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Financial Times Ranks Executive Custom Programs #11 in the U.S., #34 in the World
Financial Times Ranks Executive Custom Programs #11 in the U.S., #34 in the World

In its inaugural ranking by the Financial Times, the Executive Education Customized Programs at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business ranked #11 in the United States and #...

Business Librarian Receives Research Grant
Business Librarian Receives Research Grant

May 13, 2013
Jennifer Boettcher, Georgetown University business librarian, has been selected to receive the 2013 Reference and User Services Association BRASS Emerald...

MBA Student Poses Global Economics Question to Gates
MBA Student Poses Global Economics Question to Gates

When Georgetown MBA Evening Program student Stephanie Chen got the chance to pose a question to Microsoft founder Bill Gates on live television on May 6, she wanted to know two things.

“...

MBA Students and Faculty Recognized at Year-End BBQ
MBA Students and Faculty Recognized at Year-End BBQ

The Georgetown McDonough MBA Program celebrated the end of the academic year with its traditional barbeque on April 30. Despite the persistent rain showers, Full-time and Evening Program MBA...

CEO of JPMorgan Asset Management Discusses Changing Structure of Global Financial System
CEO of JPMorgan Asset Management Discusses Changing Structure of Global Financial System

On Friday, April 26, the Georgetown Center for Financial Markets and Policy and the Georgetown Wall Street Alliance hosted an event at JPMorgan Chase and Co. World Headquarters in New York City...

Then and Now: Graduation 2013
Then and Now: Graduation 2013

Please follow our Facebook feed in the coming days for the reflections of several of our soon-to-be graduates of the McDonough Business...

MBAs Win Washington Post/IBM Technology Case Competition
MBAs Win Washington Post/IBM Technology Case Competition

The team of Joshua Caust-Ellenbogen, Kim Garnett, Ian Wing, and Geoffrey Wellington from the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business MBA Evening Program won the top prize at the 2013...

Economists Conclude Limiting Participation in FCC Spectrum Incentive Auctions Could Decrease Revenues by 40%, Increase U.S. Spectrum Deficit
Economists Conclude Limiting Participation in FCC Spectrum Incentive Auctions Could Decrease Revenues by 40%, Increase U.S. Spectrum Deficit

Washington, D.C. – The Center for Business and Public Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business released a new study today on the potential impact of the Federal...

Free the Girls Bra Drive Surpasses Expectations
Free the Girls Bra Drive Surpasses Expectations

Six Georgetown McDonough undergraduates organized a successful university-wide bra drive for the Free the Girls Project in early April. With a goal of collecting 100 bras, student expectations...

Is Foreign Investment Good for America?
Is Foreign Investment Good for America?

The Center for Business and Public Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will present “Foreign Investment: Is it Good for America?” as part of its Georgetown on the Hill...

Georgetown McDonough Alumna Receives CPA Exam Award
Georgetown McDonough Alumna Receives CPA Exam Award

Ning Zhu (B’12) recently was presented with the Elijah Watt Sells Award for her outstanding performance on the CPA Exam by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. The award is...

Investigation Momentum: Less is More When it Comes to Unreliable Screening Tests
Investigation Momentum: Less is More When it Comes to Unreliable Screening Tests

While the debate continues surrounding the reliability and effectiveness of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening tests, a recent study, conducted by Sunita Sah, assistant professor of...

The Results are In! Winners of the Spring 2013 Global Experience Photo Contest
The Results are In! Winners of the Spring 2013 Global Experience Photo Contest

Diego Ruiz Brizuela's "Ocean" was voted Best Georgetown Pride for the 2013 Spring Global Business Experience Photo Contest.

Mario Garcia's "Cistern" in Istanbul won Best Moving.

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Young Leaders Complete Executive Education Program
Young Leaders Complete Executive Education Program

Selected participants from the Ibero-American Region recently completed the 2013 Global Competitiveness Leadership (GCL) Program, a 12-week scholarship program run in partnership between...

MBA Venture Capital Team Wins Top Prize at International Competition
MBA Venture Capital Team Wins Top Prize at International Competition

The Georgetown McDonough team composed of MBA students Neal Foley, Sherief Khalil, Ryan Hill, Sara Zulkosky, and Selman Altun, placed first at the 2013 Venture Capital Investment Competition (VCIC...

Georgetown McDonough Faculty Presents Research Showcase, April 22
Georgetown McDonough Faculty Presents Research Showcase, April 22

Georgetown McDonough faculty will present the 2013 Faculty Research Showcase on April 22, at Fisher Colloquium from 4-6pm. The annual showcase will give attendees the opportunity to meet faculty...

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