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."
Aaron Kwittken

GW Alumnus Joins SMPA National Council

May 27, 2020
The School of Media and Public Affairs is excited to announce its newest National Council member, Aaron Kwittken.
Healthy You Surviving a Pandemic

Healthy You Podcast

May 20, 2020
SMPA In Partnership with GWSPH brings you the COVID-19 series, "Healthy You: Surviving a Pandemic".
Silvio Waisbord

SMPA Announces New Director

April 29, 2020
SMPA is thrilled to announce that Professor Silvio Waisbord has been named the new SMPA director, effective July 1, 2020.
SMPA Awards Celebration. Congratulations to all winners!

SMPA Awards Over $135,000 in Awards, Scholarships & Prizes

April 27, 2020
An Adobe Spark page and a special video from some of our faculty & donors was created to announce the winners.
Frank Sesno and A'lelia

SMPA National Council Member Goes Netflix

April 17, 2020
SMPA Director Frank Sesno sits down with National Council member, journalist, and author A'Lelia Bundles to discuss the new Netflix series and re-released book of "Self Made" about her great-great-grandmother Madame C.J.Walker.
American Flag with a ballot Box

GW Poll Finds Bipartisan Concern Over the Spread of Misinformation

February 27, 2020
A new GW Politics Poll shows that Republican and Democratic voters are worried about misinformation’s effects on U.S. politics.