The Women's Leadership Program blog features stories about program alumnae, updates on important events, and showcases the activities going on within the four program cohorts. Use the blog to stay up-to-date on all of the latest news for the program and don't forget to submit your own updates or story ideas!


Hae Jin Son, 2017 Rosenthall Fellow, descusses her experience do far and why she was drawn to the fellowship.

August 02, 2017

"My name is Hae Jin Son, and I am a rising senior majoring in international affairs at the Elliott School of International Affairs.


Kimbery Humphries awardee Nada Kamona discusses her internship experience at the FDA

August 02, 2017

"I am very happy to have received the 2017 Kimberly & Rob Humphries Internship Award.


Armenian Assembly of America Meets with the President of Karabakh

July 25, 2017

I'm a little over halfway through my internship in Armenia. I think [Professor Allendoerfer] will remeber I did my final research paper for [her] class on the war in Nagorno-Karabakh.

Matilda Kreider

Raisin in the Sun Reflection

May 01, 2017

            Experiencing Raisin in the Sun at Arena Stage, surrounded by my wonderful friends, especially those who are women of color, was a fitting way to leave the Women’s L


Reflections on the Women's Leadership Conference 2017

May 01, 2017

             [On March 31st] Women’s Leadership Conference was held on the Mount Vernon Campus at GW.

Valentine Fundraiser

WLP Community Service Project

February 23, 2017

For our WLP community service project, Javeria Khan, Karla Infante, and I teamed up to put together a Valentine’s Day Gram fundraiser to benefit the Syrian American Rescue Network and F

Happy New Year

January 18, 2017

WLP SHM 2015-16 Student Journal Entry: Dr. Julie Segre

December 20, 2016

Last week, the SHM cohort attended lecture by Dr. Julie Segre, Head of Microbial Genomics at the National Human Genome Research Institute.

WLP SHM 2015-16 Alum Journal Entry: Girl Rising

November 04, 2016

"A few weeks ago, I received an invitation to a screening of Girl Rising, and I knew I had to bring along my former students and She's the First GW chapter f

IP at Kennedy Center

WLP Symposium Student Journal Entry: Freeze Frame

October 31, 2016

On Thursday, October 27th, all of WLP went to the Kennedy Center to see the production Freeze Frame.