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Real Estate Luminaries Series, May 3

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RSVP for the McDonough School of Business and NAREIT Spring 2011 Real Estate Luminaries Series event featuring David Simon, chairman and CEO of Simon Property Group, the world's largest publicly traded real estate company. The program, "Commercial Real Estate: Moving from Recovery to Expansion," will open with a discussion between Martin Cohen, co-chairman and co-CEO of Cohen & Steers Inc., and Wesley Edens, co-founder, principal, and co-chairman of Fortress Investment Group. [RSVP]

Flash Crash Conference: One Year Later

On May 5, the Center for Financial Markets and Policy at Georgetown's McDonough School of Business will host "The Flash Crash: One Year Later," a conference to discuss the U.S. market structure and lessons learned from the high-speed trading glitch that disrupted financial markets on May 6, 2010. [RSVP]

Global Social Enterprise Initiative Established

TheĀ Global Social Enterprise Initiative engages corporate, nonprofit, government, and other stakeholders to advance the understanding of social enterprise. It is led by Distinguished Professor of the Practice Bill Novelli and has had students involved in each stage of its development. At a kick-off event the center announced that the Bank of America Charitable Foundation has donated $1 million to support the initiative. [READ MORE]

MBA Student Named a Finalist for Women in Technology Leadership Award

Rachelle Palmer, an MBA Evening Program student at Georgetown's McDonough School of Business, recently was named as a finalist for the Women in Technology Leadership Awards. A senior specialist in Deloitte's Technology division, Palmer is among the top five women in the "Rising Star" class. The awards banquet will be held on May 19, 2011, at the Ritz Carlton in Tysons Corner.

John Carroll Weekend & Pre-Weekend Business Alumni Networking Event, April 27

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April 27 Business Alumni Reception
Please join us for a pre-John Carroll Weekend McDonough School of Business Networking Reception with Dean George Daly in San Francisco on Wednesday, April 27, at 6 p.m. [RSVP]

Register Now for Your Milestone Reunion Weekend, June 3-4, 2011

If you are an MBA, EMBA, or EML alumnus from 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, or 2006, register now to attend your milestone reunion. Sign up and make your plans to join your classmates and the McDonough community back on the Hilltop for a memorable weekend. [RSVP]

Upcoming Admissions Events &
Important Dates

MBA Full-Time

May 31: Executive MBA Program Round Three Application Deadline



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Upcoming Events:

  • April 27, 2011
    San Francisco, CA, Alumni Networking Event [RSVP]
  • May 3, 2011
    Real Estate Luminaries Series [RSVP]
  • May 5, 2011
    Flash Crash Conference
  • June 2-5, 2011
    Reunion Weekend [INFO]

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