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Embracing Risk, Speakers Share Perspectives

Embracing Risk, Speakers Share Perspectives

Risk-taking is frightening — but it should be pursued by students. So stood the premise of this year’s TEDxGeorgetown conference. Speakers, including students, alumni, faculty and public figures, discussed the role of risk-taking in their achievements, failures and inspirations. They related their experiences and what it means to break away from the status[Read More…]

by November 16, 2015 0 comments Chatter, Opinion

Joint Program Selects Fellows

The Global Business Fellows program, a joint initiative between the McDonough School of Business and the School of Foreign Service, accepted 40 percent of applicants from the SFS and 60 percent of applicants from the MSB to join its second cohort this fall. The cohort is composed of 15 sophomores[Read More…]

by November 6, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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This year’s TEDx Georgetown board, which consists of 16 members, has met frequently throughout the fall semester to plan the annual speaking event, which returns to campus Saturday for the fifth time with interactive breakout sessions, following a renewed marketing campaign.

In Year 5, TEDx Increases Interactive Programming

TEDx Georgetown will return in its fifth iteration Saturday with 12 speeches centered on the theme of “Risk Takers,” featuring more interactive programming, a larger board and a new marketing campaign. The speaker lineup includes students, alumni, faculty and public figures, including professional poker player Annie Duke and journalist and[Read More…]

by October 20, 2015 3 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

EU Ambassador Talks Transatlantic Trade

Ambassador of the European Union to the United States David O’Sullivan discussed transatlantic trade relations and global challenges to trade negotiations at an event in the Rafik B. Hariri Building on Oct. 7. The event marks the latest installment in the annual Global Embassy Series organized by the McDonough Global[Read More…]

by October 19, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News

MSB Students Claim Lack of Interview Prep

The student sits anxiously in a waiting room in the Leavey Center, clad in a black suit, grasping a fresh copy of The Wall Street Journal, and anticipating the set of technical questions and brainteasers that lie on the other side of the door. Banker and trader hopefuls repeatedly find[Read More…]

by March 26, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized