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Georgetown MBAs win Fuels Institute case competition
MBAs Win Fuels Institute’s Student Competition
MBAs Win Fuels Institute’s Student Competition

Three students from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business took top honors at the 2017 Fuels Institute Case Competition in Denver, Colorado, for their proposal on incorporating...

Empowering Women in Global Supply Chains
Empowering Women in Global Supply Chains

In a small, rural village in Masoro, Rwanda, more than 150 women make high quality handbags that end up on the shelves of one of the biggest names in fashion: Kate Spade & Company.

The...

Greg Coleman and Arthur Minson Speak at Commencement
Executives from WeWork and BuzzFeed Address Business Graduates
Executives from WeWork and BuzzFeed Address Business Graduates

Staying true to one’s values and spreading good karma are just some of the advice bestowed upon the Georgetown McDonough School of Business Class of 2017. [...

Dean Williamson and Valedictorians
Undergraduate Students and Faculty Honored at Tropaia
Undergraduate Students and Faculty Honored at Tropaia

Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business recognized students graduating with honors from the Undergraduate Program Friday, May 19, during the school’s annual Tropaia.

The students heard...

Industry Experts Discuss Sustainability of Fast Fashion
Industry Experts Discuss Sustainability of Fast Fashion

As retail companies respond to the demand to provide consumers with more, cheaper, and faster products, many leading fashion companies have gained reputations for being polluters, human rights...

Students Win Top 100 DMV Entrepreneurs Second Challenge Cup
Students Win Top 100 DMV Entrepreneurs Second Challenge Cup

In March, Georgetown students Shivum Bharill (C’17) and Rainier Go (C’17) competed against students from nine other local universities to win the Top 100 DMV (District of Columbia, Maryland and...

The Executive Challenge: MBAs Challenged by Alumni for Final Exam
The Executive Challenge: MBAs Challenged by Alumni for Final Exam

Why would someone want to be led by you? That is the key question asked of all Georgetown McDonough MBA students in the required Leadership Communications course.

To help students...

Febin Bellamy and Oneil Batchelor
Success Stories
Success Stories

Senior Febin Bellamy created Unsung Heroes to celebrate the often invisible workers who keep Georgetown University running. The campus community didn’t just notice; it took action....

Thanks for Sharing
Thanks for Sharing

Georgetown alumni reveal what makes the sharing economy tick. Spoiler alert: It goes way beyond sharing.
By Sona Pai
Illustration by Peter and Maria Hoey

The...

60 Years of Research
Research Evolved
Research Evolved

At age 60, Georgetown McDonough has a thriving business research enterprise. Faculty who helped shape that culture recall what it took to get here.
By Melanie D.G. Kaplan...

Professor Gilles Hilary
The (Over) Optimists
The (Over) Optimists

Research ties a CEO’s degree of optimism and confidence to a company’s performance
By Bob Woods
Photo by Drake Sorey

The CEO of a company sits in the catbird...

Georgetown McDonough Recognized by AACSB as a Leader in Entrepreneurial Education
Georgetown McDonough Recognized by AACSB as a Leader in Entrepreneurial Education

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) recognized the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative for its commitment to creating and...

FT Ranks Georgetown Executive Custom Programs 4th
Financial Times Ranks Executive Custom Programs #4 in U.S.
Financial Times Ranks Executive Custom Programs #4 in U.S.

Georgetown McDonough’s Executive Custom Programs are ranked #4 in the United States and #15 in the world, according to the latest...

Jeff Immelt speaks at Georgetown
GE CEO Jeff Immelt Discusses Globalization
GE CEO Jeff Immelt Discusses Globalization

Jeff Immelt, the chairman and CEO of General Electric (GE), visited Georgetown University on May 4 to discuss globalization and the role of private and public leaders in ensuring the ability of...

Greg Coleman and Arthur Minson
BuzzFeed, WeWork Leaders to Speak at Commencement Ceremonies
BuzzFeed, WeWork Leaders to Speak at Commencement Ceremonies

President of BuzzFeed Gregory Gerard Coleman (B’76) and President and CFO of WeWork Arthur “Artie” Minson Jr. (B’92) will speak at this year’s commencement events for Georgetown University’s...

MBA Students, Faculty Honored at Awards Ceremony
MBA Students, Faculty Honored at Awards Ceremony

The Georgetown McDonough MBA Program celebrated the end of the 2016-17 academic year on May 2 with an awards ceremony and barbecue to recognize the accomplishments of students, faculty, and staff...

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