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Downgraded Zika Status Raises Concerns

Downgraded Zika Status Raises Concerns

Georgetown professor of global health law Lawrence Gostin is concerned about the World Health Organization’s Nov. 17 decision to formally lift Zika’s emergency status, arguing the move decreases the prospects of funding to fight and cure Zika, and downgrades public concern when certain populations are still at serious risk of[Read More…]

by December 2, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
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Google began shipping its new MacBook Pro with a Touch Bar to customers earlier this week with record sales, according to Forbes.

GU Gives MacBook Pro Lukewarm Review

  Apple announced the release of its new MacBook Pro on Oct. 27 to a mixed reception from the Apple user community at Georgetown. According to Forbes, Apple’s newest laptop has experienced record sales. The company began shipping the laptops to online customers on Monday. U.S. online shoppers spent more[Read More…]

by November 18, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Your Career

Your Career

In the midst of recruiting season for the banking and consulting sectors, The Hoya spoke with experts attending events sponsored by the Cawley Career Education Center. These recruiters, associates, analysts, consultants and other professionals were asked for their insights and advice to guide students pursuing careers in their fields. This[Read More…]

by October 28, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
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Google released the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones including Google Assistant, which the company claims is better than the iPhone's Siri.

Google Pixel Met With Optimism at GU

Google released its new Pixel and Pixel XL phones this Thursday, Oct. 20, to much anticipation within the Georgetown community. Students and faculty, after having mixed reviews for the latest releases of Google competitor Apple Inc. earlier this year — the iPhone 7 and Apple Watch 2 — were generally[Read More…]

by October 21, 2016 1 comment Business, Business - Top
What To Do Next

What To Do Next

In the midst of recruiting season for the banking and consulting sectors, The Hoya spoke with experts attending events sponsored by the Cawley Career Education Center. These recruiters, associates, analysts, consultants and other professionals were asked for their insights and advice to guide students interested in pursuing careers in their[Read More…]

by October 21, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Finding the Right Fit

Finding the Right Fit

In the midst of recruiting season for the service, banking and consulting sectors, The Hoya spoke with experts attending events sponsored by the Cawley Career Education Center. These recruiters, associates, analysts, consultants and other professionals were asked for their insights and advice to guide students interested in pursuing careers in[Read More…]

by October 14, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
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Apple debuted its Series 2 watch earlier this month, prompting mixed reviews from the Georgetown  community. The original Apple Watch was released in April 2015 and has declined in sales recently.

Apple Releases Series 2 Watch, Mixed Feedback from GU

Earlier this month, Apple Inc. unveiled a new version of its smartwatch, the Apple Watch Series 2, after what critics deem a disappointing year of sales for the original Apple Watch. At Georgetown, reactions to the new watch have been mixed. According to Apple’s website, the Series 2 watch comes[Read More…]

by September 30, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
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GU Hails Melties’ Return

The first Georgetown University Farmers Market of the year Wednesday saw the return of student food startup Melties, offering gourmet ice cream-cookie sandwiches to customers passing through Red Square in the warm sunshine. Co-founded by Molham Krayem (MSB ’17) and Owais Bukhari (GRD ’15) during the spring, Melties has been[Read More…]

by September 16, 2016 1 comment Business, Business - Top

Q/A: Adam Paegle Talks Campus Recruiting

Adam Paegle (COL ’13) only applied to one college out of high school, and he seems to have made the right call. After spending his undergraduate years at Georgetown University as a career informational specialist at the Cawley Career Education Center, Paegle has returned to the Hilltop as a recruiting[Read More…]

by September 9, 2016 0 comments Business - Top
COURTESY TAHIRA TAYLOR (GRD ’17)
Georgetown MBA students visited New Orleans over Easter break to build houses that were destroyed by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

MBA Students Build Homes in New Orleans

On March 23, more than a dozen Georgetown Masters of Business Administration students volunteered their time to build houses with Habitat for Humanity and the Audubon Institute in New Orleans, La. Tahira Taylor (GRD ’17), vice president of community and sustainability for the McDonough School of Business, organized and gathered[Read More…]

by April 15, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top