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Anne E Graham
Feb 15, 2019

Now Hiring! Senior Campaign Coordinators

Feb 15, 2019 by Anne E Graham

Do you want to create a meaningful senior year experience and create a lasting impact on the student body? Being a Senior Campaign Coordinator is the perfect opportunity to help your soon-to-be senior class make a difference on campus and leave your legacy at GW. The Senior Campaign is a student-led fundraising program that works to build a culture of philanthropy and alumni values on campus. This giving tradition stretches back to the 1980s at GW, and in recent years has achieved participat...

Anne E Graham
Dec 17, 2018

Winter Break Hours and Resources

Dec 17, 2018 by Anne E Graham

Please note the following adjusted hours for student organization support and resources over winter break: open and operating! May experience slightly delayed response times during the period the University is closed (December 24-January 1), Student Organization Resource Desk - Last day of walk-in hours is Monday, December 17. Between December 18-January 11, student organizations may email for an appointment.  CSE Finance Desk: By appointment only Dece...

Anne E Graham
Nov 19, 2018

WARNING: Phishing Scam Circulating

Nov 19, 2018 by Anne E Graham

Warning: An online phishing scam (text below) is currently circulating impersonating a message from an alumnus offering money. See below for more information.  If you have received this email or a similar one, please do not reply to it, open any attachments or click on the link.  GW IT has confirmed it is a scam and requested mail blocks as well as an Infomail notification for students.  This type of scam offers money in the form of a $1000 donation. The scammer will send $2000 and will as...

Anne E Graham
Mar 21, 2018

UPDATE: Registration Deadline Extension to 3/28 at 9am

Mar 21, 2018 by Anne E Graham

Dear Student Org Leaders, Due to the weather, all ELS sessions scheduled for today (3/21) are cancelled. We know that many of you were dependent on attending Excellence in Leadership sessions today in order to fulfill the requirement of completing 5 sessions prior to the registration deadline on March 23 at 9am. As such, we have extended the registration deadline to March 28 at 9am. This extension applies to all components of registration (OrgSync renewal, constitution with updated language,...

Anne E Graham
Mar 19, 2018

Formal Notice: Organizations Ineligible to Register (as of 3/19/2018)

Mar 19, 2018 by Anne E Graham

In order to remain active, all student organizations are required to register with the Center for Student Engagement annually during the registration period each March. For 2018, the registration period will close March 23 at 9am. Organizations that do not register by that time will be considered inactive for the 2018-2019 academic year. Click here for more information on the annual registration process. This email serves as formal notice that as of March 19, 2018, the following student orga...

Anne E Graham
Mar 1, 2018

Important Update for All GW Student Organizations

Mar 1, 2018 by Anne E Graham

Dear Student Organization Leaders, In partnership with the Committee on Sexual Assault Prevention and Response, the Center for Student Engagement would like to announce that, effective immediately, student organizations must include the following language in their constitutions: The George Washington University values respect, communication, community, and diversity, and our organization and its members are expected to uphold and espouse these values. Members whose actions do not reflect th...

Anne E Graham
Jan 24, 2017

KACIF Travel Grants - Apply Now

Jan 24, 2017 by Anne E Graham

The Knowledge in Action Career Internship Fund (KACIF) Travel Grant is available to students who are participating in unpaid internships that will advance their career development and who need assistance in paying for their public transportation to and from the internship location. The grant was initiated in collaboration with the Student Association and made possible through the generous support of alumni, parents, and other donors. Apply here.

Anne E Graham
Jan 12, 2017

Spring Student Organization Fair - Wednesday 1/18

Jan 12, 2017 by Anne E Graham

The Center for Student Engagement invites all students to the annual Spring Student Organization Fair on Wednesday, January 18th, 2017. Over 150 student groups will be represented, spanning a wide range of group interests, types, and categories – there is something for everyone! The Fair will take place on the third floor of the Marvin Center from 5:30pm until 7:30pm. Attendance is free and no registration is required – simply show up and discover your new group! Please let us know if you ha...

Kaitlyn Schmitt
Dec 7, 2016

Tips for Student Org Officer Transition

Dec 7, 2016 by Kaitlyn Schmitt

As the fall semester draws to a close, many student organizations are transitioning their officers. Here are some tips from the CSE on how to make your transition as smooth as possible. Update your OrgSync Portal. Ensure that incoming officers are members of the portal and are in the Admin group so they can make future changes and receive important communication from the CSE. A step-by-step guide for how to update officers is available on OrgSync. Update your authorized schedulers. Doub...

Anne E Graham
Nov 10, 2016

Host a Friendsgiving with the GW & Whole Foods 1st Annual Friends Giving Back

Nov 10, 2016 by Anne E Graham

Host a FRIENDSGIVING event & help raise funds and awareness Did you know university students face food insecurity as much as the general population? To raise awareness of food insecurity on campus, GW Class Council and Whole Foods Market are bringing Friendsgiving to campus this year! Individuals, groups, and student organizations can sign up to host a Friends Giving Back celebration! Sign up by Monday, November 14th.  No Cooking Required! For $12 per person, Whole Foods will provide a de...

David M Marquis
Sep 2, 2016

Welcome Week Time Change

Sep 2, 2016 by David M Marquis

We won't let a little bad weather dampen our Saturday plans... The times for EngageGW and Fall Fest 2016 have changed!   EngageGW will be 11:00am - 1:00pm in Kogan Plaza and H St. Engage with nearly all of GW’s student organizations to learn about their work, activities, and opportunities to get involved. University departments and community partners will also be available throughout the event for you to connect with a diverse array of resources. Plus, you can watch student performances on...

David M Marquis
Mar 30, 2016

Apply to be a LEAD GW Guide!

Mar 30, 2016 by David M Marquis

LEAD GW is a dynamic two-and-a-half-day pre-semester experience hosted by the CSE's Community, Support, and Leadership team. The program empowers incoming first year students to apply their leadership ideas and skills to GW while exploring DC’s historic civic landmarks. Approximately 75 participants will establish new friendships, engage with the GW and DC community, transition to college life, and have fun! We are seeking passionate and welcoming students who are interested in mentoring and...

David M Marquis
Feb 12, 2016

Nominations for the Excellence in Student Life Awards

Feb 12, 2016 by David M Marquis

This year, we are celebrating the 31st year of excellence in student life! The Excellence in StudentLife Awards serve as an important campus tradition as well as an amazing opportunity to recognize undergraduate and graduate students, student organizations, faculty, and staff members who have significantly enhanced student life at the George Washington University. Nominations for more than twenty awards will be open through Friday, February 19th at 5:00PM. Some awards include monetary rewards...

David M Marquis
Feb 13, 2015

Student Organization Registration Opens in OrgSync for First Time

Feb 13, 2015 by David M Marquis

The Center for Student Engagement is pleased to announce that the spring registration period will mark the first phase of the launch of OrgSync, a new web-based student organization management system that promotes engagement by connecting students to organizations and events while also providing student leaders and staff administrators with tools to maximize efficiency, streamline processes, and facilitate communication.  The initial phase of OrgSync's launch at GW will be limited to student...