PAF News

Selection Participation Thank You

November 25, 2015

The PAF program would like to extend a huge “thank you” to all of our alumni who volunteered to participate in the selection process for the PAF Class of 2018!

Updating the PAF LinkedIn Group

November 25, 2015

We recognize the strength of our alumni network and because of this the PAF Alumni Committee is leading an effort to re-launch the PAF LinkedIn Group

Provost Guides PAFs Through Higher Education Case Studies

October 28, 2015

Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Steven Lerman joined the PAF weekly meeting on Tuesday, October 27 and led a case study discussion that touched upon the PAF professional c

Developing Potential and Providing Opportunity

October 28, 2015

“We need to move from a deficit mindset to an asset mindset” ~ Acting Secretary of Education, John King Jr.

Incoming Students Come to Campus in “Posses”

October 28, 2015

A group of ten incoming students from Atlanta will arrive to GW in a “posse.” Earlier this month,

Walter Mondale Event

October 28, 2015

On Tuesday, October 20, the Trachtenberg School and the University of Minnesota co-hosted a

Learning Perspective

October 28, 2015

At the PAF weekly meeting on Tuesday, October 6 first-year fellow Max Tingle facilitated a discussion on the professional deve

Class of 2015: Employment 101

October 28, 2015

Members of the the PAF Class of 2015 are now employed in a variety of sectors and locations -- from Columbia Heights, D.C. to Columbia, South Carolina.

Colonials Return for Alumni Weekend 2015

October 07, 2015

On Friday, September 25, the PAF program welcomed back nearly 50 members of the PAFamily to reminisce about their time as PAFs at the annual Alumni Weekend Reception.

Giving and Receiving Feedback

October 07, 2015

During our weekly meeting on Tuesday September 22, current PAF Kelly Bartz gave the first professional development competency presentation of

PAFs Participate in 7th Annual Freshman Day of Service & Convocation

October 07, 2015

Over 2,100 students, faculty, and staff participated in GW’s seventh annual Freshman Day of Service and Convo

PAFs discuss “The Coddling of the American Mind”

October 07, 2015

On Tuesday, September 15 the PAFs and the PAT joined the hot topic discussion on “student coddling” to kick-off the monthly academic sessions as part of the PAF weekly meetings.

Conversational English Workshop

October 07, 2015

Similar to most international students who come to GW from countries where English is not used in day-to-day life, I have experienced the difficulty of transitioning into an English-speaking enviro

Alumni Panel

Thank you to our Alumni who participated in Summer Training!

August 31, 2015

The current PAFs would like to extend our sincere thanks to all PAF alumni who assisted with our training sessions and attended the Friday Happy Hour during our 2015 sum