Expert Faculty

Geography professors Marie Price and Lisa Benton-Short recently published Migrants to the Metropolis: The Rise of Immigrant Gateway Cities, a collection of 13 essays examining urban migration worldwide.


Top-notch Technology

GW’s spatial analysis laboratory includes 12 networked computers featuring the latest in GIS and remote sensing software.

Semesters Abroad

Through partnerships with universities in France and French-speaking countries, the program prepares students for what many consider a highlight of their college education: a semester or year of study abroad.

Visiting Artists

The Visiting Artist and Scholar Program provides students with opportunities to interact with innovative creators and thinkers from across the country. Recent visitors include Mungo Thomson, Kerry Tribe, Joan Kee, Anne Wagner, Meredith Martin and Walead Beshty.

Visiting Experts

Film studies’ faculty and students work together to bring world-renowned filmmakers to campus. Industry giants Sydney Pollack and Bertrand Tavernier as well as French filmmaker Jacques Richard have visited GW.