George Washington University
George Washington University is a private research university in Washington, D.C. with approximately 26,000 students in total of which 11,000 are undergraduate students. Just four blocks away from the White House, GW’s campus is located right in the heart of D.C., surrounded by history. D.C. has also become a great college town with five universities in the city.
Famous "Colonial" alumni include Kerry Washington - actress (Scandal), Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis - former First Lady of the United States, Alec Baldwin - actor, and Ina Garten - Food Network chef.
Sarah just graduated from GW last May!
Colette is from Flemington, New Jersey and she is in her Sophomore year. One quirky fact about Colette..."I am a fencer!"
Fun fact about George Washington University:
Sarah - The DC food culture is really up and coming. There are lots of great places opening up since the city got several Michelin star restaurants last fall.
Colette - It is best to see the monuments at night.
Diner and Favorite Dish:
Sarah - DGS Deli, Latkes.
Night Spot for Music:
Sarah - Jazz in the Garden (summer).
Sarah - Sauf Haus (not really a dive but a fun deck area).
Sarah - Bridge Street Books.
Where is your favorite spot on campus to hang:
Colette - Kogan Plaza.