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Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business’s distinguished faculty members regularly provide thought leadership through various media outlets. They share research insights and commentary on business news.

  • Meet the Georgetown MBA Class of 2016

    What do you get when you combine a race car driver, a former Saturday Night Live intern and an Olympic weightlifting coach? The potential cast of a daytime sitcom and a portion of this year’s incoming class of MBA students at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business.


  • Georgetown Down To One MBA Essay

    Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business has moved to one incredibly simple MBA admissions essay question: “Why you?” McDonough is asking applicants to answer the question in 750 words, cutting about 600 words from last year’s application which required two essays and a tweet.


  • Who is Reviewer #1,407?

    Written by Ishani Banerji: “Let's say you're planning a date night. You've arranged the entire evening, complete with romantic shenanigans. The only thing left to decide is which restaurant you'll go to for dinner. This is an important decision. The food has to be good and the ambiance just right. Rather than go to the same old same old, you consider going to a restaurant you've never visited before. What's the first thing you do to pick a restaurant? Go online to check the reviews, right?”


  • Meditation and the Art of Helping MBA Students to Become Mindful

    “If you believe this is something that MBA students would be unwilling to invest hard-earned cash in, you would be wrong. At the McDonough school at Georgetown University, Washington, the meditation course run by Father Freeman, a Benedictine monk and the director of the World Community for Christian Meditation, is oversubscribed.”


  • How Elite B-Schools Pump Up Applicant Pools

    “Full-time M.B.A. applications soared more than 20% from last year at several schools, including the University of California at Los Angeles, Georgetown University and University of North Carolina.”


  • Georgetown McDonough Announces Commencement Speakers

    Steve Case, co-founder of America Online and chairman of The Case Foundation, and Roger W. Ferguson Jr., president and CEO of TIAA-CREF, will speak at the undergraduate and graduate commencements for Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business.

    Case will address graduates of


  • Q&A With Commencement Speaker Roger Ferguson, President and CEO, TIAA-CREF

    On Friday, TIAA-CREF President and CEO Roger Ferguson will deliver the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business graduate commencement address. The following is a Q&A with Ferguson about advice for the Class of 2014.

    What connection do you have to Georgetown?


  • Graduate Commencement Moved to the McDonough Arena

    Due to today’s inclement weather, the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business MBA, Executive MBA, and Executive Master’s in Leadership commencement will take place in the LEARN MORE

  • Startup Hoyas Summer Incubator Hosts 17 Entrepreneurs

    The Startup Hoyas Summer Launch Program at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will host 17 entrepreneurial ventures this summer in its startup incubator program.

    Designed specifically for current Georgetown students and recent graduates who want to launch a new ventu