Media Events


Columnist Thomas Friedman to Discuss State of Politics and Present New National Geographic Documentary on Climate Change at GW

Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Thomas L. Friedman will visit GW to discuss the current state of politics, the news media and climate change under the Trump administration, March 30.

Actor Jay Pharoah Brings His Comedy Act to GW’s Lisner Auditorium

Jay Pharoah, the actor and comedian best known for his “Saturday Night Live” celebrity impressions, will perform at GW's Lisner Auditorium on May 5.

Prize Patrol Travels Across D.C. to Fulfill High School Seniors’ Dreams with Full-Ride Scholarships to the George Washington University

The George Washington University President Steven Knapp will hand-deliver acceptance letters and full-ride scholarships to ten academically talented students on March 22.

Top Security, Government and Tech Industry Officials to Convene at GW to Discuss Combatting Online Radicalization and Extremism

The George Washington University Program on Extremism will host a two-day symposium that brings together international leaders in government, national security and the technology industry to address the growing challenge of combatting online radicalization and extremism.

Hip Hop Artist D.R.A.M. to Perform at GW’s Lisner Auditorium

In a follow-up to his sold-out D.C. show at U Street Music Hall in January, rising hip hop sensation and Virginia’s own D.R.A.M. returns to Washington to serve up his funky, feel-good party jams, including “Broccoli,” “Cha Cha” and “Cute.”

President and CEO of Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis to Discuss US Economy and Monetary Policy at GW

James Bullard, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, will lead a discussion on the U.S. economy and monetary policy. Dr. Bullard will deliver the 2017 George Washington University Alumni Lecture in Economics.