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A Centennial Colonial

At 100, alumnus Wilbur Garrett, BS ’36 reflects on his time at GW. A young Wilbur Garrett, BS ’36, chose to attend the George Washington University for many of the same reasons other Colonials have over the years: its reputation for academic excellence and its location in the nation’s capital, which just happened to be



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 Alumna to Appear on Jeopardy!

Allison Solomon, MA ESIA ’11, has always had a knack for trivia, and this August, Allison had her chance at the ultimate trivia competition, Jeopardy! The application process for the famous game show is competitive to say the least; this past January, Allison joined over 100,000 hopefuls in the nationwide online Jeopardy! exam, her third


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From DC to London, Alumnus’ Dedication to Local Politics

During his time in Foggy Bottom, Joel Davidson, MBA ‘11, knew he had to be different than many of the “top down” politicians in Washington. Hailing from England, Joel became interested in DC politics during his time at GW. He began to focus on the politics within the boundaries of the District, which was rather



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,