Resolving Conflict

The peace studies program explores the causes of war and conflict, the various ways to achieve resolution and methods of preventing conflict.



The Organizational Sciences Fellows Program is a master’s degree program designed to include a highly integrated cohort student experience with cross-functional faculty.

Independent Projects

Every music major completes an independent capstone project in his or her senior year and participates in a seminar that tracks the projects as they develop.

Working with industry:

As a class project, our students collaborated with a local utility company to develop a new platform that helps service power lines from helicopters.

Patent Law:

GW offers one of the nation’s few programs that provides mechanical engineering students with a foundation in patent law.


Bringing home the Gold:

Our students have participated in biomechanics research to help the U.S. Olympic swimming team bring home more medals.