Cooperative Management of Protected Areas and National Park – Case study: Healing Island, Yeongsando

Most of the national parks in South Korea have beautiful natural ecosystems and are preserved in farming and fishing villages. In these villages, most of the local residents living there are aging, and labor production is gradually decreasing, requiring new alternatives to revitalize these village communities. Under these circumstances, the Korean National Park Service has […]


Inspire Healing through Art, Painting a Dot Mandala

Prepare for a dynamic group discussion regarding the power of healing through art. We will be painting a dot mandala, created with various tools we have in our home, no brushes will be used. Mandalas are a universal icon of strong spiritual connection in the Buddhist and Hindu religion. The word mandala means circle in […]

GW Tourism Think Tank on Implications of COVID-19 for Entrepreneurs of Tourism Destinations

  Registration has closed for this event.   Speakers:   Ms. Courtney Cacatian Executive Director, Charlottesville Albemarle Convention and Visitors Bureau   Mr. Scott Bricker Interim Vice President, Destination Development at Travel Oregon   Mr. Jack Wert Executive Director, Naples, Marco Island, Everglades Convention & Visitors Bureau   Mr. Barry Biggar President & CEO, Fairfax […]


An Inside look of DC Small Business with Dan Simons

Dan Simons is the Co-Owner of the innovative Farmers Restaurant Group  — majority owned by American family farmers — with a mission to earn farmers a larger share of the food dollar while delivering thoughtfully-sourced, scratch-made food, and exceptional hospitality. Farmers Restaurant Group operates 7 restaurants and 1 distillery throughout the DC, MD, VA, and […]

Marketplace Showcase

Tune in to see up incoming businesses and organizations present on who they are and how they are making a positive impact on the world!

Flourishing in Food Speaker Series: How Tech is Transforming the Food World

Overview of the "Flourishing in Food" Speaker Series The food and beverage industry is expansive. It encompasses a wide variety of unique operations from manufacturing to catering to health innovation and more. And nowadays, there are newer food innovations being discovered and introduced by younger generations. The “Flourishing in Food” Speaker Series is an event […]

Pitch George Information Session

This information session is to learn more about the Annual Pitch George Competition taking place this Fall Semester. It is one of GW's premier entrepreneurial initiatives organized by the GW Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence (CFEE). This "elevator pitch" competition allows young entrepreneurs from any GW school to present their business ideas, get valuable feedback on […]

Entrepreneurial Marketing: Integrating the Dichotomies

The COVID-19 pandemic has demanded a new perspective in managing marketing organizations. True marketers must be able to identify the dichotomies that exist within the organization (between creativity vs productivity, innovation vs improvement, entrepreneurship vs professionalism, and leadership vs management) and integrate them to face the challenges in the time of crisis. Led by: Mr. […]