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2020 Pitch George Competition Winners Announced

December 09, 2020

Organized by the GW Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence (CFEE), the annual Pitch George Competition is one of the George Washington University's premier entrepreneurial initiatives.

GWSB Climbs 20 Spots in MBA Ranking

November 11, 2020
The GW School of Business came in at #4 in the Poets & Quants 2021 Online MBA program ranking.

GWSB Announces New Local Partnership for Minority Business Enterprise Education

November 09, 2020
The partnership aims to provide best-in-class training to minority-owned small businesses located in the D.C. area.

Indigenous Leaders to Hold Forum on Tourism, Sustainable Development and Economic Recovery

September 28, 2020
The impressive lineup of speakers for the virtual event includes an Emmy-award winning TV host, Indigenous leaders and political figures from across the Americas.

GWSB Moves Up in 2021 QS Rankings

September 23, 2020
The George Washington University School of Business scored high marks in Quacquarelli Symonds’ 2021 QS World University Rankings, released this week. GWSB’s rankings improved over last year’s in several key categories.

In Memoriam: Dr. Ahmad Jarrah

September 08, 2020
“Ahmad was a terrific asset to the entire GWSB community. His loss will be deeply felt by current and former students and his colleagues,” Dean Anuj Mehrotra said.

TIAA Institute and GFLEC Release Report on Millennials’ Financial Challenges Amid COVID-19

August 12, 2020
“For millennials who were already struggling to retain a sense of financial security in the wake of the Great Recession, COVID-19’s impact has been devastating.”
GWSB Global Bachelor's Program students celebrate graduation

Congratulations to the 2020 Global Bachelor’s Program Graduates

July 31, 2020
"The Global Bachelor’s Program allowed me to explore my academic, professional and personal interests while also exploring a wide range of amazing places."
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Indigenous Tourism Forum of the Americas Relaunching as a Virtual Event in October 2020

July 31, 2020
Indigenous, tourism and government leaders will gather online to discuss the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on Indigenous people across the Americas and how tourism can empower those communities in the future by driving sustainable economic recovery.

Accountancy Student Receives PCAOB Scholarship

July 27, 2020
Craig Freeman, BA in Accountancy ’21, was recently named a Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) Scholar for the 2020-21 academic year in recognition of his academic excellence.

Alumni Receive World Series Rings

July 14, 2020
Ryan Riffenburgh, MS in Sport Management ’20, received the ring from the Washington Nationals in recognition of his internship with the team during its historic championship season. Several other Colonials also received 2019 World Series rings.

GWSB Becomes New Center of Excellence for DHS

July 08, 2020

The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate has selected the GW School of Business to lead a new

New Strategic Foresight Course Prepares GWSB Students to Lead

July 06, 2020
The intensive online course taught by futurist Thomas Debass, Acting Special Representative for Global Partnerships at the U.S. Department of State, blended integrated case analysis and trend examination with virtual site visits.

Dr. Vanessa Perry Receives Prestigious Marketing Award

June 26, 2020
The associate dean for faculty and research received the award for her significant research and teaching contributions as a mentor to students and professors of color from underrepresented groups in the field of marketing.
Aerial view of the island of Salt Cay in the Turks and Caicos

Alumnus and Students Partner to Ensure Sustainable Future for Carribean Island Community

June 24, 2020
Ken Chaletzky (BBA ‘71) partnered with Prof. Linda Ambrosie’s Tourism Economics class to identify what type of tourism investment could best revitalize the island of Salt Cay in the Turks and Caicos.

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