About Our Center

The Center for Civic Engagement and Public Service aims to integrate civic engagement into George Washington University’s educational work. We focus GW’s resources to meet community needs beyond the campus, promote active citizenship in a diverse democracy, and enhance teaching, learning and scholarship at GW.

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Recent News


University to Honor King’s Legacy During Annual Day of Service

January 14, 2015

New workshops, mobile service projects on campus planned for MLK Jr. Day volunteer event.

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Sustainable Engineering: One Eco-Brick at a Time

January 14, 2015

Green construction, community health, education among topics explored on Alternative Winter Break trips.


GW Volunteers to Provide Nearly 7,000 Service Hours on Alternative Break Trips

January 05, 2015

Students, faculty, staff members are serving in four domestic, three international communities.