Recent News and Press Releases

  • New Business School Building Wins Craftsmanship Awards

    Whiting-Turner Contracting Company Honored for Work on Rafik B. Hariri Building

    Washington, D.C. – The Washington Building Congress recently announced that the Whiting-Turner Contracting Company will receive Craftsmanship Awards for its work on the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Rafik B. Hariri Building.

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  • Students Place Second at Battle of the Beltway Case Competition

    A team of undergraduate students in Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and the Walsh School of Foreign Service placed second at the inaugural Battle of the Beltway Federal Consulting Case Competition, sponsored by Deloitte Consulting’s Federal Practice.

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  • Undergraduate Students to Host Case Competition Focused on Non-profits

    Business Strategy Challenge to Feature 15 Schools, Feb. 26-27

    WHAT: Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will host the 2010 Business Strategy Challenge, a case competition that asks teams of undergraduate students to find solutions to a real problem faced by a non-profit organization.

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  • MBA Students Score Case Competition "Hat Trick"

    Georgetown McDonough School of Business Teams Win First Place in Three Separate Case Competitions, Feb. 17-19

    Washington, D.C. – Teams of students from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business MBA Full-Time program have earned first place in three separate case competitions over the past week: the ACG Cup, the Mid-Atlantic Regional Venture Capital Investment Competition, and the San Diego State University International Sports MBA Case Competition.

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  • Snow Make-Up Dates Announced for Global Executive MBA Students

    Classes in the Global Executive MBA (Georgetown Campus) Program that were missed due to recent snow days have been rescheduled in March.

    Friday, March 26, 2010, 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
    (Make-up day for classes missed on Saturday, Dec. 19)
    Organizational Behavior, Professor McCabe

    Friday, March 26, 1:45 to 5 p.m.
    Saturday, March 27, 9 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

    (Make-up day for classes missed on Saturday, Feb. 6)
    Strategic Management, Professor Almeida

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  • ‘Too Big to Fail’ Event Postponed

    New York Times reporter Andrew Ross Sorkin’s discussion of his book, Too Big to Fail, originally scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 18, has been postponed. A new date will be announced soon.

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  • Alumna Receives Emerging Scholar and Mentor Award

    Wendy W. Moe, a graduate of the MBA program at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, is the recipient of the 2010 Erin Anderson Award from the American Marketing Association for an emerging female marketing scholar and mentor.

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  • MBA Students to Host Strategy World Cup Case Competition

    Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business to Host Event April 8-9

    Washington, D.C. – The Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business Graduate Student Consulting Group will host its first Strategy World Cup case competition April 8 and 9, 2010.

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  • REIT CEO Summit Postponed

    Due to expected inclement weather on Tuesday evening, the REIT CEO Summit scheduled to be held at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business on Feb. 9, 2010, has been postponed. The event is being rescheduled, and a new date will be announced soon.

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  • Professor Novelli to Serve on Bipartisan Debt Reduction Task Force

    William Novelli, distinguished professor of the practice at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, has been asked to serve as a member of the Bipartisan Policy Center’s Debt Reduction Task Force.

    Co-chaired by former Senator Pete Domenici and Alice Rivlin, the Domenici-Rivlin Task Force will develop a comprehensive, balanced, and politically viable package of spending reductions and revenue increases for expedited consideration by Congress and the Obama Administration. A plan is expected to be released later this year.

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