Special Programs



Legacy Families
The university recognizes legacy families as students and alumni whose family, including parents, grandparents and/or siblings, attended or currently attend GW. Events are offered throughout the year, including welcome luncheons to kickoff the school year and commencement receptions.

GW Culture Buffs Series
The popular GW Culture Buffs series brings together alumni, faculty and friends for one-of-a-kind cultural experiences. Visit museums, historical estates, theatres and much more. Experience exclusive tours and lectures from knowledgeable GW faculty and expert alumni. Enjoy lively discussion and network with fellow alumni while reconnecting with GW.

GW Global Forum
The GW Global Forum brings together hundreds of alumni and industry leaders to address timely global issues. Previously held in Hong Kong and New York City, the third annual Global Forum will take place in Seoul, March 16-17, 2012. 

Women and Philanthropy Forum
GW's annual Women and Philanthropy Forum brings together women of diverse ages and backgrounds to share their thoughts and ideas on the topic of women's philanthropy.

GW Entrepreneurship Programs
The multi-day GW Business Plan Competition events are designed to foster and highlight the creative, innovative and pioneering efforts of entrepreneurs in the GW community.