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Commencement Announcements

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Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert M. Solow and Harvard Business School professor Michael C. Jensen will speak at the graduate and undergraduate commencements for Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business. Commencement will be held May 20 and 21, 2011. 

Tropaia Exercises: May 20, 10 a.m.

MBA, Executive MBA, Executive Master's in Leadership Ceremony: May 20, 12:30 p.m. [LIVE WEBCAST]

Undergraduate Ceremony: May 21, 9 a.m. [LIVE WEBCAST]


Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke Discusses Economic Growth

"Expanded government support for research and development over time could significantly boost economic growth," Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said during the keynote speech at the "New Building Blocks for Jobs and Economic Growth" conference.[WATCH NOW]

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]

Students Win Deloitte Consulting Case Competition

On Friday, April 29, a team of Georgetown University students won the Deloitte Consulting Diversity and Inclusion Case Competition. MBA Full-Time Program first-year students Nisheet Bhalla, Courtney Cudlip, and Aqeel Adenwala, and Master's in Foreign Service student April Nigh comprised the first-place team.

Andreasen to Speak at World Animal Forum

Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Professor of Marketing Alan Andreasen has been invited to brief leaders of the World Animal Forum on social marketing and its possible application to their concerns at their annual meeting in Banna, Italy, May 19-21. [READ MORE]

Watch Flash Crash Conference Video

A lesson from last year's high-speed trading glitch, known as "Flash Crash" is "the absolute necessity for understanding how our markets operate and are developing today," said U.S. Securities and Exchange Commissioner Kathleen L. Casey at the May 5 Flash Crash Conference hosted by Georgetown's McDonough School of Business Center for Financial Markets and Policy. [WATCH NOW]

Upcoming Admissions Deadline

MBA Full-Time

May 31: Executive MBA Program Round Three Application Deadline



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Upcoming Events:

  • May 20-21, 2011
  • Commencement Weekend [INFO]
  • June 2-5, 2011
    Reunion Weekend [INFO]

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