A Culture of Service

Members of the GW Community including students, faculty and alumni speak on how GW helped shape their experiences in public service.

Community-Engaged Scholarship

Knowledge in Action

The Nashman Center Engaged Scholarship Mini-Grants are designed to: 

  • Promote and support engaged teaching and research;
  • Improve communication among faculty about engaged scholarship; and,
  • Support professional development opportunities related to engaged scholarship.

Funds are available to support:

  • Development of new academic service-learning courses
  • Efforts to engage entire departments community-engaged scholarship through teaching, learning and research
  • Activities that promote individual or group professional development in community-engaged scholarship
  • Ongoing academic service-learning activities
Contact us at  gwsl@gwu.edu

Community-engaged Teaching and Research

Nashman Center staff offer resources and support to faculty and student leaders implementing community engaged-scholarship into their courses and programs. From course development to the Community Engaged-Scholarship Scholars, the Nashman Center works to enhance and grow GW community engaged-scholarship in the District and around the world. In addition, the Nashman Center works to highlight the Engaged Scholarship of faculty and students.

Contact us at  gwsl@gwu.edu.


"Straight Talk From the Street"

Things I Found At StreetSense from Derek Fowler on Vimeo.

On November 17, 2014, The StreetSense Players, under the direction of Leslie Jacobson and Roy Barner, performed "Straight Talk from the Street" in the Marvin Center Amphitheater at the George Washington University. This event was a part of the annual Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week.

Find more videos of the performance on Vimeo.