, to learn how GW and the Elliott School influenced his career.

The George Washington University

Six New Members Join GWAA Executive Committee

They will work with 14 other members to help strengthen and promote an invested alumni community.

Christina Hawatmeh

Alumna’s New Book Shines a Light on the Global Pandemic Experience Through Photos

Over 25,000 businesses use Scopio to purchase images and hire global artists to commission illustration, photography and 3D graphics.

GWAA President Will Alexander with his wife, Jennifer Alexander, B.A. '05, M.D. '10, and their children Jackson, 3 and Jameson,

Introducing GWAA President Will Alexander, BS ’04, MBA ‘06

The former Presidential Administrative Fellow, cheerleader and part-time “bleacher creature” took office July 1.

Anthony Shop

GWSB Alumnus Believes in Letting People be Themselves

Anthony Shop, MBA ’11, is the co-founder of the top LGTBQ-owned firm in the United States.

Allison Cameron

Open Doors: Allison Cameron, BS ’22

“There’s so many things I know I wouldn’t have been able to do if not for financial aid,” Cameron said.

GW alumni Liam Paup, left, and Calvin DeWitt. (Contributed photos)

GW Alumni among First Peace Corps Volunteers to Return to Overseas Service

Liam Paup, BA ’20, and Calvin DeWitt, BS ’21, left for their missions earlier this month.

Cynthia Patton was able to attend law school at GW with financial aid.

Open Doors: Cynthia Patton, JD '86

Now general counsel at Verily and a regular GW donor, alumna says the impact of aid on her own life reminds her to give back to others.

Jeffrey Akman (r) and Steven Mazzola.

Former SMHS Dean Jeffrey Akman, MD ’81, RESD ’85, Makes $3.5 Million Bequest to Fund Student Research

Akman Innovation Fund awards “venture capital” grants to inaugural cohort.

Class of 2022 is welcomed to the GW Alumni Association. (Photos by Dave Scavone)

Class of 2022 Raises High at Senior Class Toast

This year’s graduates were welcomed into the GW Alumni Association.

Dana Bash and Charles “Chuck” Todd

Political Journalists Dana Bash, Chuck Todd to Receive Honorary Degrees

Dana Bash, BA ’93, and Charles “Chuck” Todd, ATT '90 to ’94, will both receive an honorary Doctor of Public Service.

2022 GWBAA Impact Awards winners, from left: Dominic Hawkins, Heather Howard, Moniah Dailey and Ayana Thomas

GW Black Alumni Gather for Annual Reunion and Awards Ceremony

The GW Black Alumni Association recognized alumni for their contributions to GW and their communities.

Josh Lasky, director of the GW Office of Sustainability

GW Alumnus Named Office of Sustainability Director

Josh Lasky, BA ‘07, MPA ‘09, is focused on engaging and aligning the university community to fulfill GW’s ambitious sustainability commitments.

Alumnus Adam Goldstein is working as a trauma surgeon in the Ukraine. (Photo courtesy of Adam Goldstein)

GW Alumnus Travels to Ukraine to Help the Neediest

Adam Goldstein, BA ’04, is working as a trauma surgeon at a makeshift hospital in the Eastern European country.