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GW Presidential Inauguration Website Is Launched

President LeBlanc Meeting with Faculty Senate

 


The site for the inauguration of Thomas LeBlanc as George Washington University’s 17th president offers information on events, tips for travelers coming to D.C. and FAQs, among other items.

  

‘Sense of Innovation’ Unites Virginia Science and Technology Campus

October 16, 2017

George Washington President Thomas LeBlanc held a community meeting with faculty and staff.

Step Up for Prizes in 2017 GW Steps Challenge

October 09, 2017

Two-week fitness challenge offers Apple Watch, lunch and bragging rights to individuals and teams in GW community who log the most steps.

President Holds Community Meeting on Mount Vernon Campus

October 09, 2017

Thomas LeBlanc emphasizes need to integrate experiences between multiple campuses.

President LeBlanc to Hold Mount Vernon, Virginia Campus Meetings

October 01, 2017

Series of meetings continues after three held on Foggy Bottom Campus in September.

Leaders Discuss Jobs, Education at Capital Region Business Forum

September 27, 2017

George Washington President Thomas LeBlanc moderated the event featuring D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser, Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe and U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin.

Message from GW President Thomas LeBlanc on Title IX

September 25, 2017

Dr. LeBlanc addresses Title IX guidance issued by the U.S. Department of Education. 

President LeBlanc Introduction, 2100 Penn Development Highlight Neighborhood Meeting

September 21, 2017

Neighborhood amenities will be offered as part of the redevelopment project.

President LeBlanc Addresses Faculty Senate

September 11, 2017

Dr. LeBlanc outlined five areas of focus during the first meeting of the 2017-18 Faculty Senate.

GW Honors Alumni Lost on 9/11

September 11, 2017

Nine GW alumni were killed during terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. The university community paused Monday to mourn and celebrate their lives.

Day of Service Deepens GW Connection with Community

September 11, 2017

At official freshman Convocation and day of welcome, GW students, faculty and staff put in work at 40 sites around Washington, D.C.

Presidential Community Meetings Lay Out Administrative Priorities

September 11, 2017

Institutional culture, undergraduate experience, research and fundraising are among President LeBlanc’s areas of focus.

Getting to Know President LeBlanc

September 11, 2017

Dr. LeBlanc on his nickname, time travel, hobbies, food, music and the question—dog or cat?

LeBlancs Meet GW Neighbors

September 06, 2017

President Thomas LeBlanc told a group of local community members that GW is committed to being a good neighbor.

GW Monitoring DACA Change, Offering Students Support

September 05, 2017

Ability to admit students without regard to origin, ethnicity or proof of residency status makes GW a “better institution,” says President LeBlanc.

President LeBlanc to Hold Series of GW Community Meetings

September 05, 2017

The first three will take place this week on the Foggy Bottom Campus at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. Thursday and noon Friday.

Graduate Students Get Official Welcome to GW

August 28, 2017

Ceremony introduces new post-baccalaureate Colonials to administrators—including President Thomas LeBlanc—faculty and colleagues.

GW Welcomes New Students on Move-In Day

August 27, 2017

Colonials marked the start of the academic year with lemonade with the LeBlancs at F Street House and the annual First Night celebration.

Photos: Proud to Be GW at the VSTC

August 24, 2017

The George Washington University's Virginia Science and Technology Campus welcomed President Thomas LeBlanc to the campus's Proud to Be GW celebration on Tuesday outside of Enterprise Hall.

Photos: Men's Basketball Holds First Alumni Weekend

August 14, 2017

Colonials from seven decades met the LeBlancs and joined the weekend celebration at the Charles E. Smith Center.

Thomas LeBlanc Joins GW Staff at Proud to Be GW Festival

August 14, 2017

Annual employee celebration gave staffers an opportunity to meet the new university president.

President LeBlanc Addresses Violence in Charlottesville

August 14, 2017

In message to the university community, Dr. LeBlanc says, "we must condemn acts of racism and hate."

Video: The LeBlancs Greet the GW Community

August 07, 2017

President Thomas LeBlanc and his wife, Anne, thank the George Washington University community for a warm welcome and say they look forward to the upcoming academic year.

Photos: GW Welcomes President Thomas LeBlanc to Campus

August 07, 2017

More than 100 GW community members gathered to greet President Thomas LeBlanc on his first day, with students meeting him outside his F Street House on the Foggy Bottom Campus and leading him towar

Ethical Research Is a Shared Responsibility

August 07, 2017

George Washington President Thomas LeBlanc opens a three-day conference on scientific integrity and knowledge sharing.

A Welcome Message from President LeBlanc

August 01, 2017

GW's 17th president thanks community for warm welcome and says he looks forward to new academic year.

LeBlanc Marks First Day as GW President

August 01, 2017

The coming weeks will include meetings and events with members of the university community as Thomas LeBlanc and his wife, Anne, settle into their new home on campus.

President LeBlanc Announces Staff Appointments

August 01, 2017

Names Aristide Collins chief of staff and Betty Freyre director of administration for president’s office.

Five Takeaways from a Session with Thomas LeBlanc

February 13, 2017

GW’s incoming president talks about his preparation for the job, GW’s strong points and other issues.

Thomas LeBlanc, 17th GW President: ‘There Is a Special Opportunity Here’

January 09, 2017

Dr. LeBlanc addressed members of the university community on Friday, saying that leading GW will be a great honor, challenge and "incredibly exciting adventure."

Thomas LeBlanc Named 17th President of the George Washington University

January 06, 2017

Dr. LeBlanc brings extensive experience in academic leadership, innovation and budgetary management.

Faculty Senate Hears Update on Presidential Search

November 14, 2016

Board of Trustees Chair Nelson Carbonell said the search committee continues to receive nominations.

Presidential Search, New University Website Headline Board Meeting

October 22, 2016

More than 100 candidates have been nominated for university president.

Board Finalizes Presidential Profile

October 10, 2016

After a series of community town halls, the Board of Trustees has developed its profile for the next university leader.

University Community Provides Feedback in Presidential Search Town Halls

September 15, 2016

Board of Trustees hosts 11 town halls to hear from students, faculty, staff and alumni.

Faculty Elect Committee to Provide Input on Presidential Search

September 12, 2016

Faculty Consultative Committee to include 16 faculty members, including non-tenure track and specialized faculty.

Board of Trustees to Host Presidential Search Town Halls

September 06, 2016

Forums for students, faculty, staff and alumni will be held on campus the week of Sept 12.

Executive Search Firm Announced

August 18, 2016

Executive search firm Isaacson, Miller has been selected to assist in the university's search for its 17th president.

Presidential Search Launched

June 30, 2016

Trustee Madeleine Jacobs will chair the 19-member group tasked with identifying candidates to be the university’s next leader.

George Washington President Steven Knapp Announces Final Year

June 07, 2016

Dr. Knapp to complete 10 years of service to the university.