News Archives

News articles and press releases previously featured on the Office for Study Abroad site.

GW USingers in South Africa

USingers Achieve Harmony Abroad

July 29, 2013

The George Washington University Singers (USingers) recently traveled to South Africa, where they performed, studied, and participated in service projects. The international cultural exchange experience was the basis for a study abroad course supported by GW's music department and the Office for Study Abroad.

Egypt on Globe

Study Abroad in Egypt Suspended for Fall

July 17, 2013

The university is canceling study abroad plans for Egypt for the fall semester because of concerns about safety. Eight George Washington students were planning to study in the country.The decision was made by the Office of International Programs in consultation with the Office for Study Abroad and leadership in the relevant graduate programs. Faculty and staff experts on study abroad safety and the region also informed the determination.