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Georgetown University Women's Leadership Initiative Executive Director Dr. Catherine Tinsley and winner Wendy Mastos-Lurquin, first-year full time MBAFirst-year, full time MBA student
Georgetown University to Hold Book Discussion April 20 by McDonough School of Business Professor Stanley Nollen and Neil Gregory
Washington, D.C. - Stanley Nollen, a professor at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business, and Neil Gregory of the International Finance Corporation will discuss their new book, New Industries from New Places: The Emergence of the Hardware and Software Industries in China and India, on Monday, April 20.
The event, which is sponsored by Georgetown's Mortara Center for International Studies and the India Forum, will be held at 3:30 p.m. in the Mortara Center, located at the corner of 36th and N Streets. A book signing and reception will follow.
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DC Public Schools Chancellor to be Honored at Georgetown University Women's Leadership Initiative Gender Research Awards
The students of the Georgetown McDonough School of Business team display
their $10,000 prize check.
Dean George Daly and Amr Al Dabbagh at Georgetown University March 23
His Excellency Amr Al Dabbagh, governor and chairman of the Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority, met with Georgetown University McDonough School of Business students, faculty, and staff March 23 to discuss economic developments in Saudi Arabia. Since being appointed to lead the authority in 2004, Al Dabbagh has spearheaded the 10 x 10 Economic Strategy, which aims to make Saudi Arabia one of the world's most competitive nations by 2010.
His Excellency Aleksander Kwasniewski, former president of Poland and a distinguished scholar at Georgetown University, spoke to a room full of MBA students about national leadership at Georgetown's McDonough School of Business Leaders Breakfast Series March 24. Kwasniewski led Poland from 1995 to 2005, presiding over Poland's post-communist development and accession into the European Union.
Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Named One of Top 15 Schools for Global Management by Princeton Review
MBA Students Rank Programs Based on Their Career Preparation
Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business has been named one of the top 15 graduate business schools for its global management education by The Princeton Review. The full list of schools appears in the April 2009 issue of Entrepreneur, the nation's leading publication for and about entrepreneurs.
Students Lauren Migliori, Andrew Madorsky, and Patrick Go
A team of undergraduate students in Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business placed first in the Quiz Bowl among 35 schools represented at the Financial Management Association's (FMA) Student Leaders' Conference in New York, March 5-6, 2009. The Georgetown team comprised juniors Andrew Madorsky and Lauren Migliori and sophomore Patrick Go
WETA President and CEO Sharon Percy Rockefeller discussed leadership and public broadcasting with MBA students at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business March 18. The conversation was part of the school's Business Leaders Breakfast Series.
Georgetown's McDonough School of Business Team Places Second in Booz Allen Hamilton Case Competition
Students Lynn Sha, Patrick Florit, Brandon Alexander, and Raja Das
Georgetown University students placed second in the final round of the Booz Allen Hamilton 2009 Case Competition in McLean, VA, on February 27. Students were asked to develop recommendations for improving the reviewer selection and proposal review process for the Grants Agency, a fictitious federal agency whose mission includes providing research grants. Teams had to perform a high-level case analysis and develop an implementation plan, a change management plan, and measures of success.