Welcome to GW Events! We are here to connect you to the latest cultural and traditional events on the Foggy Bottom campus. Learn more about our upcoming guest speakers and live performances below. 

RESCHEDULED: Wednesday, March 27, 6 p.m. at Lisner Auditorium

Historian Ron Chernow with a copy of the Alexander Hamilton biography against a gold background


Upcoming Events

Hamilton: The Man & The Musical

The Presidential Distinguished Event Series with Ron Chernow

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 6:00pm

Join GW President Thomas J. LeBlanc for an #OnlyatGW event featuring

Ron Chernow
Hamilton: The Man and The Musical

The acclaimed historian and host of the 2019 White House Correspondents’ Dinner will take us on his journey from writing the Alexander Hamilton biography to inspiring Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Broadway musical, Hamilton. The conversation will be followed by a Q + A moderated by GW alumna and White House Historian for the White House Historical Association, Dr. Lindsay Chervinsky.

The Presidential Distinguished Event Series is a new series connecting GW students to renowned speakers and performers. President Thomas J. LeBlanc invites all GW students to take advantage of the complimentary tickets to these exclusive events.

Torts Illustrated cover - several members of SCOTUS in athletic attire

GW Law Revue

Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 7:30pm

Come laugh at the law! The GW Law Revue show brings the joys and pains of the Law and Law School to life on the Lisner Stage. A beloved school tradition, the show is written, directed, and performed by GW Law students, as they dance, sing, and act.

A Conversation with Justice Sonia Sotomayor & Eva Longoria Bastón

A Conversation with Justice Sonia Sotomayor & Eva Longoria Bastón

Friday, March 1, 2019 - 6:30pm

During this family-friendly event, award winning actress Eva Longoria Bastón will discuss with Justice Sotomayor her life story, from her birthplace in the South Bronx through her journey to become the first Hispanic and third woman appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court. Her picture book TURNING PAGES, vibrantly illustrated by Lulu Delacre, shares how Justice Sotomayor’s life was shaped and propelled forward by her family, her own determination, and the books she read. THE BELOVED WORLD OF SONIA SOTOMAYOR  is the middle grade adaptation of My Beloved World, her #1 New York Times-bestselling memoir. In sharing her own story, Justice Sotomayor encourages children to read widely and dream big. Sponsored by the GW Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute & The Eva Longoria Foundation.

JW Signature Cybersecurity Conference

JW Signature Cybersecurity Conference

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 9:00am

The conference brings together cyber and privacy professional from across government, private, sector, and academia to talk about: cyber risks and threats across many industries and verticals, AI and Blockchain within the cybersecurity ecosystem, cloud security, business and employment opportunities.

Politics and Prose & GW present Laurie Halse Anderson

Politics and Prose & GW present Laurie Halse Anderson

Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 4:00pm

Join Laurie Halse Anderson, the award-winning author of SPEAK, who presents SHOUT, a searing poetic memoir for the #MeToo era. Anderson will be joined in conversation by a special guest (TBA).

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