PAF News

PAF Alumni Return for Colonial Inauguration!

July 17, 2014

Thank you to all of our alumni who volunteered during Colonial Inauguration. Colonial Inauguration continues to be a true #onlyatgw tradition in which many current and alumni PAFs have participated while students. It was wonderful to have a diverse and wonderful group of alumni PAFs – and current PAFs – on hand to interact with the Class of 2018 as they had their first formal interaction with the GW community.

GW Women In Business 5th Annual Spring Conference

April 28, 2014

The GW Women In Business 5th Annual Spring Conference this year went with the theme “Driving Vision to Reality” with featured keynote speakers from Facebook, Google[x] and Bluemercury.

PAFs at GW Senior Prom

Volunteering at GW Senior Prom

March 01, 2014

This weekend, some of us were fortunate to have the opportunity to volunteer at GW's Senior Prom.

Congratulations Bianca Valencia - Lindsey Ferris Scholarship Winner

January 27, 2014

Congratulations to Bianca Valencia, the 2014 Lindsey Ferris Memorial Scholarship Winner.

PAFs around the world on GW Alternative Winter Breaks!

January 16, 2014

In carrying on with the tradition of service that the PAF program holds with pride, four current PAFs joined the GW students on the Alternative Breaks team as Learning Partners to change the world through service this year.

PAF Alumna Jordan Chaffin at a market in Manila, where she has joined the UNICEF team helping with typhoon Haiyan relief efforts

Greetings from the Philippines!

January 13, 2014

I am writing from Manila as I work with UNICEF to support the Child Protection efforts of the humanitarian response to Super Typhoon Haiyan. With winds as strong as 235 mph, this typhoon was the strongest recorded tropical storm ever to hit land (on November 8th, 2013).

PAFs, PAF Alumni, PAT Advisors, and the Ferris' at the Lindsey Ferris Gymnastics Meet

Lindsey Ferris Gymnastics Meet

January 13, 2014

Every year, the GW Gymnastics Team hosts their annual Lindsey Ferris Gymnastics Meet in memory of PAF Alumna Lindsey Ferris (BA ’01, MA ’03).

Pop Up Produce Market

October 31, 2013

Hear PAF Jessica Fern talk about her work on the Pop-Up Produce Market, an effort of the Urban Food Task Force, at the Deanwood Recreation Center in Ward 7.

Adam Bethke, Jess Fern, Tim Savoy, and Peter Konwerski pose at the block party.

FRIENDS 11th Annual Foggy Bottom/West End Neighborhood Block Party

October 22, 2013

This past weekend, the Office of Government and Community Relations hosted the FRIENDS 11th Annual Foggy Bottom/West End Neighborhood Block Party.

American Evaluation Association Conference

October 20, 2013

This past weekend, I had the opportunity to attend the American Evaluation Association conference.  The conference, which was held in D.C.

Building Bridges: A Conversation with Vice Provost Henry and Dr. Crandall

October 08, 2013

Last Wednesday, two of the GW’s community’s new members joined the Presidential Administrative Fellows during our weekly cohort meeting.  Vice Provost Geneva Henry, Vice Provost for Libraries, and