2012 Speeches & Statements Archive

President Steven Knapp

GW Museum Groundbreaking

October 22, 2012

President Steven Knapp gives brief remarks at the GW Museum groundbreaking.

President Steven Knapp

2012 Faculty Assembly

October 02, 2012
President Steven Knapp participates in the 2012 Faculty Assembly. Remarks begin around the 3 minute mark.
President Steven Knapp

A Celebration of Science Panel: “STEM Education and Job Prospects for Young Investigators”

October 01, 2012
President Steven Knapp gives remarks about the importance of science and engineering.

2012 Freshman Day of Service and Convocation

September 09, 2012

President Steven Knapp gives remarks at the 2012 Freshman DAy of Service and Convocoation.  Remarks begin around the 16 minute mark.

2012 Commencement Charge

May 20, 2012

Ladies and gentlemen: I now have the honor of welcoming our new graduates to the lifelong and worldwide community of George Washington University alumni. 

Colleges and Universities: Doing More with Less

May 02, 2012

Milken Institute 2012 Global Conference Panel “Colleges and Universities: Doing More with Less”

CGIU at GW Opening Plenary: The Power of Public Service

April 05, 2012
Steven Knapp gives remarks at the Clinton Global Initiative University at GW.

GW Celebrates Namesake on 280th Birthday

February 23, 2012

Community members participated in a wreath-laying ceremony at Mount Vernon Estate before lighting a bonfire on University Yard in the first president’s honor.

President Knapp Speaks to Rotarians

January 19, 2012
Emphasizes GW’s roles in research, job creation and diversification of economy.