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MBA Students Celebrate Campus Diversity and Culture During Global Fest

A Bollywood workshop, bachata dancing, dumpling making, tabletop games, and henna painting were just a few of the many cultural experiences offered during the MBA Global Fest in…

December 5, 2023

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Claudia Montoya (EMBA’24) on Celebrating Latine Culture and Hispanic Heritage at McDonough

Georgetown McDonough joins the nation in commemorating Latine culture and Hispanic heritage during Hispanic Heritage Month. To celebrate, we are spotlighting the exceptional…

October 13, 2023

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Senior Who Is Blind Bikes 50 Miles for Cancer Research

When Marissa Nissley (B’24) crossed the finish line during BellRinger Weekend 2022 last fall, she felt a mix of emotions. The 50-mile morning ride from Georgetown to Urbana,…

August 1, 2023

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Alumni-founded Budeli Promotes Visibility and Acceptance for LGBTQIA+ Entrepreneurs

Busy family schedules, after-school activities, jam-packed work days, and DMV traffic—those are just a few reasons to turn to a delivery service for a weekday dinner or a way…

June 20, 2023

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Landing the Interview: Belonging and Inclusion with Shanita Wilkins (EML’18) and Mackenzie Meadows (MiM’23)

Mackenzie Meadows (MiM’23) speaks with Shanita “Shani” Wilkins (EML’18), the chief diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility (DEIA) officer for the Department of…

May 3, 2023

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Lisa Mayr (MBA’98) on Helping Young Women Find a Voice in STEM Careers

After earning an MBA, Lisa Mayr (MBA’98) broke into the world of corporate finance. She has combined her passion for international development and working for a cause with…

March 22, 2023

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Nishi Rawat (EMBA’19) on Integrating Her Passion for Medicine and Business Through OpenBeds Inc.

Nishi Rawat is a graduate of the McDonough School of Business Executive MBA (EMBA) class of 2019. Rawat was a practicing critical care physician and medical researcher at Johns…

March 21, 2023

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May Chan (MBA’03) on Encouraging Women to Pursue Careers in Male-Dominated Industries

May Chan (MBA’03) grew up in Singapore before moving to Washington, D.C., to attend Georgetown. She has navigated the male-dominated world of investment banking at both…

March 16, 2023

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Patricia Ann (Pritchard) Bianchi (B’63) on Paving the Way for Women Pursuing Business Education

Patricia Bianchi was one of the first 10 graduates of the business school. Like many of the early women, she commuted to campus. After graduation, Bianchi worked as a contractor…

March 16, 2023

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Georgetown McDonough Welcomes Rising Female Saudi Entrepreneurs for Executive Training and Mentorship

A few weeks before International Women’s Day, a group of innovative, passionate, and ambitious Saudi female entrepreneurs joined forces at Georgetown’s McDonough School of…

March 8, 2023