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Georgetown McDonough students, faculty, and staff are newsmakers, whether being featured in the press, in the award-winning Georgetown Business magazine, or on social media. Learn more about the Office of Marketing and Communications, and find access to the school's media kit, downloadable images, and more.

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Betsy Page Sigman
EBay Spins Off PayPal Into Fast-Changing World Of Mobile Payments
"PayPal made it possible for people to pay on the Internet," recalls Betsy Page Sigman, a business professor at Georgetown University. "So they didn't have to bring out their...
Georgetown Will Now Offer Startup Stipends to Student Entrepreneurs
A new program announced by Founding Director of the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative Jeff Reid and alumna Victoria Schramm will provide Startup Stipends to help out graduating seniors with the...
Wall Street’s Young Bankers Are Still Mostly White and Male, Report Says
New York University, the No.2 school for two years running, experienced a 17 percent increase in graduates entering finance. Georgetown University rose to No.3 this year from No.7 last year, with a...
FCC’s Rosenworcel: D.C. Needs to Get in the Silicon Valley ‘Sandbox'
“The traditional regulatory process can be cumbersome,” FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel said Tuesday during a panel discussion at Georgetown University. “It can be risk averse and hostile to new...
The Free-Trade Way to Job Growth
Research by Andrew B. Bernard at Dartmouth and J. Bradford Jensen at Georgetown, as well as my own, has long documented that workers at globally engaged companies tend to earn more than workers at...
Want a Job on Wall Street? Go to UPenn or Georgetown
To get a job on Wall Street, you need tenacity, above average math skills and, it appears, a degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Georgetown or Yale.
Sunita Sah
Disclosing Conflicts of Interest Has Unintended Effects
Disclosures appeal to patients, who want to know whether their doctors are compromised by industry ties, says Sunita Sah, an ethicist at Georgetown University in Washington D.C. Sah has found that...
Expand Automated Trading Safeguards to Include Brokerages, SEC Members Say
“The real case for applying it to internalizers is they are such an important feature in the market that if they have a serious technology issue, it could have serious consequences for liquidity and...
LinkedIn Names Georgetown a Top University for Investment Banking, Finance, and Marketing

Recent Georgetown University graduates have the best career outcomes in the field of investment banking, according to new university rankings by LinkedIn. Georgetown also ranked third in finance...

Students gathered for Georgetown Entrepreneurship Day on Sept. 19, 2014.
Georgetown University to Offer Innovative Funding to Boost Budding Entrepreneurs

Starting next semester, Georgetown University students with entrepreneurial ambitions could be one step closer to making those dreams a reality, thanks to a new program that will offer Startup...

17 Career Lessons & Insights to Moving Up
In a post on her LinkedIn Blog, Jennifer Dalton reflects on valuable career lessons she learned at the Georgetown University Women’s Leadership Initiative, which was hosted at the McDonough School of...
For Sale: My Data
Ishani Banerji, research director for the Georgetown Institute for Consumer Research, in an op-ed for Huffington Post’s business section: “Everything about us--how much we sleep, how many calories we...
Mentors, Initiative Can Help Women Succeed in Business, Society for Human Resource Management
When it comes to getting ahead in business, women need to be more proactive about their careers. That was the focus of a panel discussion held at Georgetown University’s Annual Conference for Women...
Shari Hubert
The Georgetown McDonough MBA: Everything You Need to Know
Accepted.com sits down with Shari Huber, Associate Dean of MBA Admissions at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business for an overview of what's new and exciting at the school.
Georgetown University Showcases Global Executive MBA in Ghana

Elie Farhat, Assistant Dean for Executive Outreach from Georgetown University, in Washington DC is in Accra to highlight innovative the highly innovative Georgetown- ESADE Global Executive MBA....

VC/DC: Net Neutrality at Home, TTIP Abroad. Moving Towards the Center?
Larry Downes, senior industry and innovation fellow at the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy, writes in an op-ed regarding the debate on net neutrality: “Many of the arguments and...

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