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GW Alumnus Andre Douglas Named NASA Astronaut Candidate

Andre DouglasGeorge Washington University alumnus Andre Douglas, Ph.D. ‘21, has been selected to join NASA’s 2021 astronaut candidate class, the first new class of astronauts announced in four years. The 35-year-old Virginia native earned a doctorate in systems engineering from the GW School of Engineering and Applied Science. 

Flex-Start Program for SEAS MS Students

Flex-Start IconOur Flex-Start program offers admitted master’s degree students the ability to start their MS degree program online and is ideal for admitted students who may be impacted by travel restrictions or visa delays. Visit our Flex-Start program page for more information.

Dr. Szajnfarber to lead $3m NSF grant for research on AI to transform the future of work

NSF ProfessorsDr. Zoe Szajnfarber is the principal investigator on this interdisciplinary grant from the National Science Foundation. She will work with colleagues in the Engineering Management and Systems Engineering department and the Computer Science department to develop a new model for graduate education.