Workshops & Academic Events

Libraries and Academic Innovation Workshops

Libraries and Academic Innovation offers a host of free workshops and events to any GWorld card holder on topics including workplace skills, data gathering and analysis, geographic information systems, programming, and design.

Join the Elliott School for International Affairs for an open discussion of your global career options and questions in a changing political environment.

Nov 13, 2018 04:00 PM
Graduate Student Lounge, 1957 E Street, 6th floor

Data from 2017 shows that GW is home to approximately 2,399 Chinese students. Do you feel confident in correctly pronouncing the names Qiaoping, Weixiong, or Xinghua?

If not, join us for an interactive Chinese Pronunciation Workshop led by International Education master's students Panfei Shi and Ruofei Zhang.

Nov 14, 2018 07:00 PM
Gelman Library, Room 302

Please join the Ethiopian and Eritrean Students Association for an evening of destressing activities.

Nov 14, 2018 08:00 PM
Gelman Library, 101

R is a programming language that is popular for data exploration, visualization, and statistical analysis. This workshop will introduce participants to basic R tasks such as reading data into R, analyzing data, and plotting data.


Nov 15, 2018 10:00 AM
Gelman Library, Room 219

Nov 15, 2018 01:30 PM
Gelman Library, Room 219

GIS Day will feature an immersion into Geographical Information Systems with three back-to-back sessions Introduction to Geographic Information Systems, Thinking Spatially with QGIS/Understanding Geographic Data, Styling a Map with QGIS,  led by Kean McDermott.

Nov 16, 2018 10:00 AM
Gelman Library, Room 219

University Academic Events

The GW community organizes and hosts a variety of events on- and off-campus open to the public or private to GW faculty, staff, students, and alumni. You may also log in to Handshake to see more career workshops and events.