GW Ranked one of the Best Colleges for Student Voting

Washington Monthly ranked GW one of America’s best colleges for voting. The rankings were decided based on a variety of metrics-one of places that GW scored well was that the institution encourages students to vote. You can see the full article (as well as the other civically active and not-so active universities here: https://washingtonmonthly.com/magazine/september-october-2018/americas-best-colleges-for-student-voting/)

Storytelling as Scholarship: Exploring Digital Stories, PhotoVoice and Other Methods

The 2019 Nashman Faculty Learning Communities (FLC) are forming now. These small inter-disciplinary/inter-professional groups meet monthly for one year to discuss and learn collectively about their topic of interest. All GW faculty and administrators are welcome. Click here for information about other FLC's forming for 2019.

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Faculty Learning Community: Community-Engaged Scholarship in Online Courses

The 2019 Nashman Faculty Learning Communities (FLC) are forming now. These small inter-disciplinary/inter-professional groups meet monthly for one year to discuss and learn collectively about their topic of interest. All GW faculty and administrators are welcome. Click here for information about other FLC's forming for 2019.

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Faculty Learning Community: Community Engagement and the Arts

The 2019 Nashman Faculty Learning Communities (FLC) are forming now. These small inter-disciplinary/inter-professional groups meet monthly for one year to discuss and learn collectively about their topic of interest. All GW faculty and administrators are welcome. Click here for information about other FLC's forming for 2019.

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GW Diversity Summit Nov 1 & 2: Register Now!

The Office for Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement presents the 4th Annual Diversity Summit: Embracing Diversity and Inclusion at GW!

Join us for workshops, lectures, panels, and poster presentations on a variety of diversity-related topics, including race and racism, bias, sexuality and gender, and religion, faith, spirituality, and beliefs, and more.

For more information and to register, click here.

Rodham Institute Resilience Screening

The Rodham Institute is pleased to host its 9th DC Community Health Connect! 

For this event, they are pleased to host a private screening of the film Resilience, a documentary on the critical link between adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and chronic illness in adulthood. The film also explores the movement determined to fight against the lasting impact of ACEs. 

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Service Opportunities for Students: Community Engagement via the Arts

ArtReach is a partnership between GW and THEARC (http://www.thearcdc.org), an arts, education, and recreation campus in DC’s Ward 8. ArtReach is a great opportunity for GW faculty, students, and alumni to partner in our own DC community through arts. The ArtReach program is always open to new initiatives with GW faculty and students, but are particularly seeking student volunteer support at this time. We need your help.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service and Leadership

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service and Leadership will be taking place on Monday, January 21st, 2019 from 11:00am to 3:00pm! As part of the GW celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members are invited to participate in a day of service, leadership development, and interfaith dialogue. MLK Day of Service and Leadership is sponsored by the Honey W. Nashman Center for Civic Engagement & Public Service, with support from the Multicultural Services Center and the Office for Diversity, Equity, and Community Engagement. Last year, over 1,000 students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members gathered for the opening program with keynote speakers and headed to service sites both on- and off-campus as well as leadership workshops. 

  • 10:00am-11am: Check-in - Marvin Center Grant Ballroom (800 21st Street NW)

  • 11:00am: Opening Program & Keynote Speaker - Lisner Auditorium (730 21st St NW)

  • 11:45am: Dismissals and Lunch (On-Campus: Marvin Center Continental Ballroom; Off-Campus: Kogan Plaza)

  • 12:30pm-3:00pm: Off-Campus Service 12:30pm-1:45pm: On-Campus Block-One (Workshop OR Mobile Project)

  • 1:45pm-3:00pm: On-Campus Block-Two (Workshop OR Mobile Project)

  • 3:00pm: Service Ends

For groups that register soon, we will be able to ensure that your group is assigned to serve together at the same community site. Departments are welcome to serve together, and faculty are welcome to bring their families.