• Colonials Weekend 2020: Bring Your Own Buff & Blue

    Colonials Weekend: Bring Your Own Buff & Blue

BYOBB – Bring Your Own Buff & Blue!


CW: A Virtual Experience

Thursday, October 1 – Saturday, October 3

Thank you for participating in our first virtual CW! Recordings of select sessions at CW20 can be found below.

GW Troubadours Alumni: “I Can’t Get Next to You: Pandemic Edition


Will Alexander, III, SEAS BS '04, GWSB MBA '06, takes you on a quick tour of the CW site and shares an overview of the day's virtual program.

Welcome to CW

GWAA President Richard Jones, LAW JD ‘84, welcomes the GW community to CW and sets the stage for what’s to come.

University Update from Leadership

Hear from President Thomas LeBlanc and new Provost M. Brian Blake about how GW is supporting the university community during an unprecedented year—and how the university is preparing for the future as we approach our bicentennial in 2021.

GW Troubadours Alumni: “That Lonesome Road”

Political Discourse

Emmy Award-winning journalist Frank Sesno, Director of Strategic Initiatives, GW School of Media and Public Affairs, will moderate a panel on race, identity politics, and the 2020 presidential election with some of the best and brightest GW political minds:

  • Zinhle Essamuah, CCAS, BA ’15, MA ‘16, Host and Correspondent, NOWTHIS News
  • Jesse Holland, Assistant Professor, SMPA
  • Reena Ninan, CCAS BA'01, Journalist and/or Founder, Good Trouble Productions

Please save the date for CW21: Friday, October 1 - Sunday, October 3, 2021. We look forward to seeing you—hopefully in person—then!