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GW Grad Helps Others Through Entrepreneurship
Recent GW graduate Anas Mheir Alsaadi had never even heard the word “entrepreneurship” until 2020 when he assisted a friend in launching a startup, but it quickly became a passion for him once he realized it could be a means to helping others.
“I really like the idea of entrepreneurship because it’s one of the ways that you can actually change the world and improve the world, because it’s about problem solving,” Alsaadi said. “So, you find the problem, and then use entrepreneurship to find the solution and make a solution out of nothing.”
He founded the GW Entrepreneurship Club as a place for all innovators to create, learn and network, and now that he’s graduated, he plans on teaching the entrepreneurship skills he’s learned at GW to people back home in Dubai.
NEWS AND EVENTS
Justice Advocate Bryan Stevenson Urges GW Graduates to ‘Do the Uncomfortable Things’
The renowned social justice lawyer headlined the Commencement on the National Mall ceremony for GW’s Class of 2023.
STORIES FROM OUR COMMUNITY
Mission Accomplished: Wrighton ‘Grateful’ for GW Tenure
As his term in office draws to a close, GW President Mark S. Wrighton reflected on accomplishments and only-at-GW moments.
Raise High, Revolutionaries!
GW's new moniker, the Revolutionaries, was consistently the top-ranked option in every round of a yearlong process driven by feedback from GW students, faculty, staff and alumni.
“It was an inspiring experience to not only meet Bill Clinton, but to work alongside him to give back to the community around us. I am very grateful to GW for selecting me and my teammates to be part of this incredible opportunity.“
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