Campus Advisories

GW classes canceled; administrative and academic offices closed on March 5

05:10am, Thursday, March 05, 2015

GW classes are canceled, administrative and academic offices are closed, and activities and events will not take place on Thursday, March 5 at all of our Washington metropolitan area campuses and locations because of inclement weather throughout the region.

When the university declares a change to its operating status, employees classified as Designated On-Site are required to report to and/or remain at work, employees classified as Essential are generally expected to telecommute, and employees classified as Non-Essential are not required to work unless directed to do so by a supervisor.

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George Washington University Experts Available To Comment on David Petraeus' Resignation

November 15, 2012

The following George Washington University experts are available to comment on David Petraeus' resignation. To schedule an interview, contact Taylor Tibbetts at 202-994-1462 or

Stephen Biddle
Professor of Political Science and International Affairs
Professor Biddle is available to comment on David Petraeus' legacy and potential impacts on military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Robert Entman
J.B. and M.C. Shapiro Professor of Media and Public Affairs
Professor of International Affairs
Professor Entman is available to comment on political scandal and media responses to political scandal.

Mark Kennedy
Director, Graduate School of Political Management
Director Mark Kennedy is available to comment on the FBI's obligation to inform the White House and Congress.

Orin S. Kerr
Fred C. Stevenson Research Professor of Law
Professor Kerr is available to comment on cyber security law.

Lisa Schenck
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, George Washington University Law School
Professional Lecturer in Law
Professor Schenck is available to comment on military law.