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Andrew Plepler speaks with Bank of America Student Leaders
GSEI Hosts Bank of America Student Leaders

For the past decade, Bank of America has devoted a portion of its resources to cultivating and developing the next generation of community leaders through its Student Leaders® Program. Over 200...

Alan Andreasen
Social Marketing in a Changing World - A Celebration of Alan Adreasen

By Brynn Boyer and Natalia Rankine-Galloway*

After more than two decades as a marketing professor at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, Alan Andreasen retired in June 2015...

Daniela Fernandez
Igniting a Millennial Movement to Save the World's Oceans.

By: Natalia Rankine-Galloway*

Daniela Fernandez, a junior government and economics major and founder and president of the Georgetown Sustainable Oceans Alliance, has been named the...

Preserving the World's Oceans

By: Min Xiong (MBA’15)*

The Sustainable Oceans Summit, held at the McDonough School of Business on April 25, began and concluded with a call to action and the start of a movement...

Smart Home
Innovative Design, Education May Lead Baby Boomers to Embrace In-Home Technology

By Brent Shafer and Bill Novelli*

Where do you want to live as you age? For most of us, the answer is, “In my home.” In fact, 90 percent of Americans between the ages of 50 and 80...

Healthy Weight
Food and Beverage Companies Unite to Cut Calories in the American Diet

By Lisa Gable, President of Healthy Weight Commitment*

In May 2010, the sixteen major food and beverage companies who make up the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation voluntarily...

Sustainable Oceans Alliance
Major Oceans Summit in April Aims to Activate Millennials

By: Daniela Fernandez and Sebastian Nicholls

The ocean is on average 2.29 miles deep. It provides food and income for over 1.5 billion people. It is the source of 30% of the oxygen...

Melissa Bradley
Melissa Bradley Named MSB Professor of the Practice

By: Natalia Rankine-Galloway

With more than 20 years of entrepreneurship, investment and leadership experience, ...

Natalia Rankine-Galloway
Natalia Rankine-Galloway Joins GSEI as Associate Director

Joining GSEI staff full-time as the Initiative’s new Associate Director, Natalia will be responsible for the operational management of the initiative, assisting both Executive Director Ladan...

New Strategies
Program Assists Nonprofits

By: David Brown, Hoya Staff Writter*

COURTESY OF CURT WEEDEN Curt Weeden, creator of New Strategies, leads a forum for the program. New Strategies will begin MSB operations...

Innovation Lab
2nd Annual Innovation Lab

Twenty-two Georgetown students participated in the second annual intensive Innovation Lab weekend, September 26-28, 2014. In this fully immersive, experiential learning setting, students were...

Novelli Statement to Senators
Bill Novelli Statement to Senate Leaders on Advanced Care Delivery

May 21, 2014: Bill Novelli, Co-Chair of the Coalition to Transform Advanced Care (C-TAC), joined AHIP Foundation at the Bipartisan Leaders of Senate Committee on Aging Roundtable to raise...

Student of the Year McLaughlin
GSEI Student of the Year 2013-2014

By Bich Le

Michael McLaughlin (MBA’15), was named the Global Social Enterprise Initiative (GSEI) Student Leader of the Year for the 2013-2014 academic year. The award was created...

Anthony Cook
A Proposal: Activating Students to Ignite Economic Empowerment and Social Justice in DC

By Michael McLaughlin (MBA’15)

Anthony Cook practices what he preaches. A professor in Georgetown’s Law Center teaching Democracy and Coercion, exploring the role of lawyers in...

Tim Tassopoulos
A Family Business Take on CSR and Sustainability

By Michael McLaughlin (MBA’15)

Although Chick-fil-A is best known for the chicken it serves across the United States, it is their coffee program that is shaking things up around...

Impact Investments
Changing Policy to Increase Impact Investments

By Michael McLaughlin (MBA’15)

Can opportunities for impact investments – dollars that yield both financial and social returns for investors – be increased if policy adjustments...