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Spring 2018 - Free Group Exercise Classes

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The Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences is happy to announce the schedule of Free GW Faculty and Staff Group Exercise Classes for the Spring 2018 semester. Classes will follow the Academic Calendar. The first day of free classes will be Tuesday, January 16, with the last day of free classes being held on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. No classes during breaks or holidays. 

Yoga: Mondays and Fridays, 12-12:50pm, GWSPH B119 Studio – Please bring your own mat. Please arrive on time. 
HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training): Tuesdays and Thursdays 12-12:30pm, GWSPH B112A – Prepare to give it your all for 30 minutes.
Zumba: Not available for the Spring 2018 semester. Will resume in May for Summer 2018.

**New class: Meditation: Thursdays 12:15-12:45pm, Classroom GWSPH 500C – learn to find peace in stress. Please note updated classroom number.

Free for Spring 2018 only

Functional Training: Mondays and Wednesdays 1-1:50pm, GWSPH B112A.  Participants will learn methods that will improve both static posture and dynamic movement. These exercises will aim to improve balance, intermuscular coordination, proprioceptive awareness, strength and power.  

To be eligible for these classes the designation on your GWorld card should list Faculty or Staff.  Please arrive to class on time to avoid disruption.

For more information please contact the LSPA Program Office at or 202-994-6280.


Past Events

Honoree with President LeBlanc at Career Milestones Event

Career Milestones

GW's annual Career Milestones Celebration honors those who have achieved milestones (every five years of service at GW).

A ceremony and luncheon honoring employees who have achieved 20 or more years of serive at GW was held on December 18, 2017 in the Marvin Center Grand Ballroom.

A ceremony and reception honoring employees who had achieved milestones of five, ten, or fifteen years of service was held on December 20, 2017.

Pictures from both events are on our photo albums page.

If you were recognized with a service award and have questions about the event, please contact Brenda Singletary at


Employees at PTBGW Festival

Proud to Be GW Festivals

To express our gratitude for your hard work and dedication, all employees are invited to the annual Proud to Be GW employee celebrations, which are held on the Foggy Bottom and Virginia Science & Technology campuses. This year, both celebrations highlighted a meet and greet with GW's 17th President, Thomas LeBlanc. The events also provided afternoons of music, food, and games. This year's celebrations took place on August 10 at the Foggy Bottom Campus and August 22 at the VSTC. Find pictures from both events on our photo albums page.

GW In Touch

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