Making the News


Aaron Kwittken

GW Alumnus Joins SMPA National Council

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

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


Nasser Diallo

Building a New Start at SMPA

From political asylum, Nasser Diallo arrived in the U.S. speaking only French. Now, with support from the SMPA community, he's on a path for success in politics.

Healthy You Podcast

Healthy You Podcast

In partnership with the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health, we bring you the COVID-19 series, Healthy You: Surviving a Pandemic.  

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Conversation Series

Sean Spicer and Frank Sesno


The Conversation Series brings prominent decision-makers and journalists to campus for discussions on current events, politics, the media and their take on the world around us.

The series is moderated by Frank Sesno, the SMPA director and a former CNN correspondent, anchor and D.C. bureau chief.

Recent speakers include Chuck Todd, Sean Spicer and Nancy Pelosi.


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