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Explore Our City

Whether it is through students out in the community for the Month of Volunteerism, our Executive Master’s in Leadership program for D.C. Public School principals, or our MBAs working on the mayor’s five-year development plan, Georgetown McDonough is making a big impact in Washington, D.C.

Connect with Thought Leaders, Lawmakers, and Cultural Icons

Washington, D.C., is home to government agencies, international bodies, global business leaders, and non-governmental organizations. The concentration of power, influence, and opportunities in the nation’s capital is unmatched. Georgetown McDonough’s setting within this environment provides a unique opportunity for students to extend their learning beyond the classroom and engage local leaders in discussions and debates.

Building on its global business focus, McDonough has established strong connections with the federal government and the international community. Georgetown students interact directly with a number of Washington, D.C.-based research, government, and cultural institutions, including:

  • The Brookings Institute
  • The Cato Institute
  • The Corcoran Gallery of Art
  • The Folger Shakespeare Library
  • The International Monetary Fund
  • The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
  • The Library of Congress
  • The National Archives
  • The National Endowment for the Humanities
  • The National Geographic Society
  • The National Institutes of Health
  • The National Museum for Women in the Arts
  • The National Research Council
  • The National Science Foundation
  • The National Trust for Historic Preservation
  • The Newseum
  • The Securities and Exchange Commission
  • The Smithsonian Institution
  • The Supreme Court
  • The United States Capitol
  • The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
  • The White House
  • The World Bank