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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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Shaquille O'Neal
Shaquille O’Neal Gives Marketing Advice, Life Lessons to Students

When Shaquille O’Neal’s basketball team, the Orlando Magic — which drafted the future NBA champion and Olympic gold medalist in 1992 — missed the playoffs in his rookie year, he remembers telling...

Tucker York
Stanton Distinguished Leaders Series to Host W. Thomas “Tucker” York, Jr.

The Stanton Distinguished Leaders Series at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will host W. Thomas “Tucker” York, Jr., global head of Goldman Sachs’ Private Wealth Management (...

Kurt Carlson
2015’s Best and Worst Cities for Valentine’s Day
Professor of Marketing Kurt Carlson on how to get the most out of Valentine's Day: "People enjoy events longer than they enjoy items. And they can enjoy them even more if they can plan for...
Internet pioneer David Farber warns FCC’s broadband regulation could slow innovation
Computer Science professor David Farber, a member of the Internet Hall of Fame, told an audience gathered by Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business in Washington, that the FCC’s move to...
Douglas McCabe
Business Schools Bring Bitcoin Into MBA Classrooms
Bitcoin has made its way into business schools in other ways. James Angel and Doug McCabe, professors at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, published research into the ethical...
Investments That Can End Poverty
“At first it was just Goldman Sachs, now it's everybody,” says Melissa Bradley, a professor at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. Bradley teaches an MBA elective called “...
Pietra Rivoli
Sorry, But I Don’t Speak British: An American Hiker Muddles Along Foggy Terrain
Pietra Rivoli, professor of finance, wrote an article for the travel section about her recent trip to England.
The Best Tricks for Getting What You Want
Chris Voss, former FBI hostage negotiator and adjunct professor at the McDonough School of Business, appeared on “Fox & Friends” to discuss negotiation strategies.
Cupid’s Arrow Goes ‘Ka-Ching’ This Valentine’s Day
A new survey by the Georgetown Institute for Consumer Research confirms what you might expect: The most romantic day of the year means different things to men and woman. Men view Valentine’s Day as a...
Arthur Dong
Tencent Out of the E-Bank Gate, Alibaba on Its Heels
Without a doubt, both companies want to become the Apple Pay of China," said Arthur Dong, a professor of strategy and economics at Georgetown University who focuses on Chinese business trends....
The FAA’s Baby Steps Toward Private Drone Regulations Are Too Little Too Late
An op-ed by Larry Downes, project director at the Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy, discusses the FAA’s new actions toward private drone regulation.
E-Commerce Powers Technology Sector's MBA Hiring Drive
Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business has seen strong demand for MBA hiring from Amazon, says Angela Williams, associate director of the MBA Career Centre. “Traditional retailers are finding the...
This year’s winning team along with Sveta Wilkson (first row, right), development director for Horton’s Kids.
Ultimate 4 Basketball Tournament Raises More Than $7,600 for Horton's Kids

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business hosted the 26th Annual Ultimate 4 tournament on February 14 and 15 at the university’s Yates Field House. The Ultimate 4 Tournament...

Daniel Kuenzi (center) won the pitch competition at Georgetown's Evening of Social Innovation, Feb. 19.
MBA Student Wins Pitch Competition at Social Innovation Event

Daniel Kuenzi, an evening MBA student at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, envisions a world where produce is fresh, affordable, and accessible across the country. That world...

Breakfast Discussion on the Communication Act

WHAT: The Center for Business and Public Policy at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will host a breakfast discussion “Rewriting the Communications Act: An...

VCIC Team Photo
Georgetown Advances to VCIC Global Finals

MBA students from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business won first place at the Venture Capital Investment Competition (VCIC) regional event on Feb. 6, advancing Georgetown’s team to...

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