General Colin Powell speaks at an event at the George Washington University

Remembering General Colin Powell (MBA ‘71)

October 18, 2021
We are deeply saddened by the passing of General Colin Powell (MBA ‘71). As our most distinguished of alumni, General Powell embodied the spirit of the GW School Business — focusing his life on making an impact.
screenshot from a summer 2021 Business & Society Series online course at GWSB

"Business & Society" Series Engages Students with Global Industry Leaders

September 10, 2021
G&EE Business & Society Series courses examine the broad societal arena in which businesses operate, giving particular focus to political, economic and cultural environments.

Joel Gehman Appointed Lindner-Gambal Professorship of Business Ethics

August 26, 2021
Following an international search led by Vanessa Perry, Ph.D., GWSB leadership welcomed the new professor to the faculty of strategic management and public policy.
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Partnership with Destination DC Provides Hope for Post-COVID Revitalization in the District

July 07, 2021
Students working on the course project "Preparing for the Future: A Research Study on Destination DC" provided significant data and strategies to the organization so it could better understand its members’ challenges.
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Students Craft Tourism Development Recommendations for Akwesasne Indigenous Community

June 14, 2021
“This was much more than just a project for a grade for all of us. This was a project with meaning and one which we undertook because we wanted to support a greater cause.”
GWSB students pitch Marriott International’s senior director of Global Enterprise Partnerships, Maia Daniels

Students Pitch Global Wellness Tourism Co-Branding Opportunities

June 01, 2021
“This was an extraordinary project that likely may be unprecedented, in that the students researched global trends and partnership opportunities in the emerging market for health and wellness tourism."

2021 Faculty and Staff Award Winners Announced

May 27, 2021
The GW School of Business today announced the winners of its annual faculty and staff awards. “What these awards do is bring our community together to celebrate examples of excellence," said GWSB Dean Anuj Mehrotra.

2021 Faculty Teaching Awards

May 27, 2021
Announcing the winners of the 2021 Faculty Teaching Awards.
G&EE Impact Investing course promo flyer

Student Learning Comes to Life in Impact Investing Course

May 18, 2021
“Integrating a range of distinct real-world impact investment projects into the curriculum enabled students to 'get into the weeds' and recognize the unique challenges and opportunities impact investors face every day in the field.

Alumni Provide Feedback, Support to 2021 Consulting Abroad Program Participants

May 07, 2021
Global & Experiential Education (G&EE) hosted a virtual panel presentation day on April 19 as part of the 2021 Consulting Abroad Program, during which the Global MBA Class of 2022 presented their preliminary recommendations to a panel of expert evaluators — many of whom were GWSB alumni.
a screenshot of the Strategic Foresight online class

In Business and Society, Strategic Foresight Course Prepares Students to Lead

April 26, 2021
The intensive online course taught by futurist Thomas Debass, managing director for global partnerships at the U.S. Department of State, blended integrated case analysis and trend examination with virtual site visits.

Financial Times Ranks International Business Program #1 Among U.S. Institutions

February 09, 2021
For the second year in a row, the George Washington University School of Business (GWSB) has received recognition for International Business, ranking #1 among U.S. institutions and #2 worldwide in the Financial Times Global MBA Top 100 rankings.
screenshot of participants in one of GWSB's virtual Industry Roundtables

GWSB Alumni Connect with Students During Virtual Roundtables

February 03, 2021
Graduate students who participate in the Industry Roundtable networking events have the opportunity to ask deeper questions about the career fields they hope to enter.
headshots of students in the accountancy capstone course at GWSB

Financial Accounting Capstone Provides Real-World Business Challenges

January 28, 2021
This spring, Global & Experiential Education (G&EE) is working in collaboration with the Department of Accountancy to enhance the accountancy capstone, providing senior accountancy majors at the GW School of Business with an opportunity to engage in a semester-long academic collaboration on a real-world business challenge.
photo collage from previous Pitch George competitions

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.