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Alison Brooks (L), a professor of anthropology at GW’s Center for the Advanced Study of Human Paleobiology, worked with a team of GW students, international researchers and Kenyan museum personnel in the Olorgesailie Basin.


Gifts to the Center for the Advanced Study of Human Paleobiology support student and faculty research and travel, as well as enrichment activities, including visiting faculty lectures and symposia.

Every gift, large or small, furthers our educational mission and cements the Columbian College’s standing as one of the nation’s preeminent liberal arts colleges.




Ways to Give

  • Give online through our secure donation page.
  • Mail your check, made out to “The George Washington University” and with “Center for the Advanced Study of Human Paleobiology” in the memo line, to

The George Washington University
P.O. Box 98131
Washington, DC 20077-9756

  • Call the GW Division of Development and Alumni Relations at 1-800-789-2611 to make a donation by phone.


Meagan Vakiener, a PhD Student in Human Paleobiology, holds a primate skull

Meagan Vakiener

MS '18, PhD Student in Human Paleobiology

“I have developed science communication techniques beyond just speaking with fellow academics. Being able to communicate the importance of science to the public is an immeasurably valuable skill.”