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Join the UHP BIPOC Collective!

Check out this message from the heads of the UHP BIPOC Collective! New Program Alert! We can all feel a little spread out in the UHP, especially with this virtual semester. If you would like to be a part of a new collective looking to engage and uplift POC in the UHP...

Weekly Contests, (F)Riddle Fridays, and Townhouse Tokens in Fall 2020

If you took part in the Digital Townhouse Project last semester, you likely remember our Riddles of the Day, our Weekly Contests, and the rewards that awaited you in both: Townhouse Tokens. Well, I’ve got some good news! They’re coming back—though they’ll be a little...

UHP Trivia Night with PA Nicky – 9/14

That’s right folks, we’ve got a trivia night coming up! Come around the Digital Townhouse (ha, ha) and join Peer Advisor Nicky and Program Coordinator Josh for an evening of trivial fun! We’ll have teams, we’ll have questions, we’ll have...

Microsoft Teams – The Newest Realm of the Digital Townhouse!

The Digital Townhouse Project is going to look a little different this year– and we’re not sure exactly the extent of that yet– but one thing we do know? We’re adding a platform for you all to build community amongst each other, outside of...

How to Be an Online Student Workshop

The recording of this event is located above, and you can find more tips here. Transitioning to online learning is really, really tough. It’s a whole new way of learning, and we’re all learning how to do it at the same time! But we’re gonna get...

Recent Posts

Weekly Contest 9/22: From Tea into Beauty

Hello UHPers! Last week I told you all to write your name as large as possible using only household objects. And you did! The largest name was written by Parker Blackwell– you can see hers below: And there it is. Now for THIS WEEK’s CONTEST: Make something...

Finding Community at GW

Check out the following discourse about finding community, even in this virtual semester. Like many incoming first year students, I struggled a lot in finding community within GW. My first year I shopped around with student organizations, met loads of fellow students,...

Apply to train as a Writing Center consultant!

Apply to train as a Writing Center consultant! Do you love to write? Are you the person to whom friends always turn to say, “Hey, could you help me with this paper?” If so, please apply to be a peer undergraduate consultant!  The GW Writing Center is a...

Community Life

Weekly Contest 9/22: From Tea into Beauty

Hello UHPers! Last week I told you all to write your name as large as possible using only household objects. And you did! The largest name was written by Parker Blackwell– you can see hers below: And there it is. Now for THIS WEEK’s CONTEST: Make something...

Finding Community at GW

Check out the following discourse about finding community, even in this virtual semester. Like many incoming first year students, I struggled a lot in finding community within GW. My first year I shopped around with student organizations, met loads of fellow students,...

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