The FINAL LAP: Fall Edition

The Final Lap Fall Edition 2018
The FINAL LAP is a week of de-stress events for GW students during the finals season. From GW's annual Midnight Breakfast tradition to FREE chair massages, the FINAL LAP provides a variety of ways for students to take a breath so they can be at their best for finals!

Check out our full schedule of events!
Monday, Dec. 10

Midnight Breakfast 
10:30pm - 12:30am
The Charles E. Smith Center

Sponsor: The Center for Student Engagement

Midnight Breakfast is an annual tradition that invites students to take a break from studying for final exams and enjoy some food and fun! Faculty and staff volunteer and connect with students throughout the event by serving food or hosting an activity. 

Tuesday, Dec. 11

FREE Aromatherapy Yoga
6:30 - 7:20pm
Lerner Health and Wellness Center
Multi-Purpose Studio, 2nd Floor

Sponsor: Lerner Health and Wellness Center

Need a little clarity, focus and stress relief? Take a break for some self-care! This class will focus on relaxing the body with soothing scents. Aromatherapy utilizes essential oils to improve mental and physical well-being, leaving your mind clear and body energized! The class is open to all levels.

Wednesday, Dec. 12

Breakfast Break
9 - 11am
Gelman Library, in front of Room 219

Sponsor: Colonial Health Center and the Division of Safety and Security

Start your day off with a breakfast snack! Come grab a granola bar, fruit and a cup of coffee to power you through the finals season!

Jingle Paws
Noon - 4pm
District House, Room B114

Sponsor: Office of Military and Veteran Student Services

Come enjoy cookies and lovable, friendly four-legged friends with members of the GW Veterans Community and Veterans Moving Forward as we ring in the end of the semester by taking holiday pictures. Come one, come all to enjoy this festive event to de-stress and unwind.

Thursday, Dec. 13

FREE Chair Massages
District House B114

Sponsor: Colonial Health Center

Join us for a moment of relaxation. Professional massage therapists from Eye Street Massage Therapy will be present to offer free chair massages. Sign-ups will take place during the event.

ALL WEEK LONG, Dec. 11-21

10 Group Fitness Classes for $10
Lerner Health and Wellness Center

Sponsor: Lerner Health and Wellness Center

Students can purchase a package of 10 classes for $10 (package expires Dec. 22, 2018). Visit the Campus Recreation website for the Finals Group Fitness Schedule.


Questions? Contact [email protected]