Kerry Washington, Scandal star and George Washington University alumna (class of 1998), will deliver the address at the school's annual graduation ceremony.
The ceremony will take place on the National Mall on May 19. It will be broadcast live on ABC7.
“She has captured the imagination of our students, and they will benefit greatly, as they head out into the world, from hearing her perspective both as an alumna and as a highly successful actor on stage, in film and on television," George Washington President Steven Knapp said in a statement.
Read more here.
Irish Eyes will be smiling at Juniper’s St. Patrick’s Day Dining
All-day Irish Breakfast
Eggs any style, Grilled Tomato,
Baked Northern Beans
Boudin Noir, Amish sausage,
Grilled Toast with Liver Sausage $19
Saturday, March 16th and Sunday March 17th.
St Patties Day Brunch ...
Carving: Carved Leg of Lamb,
Mint Lamb Sauce, Cottage Pie; Angus Beef with Parsnip Puree and Peas
Potatoes Colcannon with Kale, Scallions and Irish butter
Corned Beef and Cabbage
Guinness Glazed Carrots &
unlimited Guinness Beer $56
Sunday, March 17th from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
In the Loggia Lounge
Irish Soda Bread with Irish Butter and Honey $3
Fried Irish Cheddar Sticks,
Cumberland Sauce $10
Luck of the Irish Burger ...
Grilled Beef and Lamb Patty, Irish Cheddar, Corned Beef and Kale Slaw $14
Saturday, March 16 and Sunday March 17th.
Music in the Loggia
Irish Music on Sunday, March 17th
5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Fairmont Washington, D.C., Georgetown
2401 M Street, NW, 20037
At Tudor Place now, Window on Washington showcases objects both familiar and "new" (very old, but new to Tudor Place and the public).
From egg roll to school field tips, traveling lectures, Home History Days and oh yes, that FABULOUS garden with tennis court, boxwoods, bowling green and Japanese tea house.
Visit Tudor Place for a complete schedule of activities.
Tudor Place is located at 1644 31st Street.