Kogan Plaza

A Message From Director Waisbord Regarding Fall Semester

July 28, 2020
"We are reaching out to all of you in light of the recent decision by The George Washington University to hold classes online in Fall 2020."
Silvio Waisbord

Director Waisbord's Note to the SMPA Community

July 13, 2020
"It is an honor to serve as SMPA Director and to have the opportunity to work with all of you. As I take on my new role, I wanted to tell you about myself and my vision for the School."
Dr. Imani Cheers

Dr. Imani M. Cheers is the New SMPA Associate Director

July 01, 2020
This will be the first time in SMPA history that an African American woman is in this position. 
Frank Sesno

Closing Thoughts From Director Sesno

June 27, 2020
"I write to you as I prepare to pass the baton after 11 years as SMPA director."
Efrat and Jesse

SMPA Welcomes Two New Faculty Members

June 12, 2020
SMPA is thrilled to announce two new faculty members that will join the team this fall; Efrat Nechushtai and Jesse J. Holland!
Terker Fellows

SMPA Welcomes back Karen Finney & Steve Scully as Terker Fellows

June 12, 2020
SMPA is very excited to welcome back Karen Finney and Steve Scully as the 2020-21 Terker Distinguished Fellows.

We Must Listen and Learn

June 02, 2020
"At SMPA we speak about ourselves as a community.  That is our strength and our commitment. We must not avert our eyes from these troubled times. But we must also focus on the change we need and the future we desire."