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Stories from Our Community

Carbonell Family Foundation Funds Global Food Institute Executive Directorship

June 2, 2023

Board of Trustees Chair Emeritus Nelson Carbonell Jr. and wife, Michele, have provided endowed funding for the new partnership’s leader.

GW Swimmer Featured on ABC News

May 24, 2023

Ryan Patterson, B.A. ’22, a graduate student-athlete, was featured for his work as one of the aviation industry's most sought-after photographers.

GW Recognized as a Historically Top Producer of Peace Corps Volunteers

May 23, 2023

The university achieved the ranking among colleges and universities of all sizes for the number of Peace Corps volunteers for the past 20 years.

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