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Triple Alumnus Receives Education Administrators Grant

John L. Cox, CCAS BA ’84, TSPPPA MPA ’86, GSEHD EdD ’10, was recipient of the 2014 Fulbright-Nehru International Education Administrators Grant.  A primary focus of this award involved meeting government and higher education officials to discuss collaborating in India’s plan to pilot 200 community colleges.   Dr. Cox is president of Cape Cod Community College,

Alumni Remember JFK Through Lecture, Tour of Newseum

As we mark the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy assassination, we’re featuring an article from Karen Norris, GSEHD BA ’72, who attended “GW Culture Buffs at The Newseum” earlier this month.  The event centered around The Newseum’s  “Assassination of JFK and Kennedy Family History” exhibit. Read on to hear what Norris learned at this dynamic

Alumni Attend Veterans Memorial Park Dedication

On Nov. 11, to commemorate Veterans Day, many GW alumni were on the Foggy Bottom campus to attend a dedication ceremony for the renovated and relocated Veterans Memorial Park. Formerly located by the intersections of 22nd and G Streets NW, Veterans Memorial Park is now in front of the Gelman Library entrance at Kogan Plaza.

Alumnus Named to NY Super Lawyers 2013

Gregg Berman, CCAS BA ’84, LAW JD ’87, has been selected for inclusion in New York Super Lawyers® 2013. Berman is an attorney at Thompson & Knight LLP, a full-service firm providing legal solutions to public and private companies, governments, and individuals in all areas. Berman is one of seven attorneys at Thompson & Knight

Alumnus Elected Board Chair at NVCC

Jerome T. Barrett, GSEHD EdD ’84, was elected 2013-14 board chair of the Northern Virginia Community College (NVCC) board for the 2013-14 school year. NVCC is the largest institution of higher education in Virginia, and the largest community college in the US, with six campuses and three centers in Northern Virginia. Barret has been a

GWAA Board Welcomes School Reps

In addition to a new president and members-at-large, the GW Alumni Association (GWAA) also recently welcomed school representatives to the Board of Directors. School representatives are appointed by the dean of their GW school, and represent that school or college on the GWAA Board. There is one representative from each school or college on the

CCAS/LAW Alumnus Named First Asian-American Judge in Virginia

John Tran, CCAS BA ’81, LAW JD ’84 has been appointed to the Fairfax Circuit Court Bench. Tran is the first Asian-American full-time judge to sit on a court of record in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Tran is a partner in the firm of DiMuroGinsberg, P.C. in Alexandria, VA.  The firm practices in the state and