GW AOSA 2015_featured

Six Graduates Honored with 2015 Alumni Outstanding Service Awards

When he first started thinking about college, Ken Chaletzky received a piece of advice from his father. “He told me not to plan on living at home—that 50 percent of what I would learn would come from the classroom, the other 50 percent would come from being on my own,” Mr. Chaletzky, GWSB BBA ’71,



Get ZOOMed!

Three innovative GW alumnae are on track to make their own distinctive mark on the conceptual world of virtual interiordesign and décor. Beatrice Fischel-Bock, CCAS BA ’13, Madeline Fraser, CCAS BA ’14, and Elizabeth (Lizzie) Grover, CCAS BA ’14, are the founders of ZOOM Interiors, an online design service geared toward working professionals and other


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GW Poet Carves Her Way With Words

At eight years old, Elizabeth Acevedo, BA ’10, had written her first poem describing the unanswered questions of the universe: why dolphins were peaceful and humans were not. She knew then as a first grader that she could make sense of the world through writing and performing. “Poetry for me was inspired from a need


Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, CCAS BA '85, headlined the sixth Wall Street Symposium at Lincoln Center.

Eric Cantor, CCAS BA ’85, Headlines GW’s Wall Street Symposium

Former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, CCAS BA ’85, would prefer not to talk about the television series House of Cards. But almost all other topics were on the table at the sixth annual Wall Street Symposium on April 22, where Mr. Cantor spoke with Tara Rosenblum, SMPA BA ’00, Emmy Award-winning reporter and anchor



More 2015 Alumni Valentines!

  Happy Valentine’s Day! Earlier this month we introduced you to five couples who met at or because of GW. Today, meet two more couples who were inspired to share their GW love stories. ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥     Thanks to all the couples who shared their stories with us this year, and Happy Valentine’s Day to all!


SEAS Alum: ‘Predictive Analytics is the Future’

Anasse Bari, SEAS MS ’10, CERT ’12, PhD ’12, a visiting professor in GW’s School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS), is making a name for himself in the field of predictive analytics (PA); he recently co-authored the book Predictive Analytics for Dummies. Bari’s research focuses on predictive analytics with applications on social networks analytics,