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Celebrating Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

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Naomi Hansen (B'95), founder of Fresh Food Connect

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Small Bites: How Naomi Hansen (B’95) is Battling Food Insecurity Through Backyard Gardens

As Naomi Hansen (B’95) began to climb the career ladder at Dole Packaged Foods, she became increasingly disenchanted. She had been with the company for a few years, and had moved up through the…

May 3, 2023

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Sally Shi (MBA’96) Named an Outstanding Asian American Woman by China Institute for Her Commitment to Social Responsibility in the Financial Sector

Throughout her career, Sally Shi (MBA’96) has combined her knowledge of the financial sector, a passion for social responsibility, and a connection to her Georgetown values to make a difference in…

May 18, 2023

Anagha Mhatre (EMBA'24)

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Honoring the Traditions of Diwali with Anagha Mhatre (EMBA’24)

To celebrate Diwali this past week, Georgetown McDonough spoke with current Executive MBA student Anagha Mhatre (EMBA’24) to learn more about how her family celebrates the Festival of Lights, the…

November 16, 2023

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Graduate Degrees in Real Estate and Global Real Assets

Would you like to advance your real estate career through specialized learning designed for the new market environment in real estate? Through the acclaimed Steers Center for Global Real Estate at…

February 7, 2024

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Exploring the Intersection of Business and Healthcare

As the intersection of business and healthcare evolves, Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business aims to equip future business leaders with the knowledge they need to lead innovation…

January 29, 2024

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Unlock Your Potential with an Online Master’s Degree

Online programs at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business help ambitious professionals seeking to advance their careers, start a new venture, switch industries, or broaden their…

January 16, 2024

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Office Hours: Exploring the Intersection of AI and Public Policy

In the ever-evolving landscape of the digital age, the intersection of artificial intelligence (AI) and policy has been a focal point for researchers, policymakers, and industry leaders. At the…

May 1, 2024

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Portions Play Pivotal Role in Promoting Consumer Health, Reducing Food Waste, Georgetown University Reports

Reducing portion sizes across the food and beverage industry, including foodservice, can have a profound impact on consumer health and help combat food waste, Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business shared in a recent report.

March 25, 2024

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New Georgetown Study Reveals Impact of Food Portions on Health and the Environment

“Power of Portions” report indicates over 50% of consumers want smaller portions The inaugural “Power of Portions” report released by the Portion Balance Coalition (PBC) at Georgetown…

March 19, 2024

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Extra Credit: Professor Bob Bies Hosts the Annual “Bobscars” to Highlight the Four Best Leadership Movies

Professor of Management Bob Bies presents his “Bobscars” awards ceremony, highlighting the best movies of 2023 for lessons in leadership.

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Dean Grant addresses the undergraduate Class of 2024 during the annual Tropaia exercises.

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Undergraduate Class of 2024 Honored During Tropaia Ceremony

Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business recognized its undergraduate students graduating with honors during the school’s annual Tropaia. Watch the recording. During the ceremony, Marissa…

May 17, 2024

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Georgetown McDonough Alumna Empowers Female Athletes Through Clothing Brand ‘SPRHRA’

Marina Paul (B’16) has embarked on a mission to empower female athletes through her sportswear brand, Superhera (SPRHRA). Her journey from collegiate soccer player to entrepreneur is marked by a…

April 24, 2024

Bruno J. Mejean (B'75) and his wife, Martina Hund-Mejean.

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Business Alumnus Makes Historic Gift to Establish International Undergraduate Scholarship

Seeking to smooth the path for international undergraduate students following in his footsteps at Georgetown, Bruno J. Mejean (B’75) and his wife, Martina Hund-Mejean, have established the Bruno J. Mejean and Martina Hund-Mejean Endowed International Scholarship Fund. Their $5 million gift—the largest dedicated to international undergraduate scholarship in Georgetown’s history—will support students enrolling in the McDonough School of Business.

April 8, 2024

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