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Georgetown MBA Advances to 24th in Businessweek Ranking

This year, Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business jumped to 24th in the Bloomberg Businessweek ranking of top full-time MBA programs. The school was 30th in 2012, when the ranking was...

Fight Night
Evening MBA Students Host Boxing Night, Raise $5,600 for Charity

On the night of Sept. 27, more than 300 Georgetown students, alumni, and their guests packed the Sphinx Club in downtown Washington, D.C. The occasion was the first annual Georgetown McDonough...

Dean David Thomas at a Board of Trade Panel
Dean Thomas Discusses Future of Business Education at D.C. Panel

Georgetown McDonough School of Business Dean David A. Thomas joined five other business school deans from regional universities to discuss the nuanced and dynamic relationship between business...

Kickstarting TTIP Negotiations

Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy to Present “Has TTIP Run Out of Gas? How to Refuel and Kickstart It” on Capitol Hill, Nov. 6

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Can an Apparel Factory Pay Living Wages and be Competitive? New Georgetown Research Says Yes

In 2010, an apparel brand called Alta Gracia commenced operations with a unique business model. Workers at the company’s factory in the Dominican Republic earn a living wage that is more than...

Colombia Crude Oil
Executive Education Delivers Program for Leading Energy Company and Expands Network in Colombia

Earlier this month, members of Georgetown McDonough Office of Executive Education traveled to Bogotá, Colombia, to run a custom program for Pacific Rubiales Energy. Designed for rising executives...

“Leading Through Change,” a Washington Women’s Leadership Initiative luncheon held at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business on Oct. 15.
Katharine Weymouth Shares Lessons from Tenure as Washington Post Publisher

Katharine Weymouth spent seven years as publisher of The Washington Post, following in the footsteps of her grandmother, Katharine Graham.

Weymouth shared lessons from her time at...

International Marketing Textbook
Marketing Textbook by McDonough Professors Cited in 1,000 Scholarly Articles

International Marketing, an oft-used marketing textbook used in undergraduate business and MBA programs nationwide written by Georgetown professors of marketing Michael Czinkota and Ilkka...

McDonough Senior and Emma L. Bowen Foundation Scholar Interns at NBC4 Los Angeles

Georgetown McDonough senior David R. Burton (B ’15) interned this summer at NBC 4-Los Angeles, CA. This was his fourth summer with NBC. David worked in their news, marketing, sales, and business...

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program Wraps Up Third Year

For the third summer, the Undergraduate program accepted 20 undergraduates to conduct research as part of the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program. Students completed research...

Entrepreneurship Day
Entrepreneurship Initiative Hosts Day-Long Showcase

Getting involved in the fast-paced world of entrepreneurship can be a daunting process. With tight budgets, constant deadlines, and a work environment that moves a mile a minute, the transition...

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MBA Students Explore the Business of Water

For Associate Professor Mark Giordano, scholarship on water policy takes up 50 weeks of the year. But for two weeks this past summer, Giordano led a group of MBA Evening Program students at...

Dezenhall Authors Book on Crisis Management

Georgetown McDonough School of Business Adjunct Professor Eric Dezenhall demystifies common myths about crisis management in his recent book,...

Georgetown Program Aims to Bolster Nonprofit Sector Revenues

New Nonprofit Management Program to Start in Spring 2015 at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business

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From Georgetown to Washington to the World
Georgetown McDonough Launches Business, Society, and Public Policy Initiative

Prominent Business and Government Leaders Serve as Board Members

Washington, D.C. – Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business today announced the launch...

Semi-Finalists Named in First National Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge

10 Budding Entrepreneurs From Across the Country Tackle Problems with Diverse and Innovative Business Ideas

Washington, D.C. – The American Farm Bureau Federation...

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