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  • Madeline Perez
    Summer Internship Spotlight: Madeline Perez (MSF'20), PenFed Credit Union

    Meet Madeline Perez (MSF'20) who is spending her summer with PenFed Credit Union supporting their lending services team in credit analytics and risk policy, and leading a group of undergraduate interns.

  • Homero Soto at Amazon
    Summer Internship Spotlight: Homero Soto (MBA'20), Amazon

    Meet Homero Soto (MBA'20) who is spending his summer with Amazon in their Finance Leadership Development Program.

  • Pivot Program Graduation 2019
    Georgetown University Graduates Inaugural Pivot Program Cohort

    In front of friends, family, and faculty at Georgetown University, the inaugural cohort of 15 fellows graduated on June 21 from the Pivot Program, which offers a certificate in business and entrepreneurship for Washington, D.C., residents released from local correctional facilities who show strong potential to become successful leaders and role models in their communities.

  • GU MSB MiM
    Mastering Management

    Supplement your bachelor’s degree with the business acumen required to give you a competitive edge, as well as prepare you for the shifts that technology is bringing to a variety of industries. Apply now.

  • Deanna Siller (EMBA'16)
    Entrepreneurial Executives

    The Georgetown McDonough Executive MBA is preparing students to create their own startups. Meet Deanna Swiller (EMBA'16).

  • Wendi Norris (MBA’96)
    Artful Business

    From galleries to museums to auctions, Georgetown alumni are innovating how and where we experience fine art.

  • Leading Leaders
    Leading the Leaders

    Business leaders know this: Change is a constant. It may be the only constant in an ever-changing business environment driven by new technology, markets, and shifting regulations.

  • Sandeep Dahiya, associate professor of finance
    Busting the Endowments Myth

    Sandeep Dahiya, associate professor of finance, scoured IRS data to reveal underperforming investments by nonprofits

  • Fixed Price - Beer
    Fixed Price

    Nathan Miller, associate professor of strategy and economics, examines what happens when competitors - from beer to tuna - decide not to compete.

  • Jim Reid George Yeonas Steers Center
    Steers Center For Global Real Estate Expands Leadership Team With Two Key Hires

    The Steers Center for Global Real Estate at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business has appointed Jim Reid, past president of Americas Strategic Initiatives at CBRE, as executive in residence and Robert and Lauren Steers Chair in Global Real Estate and George Yeonas (B’77), former real estate advisor to builders, developers, and financial institutions, as managing director.

  • Financial Times Ranks McDonough Custom Programs 10th in U.S.
    Financial Times Ranks Executive Custom Programs #10 in U.S.

    Georgetown McDonough’s Executive Custom Programs division retains its top-10 U.S. standing in the latest Financial Times Executive Education ranking.

  • Cathy Tinsley HBR on Diversity
    Tinsley’s Research Recognized In HBR’s 10 Must Reads On Diversity

    Catherine Tinsley, Raffini Family professor of management at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business and director, Georgetown University Women’s Leadership Institute, has been recognized for her research and thought leadership on gender and diversity by Harvard Business Review (HBR).

  • McDonough School of Business Exterior
    MBA Students, Faculty Honored At Year-End Awards Ceremony

    The Georgetown McDonough School of Business MBA Program recently celebrated the end of the 2018-2019 academic year with an awards ceremony to recognize the accomplishments of students, faculty, and staff.

  • McDonough 2019 Commencement
    Alumni Share Advice With The Class of 2019

    In May, alumni from the undergraduate and graduate programs at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, shared advice with the Class of 2019.

  • Global Business Experience Map
    Global Business Experience Provides Signature Experience To Students

    In Georgetown McDonough’s effort to provide a global education in every aspect, from undergraduate to graduate education and beyond, the Global Business Experience (GBE) is the centerpiece.

  • Georgetown and Florida International University Partner on Custom International Business and Policy Program

    Georgetown McDonough's Executive Custom Programs has partnered with Florida International University’s College of Business to deliver a specialized International Business and Public Policy Program.

  • Joseph Baratta (center) receives the Dean's Medal from Pietra Rivoli and Paul Almeida
    Baratta to Graduates: Embrace the “Georgetown Factor”

    Twenty-six years ago, Joseph Baratta (B’93) walked across the Georgetown University commencement stage to receive his diploma and was prepared to begin his career at Morgan Stanley. He never imagined that he would find himself once again on the Healy Lawn stage, this time to address the McDonough School of Business Class of 2019.

  • Tropaia McDonough Valedictorian 2019
    Tropaia Celebrates Undergraduate Students And Faculty

    Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business recognized students graduating with honors from the Undergraduate Program on Friday, May 17, during the school’s annual Tropaia.

