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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.
Epsilon Sigma Alpha is an Alternative Greek Organization and community service sorority at The George Washington University. Our motto is "Sisterhood Through Service" and in the last academic year, we completed over 3,000 hours of community service by working with over 45 organizations in the D.C. area. We also host events throughout the year to benefit our philanthropy, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Our Fall Rush starts on September 19th and runs to September 29th. Please see attached flier for event date, times and locations.
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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
GWU Tango Class and Practice (2nd 4th and 5th Saturdays only!)   ( 2:30 PM Sep 16 - 5:00 PM Jan 6 2018 )
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
GWU Tango Class and Practice (2nd 4th and 5th Saturdays only!)   ( 2:30 PM Sep 23 - 5:00 PM Jan 13 2018 )
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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DEB Seminar: Dr. Pierre Cartier   11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
"Current Trends in Population-Based Dental Medicine" Presented by Dr. Pierre Cartier, Practitioner of General Dentist with Arlington Free Clinic Dental Program and Past Director of DC DOH Oral Health Program
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Book Talk: "Meridian Hill Park"   12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Meridian Hill Park, a twelve-acre neoclassical park reminiscent of an Italian villa garden, is a National Park Service property, one-and-a-half miles due north of the White House. Prior to becoming a national park, the park was home to Columbian College, a precursor to George Washington University; a Civil War encampment; a seminary; the site of nature poet Joaquin Miller’s cabin; and part of a senator’s estate called Meridian Hill. This program is part of the D.C. Mondays at the Museum series inspired by the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection. Free; no reservations required.
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Laboratory Safety Training   1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Required annual training for those who work in a research or teaching lab. You will learn proper guidelines for safe practices and procedures for the use of chemicals (e.g., disposal, spill clean-up, labeling, storage). To register, email safety@gwu.edu
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Blackboard: Grade Center   2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Join the Instructional Technology Lab to learn about Grade Center in Blackboard! Participants will have the opportunity to learn about and practice adding Columns, Managing Categories, Smart Views, and Distributing Weights in the Grade Center. Please register here.
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Speaker: Dr. Carolyn Koh, Center for Hydrate Research, Colorado School of Mines Monday, September 25 3:00 – 4:00 pm SEH, B1220
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Register to Attend Here | Learn About the GW Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship | Learn About the GW New Venture Competition WDCEP's Emily Rasowsky will be giving a thrilling talk on how you can work to start a business right here in the District. ------- About the Speaker: As Director of Marketing and Communications, Emily manages the strategic marketing and communications efforts of the organization, including providing counsel to WDCEP executives and board officers. She is also responsible for developing strategies to raise awareness of the partnership's business development efforts and DC's status as a strategic business location, and serves as the primary media contact for local, national and international media covering Washington, DC and its business climate. Emily brings experience running national integrated marketing campaigns for an array of Fortune 100 clients, non-profits and government agencies in the tech, education, healthcare and entertainment sectors. As the Founder of the D.C. business All Women in Tech and the Women in Tech Campaign, she is passionate about continuing to market Washington, D.C. as the Capital of Inclusive Innovation in business through dynamic online and offline initiatives. Emily is responsible for WDCEP website content, social media presence, print collateral, email campaigns and other communications vehicles.
Are you doing research on a company or industry for a class or during your job hunt? This workshop, taught by librarian Shmuel Ben-Gad, will cover both quantitative and qualitative sources. Don't just Google it; learn the secrets to discovering the reliable information you need. This workshop is also offered on Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:15pm. This workshop is part of the Ready to Work Career Series, which introduces the practical skills you need to get the job and impress the boss. Other workshops in this Fall 2017 series are Freelancing 101, Studying in Africa, Developing Engaging Presentations, and Shaping Your Professional Online Presence. All sessions will be first-come, first served.
Join Us to Celebrate the Launch of BIG CHICKEN! Maryn McKenna, an award-winning journalist and the author of two critically acclaimed books, Superbug and Beating Back the Devil, is launching her third book, Big Chicken. This incredible book tells the story of how antibiotics created modern agriculture and changed the way the world eats. Join us for a rich and informative conversation about antibiotic use in agriculture. Dr. Lance Price, an internationally-recognized and respected microbiologist studying antibiotic resistance at the Antibiotic Resistance Action Center at the Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University, will facilitate a conversation with Ms. McKenna. Books will be available for sale and signing. Refreshments will be served. Monday, September 25, 2017 Reception: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Conversation: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University 950 New Hampshire Avenue, NW 7th Floor Washington, DC 20052 RSVP TODAY!
LEGO Design & Build Competition   5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
RSVP in Handshake: https://gwu.joinhandshake.com/events/70019/share_preview NOTE: Students who wish to participate must be part of a campus organization and on its team to register for this event. Both the team and the individuals must register with the Center for Career Services to be eligible for prizes. This event engages members of student organizations to compete in the designing and building of structures with LEGOs. The activity promotes student organization membership, camaraderie, and engagement, and is designed for students to have fun while using their imaginations to create structures with Legos and support their designs with an original story. The final structures and stories will be judged by GW alumni, faculty, and staff for originality and creativity. Prizes will be awarded to the top three teams. Teams can be as small as two or as large as ten. Pizza & refreshments will be provided by Raytheon!
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The George Washington University Present 2017 Latinx Heritage Celebration Estamos para Quedarnos: Here to Stay Monday, September 25 Latinas of Excellence 7pm | Marvin Center, Room 311 Be inspired, learn from the experiences of these successful women, and gain insight on ways you can begin to create and shape your legacy as a young professional. Join us for a panel discussion with Latinas in various professional roles. LHC is Sponsored By: LGBTQIA Resource Center, Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute, Organization of Latino American Students, Phi Iota Alpha Fraternity, Inc., La Unidad Latina, Lambda Upsilon Lambda Fraternity, Inc., Sigma Lambda Upsilon/Señoritas Latinas Unidas Sorority, Inc., Latinas Promoviendo Comunidad/Lambda Pi Chi Sorority, Inc., PorColombia, Puentes GW, Casa Blanca, GW Fuego, First Generation 2 College, GW Latino Alumni Association, League of United Latin American Citizens, and the GW Student Association.



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