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Career Milestones

Employees at Career Milestones Celebration


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

In order to better align recognition of milestones to the calendar year, the event is now held annually in December.

20+ Years of Service – Ceremony and Luncheon 
December 18, 2017 12pm – 2pm 
Marvin Center Grand Ballroom 
5, 10, 15 Years of Service – Ceremony and Reception 
December 20, 2017 2pm – 3:30pm 
Lisner Auditorium (Ceremony)/Marvin Center Grand Ballroom (Reception)
If you're being recognized with a service award and have questions about the event, please contact Brenda Singletary at

Past Events

Picture from the Fall Employee Baby Shower

Fall Employee Baby Shower

Soon-to-be GW parents were celebrated at GW's Biannual Employee Baby Shower on Monday, October 2, from 3:00-5:00 pm, specially planned for GW faculty, staff, and their significant others. The shower, held twice a year, is a fun and supportive way to learn about helpful GW benefits such as paid parental leave, childcare, breastfeeding support, and back up care. Congratualations attendees and their families! See pictures from the Fall 2017 Employee Baby Shower.

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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GW In Touch is a publication of GW's Human Resources division. It is your source for news and information related to wellness, benefits, pay, and your career here at GW.

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