PAF News

Listening Tips

March 29, 2016

With increasing demands and distractions, listening is a skill that is becoming increasingly integral to our day-to-day actions and interactions. Click to read more about the three easy starting points I have identified to improve listening skills.

Problem Solving Tips

March 29, 2016

From addressing crises to developing creative innovations, problem solving is an essential part of our daily routines. Click to read more about the IDEAL and Simplex models for problem solving.


A Discussion with Interim Provost Forrest Maltzman

February 24, 2016

On Tuesday, February 9th the PAFs had the pleasure of participati

PAF ’16 and ’17 Cohorts Reach 100% Giving

February 24, 2016

In December 2015, the ’16 and ’17 PAF cohorts challenged themselves to reach a goal of 100% philanthropic giving to GW. We are proud to announce that we met our goal as of the end of January 2016.

Mark Your Calendars: PAF Alumni Day of Service!

February 24, 2016

The 2nd Annual PAF Alumni Day of Service will be Saturday, April 2 from 10am-12pm!

XDGW Launch

PAF Helps Launch a New University Initiative to Advance GW’s Strategic Plan

February 24, 2016

On December 10th, my placement launched its flagship program, the

Save the Date: PAF Commencement Reception

February 24, 2016

The PAF Commencement Reception will be held on Friday, May 13th, from 4:00-6:00pm at The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum.

Zinhle Screens Hands Up for PAF

Hands Up – Zinhle’s Academic Presentation

February 24, 2016

In honor of Black History Month, first-year PAF

Motivating Others

Motivating Others: Why and How?

February 24, 2016

First-year PAF Zinhle Essamuah delivered a two part presentation series on one of our PAF professional development competencies – motivating others.

Discovering the District: Assistant VP for District Relations Speaks with PAFs

November 25, 2015

On November 3, PAFs heard from Dr. Bernard Demczuk, GW’s Assistant Vice President for District Relations and longtime proponent for DC voting rights.