The Sept. 27 World Tourism Day forum — jointly hosted by GWSB’s International Institute of Tourism Studies and the Center for Responsible Travel — was featured in a CNN article, “Can the world be saved from overtourism?”
Professor Danny Leipziger has been asked by the president of the World Bank to give advice to the government of Uzbekistan, and is now helping establish an international advisory group as the country undertakes major economic reforms.
The Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center (GFLEC) has issued a call for papers for the 5th Cherry Blossom Financial Education Institute. A $5,000 research award will be given for the best submission.
Karen Thornton, director of GWSB’s Master of Science in Government Contract and GW Law School’s Government Procurement Law programs, recently was the subject of Contract Management magazine’s “Executive Interview” feature.