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A Year in Review: Georgetown McDonough’s Top Moments of 2022

As the calendar year comes to a close, Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business is celebrating the successes, milestones, and accomplishments of 2022. We advanced key strategic initiatives, announc…

December 21st, 2022

Impact Investments: Alumni Make the Case for Sustainability

Being in business today goes hand-in-hand with sustainability—whether that’s the clothes you wear, the coffee you drink, the energy you use, or the community you build. Here, four alumni weigh in …

December 8th, 2022

Office Hours: Jason Schloetzer Reveals the Negative Impact of Extreme Temperatures on the Perceptions of the United States Economy

Unusual temperatures due to climate change pose detrimental impacts to economic activities and the habits of many consumers. Individuals’ beliefs about economic conditions and their consumption habi…

September 1st, 2022

A Sustainable Phil-osophy for Food – Georgetown Alumnus Tackles Climate Change at the Venture Lab

Georgetown alumnus Phil Wong (SFS’15) and his team are taking a bite out of climate change through their food startup, Phil’s Finest – and they’re using the Georgetown Venture Lab as the h…

July 27th, 2022

Hillery Tsumba (EMBA’22) – Exploring the Viability of Sustainable Trends in Luxury Markets

How does climate change influence the production and consumption of luxury goods?  This question took Hillery Tsumba (EMBA’22) and her teammates all the way to Italy to explore consumer behavior to…

July 27th, 2022