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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....
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...

Bryan at the White House
Obamacare and Millennial Enrollment: GSEI Student Leader Attends Outreach and Engagement Summit

By Bryan Vodicka (MBA'18)

This week, news broke that Affordable Care Act premiums will rise 22% on...

Measuring the Impact of Advocacy - GSEI and Bipartisan Policy Center Co-Host Roundtable

By Sophia Wood (SFS'17)

Do you suffer from “dashboard fatigue?” It’s a malady common to the world of measuring policy advocacy, according to the more than 30 public policy officials who...

Outside In: Can Tech Transform Aging in America?
Community-based care is a growing trend in the health care field and technological innovations are needed for this system to continue to advance and meet the needs of patients, specifically for the...
Sea World
Sea World, Humane Society CEOs Discuss Values and Importance of Dialog with GSEI
Two self-professed animal lovers – Joel Manby, president and CEO of SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, and Wayne Pacelle, president and CEO of The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) – joined...
Ocean's Panel
"Our Ocean, One Future" Summit Energizes Georgetown Students


By Francoise Farrell (C'18) and Mary Troxel (C'18), Co-Presidents, Georgetown Sustainable Ocean's Alliance.

In Gaston Hall on September 16th, Susana...

McDonough MBAs Drawn to Impact Careers

(above) Pak Aranyawat (MBA '17), a GSEI student leader, visited cultural treasures while interning at the National Microfinance Bank of Jordan.

By Natalia Rankine-Galloway,...

Sophie Byun (MBA '17) at the World Business Council for Sustainable Development


”I reviewed dozens of the WBCSD member companies’ CSR reports and, after statistical analysis, determined that the effectiveness of corporate non-financial reporting is...

Yi Sun
Yi Sun (MBA' 16) at the World Business Council for Sustainable Development


“I worked on two closely related projects with the WBCSD Geneva team and external partners which mapped innovative climate investments to showcase best practices.”


Patrick Lane
Patrick Lane (MBA'16) at the World Business Council for Sustainable Development


“I had the opportunity to create a process that applies the value-chain analysis to the life-cycle of an employee in an effort to present opportunities for companies to...