Recent News and Press Releases

  • Georgetown Hosts Honest Tea Founder

    Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will host Seth Goldman, co-founder and TeaEO of Honest Tea, the nation’s top-selling organic bottled tea company. The event is part of the school’s Stanton Distinguished Leaders Series, which regularly brings business leaders to campus to interact with students.

    Goldman will share personal insights and business lessons, as well as talk about his new business book in comic form, Mission in a Bottle, which examines the journey of creating a mission-driven world business in a profit-driven world.

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  • Implementing the Affordable Care Act

    Washington, D.C. – The Global Social Enterprise Initiative (GSEI) at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and the National Restaurant Association (NRA) have partnered to explore the challenges and complexities related to implementing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) within the restaurant and foodservice industry.

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  • Global Embassy Series Hosts OAS Ambassador

    Ambassador Jorge Hevia, Permanent Observer of Spain to the Organization of American States (OAS), spoke to undergraduate and graduate business students about the role of Latin America in the global economy on October 16. The ambassador’s visit was part of the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Global Embassy Series where challenges and opportunities in Latin America are discussed.

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  • Executive MBA Programs Rise in Financial Times Rankings

    The Financial Times has listed two Georgetown University McDonough School of Business programs among the world’s best Executive MBA Programs.

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  • MBA Student Blogs About Choosing Georgetown

    Ashley Clausnitzer, a Georgetown McDonough first-year MBA student and Forté Foundation Fellow, is writing a blog for the Forté Foundation’s website about her experience choosing to attend the McDonough School of Business. The blog offers advice to prospective graduate students on choosing the right fit for graduate education.

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  • McDonough Ranks No. 8 for Social Media has ranked Georgetown McDonough No. 8 for its social media presence among other MBA programs.  As of press time, Georgetown McDonough has over 42,500 Twitter followers and more than 4,800 Facebook “Likes”. Join the conversation by following @msbgu on Twitter and liking the school’s Facebook page at

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  • Sunita Sah’s Research Published in Ethics Journal

    Sunita Sah, an assistant professor of business ethics at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, recently had a paper published in the Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics. Sah is the author of “Physicians under the Influence: Social Psychology and Industry Marketing Strategies,” part of a symposium on institutional corruption and pharmaceutical policy. The journal also includes 16 articles on the sources of institutional corruption, how it occurs, and what is corrupted. The symposium was published in conjunction with the Edmund J.

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  • Christopher Long Receives Best Paper Award at Management Theory Conference

    Christopher Long, assistant professor of management at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, was honored with the “Best Paper” award at the Management Theory Conference held in San Francisco on September 28. The paper is titled “Authority and Action through the Eyes of the Manager: The Roles of Control, Trust, and Fairness.” 

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  • Georgetown McDonough's Global Business Initiative Presents Back in Business

    The Global Business Initiative at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business presents Back in Business: How Competitiveness Re-emerges in the United States as it Moves from Manufacturing to Brainfacturing.

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  • Undergraduate Students Visit the Ronald Reagan Building

    Undergraduate marketing research students at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business visited and toured the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center with Adjunct Professor David Ashley on September 20.

    The students heard from Doug Barry, senior trade specialist, U.S. Commercial Service for the U.S. Department of Commerce who was their guest speaker. They also met with Tony Overton, who represents the General Services Administration as director of the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center.

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