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Christina Ling
Senior Wins Essay Contest Sponsored By Embassy of the Czech Republic and Georgetown

Christina Ling (B '15) won a student essay competition jointly sponsored by the Embassy of the Czech Republic and Georgetown University. Students were asked to write an essay on the theme of...

Fabretto Case Competition Winners
First Year Seminar Case Competition Benefits The Fabretto Foundation

Each year, freshmen enrolled in the First Year Seminar at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business participate in a case competition investigating and proposing a solution to a...

MBA International Festival
MBA Students Celebrate Global Cultures at International Festival

MBA students and faculty at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business gathered Saturday night, Dec. 6, in Fisher Colloquium for the school’s annual International Festival. The event is...

National Association Names Jeff Reid to Board of Directors

The United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE) has elected Jeff Reid, founding director of the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative at Georgetown’s McDonough...

Second Cohort of DCPS Principals to Graduate from Georgetown

The second cohort of District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS) principals participating in a specialized leadership master’s program at Georgetown...

MBA Employment Report Reflects Career Search Successes

The Georgetown McDonough MBA Career Center has released its...

CIM Graduation
First Corporate International Master's in Business Students Graduate

The first cohort of Corporate International Master’s in Business (CIM) students graduated on October 31, completing an innovative new...

Ed Soule
Can an Apparel Factory Pay Living Wages and be Competitive? New Georgetown Research Says Yes

In 2010, apparel brand Alta Gracia commenced operations with a unique business model. Workers at the company’s factory in the Dominican Republic earn a living wage that is more than three times...

3 Crisis Negotiation Tactics Guaranteed to Get You Through Any Holiday Meal
Acknowledge your “grumbly grandfather.” That’s a direct turn of phrase from Chris Voss, former FBI lead international hostage negotiator. “There are presenting emotions and there are underlying...
Insurance Against Terror: Host Hotels CEO
Edward Walter, Robert and Lauren Steers Chair in Real Estate and professor of practice at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, appeared on CNBC's Squawk Box.
Black Friday in U.S. Isn't What It Used to Be, But Overseas…
According to Georgetown University's Institute for Consumer Research, 83 percent of shoppers will shop both online and in stores, while another 12 percent plan to only shop online. Those who...
McDonough School of Business MBA Student Shares Career Search Experience
What does the career search process really look like when you’re an MBA student? Vanessa Dumonet, a second-year MBA student at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, generously took...
Chris Rider
Steve Wozniak Refutes Apple’s Creation Story: ‘The Garage is a Bit of a Myth’
The garage wasn’t that important to Apple’s history, but became a key feature of the company’s founding myth as the genesis chapter of Apple was told and re-told by those inspired by their success....
Georgetown McDonough Hosts Decision Analysis Conference

Decision Analysis, the study of making informed decisions in business, was the focus of a conference Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business hosted in June, drawing about 100...

Turan Bali
New Pricing Phenomenon in Equity Markets Discovered

Turan Bali, Robert S. Parker Chair and Professor of Finance at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, has discovered a new pricing phenomenon in equity markets. Based on the...

David E. Houlihan
Houlihan Named McGowan Fellow

Georgetown McDonough MBA student David E. Houlihan is one of 10 MBA students from top business schools selected as a 2015 fellow by the William G. McGowan Charitable Fund. The Fellowships...

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