As Coast Guard officers, alumni like Zeita Merchant, MPA ’10, are trailblazers, lifesavers and among the nation’s leading military minds. Merchant is the third African American woman to attain the rank of captain in Coast Guard history.
Democrats have more faith in state and local elections than Republicans do, according to the interdisciplinary GW Politics Poll. New data shows Republican confidence is lowest in states that President Biden won.
A new study led by Political Science’s Adam Dean found school districts in Iowa were more likely to adopt COVID-19 mask mandates if they had a strong teachers’ union, emphasizing the influence of educators on pandemic safety.
From deciphering troves of big data to exploring the complexities of the human brain, new Columbian College undergraduate degrees seek to prepare students for in-demand expertise in burgeoning professions.