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  • Future of Global Finance Conference to be Held at Georgetown, Sept. 18

    Event Will Feature Remarks by FDIC’s Sheila Bair, SEC’s Mary Schapiro, and Larry Summers from The White House

    The event also will be webcast live at msb.georgetown.edu/globalfinance/

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  • McDonough School of Business and Booz Allen Hamilton Partner to Create Custom Program in Change Management

    Program Lays the Foundation for the First Nationally Recognized Certification in Change Management

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  • McDonough School of Business to Host Inaugural "Georgetown Business Conversations" Event

    Jack Burkman and Julian Epstein to Discuss Health Care Reform Sept. 22 in the new Rafik B. Hariri Building at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business

    WHAT: The first-ever “Georgetown Business Conversations” event will feature a back-and-forth discussion on health care reform by Jack Burkman, founder and president of Burkman Associates LLC and Republican political analyst, and Julian Epstein, principal of LawMedia Group and a Democratic strategist.

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  • Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA Graduation

    H.S.H. Prince Philipp of Liechtenstein addressed the graduates of the Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA Program on Saturday, August 29, at 6 p.m. This is the inaugural class of the program, which is a joint effort among Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business and Walsh School of Foreign Service, and the ESADE Business School in Spain.

    Remarks by H.S.H. Prince Philipp of Liechtenstein

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  • Inaugural Class of the Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA to Graduate August 29

    H.S.H. Prince Philipp of Liechtenstein To Deliver Commencement Address

    Washington, D.C. – Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will hold the commencement ceremony for students graduating from the inaugural class of the Georgetown-ESADE Global Executive MBA Program on Saturday, August 29, at 6 p.m. in Gaston Hall on the Georgetown University campus in Washington, D.C. H.S.H. Prince Philipp of Liechtenstein will address the graduates.

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  • McDonough School of Business Opens New 179,000 Square Foot Building

    Transparent Architecture of $82.5 Million Rafik B. Hariri Building Puts Business on Display

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business this summer opened the doors to its new home—the Rafik B. Hariri Building—a 179,000 square foot structure that will house all of the school’s business education programs.

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  • McDonough School of Business Opens New 179,000 Square Foot Building

    Transparent Architecture of $82.5 Million Rafik B. Hariri Building Puts Business on Display

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business this summer opened the doors to its new home—the Rafik B. Hariri Building—a 179,000 square foot structure that will house all of the school’s business education programs.

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  • Business Professor Appears on Kojo Nnamdi Show, Aug. 17

    Phillip Swagel, visiting professor and director of the Capital Markets Research Center at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business, was featured on WAMU's Kojo Nnamdi Show Monday, August 17. The program, "A 'Jobless Recovery' and our Local Economic Prospects," featured a panel discussion about achieving an economic recovery without an improvement in unemployment and whether the Washington region is likely to defy the national economic odds.

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  • Gaining Momentum (Georgetown Business Profile)

    by Meredith Stanton

    With twins at home and a husband also working full time, Jennifer Folsom (MBA '02) had a hard time juggling the often 60-hour workweek required of her at consulting powerhouse BearingPoint.

    "Our twins were both 4 at the time, and we realized that they needed a lot more of us than we were giving them, especially in that time of their development," says Folsom, 34, of that chapter in her life, about three years ago.

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  • Sweet Success (Georgetown Business Profile)

    by Meredith Stanton

    Ask most college students about their school days, and they'll regale you with stories about classes, dorm life, and going out on Saturday nights. But for three friends at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business, their college years also included building a fully functional - and now expanding-business from the ground up.

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