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Becky and Jackie
Investigating Apparel Worker Needs in the Dominican Republic - McDonough MBA's Present to VF Corporation

By Jackie Balakarski (MBA’18)

It was a hot May day in Santiago in the Dominican Republic and the smell of rubber filled my nose during a tour of a factory which exclusively makes shoes for...

ROI Meeting
Aligning Capital with Rural Opportunity: ROI Convenes Initial Planning meeting with Partners
Matt McKenna and Sam Rikkers
Obama Officials Set Up Rural Initiative at Georgetown
Two Agriculture Department officials in the Obama administration have set up an initiative at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business to try to continue to interest Wall Street...
Millennials Rise on Earth Day to keep Marine Life Afloat
This Earth Day, April 22nd, the Sustainable Oceans Alliance held its third Annual Sustainable Oceans Summit, with a theme of making the ocean “famous.” The event drew hundreds of participants and was...
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GSEI Student Leaders Break for Jobs and Summer Opportunities

 

As final exams draw to a close, we wish our graduating students Pak Aranyawat (MBA'17), Amy Yaskowski (MBA'17), Daniela Fernandez (BA'17), and Sophia Wood (BA'17) a fond farewell...

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Dan Miller (MBA '17) at The Nature Conservancy
 
This Spring, GSEI placed Daniel Miller (MBA '17) as a Climate Risk and Resilience Fellow at The Nature Conservancy thanks to the support of our founding partner, Bank...
Industry Experts Discuss Sustainability of Fast Fashion

By Molly Fleenor, Assistant Director of Communications

As retail companies respond to the demand to provide consumers with more, cheaper, and faster products, many leading fashion...

McAvoy and Liftman
Bank of America Executives Speak of Company’s Role in the Environment

While the federal government’s stance on issues such as climate change and environmental regulation may be shifting under the new Administration, guests attending the Role of Business in the...

Leslie Crutchfield
An Interview with GSEI's New Executive Director, Leslie Crutchfield

GSEI welcomed our new Executive Director, Leslie Crutchfield in March. Nikunj Beria, a graduate student in the Global Human Development program at the School of Foreign Service and a GSEI student...

CFN Event
Conservation Finance Network Presents New Report at GSEI

What will it take for conservation finance markets to reach maturity? How can investors, public agents, foundation professionals, and other environmental practictioners make the right decisions to...

Fair Oaks Farm
Sustainable Dairy? GSEI Student Leader visits Fair Oaks Farm in Indiana

 

By Clara Cecil, MSB'18

How on earth are we going to feed 9 billion people by the year 2050?

This seemed like a daunting question before I spent a March weekend...

Matt McKenna
Matthew McKenna Joins Global Social Enterprise Initiative as Executive in Residence
Matthew M. McKenna (L ’75) has joined the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business Global Social Enterprise Initiative (GSEI) as an executive in residence for 2017. He brings to GSEI more...
Bill Novelli
GSEI Founder William Novelli Joins American Cancer Society Board of Directors
Georgetown McDonough Distinguished Professor of the Practice and Global Social Enterprise Initiative founder William D. Novelli was elected to the 2017 American Cancer Society Board of Directors....
Chico
Nonprofit Veteran and Georgetown Law Alum Joins New Strategies Leadership

Ernest “Chico” Rosemond has been named Program Director for the Global Social Enterprise Initiative’s (GSEI) New Strategies Program, an advanced education program for nonprofit executives focusing...

Steve Case
Riding the Next Wave
The “Internet of Everything” will have a profound impact on society, as digital technologies are becoming fully integrated across all aspects of our lives, permeating every industry. So, Steve Case,...
Advancing Employment Opportunities for People with Disabilities

 

By Lauren Gilbert, Project Analyst - GSEI

Imagine if Texas’s employment rate was only 34% of its adult population.  That frightening...

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