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75th Anniversary Speaker Series

Advocacy Through Music and Poetry

From the civil rights movement and the Vietnam War, to the fights for women’s and LGBTQ equality, music and poetry have been an integral part of every social justice movement.

Daughters of the Movement

Join us for an intimate discussion with those who know history's civil rights leaders best, two daughters of the movement.

Race, Justice & the American Judicial System

GDS presents the 75th Anniversary Speaker Series kick-off event, featuring the Honorable Andre Davis, the Honorable Casey Cooper, and Attorney General for the District of Columbia Karl Racine.

Spring 2020 Presenters

Three GDS alums posing together

Join GDS alumni Ahmad Jones '14, Khalil Jones '14, and Malik Jones '14 as they demonstrate and share their personal recommendations, tips, and strategies for maintaining your health and wellness (and improving it) while staying at home and keeping it fun! 

Julie Fanburg ’89

Career Conversations During COVID and Beyond: How to Be Prepared for Almost Anything with Julie Fanburg ’89

Andrea Nix Fine & Sean Fine '92

Join Oscar, Emmy, and Peabody award-winning filmmakers Sean Fine '92 and Andrea Nix Fine as they discuss how to use film and storytelling to effect change and create social impact.

Danielle Glosser

Danielle Glosser knows art and the business of art. She works with local artists to empower them as entrepreneurs, from showcase to selling their work.

Dr. Mark Klaiman and Adam Gershowitz

In this presentation, Dr. Mark Klaiman and Adam Gershowitz, DPT, will discuss major causes of low back pain and current treatment modalities, and offer advice on ways to not only manage, but prevent back pain through a healthy lifestyle approach. 

Professors Henry Farrell and Abraham Newman

GDS parent Professor Henry Farrell from George Washington University and colleague Abraham Newman from Georgetown University discuss the global economy amidst the pandemic. 

Meet the Team

Correy Hudson

Director of Alumni Engagement

Joyce DePass

Director of Community Relations