Fall 2009

Cover Story

Following Their Passion: Business Grads Bring Savvy to Global Development

A select number of GWSB graduates are marching down new management paths. They’re not ignoring the bottom line so much as gazing beyond it. These are alumni who are lending their business savvy to international development.


Doing Well By Doing Good: The GWSB Institute of Corporate Responsibility Adds Certificate Program.

Ari Isaacman Astles, MBA ’10, has always been interested in ways that business leaders can work to improve society.

Sustainable Success: Colors their Careers Green

In her circle of friends, Jennifer Boulden was always the person you went to for environmental advice.

New Global MBA: One-Year-Old and Playing with the Big Boy

Every veteran executive has a story like it. A suitcase—containing business attire—lost right before a big conference. A glitch in Internet technology during a make-or-break presentation. An eleventh hour miscommunication that sends an irreplaceable package to Portland, Maine, instead of Portland, Ore.

Undergrads Get Down to Business

New students entering the GW School of Business this fall will benefit from significant changes in the curriculum, giving them enhanced expertise, more class choices and substantial career assistance.