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IMPORTANT FALL UPDATE: ADJUSTING GW’s ON-CAMPUS PLANS

Throughout this pandemic, we have been grateful for your flexibility, patience, and resilience, as together we have navigated the uncertainty and change of these challenging times while supporting our foremost priority—our community’s health and safety.

Many in our community have worked tirelessly to prepare plans for the fall, and we have been evaluating numerous contingencies as the pandemic has evolved this summer. 

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Fall 2020 Information for Undergraduate Students

As the CCAS Dean’s Office is planning for fall we understand and recognize you have questions and need information to make informed decisions about your personal and academic plans. We hope this page will help you navigate through the fall semester.

Fall 2020 Information for Undergraduate Students

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions About Fall 2020 for Graduate Students

As GW and the Columbian College of Arts & Sciences work to finalize our plans for Fall 2020, we recognize that you have questions, and we understand your need to have information to make informed decisions about your personal and academic plans for the coming semester. We hope this FAQ will help.

Frequently Asked Questions About Fall 2020

GW CONDEMNS RACISM AND PROVIDES COVID-19 UPDATES

GW's Office for Diversity, Equity and Community Engagement (ODECE) condemns racism and anti-Blackness, and the violence that has killed so many Black people. Over the coming days, ODECE and university partners will host events for the GW community to come together to process, work on healing, learn from one another, and move towards action.

In addition, the GW COVID-19 website is being updated regularly to include evolving guidance for the university community. See both links below for regular updates.

ODECE Statement & Events

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GW COMMUNITY COLLABORATES TO PRODUCE PPEs FOR HOSPITAL WORKERS

An interdisciplinary team of GW students and faculty 3-D printed masks and face shields to protect health care workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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END-OF-YEAR EXHIBITIONS & PERFORMANCES

The COVID-19 pandemic prevented the Corcoran from hosting NEXT 2020, but many student artists still found creative ways to complete or rework their projects. See the NEXT that never was.

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Student Work

 

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New Media Photojournalism's Margaret Wroblewski's photography gives survivors of harassment on the Metro a voice.

 

 

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Ashley Llanes (BFA Fine Art Photography '19 recreated her Quinceañera photoshoot for her project for NEXT 2019.

 

 


EVENTS

 

 

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The COVID-19 pandemic prevented the Corcoran from hosting NEXT 2020, but many student artists still found creative ways to complete or rework their projects.

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Currents of History

This year, a museum studies class put together an exhibition as part of NEXT, originally to be on view at the same time as the rest of the exhibition, centered on the theme that people, stories, and objects move.