The Minority Vote team

Student and Faculty Documentary Focuses on Minority Voices Ahead of Election

October 31, 2016
“The Minority Vote” follows millennial voters as they grapple with the country’s political system. The film is the brainchild of graduate student Zinhle Essamuah who conceived the project as her final capstone in the School of Media and Public Affairs and Assistant Professor of Media and Public Affairs Imani Cheers.
Jessica Pitocco

Intern Diary: Jessica Pitocco at Florence University of the Arts

October 12, 2016
Jessica Pitocco, JMC '18, reflects on her internship at Florence University of the Arts where she wrote and edited content for the university magazine, newsletter, blog and social media channels.
Democracy Matters

Emily Creighton Founds GW Chapter of Democracy Matters

October 06, 2016
Emily Creighton (BA '18) aspires to change the political pay-to-play system by bringing a leading non-partisan organization working to cut private money out of politics to the most politically active campus in America.
Char Beales, Frank Sesno, President Knapp, and Howard Beales

$3.2 Million Bequest Will Fund Professorship of Accountability in Journalism

October 03, 2016
In an effort to ensure accountability and accuracy are not left behind in the changing landscape of journalism,Char Beales, B.A. ’73 and her husband, have pledged $3.2 million to the GW School of Media and Public Affairs to fund an endowed professorship.