See highlights and updates on our students, alumni, faculty, staff, and programs. 

HOL Faculty, Students and Alumni Present at AHRD International Conference

March 12, 2024

The Human & Organizational Learning (HOL) Dept. presented work and were recognized for their scholarship at the Academy of HR Development (AHRD) Intl Conference

Dr. Peters Honored with 2024 GW Early Career Award

March 12, 2024

Dr. Harvey Peters has received the 2024 GW Early Career Award from the Office of the Vice Provost for Research in recognition of his remarkable early success.

Meeting the Needs of Every Learner: The Role of Special Education Professionals

March 11, 2024

Special educators and administrators must focus on recognizance, collaboration, and inclusion to ensure equitable learning environments for all students.

Museum Education Students and Alumni Advocate on Capitol Hill

March 5, 2024

Students, alumni, and faculty from GSEHD's Museum Education Program (MEP) advocated for museums on Capitol Hill as part of Museums Advocacy Day.

Doctoral Students Attend Curriculum Camp

March 5, 2024

Six GSEHD students shared their work in the areas of curriculum theory, studies, and education at the annual "Curriculum Camp" Conference at LSU.

GW Faculty, Students & Alumni Help Revise 2024 UNESCO Global Citizenship Education in a Digital Age Teacher Guidelines

February 28, 2024

Dr. Engel along with a team of GW students and alumni helped to write and revise the UNESCO Global Citizenship Education in a Digital Age Teacher Guidelines.

Dr. Streitwieser Receives CIES 2024 Teaching Comparative and International Education Innovative Curriculum Development Award

February 28, 2024

Dr. Bernhard Streitwieser has been selected for the CIES 2024 Teaching Comparative and International Education Innovative Curriculum Development Award.

GSEHD Research Kaleidoscope: A Graduate Student Research Showcase

Thursday, April 25, 5-7 pm
February 27, 2024

As part of GW's Research Showcase series, GSEHD students are invited to share their research through roundtable presentations. Deadline to apply: March 21.

Dr. Gresham Coordinates 100 Real Talk Session in Prince George's County

February 22, 2024

The workshop, “100 Real Talk: What’s happening to our children and how do we protect them?,” sparked authentic and candid conversations on crucial topics.

Strengthening Workplace Culture, Growing Emerging Leaders, and Developing Mentor Relationships

February 21, 2024

Alumnus Dan Freehling invites alumna Korinne Ellis to be a guest on his podcast Forward-Looking Leadership to discuss strengthening workplace culture and more.

Alumna, Dr. Emerald Christopher, Named Race and Social Equity Officer for City of Alexandria

February 20, 2024

GSEHD alumna Dr. Emerald Christopher (master's, Higher Education Administration) will serve as the City of Alexandria’s new Race and Social Equity Officer.

What Can You Do With an Organizational Leadership and Learning Degree?

February 19, 2024

An organizational leadership and learning degree helps practitioners to put the development of people first. Learn more about benefits, career paths, etc.

Alumna, Ashley Smith, Selected as 2024 Presidential Management Fellow Finalist

February 15, 2024

Ashley Smith (Master's ISTS) selected as PMF Fellow Finalist, considered the federal government’s premier leadership development program.

PhD Candidate, InJung Cho, Published Peer-Reviewed Book Review in International Studies in Sociology of Education

February 15, 2024

Ms. Cho reviewed the 2022 book titled, "The political economy of education in South Asia: fighting poverty, inequality, and exclusion."

Announcing The Collaboratory: A Center for Jewish Education

“The Collaboratory” Will Incubate New Ideas, Engage Public in New Approaches to Jewish Education
February 14, 2024

GSEHD unveiled a new center for Jewish education. “The Collaboratory” will incubate new ideas and engage the public in new approaches to Jewish education.

Breaking the Code: Empowering Girls in Bangladesh to Bridge the Gender Gap in Tech

GSEHD alumna Dr. Farhana Faruqe Received Grant to Help Prepare Students for Careers in AI
February 12, 2024

Dr. Farhana Faruqe (Ph.D. in Edu, Human Tech Collaboration), is focused on setting students up for success in the field of trustworthy artificial intelligence. 

A Passion for Higher Education and Empowering Future Jewish Leaders with Robert Snyder

February 12, 2024

Washington Jewish Week interviewed GSEHD alumnus Robert Snyder, chair of the board of directors of GW Hillel, in an interview style article.

Faculty & Students Published in Journal of Child and Adolescent Counseling

February 12, 2024

Drs. Attia and Parker, and 3 GSEHD students, published, “A Critical Analysis of Immigrant Children and Adolescents in U.S. Professional Counseling Literature.”

A GWU-ASPU Success Story: From Pizza Parties to Global Impact

GSEHD/ASPU alumni Elnur Akhundov and Nigar Altayzade founded Lighthouse Consulting & Training
February 7, 2024

Elnur Akhundov and Nigar Altayzade, alumni of GSEHD's master's program at the Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University, founded Lighthouse Consulting & Training.

Doc Candidate, Alexandria Laing, Publishes: Let’s Provide Teachers Sabbaticals

February 2, 2024

Doctoral candidate Alexandra Laing (Educational Leadership and Administration) published the article, "Let’s Provide Teachers Sabbaticals," on