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The McDonough School of Business E-News 016


NYSE Remote Closing Bell Ceremony Video Clip


The McDonough School of Business participated in a special NYSE closing bell ceremony, in which members of the Georgetown community rang bells on live TV to bring trading to a close at the Rafik B. Hariri Building on Tuesday, September 28. [LINK]

Distinguished Leaders Series Presents: Naina Lal Kidwai, Oct. 6


Naina Lal Kidwai, group general manager and country head of HSBC in India, will talk with students in Fisher Colloquium, followed by a reception. [LINK/RSVP]

Distinguished Leaders Series Presents:
Arianna Huffington, Eric Hippeau, and Kara Swisher, Oct. 4

Honest Tea

Join us for a panel discussion with Arianna Huffington, co-founder and editor in chief, The Huffington Post; Eric Hippeau, CEO, The Huffington Post; and Kara Swisher, Co-executive Editor, 'All Things Digital' (The Wall Street Journal) [LINK/RSVP]

Webcast: Public and Private Real Estate: State of the Industry, Sept. 29

View the Real Estate Luminary Series event featuring a discussion with Sam Zell, chairman, Equity Group LLC; Robert H. Steers, co-chairman and co-CEO, Cohen & Steers; and Steven Wechsler, president and CEO, National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts, among others. [WEBCAST]

Study Shows Fraternal Benefit Societies Deliver $3.4 Billion in Annual Value

Fraternal benefit societies are a smart investment by the U.S. government according to a new study by Phillip Swagel, visiting professor of finance at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. [READ MORE]

Submit McDonough School of Business Photos Through Flickr

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business is creating a pictorial display of life at the business school through flickr. Students, alumni, faculty, staff, or anyone else with photos of official events, residencies, the new Rafik B. Hariri Building, and more are invited to submit photos here.

The photos will be part of the school’s flickr group and eventually will be displayed on the McDonough School of Business website.

Upcoming MBA Full-Time Admissions Events & Important Dates

Got News?
Oct. 7: On Campus Admissions Presentation and Reception
Oct. 24: Admissions Presentation in London
Nov. 1: Round One Application Deadline
Nov. 20: Focus on Diversity Event

View the complete list of MBA Full-Time Admissions Events.




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Upcoming Events:

  • October 4, 2010
    Arianna Huffington, Co-founder and editor in Chief, The Huffington Post
  • October 6, 2010
    Naina Lal Kidwai, Group General Manager and Country Head, HSBC India [LINK]
  • October 6, 2010
    MBA Evening, Global MBA, Executive MBA, and Executive Master's in Leadership Programs Information Lunch [LINK]

Faculty Research Notes

To visit the "Faculty Notes" section of the website, click here.

Faculty In The News

To visit the "In the News" section of the website, click here.

Contact Us

McDonough School of Business
Rafik B. Hariri Building
37th & O Streets, NW
Washington, DC 20057

This is a transmission from the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Office of Marketing and Communications.