Press Release Archive

  • The Future of Innovation in Brazil

    Panel Discussion to Launch New Corporate International Master’s Program by Georgetown University, ESADE Business School, and EBAPE/Fundação GetulioVargas

    WHAT:          
    Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will launch its new Corporate International Master’s program with a lecture and panel discussion on “The Future of Innovation in Brazil.”

  • Service Members and Veterans Gain Training, Mentorship to Launch Technology Companies

    Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative and TechStars to Host Three-Day Event, July 18-20
     
    WHAT:          
    The Entrepreneurship Initiative at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will host the TechStars Patriot Boot Camp, an intense, three-day program that educates and mentors service members and veterans to innovate, build technology companies, and create jobs.
  • Net Impact Board 2012

    Georgetown Net Impact Chapter Receives Gold Status Three Consecutive Years

    McDonough School of Business Group Among Top 34 Chapters Worldwide

    For the third year in a row, the MBA Net Impact Chapter at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business has been awarded Gold Status by Net Impact Central, the national office of the organization that teaches students to use the power of business to create a more socially and environmentally sustainable world.

  • Institute for Consumer Research

    Marketing Professors Launch New Institute for Consumer Research

    Research aimed at overcoming marketing barriers to reach technologically empowered consumers
     
    Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and KPMG LLP, the audit, tax, and advisory firm, announced today the creation of the Georgetown Institute for Consumer Research, Sponsored by KPMG. The institute will focus on developing innovative, ground-breaking consumer research to illuminate the challenges and opportunities of understanding and marketing to technologically empowered consumers.
  • Georgetown McDonough Teams With CEB to Launch New Course for Senior Sales Executives

     First-of-its-Kind Offering Embraces Latest Sales Innovation to Enhance Participants’ Leadership Skills and Improve their Organization’s Performance through Challenger Selling

  • Evening MBA Students Clear Trash from Rock Creek Park

      On July 7, 11 MBA Evening Program students from Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business braved the 100-plus degree heat to volunteer with the Rock Creek Conservancy to clean up Rock Creek Park.

    After filling 15 large trash bags to the brim with items ranging from tires to plastic bags to bottles and cans, the students continued to pile up trash to be cleared away later by the park rangers. 

  • MBA Interns and Navy Federal CEO

    MBA Interns Meet with Navy Federal CEO

    This summer, three Georgetown McDonough MBA students are interning at Navy Federal Credit Union in Washington, D.C. They recently met with CEO Cutler Dawson to discuss their work, as well as the strategies and business models that the credit union is pursuing.

    Left to right: Bob Mayo M ’13, Cutler Dawson, Carrie Hill M ’13, and Rannel Liwanag M ’13. 

  • Professor Czinkota

    Czinkota Blog Among Top 50 By B-School Professors

    OnlineMBA has listed a blog by Michael Czinkota, associate professor of international business at Georgetown McDonough, among the top 50 blogs by business school professors. Through The Blog of Prof. Czinkota, he shares his research and thoughts on international business through thought-provoking cartoons, journal articles, video interview segments, book excerpts, and discussion pieces.

  • Wall Street Alliance NASDAQ Opening

    Georgetown Wall Street Alliance Opens NASDAQ Trading

    The Georgetown University Wall Street Alliance participated in the NASDAQ opening bell ceremony on Thursday, July 5. In honor of the occasion, Bill Frank, senior partner at Skadded Arps and co-chairman of the Wall Street Alliance, rang the opening bell. He was joined by Wall Street Alliance members and James Angel, associate professor of finance at Georgetown McDonough.

  • Bocconi Group

    Bocconi Students Come to Georgetown McDonough for Summer Campus Abroad

    For the second year in a row, Georgetown McDonough is welcoming students from Universita’ Bocconi in Milan, Italy, for a Summer Campus Abroad where the students will gain a better understanding of the relationship between companies and the financial system.