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Alumni of the Graduate School of Political Management (GSPM) make a mark on the world wherever their career paths take them. They permeate the upper echelons of elected politics, public affairs, NGOs, issue advocacies, and trade associations around the world. There are no limits to where a GSPM degree can lead. We invite our growing GSPM alumni network of more than 4,500 alumni to connect with us and each other, as well as the extensive GW alumni network of 320,000+ alumni worldwide.


Featured Events

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Professional Access Roundtables

Introducing a new "Professional Access Roundtable" series of events, where alumni, students, and employers connect and network while discussing current hot topics within their professions and disciplines. These small-group, semi-structured conversations are designed to catalyze an exchange of ideas and experience to enhance students’ professional development and build community. These events will be hosted online and at multiple campus locations several times a year.


Toast the Network & Alumni Awards

The annual Toast the Network event brings together members of the Graduate School of Political Management (GSPM) community to celebrate the graduating students and recognize the accomplishments of the Alumni Achievement Award winners. Students, alumni, faculty and staff toast the graduates as they join the alumni network and forge new connections. The annual tradition is a testament to the strength of the GSPM community and the power of collaboration.



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Career Services & Mentoring

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Career Services for Students & Alumni

At GSPM, our Career Services division provides the resources, strategies and connections necessary to advance your desired career path. We offer a variety of workshops, seminars and training programs that focus on skill-building and career advancement.

More Info about Career Services

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GSPM Board of Advisors Mentoring

Our Board of Advisors is a collection of esteemed mentors and advisors who offer invaluable guidance to help you navigate your career path. Board members provide a fresh perspective, constructive feedback and a wealth of experience to help you make informed decisions and achieve your goals.

More Info about Board Mentoring


Share Your Success Story

Know a GSPM alum doing great things? Want to tell us about your latest professional achievements? We are proud to highlight the accomplishments of GSPM graduates.
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More Ways to Connect & Get Involved

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There are many volunteer opportunities at GSPM, such as serving as a panelist at an event or mentoring a student. Find out about other ways you can help GSPM by volunteering.

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Gifts to GSPM help to ensure its strength by supporting institutional priorities including scholarships, academic programs, research and faculty support.




Mastering the Room
Political Podcast

Mastering the Room is a bite-sized podcast from GW’s Graduate School of Political Management, hosted by political analyst and professor Casey Burgat. In less time than the average morning commute, you’ll get smarter on today’s issues with information and perspectives you won’t get anywhere else.

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