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Colonial Love: Erik & Katie

  Thanks to Erik Martino, GWSB BA ’12, and Katie Ogden, GWSPH BS ’13, for sharing their story! On October 15, 2010, Erik Martino shared some interesting news with his roommate. Apparently, he had met his future wife the night before at The Lux Lounge, a popular GW hangout. Little did he know, Katie Ogden also

Colonial Love Q & A: Les & Kathy

  Thanks to Leslie Megyeri, GWSB MBA ’80, CCAS BA ’63, and Kathy Megyeri, CCAS MA ’82, GSEHD MA ’69, for sharing their story! Where did you meet on campus? I met my future husband in Professor Hennigan’s speech class in the basement of Lisner Auditorium during the summer of 1963. I thought then that I

Thomas LeBlanc Named 17th President of the George Washington University

Nelson Carbonell sent this note to the GW alumni community on Friday, January 6, 2017: I am excited to share with you that Thomas J. LeBlanc has been elected the 17th President of the George Washington University. Dr. LeBlanc is currently executive vice president and provost of the University of Miami. We are looking forward to

Alumni Weekend

Colonials Come Back to Campus

Graduates returned to GW for Alumni Weekend, remembering their time in college and making new memories on campus. Dorothy Robinson, B.A. ’01, attended some Alumni Weekend events with old friends she has stayed in touch with long after graduation. College classes and homework have changed a lot in the 15 years since she graduated, she

2016 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award

What the Six Recipients of the Alumni Achievement Award Have to Say about Their Time at GW

President of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, surgeon general of the United States Army among those honored at Alumni Weekend kickoff event. The university honored the accomplishments of six of its alumni at the 80th annual Alumni Achievement Awards on Thursday, kicking off a four-day Alumni Weekend celebration. George Washington President Steven Knapp said in

80 years of distinguished alumni

80 Years of Distinguished GW Alumni

In celebration of 80 years of GW’s Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards, four past recipients reminisce on their time at GW and the opportunities that led to their future professional successes. Learn more about the awards at

Six Alumni Inducted into GW Engineering Hall of Fame

The School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS) inducted six alumni into its Hall of Fame Thursday evening. The new members join 60 others who have been so honored since 2006, when the program was established to celebrate those who have made significant strides in engineering, technology, management or public service. SEAS Dean David S.