George Washington University Colonials

George Washington University dropping Colonials nickname saying, “this moniker can no longer serve its purpose as a name that unifies”

George Washington University to drop ‘Colonials’ by 2023-24 academic year from Zac Wassink, from www.yardbarker.com College sports teams known as the George Washington Colonials will soon be rebranded. Per the Associated Press (h/t ESPN), George Washington University announced on Wednesday it has decided to drop the “Colonials” name after a special committee determined the moniker George Washington University dropping Colonials nickname saying, “this moniker can no longer serve its purpose as a name that unifies”