Recent News and Press Releases
Former Lockheed Martin Corporation Executive to Join Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business Faculty
Mary M. VanDeWeghe Brings More Than 25 Years of Financial Experience to the Classroom.
Washington, D.C. - Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Dean George G. Daly today announced the appointment of former Lockheed Martin Senior Vice President Mary M. "Meg" VanDeWeghe as professor of the practice in finance. She previously held an academic appointment at the University of Maryland.
All alumni of the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Executive Education programs are invited to attend the following networking and educational events.
For alumni in the government or military
Wednesday, May 13, 2009
"Global Business Diplomacy"
A lecture by Marc Busch, Karl F. Landegger Professor of International Business Diplomacy, School of Foreign Service
On April 29, 2009, a select group of emerging women business leaders from developing countries around the globe gathered at Georgetown University's Mortara Center to meet with Carol Lancaster, professor in the Walsh School of Foreign Service and director of the Mortara Center, and Pietra Rivoli, professor in the McDonough School of Business, as part of the Vital Voices program.
"Community of Achievement - Global Mindset - Leadership - Center of World Politics and Business" Define Georgetown University's
A branding study that administrators in Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business undertook last year identified four defining concepts for the school:
Cynthia S. Shaw
Inaugural BusinessWeek Undergraduate Ranking Lists McDonough Among Top 15
Darby Overseas Investments CEO Richard Frank discussed his work in emerging markets with Georgetown University McDonough School of Business MBA students in the semester's final Leadership Breakfast April 22. Frank, who previously chaired the Private Sector Group at the World Bank and served as the chief finance officer of the International Finance Corporation, started his career as an investment advisor on a two-year assignment in Colombia. "During that period, I gained valuable insights into the challenges of working in developing economies," he said.
Dow Jones Ventures President Ann Sarnoff returned to her alma mater on April 2 to talk to Georgetown University McDonough School of Business students about the media industry and her career and personal leadership philosophy.
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Click the play button below to view a video of George Daly, dean of Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business, and additional BusinessWeek interviews on the topic of internships.
TIAA-CREF President and CEO Roger W. Ferguson Jr. to Address Graduates of Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business I
Commencement to take place Saturday, April 25, 3 p.m.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 24, 2009
Washington, D.C. - Roger W. Ferguson Jr., president and CEO of TIAA-CREF, will address the International Executive MBA graduates of Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business on Saturday, April 25. The commencement will be held in Gaston Hall on the university's campus at 3 p.m.
School Jumps to 19th on the List
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 23, 2009
Washington, D.C. -Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business moved up three places on U.S. News & World Report's list of the best business schools in the country. In "Americaâ€™s Best Graduate Schools 2010," the school ranked 19th among U.S. MBA programs, up from 22nd last year.