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Innovation for Social Impact

Open, collaborative, and student-driven, GWIC supports hands-on, direct learning experiences and real-world social engagements.

 

LEARN NEW SKILLS

 

MakerSpace

MakerSpace-M06

Learn new skills, meet people, and generate ideas. Make-a-Thing open studio hours are Fridays from noon to 6 pm in Tompkins, MO6.

Virtual Jane team photo with Dr. Goodall

Social Impact Projects

Working in partnership with the Jane Goodall Institute, the Virtual Jane project is making Dr. Goodall’s legacy accessible via an immersive VR/AR learning platform. GWIC is also developing Precious Plastics, a DIY plastics recycling project.

Events & Workshops

Open Studio: Make-a-Thing
Fridays
12:00 – 6:00 pm
Tompkins, M06
Make stuff that matters to you, learn new skills, and meet people. Email us if you want to know more about what we have planned this Friday.

 


Blog

Kelsey Oliver

From the Field

Healthcare is one of our focus areas. Students, faculty, and partners share their perpectives on health.

Randy Graves

Outside the Box

GWIC advisor and rocket scientist Dr. Randy Graves shares his views on what's new outside the box.

Phoenix Price

Green Innovation

Sustainability underwrites our work at GWIC. Freshman engineering student Phoenix Price wants you to know about these important trends.

 


Partners

Nashman Center for Public Service
Office of Sustainability
Corcoran School of Art and Design
School of Medicine
School of Nursing
School of Business
Jane Goodall Institute

ArtReach GW
XPrize
Chalmers University
WDCEP
ACT-IAC
George Hacks
CIBER GW

 

FIND US: At the corner of H and 23rd Streets, NW
GW Innovation Center
Tompkins Hall M06
725 23rd St NW
Washington, DC 20052

 

CONTACT US: [email protected]

FOLLOW US: @gwinnovationcenter

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