Post Tagged with: "finance"

During "The Regulatory and Policy Enivronment" segment, attendees received literature that included information on adaptation in regulation.

Regulators Tackle New Digital Markets

Regulators must adapt to new financial technologies, federal experts said during a panel segment of the annual “Financial Markets Quality” conference co-hosted Wednesday by the McDonough School of Business’ Center for Financial Markets and Policy and the Financial Times. About 60 people attended the segment, titled “The Regulatory Policy Environment,”[Read More…]

by October 14, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Recruitment is taking place in the fall instead of the spring for the first time this year after investment banks moved up their recruitment season and other firms followed suit.

Students Adjust to Fall Recruitment Shift

Upperclassman students were met by an earlier recruitment process when they returned to campus this fall, as the annual recruiting cycle for jobs and internships at financial institutions and many consulting firms moved from the spring semester to the fall semester for the first time. In previous years, recruiters from[Read More…]

by September 20, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Let’s Finance Guidelines

The Finance and Appropriations Committee has an immense responsibility: allocating funds toward activities that benefit Georgetown students. As it stands, the obligation to balance the supplementary funding needs of existing groups, new organizations that need a helping jump start and capital improvements that advance the quality of student life is[Read More…]

by April 12, 2016 1 comment Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Do You Love Medicine?

To all pre-med “Josh” Hoyas, I write this as I sit in the depths of another university’s library, preparing myself for yet another physiology test in less than 36 hours. I was privileged, unlike many Hoyas, to be able to make it through the rigorous curriculum and approval process from[Read More…]

by December 8, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

Blinded by Pre-Professionalism Tunnel Vision

It’s January and a flurry of anxious suits descends onto Sellinger Lounge. Below the surface of casual chit-chat about winter break bubbles an undercurrent of apprehension about the nebulous and uncertain future, the entirety of which seems to rest on the outcome of the next few months. Recruitment season has[Read More…]

by March 23, 2015 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top
The Office of Professional Development opened in the McDonough School of Business this September. It will provide additional career advice and opportunities to students interested in business-related fields.

MSB Opens Additional Career Resource

The McDonough School of Business launched the Office of Professional Development in September to serve as an additional career resource for business students, who already benefit the most directly from the services provided through the Cawley Career Education Center. The office supplements the aid already provided by the Cawley Career[Read More…]

by October 17, 2014 1 comment Business, Business - Top
Georgetown graduates led LinkedIn’s new university rankings for business-related fields, including investment banking and finance.

MSB Tops LinkedIn Rankings

LinkedIn released its first university rankings of projected career paths for undergraduates last week, with Georgetown topping the list in a variety of business fields. The networking website ranked Georgetown number one for investment banking, number three for finance — following the University of Pennsylvania and Yale University — and[Read More…]

by October 10, 2014 0 comments Business, Business - Top

Brazilian Finances on Tap

Former Finance Minister, President of the Central Bank and International Monetary Fund Representative of Brazil Pedro Malan spoke about Brazil’s economic challenges in the Fisher Colloquium on Wednesday. The Brazilian Club, the Stanton Distinguished Leaders Series at the McDonough School of Business, the Lecture Fund and the Latin American Board[Read More…]

by April 10, 2014 0 comments Campus News
A New Game of Kick the Can

A New Game of Kick the Can

College students are well aware of the economic challenges facing our generation. Rising tuition is causing record student loan debt totaling more than $1 trillion. Here at Georgetown, 39 percent of students graduate with student loan debt. The average balance of this debt? $28,035. Unemployment among Americans between the ages[Read More…]

by October 25, 2013 0 comments Opinion
WEIS: Liberal Arts a Lost Beauty

WEIS: Liberal Arts a Lost Beauty

As the job recruitment process for the world of finance comes to a close, I reflect on the flurry of interview questions I was asked. One question I was consistently asked concerned my academic background. While it is considered a Georgetown-esque combination, my concentration choices of government and English raised eyebrows about[Read More…]

by February 22, 2013 0 comments Opinion