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Students from Denver Brunsman's "George Washington and His World" class examine artifacts from the Albert H. Small Washingtonian

Students Become Curators of ‘George Washington and His World’

February 14, 2020
Newest exhibition at the George Washington Museum and The Textile Museum is researched and presented by students in Denver Brunsman’s history class.
Mika Takahashi (BA Dance '19)

For This Washington Wizard, It All Started at the Corcoran

February 05, 2020
Mika Takahashi (BA Dance ‘19) has been making the world her stage since the time she started dancing at age 2. “My mom put me in everything,” she says, “Soccer, softball, all that, and she said I used to dance around the field... It was just something that I knew that I loved to do even at that young age.” 
A close-up fragment of velvet

Collections Website Offers Research Opportunities

February 03, 2020
GW’s new online archive includes photographs and information about more than 4,000 artifacts so far.
Incoming students

GW Selected for 2020 Carnegie Foundation Community Engagement Classification

January 31, 2020
The designation indicates the university’s exemplary practice of institutionalized community engagement.
Archtectural DC cover

(Re)dedicated to Art

January 31, 2020
One of the biggest challenges of working with a landmarked building is how much effort is required to bring it up to code, but how little of the historic structure can be changed in doing so.
A dancer from Artesaos do Corpo

In Photos: Brazilian Guest Artists in Motion

January 29, 2020
Dancers from Artesaos Do Corpo dance theatre visited GW to recreate part of a longer work with student dancers.