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4 Obstacles on the Way to a Circular Economy
An op-ed co-authored by Vishal Agrawal, assistant professor of operations and information management: The concept of circular economy is a grand, sweeping vision, which we hope will lead to better...
Panelists Speak to Students about Hunger Relief and Corporate Social Responsibility
McDonough to Offer Scholarships to Returned Peace Corps Volunteers Pursuing an MBA
The Peace Corps has selected Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business to join a fellowship program that provides financial support to returned Peace Corps volunteers pursuing graduate...
Helping People Over 50 Keep Unexpected Expenses From Becoming a Crisis
Nearly half of Americans (47 percent) lack the ability to pay for an unexpected $400 expense, according to the Federal Reserve Board’s Report on the Economic Well-Being of U.S. Households in 2014....
How Will Housing for Grown-Ups Change?
America’s demographics are changing. Currently, about 13 percent of the population is over 65, and, due to increasing longevity, 18 percent are expected to be 65+ by 2030, according to the Pew...
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Students Pitch Social Ventures at “Entrepreneurship: A Force for Good”

Students from across Georgetown University gathered to share their socially conscious business ideas at “Entrepreneurship: A Force for Good” on Feb. 18 at the university’s McDonough School of...

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Trends in Partnerships

Speech by Bill Novelli, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University

2016 Points of Light Corporate Service Counsel: Social Capital Conference

Change is...

2016 Annual Peter Benchley™ Ocean Award Winners Announced
Often called the ‘Academy Awards for the Ocean,’ the Peter Benchley Ocean Awards will honor a diverse group of eight ocean leaders including the President of Palau, a New York Times investigative...
The Un-valuable Chain

Aerial View of America

By Sarah Mintz (MA’14)

Flying over Africa, vast expanses of open land cradle small stenciled shapes, as if scrawled out sporadically by a...

Patricia Stupp at the World Business Council for Sustainable Development

By Patricia Stupp (SFS'16)

What are you looking at? In all likelihood, you’re looking at a computer; half of which is made of plastic. What are you sitting on? A plastic computer chair?...

Grads Do Good for a Profit
The Wall Street Journal has taken note of socially driven MBA graduates, quoting Maury Zimring (MSB 09) in a recent article, “Grads Do ‘Good’ For Profit,” The corporate sector ‘provides an ability...
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Georgetown Energy Prize to Reward Community Sustainability
APRIL 23, 2014 – ONE LUCKY COMMUNITY WITH a population between 5,000 and 250,000 will receive $5 million in 2017 to support sustainable energy-saving innovations, thanks to the creation of the...
Global Social Enterprise Initiative Established at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business



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Ladan Manteghi
Executive Director Named for Global Social Enterprise Initiative

Former AARP Executive Ladan Manteghi to Manage the Launch, Growth, and Development of the Initiative

Ladan Manteghi has been named executive director...

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Global Social Enterprise Initiative Partners with Mobile Internet Content Coalition

Program to Provide Young Minds and Entrepreneurs with Innovative Business Modeling for Social Good

Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business announced...

“Where's the 'I' in Occupy?" Event Invites Discussion of Occupy Movement

Event to Engage Participants on Occupy Issues, Challenges, and Solutions, Nov. 29

With 56 percent of Americans unsure about whether to...