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Making a Run – Is the Beautiful Game Becoming America’s Pastime?

In February of this year, the Major League Soccer team D.C. United unveiled the “Hall of Heroes”—a massive mural in the foyer of its home stadium, Audi Field, highlighting the city’s…

December 6, 2023

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It’s Not All Lost — Carrying Forward 70 Years of Conservation Research and Hope

Anna Rathmann (EMBA’21), Executive Director of the Jane Goodall Institute, Discusses One Young Woman’s Dream and How it has Influenced Nearly 70 Years of Conservation Research—and Hope.

December 6, 2023

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Balancing Profit and Planet – How Business Leaders Can Help Decarbonize the Economy

How Business Leaders Can Help Decarbonize the Economy—and Why Doing So Can Help Bolster Companies’ Bottom Lines.

December 6, 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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Could the Kroger-Albertsons Merger Gouge Grocery Prices? An Economics Professor Answers.

“The Kroger-Albertsons merger would create the potential for the combined firm to lower both its distribution costs and the prices it pays wholesalers to acquire its products,” said John Mayo, the Elsa Carlson McDonough Chair of Business Administration and professor of economics, business and public policy at the McDonough School of Business. “If this were to happen, the combined Kroger-Albertsons, with its reduced costs, could become a more formidable competitor to these large competitors.”

March 1, 2024

2023 Year in Review

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A Year in Review: Georgetown McDonough’s Top Moments of 2023

As the calendar year comes to a close, Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business is celebrating the successes, milestones, and accomplishments of 2023. We advanced key strategic initiatives,…

December 18, 2023

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Office Hours: Anita Rao on Debunking Misinformation About Consumer Products

With social media at the touch of our fingertips, information sharing has never been easier. While some information is used to inform, persuade, and engage audiences with fact-based and highly…

December 14, 2023

Professors Ronnie Goodstein and Jimmy Lynn break down this year's Super Bowl ads

Extra Credit: Marketing Professors Break Down Super Bowl LVIII Ads

Marketing professors Jimmy Lynn and Ronnie Goodstein break down some of the biggest ads and trends of this year’s Super Bowl, including what they call the “Taylor Swift Effect.”

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AACSB Innovations That Inspire Initiative Recognizes Georgetown MBA Executive Challenge

AACSB International honored Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business among 26 schools in its Innovations That Inspire member spotlight program for the MBA Executive Challenge – an…

February 13, 2024

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Financial Times Ranks Full-time MBA 19th in the United States

The Full-time MBA program at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business placed 19th in the United States and 38th in the world in the 2024 Financial Times Global MBA Ranking.  Driven by a…

February 12, 2024

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Undergraduate Class of 2023 Achieves Record Employment Outcomes

The undergraduate Class of 2023 at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business reported record employment results after their graduation in May, earning an average salary of $100,859, up…

February 8, 2024

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