Undergraduate News

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Ukrainian Student, War Time Leader Returns to the Hilltop to Graduate

May 19th, 2022

On the first day of commencement, Salome Mikadze (B’22) will process into her senior convocation carrying a flag. This time, though, the flag bears a different weight. Mikadze will be carrying the flag of Ukraine, her home country and the place she left three weeks ago so that she could graduate in person at Georgetown.

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‘It Was All Very Worth It’: A Snapshot of a Senior’s Four Years at Georgetown

April 13th, 2022

Bayley Wivell (B’22) is graduating from the McDonough School of Business this spring. Throughout her four years at Georgetown, she’s interned in the Philippines, performed in Georgetown’s all-female a capella group and presented to Uber Spain in Madrid. This fall, she’ll teach English in Taiwan as a Fulbright Scholar.

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10 Undergraduate Business Schools To Watch In 2022

February 26th, 2022

Don’t look now: Wharton has a new rival on its heels. And they’re just three hours down I-95 from them. In 2018, the McDonough School had ranked 16th in P&Q’s annual undergraduate business school ranking. A year ago, they had climbed all the way to 5th. Now, they’ve taken an even bigger step, reaching 2nd thanks to ranking as the top undergraduate program for alumni experience — and among the four-best for career outcomes and admissions measures.