Hudson Union Society™


Meet Today's Leaders, Discuss Tomorrow's Ideas, and Meet New Friends

Hudson Union Society   Whoopi Goldberg


  • Have you ever wanted to meet the world's biggest names and sharpest minds?
  • Would you like to network smart, drink smart, and talk smart?
  • Would you like a one year free subscription to Forbes magazine (included with the Hudson Union Society™ membership)?

Thanks to a new partnership between GW and the Hudson Union Society™, you can. GW alumni are invited to join and benefit from a special membership.

The Hudson Union Society™ is a Manhattan-based organization that provides unparalleled, first-hand access to some of the world's most distinguished leaders and achievers in politics, science, business, entertainment, the arts, and more.

Recent guest speakers have included Academy Award winners Whoopi Goldberg, Alec Baldwin, Woody Harrelson, and Tommy Lee Jones, Nobel Peace Prize winner Wangari Maathai, media mogul Steve Forbes, television personality Conan O'Brien, and General Peter Pace, former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

With free admittance to many A-list speaking events every year, members are exposed to the great depth and variety of guests the Hudson Union Society™ provides. Members also become part of a unique and intimate community that provides countless opportunities for new friendships and networking connections.

GW Alumni receive nearly 40% off the Basic Membership rate.
To take advantage of the special GW membership annual rate of $95, click here.  The discount will be applied on the last step of the application process.  On the step called "membership type" select "special membership" in the drop down menu to join at the discounted rate.

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