PAF News

Alec CCHS Conference

CCHS Hosts Conference with Intelligence Community Leaders

September 27, 2016

On Tuesday, September 20th, GW’s Center for Cyber and Homeland Security (CCHS) co-hosted the Third Annual Conference on the Ethos and Profession of Intelligence with the CIA.

Difficult Conversations

Navigating Difficult Conversations

September 27, 2016

PAF Advising Team members Sara Melita and Kathy Newcomer led the PAFs in a workshop on having difficult conversations.

PAF is

“A PAF is…”- Metaphors in everyday life

September 27, 2016

At our weekly meeting on Tuesday, September 13th we discussed how metaphors shape our understanding and cause us to experience one thing in terms of another.

MSSCs 2016 Block Party

The MSSC 2016 Block Party

September 27, 2016

This year, Zinhle is placed at the Multicultural Student Services Center (MSSC). Her first month of the school year at the MSSC has been eventful.

Training 2016

PAFs Prepare for the Academic Year with Support from Alums and GW Leadership

August 29, 2016

New and returning fellows spent the week of August 15th in PAF training, preparing themselves for professional, academic, and ambassadorial success in the 2016 – 2017 academic year.

Retreat 2016

Call of the Retreat

August 29, 2016

Following four days of training, this year’s PAF retreat gave the PAFs (and the PAT!) the chance to set expectations, get to know one another, and bond as a team.

CI Dinner

Thank You for Joining Us at CI

July 28, 2016

Thank you to our PAF Alumni who joined us for Colonial Inauguration this summer!

Group Photo at 2016 PAF Commencement Reception

Family, Alumni, and the PAF Community Celebrate the Graduation of PAFs New and Old

May 23, 2016

The 2016 PAF Commencement Reception brought together individuals whose support was crucial to the success of the recent PAF graduates and also served to welcome the incoming PAF cohort.

2014-2016 Cohort at Commencement

A Goodbye Listicle from the 2014-2016 Cohort

May 23, 2016

The 2014-2016 PAF Cohort's listicle about their friendship, growth, diva moments, service, laughs, and legacy as PAFs will leave you reminiscing, all gooshy inside, and LOL-ing.

2016-2018 Cohort at Commencement Reception

Transition Meeting Re-Cap

May 23, 2016

The PAF weekly meeting on Tuesday, April 19 gave the 2016-2018 PAF Cohort a first glimpse into the program as they met the current fellows and the PAF Advising Team.

2014-2016 Cohort Paper Plate Awards

PAF Awards for the 2014-2016 PAF Cohort

May 23, 2016

We could not let the 2014-2016 PAF Cohort leave without recognizing their accomplishments with some special “paper-plate" awards.

Thank You Anna!

May 23, 2016

As Anna transitions out of her role in the PAF program to a new position at the United Nations Foundation, we take a moment to say thank you. We are so grateful for all of Anna’s support this past year. We will miss her and her cheerful personality!

27th Cohort

Meet the 2016-2018 Cohort!

April 25, 2016

We are excited to introduce the newest members of the PAFamily – the members of the 27th cohort!

2016 Alumni Day of Service

Thank You for Joining the 2016 PAF Alumni Day of Service!

April 25, 2016

Thank you to all the alumni who joined us for the 2016 PAF Alumni Day of Service on Saturday, April 2, co-sponsored by the GW Alumni Association!

2016 Flag Day

PAF Participated in GW’s 2nd Annual Flag Day

April 25, 2016

On Tuesday, April 12 the university hosted its second annual Flag Day – a celebration of philanthropy on campus, where current students are encouraged to express their thanks to GW’s generous community of donors – especially alumni. Anna Mahalak, PAF program coordinator, and a number of current PAFs contributed to Flag Day in both its planning and execution stages. Click to read more about Flag Day.