General News

Panelists Donny James, Ryan Touhill and Lori Metcalf at Pew Charitable Trusts.

Trachtenberg School Professor Co-Hosts Research Events on D.C.'s History of Racial Segregation and Tax Incentives to Lure Business Investment

December 05, 2018

Trachtenberg School Professor and urban policy scholar Leah Brooks is the director of GW’s Center for Washington Area Studies.

GW's Trachtenberg School: Convening Research and Conversations to Forward the Field

October 19, 2018

The George Washington University Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration has been honored to convene experts, academics, practitioners and public servants for discussions on

Trachtenberg School Celebrates Professor David Brunori Becoming NAPA Fellow

October 09, 2018

What’s nonpartisan, nonprofit, Congressionally chartered and connected to 12 current Trachtenberg School professors?

PhD Student News

Brian Weeden Participates in “Future of Space” Panel at Davos

March 01, 2013

Brian Weeden, currently a third year PhD student at the Trachtenberg School, participated in a panel discussion on "The Future of Space" at the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland.

PhD Student Presentation: Deborah Trent

March 01, 2011

In March 2011, Deborah Trent presented "Exploring Diaspora Diplomacy through the Case of U.S. Public Diplomacy toward Lebanon."

Celebrating Walter Mondale

On October 20, 2015 the Trachtenberg School was honored to co-host "Walter Mondale: Living Legacy" with the University of Minnesota Humphrey School of Public Affairs. Relive the day, including Vice President Joe Biden and Walter Mondale in conversation, and many other guests.

Newsletter Archive

Past issues of the Trachtenberg School newsletter are available for download:

August 2014

Fall/Winter 2013

Spring 2013

Fall 2012

Spring 2012

Fall 2011

Spring 2011

Fall 2010

Spring 2010


News Coverage

"Interview on US Presidential Election," Al-Nahar TV News, Egypt, November 2016.

"Election Night News Coverage," WJLA-TV Morning Talk Show, November 2016.