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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.

 

NEXT LEVEL: GW-Chalmers University Biomedical Capstone Projects

 

 

MakerSpace

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Make-a-Thing open studio hours are cancelled until further notice.

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

NEXT LEVEL: BIOMEDICAL SOLUTIONS AND GLOBAL UNIVERSITY PARTNERSHIPS—Inaugural GW Engineering + Chalmers University Collaboration Biomedical Capstone Projects
Thursday, May 14th
12:00 – 1:00 pm EDT (6:00 pm in Sweden)
Live on GW Innovation Center’s Facebook page
Next Level is a joint celebration of the inaugural collaboration between Sweden’s University of Technology and SEAS. Designed to expose students from each university to commercialization and technical prototyping, the collaboration involved Chalmer’s Entrepreneurship and Strategy Program, GW’s Biomedical Engineering Department, and two senior biomedical capstone design teams. Following introductory remarks by the founders of this global partnership, SEAS student teams will introduce their projects, show a video, and take live questions from the audience.

 


Blog

Randy Graves

Outside the Box

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

COVID-19 photo

Help Fight COVID-19

Stay up-to-date with the interesting projects and analyses we highlight on our COVID-19 blog.

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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