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Finding Success by Challenging Yourself

CNN's Athena Jones visited GW's Women's Leadership Program to emphasize the importance of chasing opportunity to broaden personal experience and knowledge. At GW, industry leaders frequently visit classrooms to educate students on making the most of their skills and knowledge after they graduate.

Experience Life at GW




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A Lemur in the Wild Can Be Tracked with New Facial Recognition Research from GW

GW Research Uses Facial Recognition to Track Lemurs

GW researchers have created facial recognition software that can track lemurs in the wild without tagging them. The new technology offers a less expensive and more animal-friendly way of tracking that could be applied to other animals like bears or red pandas.

Lt. General Nadja West, MD ’88, U.S. Army Surgeon General

Students Develop Personal Social Awareness Around the World

GW’s Alternative Break allows students to dispense with the normal Spring Break routine to instead participate in service projects around the world. This past week, more than 100 students completed a combined 4,600 hours of service in North, Central and South America.

Laura Seal

Laura Seal

MPH, 2018
Global Environmental Health

"I am beyond grateful to GW for affording me the opportunity to intern with the US CDC this semester through awarding me the KACIF grant. Done with the data collection, now for analysis!"


@helen_renewed: Hi, world! #DOS #PressBriefing #OnlyAtGW


@russellwmiller2017 wins the award for Best February Weather.


@ctdpix: A beautiful autumn day at GW


@drvasisht: Met one of the most consequential humans on our planet ... #BillGates #GWU