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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.

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Like Daughter, Like Father: Keeping Peace Corps in the Family
As Karl strives to acclimate himself into his community, Shari – who now works as the Associate Dean of MBA Admissions at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business – feels great pride in...
Favor Pitch

Georgetown McDonough researchers uncover a surprising negotiation tactic
By Bob Woods
Illustration by Marc Rosenthal

The last time you purchased a car...

The Connected Classroom
The Connected Classroom

Georgetown McDonough uses innovative teaching solutions to take online learning beyond the digital lecture.
By Heather Boerner

Just before 8 a.m., Ana Duarte...

April Bonds
Family Affair

Georgetown graduates reveal the rewards and challenges of joining the family business.
By Melanie D.G. Kaplan

Whether business takes place in a barn or a...

Ronald Goodstein
Search and Annoy

When web users search for brand names, the results often include competitors
By Bob Woods
Photo by Drake Sorey

Shopping for a new pair of jeans? Making...

Discussion: Economics and Regulation of Freight Rail Industry

WHAT: The Center for Business and Public Policy will host “The...

Bruce Broussard
Humana CEO to Graduates: Find Balance, Have Courage, Serve Others

When Bruce Broussard was in his 30s, he was a CFO and a new father. When faced with a difficult situation at work – to choose between a decision he thought was right...

Secretary Pritzker
Secretary of Commerce Asks Graduates to Be a Force for Good

Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker knows a few things about business. Drawing upon her distinguished career as an entrepreneur and business leader before entering public service, Pritzker...

Award winners
Undergraduate Students and Faculty Honored During Tropaia

Students graduating with honors from the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Undergraduate Program were recognized Friday, May 20, during the school’s annual Tropaia Ceremony.

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Students Visit Banks, Nasdaq in New York

In April, a group of Georgetown University McDonough School of Business freshmen and sophomores traveled with Professor Lynn Doran to New York for the annual Financial Management Association (FMA...

MBA Students Work With Georgetown Inventions and Patents

Nearly 90 MBA students at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business have a new appreciation for inventions and the patent process, thanks to a course on product development and forecasting.

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betsy sigman
Vendor Alliance Programs Benefit Colleges and Students
Betsy Page Sigman, a distinguished teaching professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, augments her classes in data management and Big Data with technology provided by SAP,...
Takata Logs Second Year of Red Ink, Expects Return to Profit
Most companies facing huge expenses place them on the books in the year they are discovered, although companies do have flexibility, said James Angel, associate professor of finance at Georgetown...
How to Negotiate the Best Deal With Former FBI Lead Negotiator Chris Voss
Chris Voss, former FBI hostage negotiator and adjunct professor at Georgetown McDonough, discusses how to negotiate in everyday situations on KTLA’s morning news program.
The Best & Brightest MBAs In The Class of 2016
Coral Taylor (MBA ’16) and Devon Weiss (MBA ’16) have been named to the Poets & Quants Best and Brightest MBAs of the Class of 2016 list. The list recognizes 100 outstanding 2016 graduates from...
Tutorials Provide Real World Experience for MBAs

Left to right: Jonah Trout (MBA '16), Christopher Copenhaver (MBA '16), Hilary Halpern (MBA '17), and Shuang Hao (MBA '16) present their findings to FinTech leaders.

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