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Make an Impact

GW students participate in research that matters. Graduate researchers at the Milken Institute School of Public Health aided Dr. Carlos Santos-Burgoa and his team in estimating the 2,975 excess deaths linked to Hurricane Maria. But researchers at the  Milken Institute School of Public Health aren’t the only ones conducting research on a national scale. Explore all of our schools and colleges and find out the ways you can make an impact.

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GW's Strategic Initiatives

Our five strategic initiatives will guide the university’s efforts over the next several years:

  • Student Experience
  • Research
  • Philanthropy & Constituent Engagement
  • Medical Enterprise
  • Institutional Culture

Learn More About the Strategic Initiatives 




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GW Holiday Video: Raise High in 2019

Great things happen when Colonials come together. We can’t wait to see how Colonials Raise High in 2019 to make the world a better place in the new year. Happy Holidays and Happy New Year, GW!


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2018 GW Gift Guide

GW Magazine’s fifth annual selection of goods made by alumni businesses. 


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