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Administrative Assistant for Georgetown University's Global Social Enterprise Initiative
The Global Social Enterprise Initiative (GSEI) at Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business is seeking an organized and proactive Administrative Assistant (AA) to join our team. The AA will work directly with the office staff to ensure all administrative tasks are efficiently and effectively implemented. The AA must have the ability to manage multiple tasks at once and have a wide breadth of experience managing clerical responsibilities. As a member of the GSEI team, the AA will have access to educators, thought leaders, stakeholders, and changemakers as well as access to professional development opportunities available to Georgetown University employees. The AA will also gain valuable experience in helping GSEI tackle complex social, economic, and environmental issues. The GSEI team includes 16 office staff and project directors and 37 GSEI Student Leaders representing multiple schools from across the University.
GSEI deliver world-class education, research and actionable solutions to create lasting social, economic, and environmental impact. Our work is grounded in the belief that business can be a powerful force for good. Complex societal problems will only be solved by leaders working systemically across sectors—private, public and nonprofit.
Start Date: no later than the end of January 2018
Terms: 40 hours a week. Compensation is commensurate with experience. This position is a long term full time temp position through Hoya Temps with the potential to become permanent staff position.
The McDonough Business Strategy Challenge (February 6-10, 2018) - A non-profit case consulting competition organized by Georgetown University, and primarily sponsored by the McDonough School of Business. The client of the MBSC is always a non-profit organization in 501-3(c) status. The Business Strategy Challenge seeks to bring together teams from undergraduate universities from all around the world. The teams engage in a weekend-long competition during which they come up with unique and sustainable solutions to the client’s problems. All of this is rendered possible due to the generous support of our sponsors.
The Georgetown Environment Initiative (GEI) is announcing the Fall 2017 Call for Proposals for the Georgetown Environment Initiative Impact Program.GEI brings together faculty and staff across Georgetown’s campuses – from business, foreign service, the humanities, law, medicine, public policy, the sciences, and the social sciences – to contribute Georgetown’s scholarship to the Earth’s stewardship. Through the GEI Impact Program, we welcome opportunities to seed new directions and new collaborations for environmental research, seminar series, educational programs, and outreach programs that show significant potential for attracting external financial support for their future expansion. Click here for the Proposal Requirements.
Patagonia Case Competition
Deadline: Register your team by December 18
2018 Case Topic: Patagonia's goal of reaching carbon neutrality by 2025.
Climate CAP: The MBA summit on Climate, Capital and Business.
March 23-24, 2018
Fuqua School of Business, Durham, NC, USA
Are you prepared to respond to the financial risks and opportunities of climate change?
Trillions of dollars of assets are at risk. The opportunities are just as large.
Join MBA students from around the world for ClimateCAP: The Global MBA Summit on Climate, Capital, & Business
to learn what every MBA needs to know about the business implications of climate change.
Our business school partners include programs at Wharton, Harvard, Stanford, LBS, Michigan, Cornell, UNC, MIT, NYU, and Yale. Students from any business school are invited to attend.
Global Entrepreneurship Movement - INNO2017
Global Entrepreneurship Movement - INNO2017: Awarding $100,000 USD to a startup anywhere in the world with a trans-formative idea that can be scaled in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region.
Benjamin Kane Gupta Fellowship
The Benjamin Kane Gupta Fellowship is a year-long fellowship for young professionals and graduates from accredited higher education institutions to apply skills learned in the classroom to the meaningful work of international public- private partnership creation and management in the Department of State’s Office of Global Partnerships.