Georgetown McDonough Graduate Alumni Reunion
Friday, Oct. 5 - Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018
Celebrating the MBA, EMBA, GEMBA, and EML Classes of 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, and 2013

Register For Alumni Reunion

Why should you come back for Reunion Weekend?

All of the friends. None of the finals.

- Lorraine Herr, MBA'90

It's a chance to explore campus, relive days (and nights) spent in the halls of McDonough, and, most importantly, reconnect with friends!”

- Allyson Colaco, MBA'10

Come back to the Hilltop to reconnect with friends and former classmates and reacquaint yourself with the changing campus.


Program Highlights

Friday, Oct. 5

Career Center Open to Alumni (12 - 5 p.m., Suite 285, Hariri Building) - Talk to an Alumni Coach! The MBA Career Center is proud to support complimentary lifelong alumni career services. Stop by the MBA Career Center for a career check-up, introductory coaching session, or resume review with a certified career management coach.

State of the School Address (5 p.m., Hariri Building) - Open to family

Alumni and Current Student Networking (5:30 p.m., Room 415, Hariri Building) - Open to family

Welcome Reception (6:30 p.m., Fisher Colloquium, Hariri Building) - Adults only
Join classmates and current and former faculty for hors d'oeuvres and an open bar

Saturday, Oct. 6

Faculty Seminars (10 a.m.) - Open to family


  • Ricardo Ernst, Joseph A. Baratta Chair in Global Business and Director, Global Business Initiative - Globalization, Competitiveness, and Governability: What do they mean for Latin America? (Room 240, Hariri Building)
  • Robert Bies, Professor of Management and Founder, Executive Master's in Leadership Program - Leadership and Social Justice: EML-DCPSL and the GU272 (Room 250, Hariri Building)

The McDonough MBA: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow (11 a.m., Room 250, Hariri Building) - Open to family

Alumni Picnic Lunch (12 p.m., First Floor Terrace, Hariri Building) - Open to family

Reunion Awards Dinner (6:30 p.m., Organization of American States) - Adults only

Reunion weekend's signature event, the Awards Dinner will be held in the Hall of the Americas at the Organization of American States, located at 200 17th Street, NW.

See who's coming!

2018 Graduate Alumni Reunion Planning Committee

Co-chairs: Lisa Mayr (MBA'98) and Avi Sahi (MBA'03)

Lisa Cregan (MBA'83)

Linda Odorisio (MBA'83)

Lisa Stern (MBA'88)

Taylor Simmons (MBA'93)

Mahan Tavakoli (MBA'93)

Charles Harris (MBA'98)

Silvia Veitia-Smith (MBA'98)

Peter Gasca (MBA'03)

Jessica Copenhaver (MBA'08)

Jessica Edwardsen (MBA'08)

Dan Heflin (MBA'08)

Stu Chapman (MBA'13)

Georgetown University Hotel Discounts

Georgetown University has partnered with several hotels to offer our reunion guests special discounted rates for their stay while visiting our campus.

Learn About Discounted Hotels

Recommended Attire

Welcome Reception (Friday, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.): Business casual

Family Picnic (Saturday, 12 - 2 p.m.): Casual

Awards Dinner (Saturday, 6:30 - 10 p.m.): Business/cocktail

Parking and Logistics Information

Georgetown University Parking: Parking is available in Georgetown University's Southwest Garage, located at 3611 Canal RD, NW for $5 after 5 p.m. on Friday evening. Only cash is accepted. Saturday parking in the Southwest Garage is free.

Organization of American States Parking: Limited self-parking is available in the OAS lot located in the 1700 block of C ST, NW. It is recommended that attendees use a cab or rideshare service for travel to OAS.

Cab and rideshare drop-off addresses:

Georgetown University: Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center, 3800 Reservoir RD, NW, Washington, DC 20057

Organization of American States: 200 17th ST, NW, Washington, DC 20006