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GWs Luther W. Brady Art Gallery has been showcasing art on the universitys Foggy Bottom campus for 15 years. The new exhibition, Drawn From: 15 Years of Exhibitions at the Luther W. Brady Art Gallery, celebrates highlights from the gallerys history and the universitys extensive art collection and new gifts of work by Howard Hodgkin and Holly Trostle Brigham. Past exhibitions highlighted in the new show fall into three categories: historical, thematic, and major modern and contemporary artists. Collaborations include an exhibition with the Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University, followed by collaborations with the Reading Public Museum, Demuth Museum, Stetson University and New Art Centre in UK, among others have extended the ability to show artists of international scope. Beginning with Epic Paintings in 2002, ongoing relationships with New York institutions and major artists have brought the GW Community into contact with art never before seen in Washington. By joining university-wide initiatives, such as in Imagination and Knowledge: Centennial Celebration of Einsteins Miraculous Year, when Einsteins personal effects were on view alongside photographs of the man, scientific input from the Physics Department enriched the educational impact of the initiative. Exhibitions such as Enlightened Thinking, Lasting Appeal responded to a citywide celebration of French culture and featured Henry Bacons The Boston Boys and General Gage 1775, a major work in the GW collection. The Luther W. Brady Art Gallery is the professional showcase for art at GW. Luther W. Brady (B.A. '46, M.D. '48), the gallery's namesake and benefactor, is a world-renowned oncologist who earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees at GW. He also received the honorary degree of doctor of fine arts from GW in May 2004, has served as a member of the University's Board of Trustees and received the Presidents Medal in 2015. Over the past 15 years, the gallery has created a niche in the community fo...
Scraps presents the work of three designers who have pioneered creative approaches to recycling textiles: Luisa Cevese of Riedizioni in Milan; Christina Kim of Dosa in Los Angeles; and Reiko Sudo of Nuno in Tokyo. Organized by Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
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Free Tango Class from 2:30-3:30 and a practice session from 2:30- 5 in District House B132 on Alternate Saturdays (2nd, 4th and 5th) Come learn and enjoy some Tango on saturdays. Practica is great to brush up the new moves you learn on Thursday's Tango class. GWU Argentine Club is hosting the infamous MLK practica. We have a free beginner class 2:30-3:30 and general practice from 2:30-5PM. Practica is an informal session for people to practice and learn together. One of the best things about Tango is that it is a very diverse and supportive community. NOTE: Here are the specific Dates: 09/09/17 , 09/23/17 ,09/30/17, 10/14/17,10/28/17,11/11/17, ,11/25/17 ,12/09/17 ,12/23/17 and 12/30/17
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The Mini-University is an annual, one-day, FREE learning forum that brings together global health professionals and students to foster knowledge exchange. Register in advance to choose from 64 technical sessions in 10 topic areas: * Environmental health * Family planning and reproductive health * Global health security * Health systems * HIV/AIDS * Humanitarian relief * Infectious disease * Maternal, neonatal, and child health * Non-communicable disease and injury * Nutrition Can't attend the Mini-University in person? Select sessions will be live-streamed and available worldwide. For more information, and to register, visit www.mini-university.com.
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Sigrid Johannesdottir, GW assistant professor of costume design and technology, gives an introduction to the Department of Theater and Dance's costume collection. The department performs three MainStage shows every semester in the Betts Theater (Marvin Center). The costume collection includes vintage clothing, historically accurate reproductions, and haute couture. Johannesdottir will discuss the importance of this collection as shows are being designed and produced. This program is part of the museum's weekly Textiles at Twelve series, which explores the textile arts and global cultures through films, lectures, gallery talks, and more. Free, no reservations required.
Register to Attend Here | Learn About the Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship | Learn About the GW New Venture Competition Unable to make it to our earlier orientation workshops but still want to learn about how you can compete in this year's big 10th Annual GW New Venture Competition? You've come to the right place! Join us for an online session and hear how you can compete for over $300,000 in cash and in-kind prizes from the Director of the NVC himself, Lex McCusker. Be sure to log into the WebEx room at least 10 mins prior to the start of the webinar to test the audio. WebEx Room: https://gwu.webex.com/meet/jbautista
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Webinar: MA in Applied Economics   1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Join us to learn more about the MA in Applied Economics at the George Washington University. This webinar provides prospective students on opportunity learn about the program and its admission requirements, with ample time to address any questions or concerns. Register to attend About the MA in Applied Economics at GW Applied economics is the use of economic theories and models to solve real-world issues. Students develop skills in macro and microeconomics and learn to analyze and forecast economic trends in budgetary and fiscal policy, international trade and labor and urban economics. Graduates are prepared for positions as economic analysts in government, private consulting firms, financial institutions and applied policy research institutions. For more information, please visit the applied economics website.
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Getting Started With VoiceThread   2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Join the Instructional Technology Lab to learn about VoiceThread! VoiceThread is a web-based application that allows users to share and have conversations around media. Users can comment on the material using text, audio or video creating an interactive discussion around the content. Participants will learn how to integrate VoiceThread into their Blackboard course and how to create, comment and share content on VoiceThread. Instructor: Trish Arnold Please register here.
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GSPM 30th Anniversary Celebration   6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
To learn more and register, visit http://connect.gwu.edu/site/Calendar?view=Detail&id=115393
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Free Argentine Tango Classes   7:15 PM - 9:30 PM
Do you want to try Argentine Tango? Free classes for GW Students, employees and researchers at GW university. Everyone is welcome to join. Beginner class is from 7:15-8:15PM. No experience is necessary and you are more than welcome to bring a friend with you. Advance Beginner class is from 8:30-9:30PM. This class is suitable for students who have taken tango classes before. For individuals who are not GW affiliates, the price is $10, and $5 for students from other universities. Mitchell Hall address is: 514 19th St NW Washington, DC Once you have entered Mitchell Hall through the entrance of 7-11, the theater is located just on your right.



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