  • Joseph Baratta will deliver the 2019 Commencement address for the McDonough School of Business.
    Blackstone Executive to Address Georgetown McDonough Graduates, May 17

    Joseph Patrick Baratta II (B’93), global head of private equity and senior managing director at Blackstone, will address the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Class of 2019 on Friday, May 17, at 3 p.m. on Healy Lawn.

  • Singapore Merlion (lion) statue at night
    Q&A: Global Business Experience in the MiM Program

    The Georgetown Master's in Management program incorporates the school's signature Global Business Experience into the curriculum. Ricardo Ernst, Baratta Chair in Global Business and director of the Global Business Initiative, gives details on this international consulting project and reveals where MiM students will travel in 2020.

  • Sweetgreen founders Nicolas Jammet, Jonathan Neman, and Nathaniel Ru on stage at Georgetown's McDonough School of Business
    Sweetgreen Founders Reflect on Success

    Sweetgreen founders and Georgetown McDonough School of Business alumni Jonathan Neman (B’07), Nicolas Jammet (B’07), and Nathaniel Ru (B’07) returned to campus April 16 for a conversation about their 12 years of success and how their mission to connect people to real food has grown beyond the salads they make.

  • SICC
    Undergraduates Win International Case Competition

    A Georgetown undergraduate case competition team brought home the McDonough School of Business’ first gold medal since 2011 at the Scotiabank International Case Competition in March.

  • Karl Roessner, E-Trade CEO
    E-Trade CEO Emphasizes Importance of Customer Service to Digital Experience

    E-Trade CEO Karl Roessner discussed the importance of customer satisfaction to the financial services company’s brand and provided his thoughts on cryptocurrency and artificial intelligence at an April 10 event at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, presented by the Center for Financial Markets and Policy’s Global Finance Speaker Series and the school’s Stanton Distinguished Leaders Series.

  • Brooks Holtom in Antarctica
    Holtom’s Antarctica Trip Marks Research on All Seven Continents

    With a recent consulting trip to Antarctica, Brooks Holtom, professor of management and senior associate dean for strategy, finance, and organization, has now conducted research on all seven continents — and this time, he got to see penguins, sea lions, calving glaciers, and enjoy the 28-degree Antarctic summer during his 10-day expedition to the continent last December.

  • Wang's Georgetown Pennant
    Georgetown Soars Into Space Through MBA Student’s Internship

    Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business made its first foray into outer space in late January, when Hall Wang (MBA/MBB'19) sent a Georgetown pennant onboard a New Shepard rocket launch 66 miles above Earth.

  • Carlyle Group co-founder David Rubenstein speaks at Georgetown's McDonough School of Business
    Do What You Love: Carlyle Group Co-Founder David Rubenstein Gives Career, Philanthropic Advice

    Financier and philanthropist David Rubenstein visited Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business on March 27 for a discussion ranging from changes in private equity, to career advice, to reflections on Rubenstein’s life and upbringing.

  • Washington, D.C., Metro map
    Metro Access: MBAs Consult for WMATA

    How do you convince Washington, D.C., area residents to make Metro their preferred transit provider when safety and service reliability issues regularly dominate the news? And how do you convince them that the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority should be their employer of choice, too? That was the challenge facing all second-year MBA students this year.

  • Pivot Fellows with Dean Almeida
    Breaking the Cycle

    Georgetown University launched a program to transform the lives of a highly select group of District of Columbia residents released from the city’s correctional facilities who show strong potential to become successful leaders and role models in their communities.

  • Georgetown MBA students on the winning regional VCIC team pose with the award check
    MBA and Undergraduate Venture Capital Teams Advance to Global Finals

    Georgetown McDonough's graduate and undergraduate VCIC teams won their respective Mid-Atlantic regional rounds and will advance to finals this spring.

  • Georgetown McDonough's Full-time MBA is 24th and Evening MBA is 12th in the latest U.S. News ranking.
    U.S. News Ranks Georgetown MBA Top-10 for International Business, Nonprofit Careers

    U.S. News & World Report lists the Georgetown McDonough Full-time MBA 24th and the part-time MBA 12th in its latest rankings. The school also is 5th for international business and 9th for careers in nonprofits.

  • #Trending: Quarterly Earnings
    #Trending: Quarterly Earnings — Generating Value For Stakeholders

    Quarterly earnings serve as a report card to investors. Georgetown McDonough experts discuss how the earnings reporting landscape has changed, as well as examine evolving metrics that denote success beyond the bottom line.

  • Georgetown McDonough students sitting at a table in professional attire
    Q&A: Career Services in the MiM Program

    The Georgetown Master's in Management program offers multiple opportunities for students to take charge of their careers. Doreen Amorosa, associate dean of McDonough Career Services, explains how the program’s dedicated career services will prepare MiM students for success.