Skip to main content

Newsroom

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.

Sort By:

Select Category In the News School News Press Releases

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.

Select CategoryIn the NewsNewsPress Release

Betsy Page Sigman
For Time Warner Cable, More Network Means More Problems
Though the completion of a merger with Comcast is many months away—at least 2015, according to the latest predictions from Comcast’s chief executive, Brian Roberts—a merger between the two largest...
Georgetown Biz School Dean Taps President John DeGioia For the #IceBucketChallenge
MBA students at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business took the plunge Saturday and accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge from the UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School. In the Jesuit...
Ice bucket challenge
MBAs and Dean Thomas Respond To Ice Bucket Challenge

MBA students, as well as Georgetown McDonough faculty and staff, gathered outside of the Hariri Building Friday to participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. [...

Rebecca Cassidy
Undergraduate Office of Professional Development Ready to Serve Students

This September, undergraduate business students will have a new career resource on campus – the Office of Professional Development, located in Shea Commons of the Hariri Building.

Designed...

New Faculty
Eight New Faculty Join Georgetown McDonough

This August, eight new full-time faculty members joined Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business.

“We are delighted to welcome our new faculty...

Meet the Georgetown MBA Class of 2016
What do you get when you combine a race car driver, a former Saturday Night Live intern and an Olympic weightlifting coach? The potential cast of a daytime sitcom and a portion of this year’s...
Brand Loyalty’s Role in Buying
"The brand must align with our views and the way people see us," said Marlene Morris Towns, professor of marketing at Georgetown University in Washington. "You're a Brooks...
Europeans Pay Ransoms, Should U.S.?
Chris Voss, former FBI hostage negotiator and adjunct professor, appeared live on CNN’s News Room.
The Upside to Large Competitors
The article is a preview of forthcoming research by Assistant Professor Neeru Pahari and her colleagues: Large competitors are often viewed as a major threat for startups and small companies; big...
VC/DC: The Patent Crisis Deteriorates
The post is the first in series by Larry Downes, senior industry and innovation fellow at the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy: This week, Forbes Senior Online Editor Kashmir Hill and...
Disruptive Forces in Real Estate
Matthew Cypher, director of the Real Estate Finance Initiative and professor of the practice in real estate finance, wrote an article in the July/August issue of Urban Land Magazine: The pace of...
"What's in a Title?" A Webinar on the Communications Act and the Power It Confers on the FCC Related to Broadband

Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy to Host Webinar, September 4

WHAT:  The Georgetown Center...

IEX Founder Brad Katsuyama Aims to Change How U.S. Stock Markets Function
By seeking to expand, IEX is also becoming a bigger target. “You can expect the existing players to fight for their market share, which they’ve been doing for years in a dog-eat-dog business,” James...
Goldman Sachs: The U.S. Expansion Ain't Dead. It's Not Even Old
Antonio Fatas is a senior policy scholar at the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy: “The September 2014 recession?” is the headline on a blog post this week by Antonio Fatas, an...
How Trendify is Predicting the Success (and Failure) of Startups
Most rising sophomores are still debating what major to declare going into their second year of college. Rahul Desai has known his calling since high school, possibly even before…A go-getter enrolled...
Christine Porath
Treated Poorly in the Workplace?
The article features a Q&A with Christine Porath.

Pages