News

GWSB Alumnus Doug Zarkin Talks Branding In the Age of Amazon

April 17, 2019
With online shopping becoming a more dominant force, the vice president and chief marketing officer of Pearle Vision Luxottica explained at a recent George Talks Business event how retailers must adapt.

MSPM Program Earns PMI Accreditation

April 15, 2019
“Congratulations to Dr. Homayoun Khamooshi and our dedicated MSPM faculty and staff for earning this prestigious accreditation,” GWSB Dean Anuj Mehrotra said. “We’ll continue to ensure that our project management program is among the best available anywhere.”

Seeking Responsible Artificial Intelligence

April 11, 2019
Manoj Saxena, former first general manager of IBM Watson, discussed the future and ethics of artificial intelligence at the GWSB Robert P. Maxon Lecture Series.

GWSB Welcomes New Executive Director of Career Center

April 04, 2019
“As the founder, CEO and president of a very successful executive search firm specializing in the financial and accounting sectors, Mark Strassman has compiled an impressive record in the areas of career development, human-resource management and strategic business planning,” Dean Anuj Mehrotra said.

NBC News’ Savannah Guthrie Will Be GW’s Commencement Speaker

March 27, 2019
The co-anchor of NBC News’ TODAY will deliver the commencement address on the National Mall. Cindy McCain and former NASA engineer Christine Darden, D.Sc. ’83, also will receive honorary degrees at the May 19 ceremony.

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Getting Ink

GWSB Alumna Featured In PBS Newshour Segment on Temporary Funding for Federal Workers

January 28, 2019
LaJuanna Russell (MBA '98) provided commentary on the enduring impact of the recent government shutdown’s economic consequences.

Wenjie Chen's Research Cited in Article on Chinese Investment in Rwanda

August 14, 2018
Research conducted by the GWSB assistant professor of international business and international affairs was mentioned in a Quartz article exploring Chinese economic development initiatives in the African nation.

Annamaria Lusardi Quoted in Huffington Post Article on Youth Personal Finance

August 09, 2018
The Denit Trust Chair of Economics & Accountancy at GWSB noted that financial literacy programs are often poorly structured and funded.

James A. Bailey Interviewed on Swiss TV About Amazon and the Future of Bookstores

August 07, 2018
The Hochberg Professorial Fellow of Leadership Development at GWSB contrasted the different experiences of buying books in the internet age.

Publications & Kudos

GWSB Alum on Boosting the Next Generation of Business Events

September 25, 2018
GW School of Business alumna and business events professional Jenny Abreu (MTA '09) spoke about how businesses can better incorporate diversity and inclusion in their event planning on a recent installment of PCMA's "Ascent Luminaries" video series.

GWSB Students, Faculty and Alumni Co-Author Research Paper on Management Education

August 07, 2018
“This article marks an important milestone in GWSB’s doctoral program. It exemplifies our mentoring model and the doctoral student experience,” said GWSB professor of management Dr. Herman Aguinis.

Fourth Edition of Performance Management Textbook Published

July 31, 2018
Professor Herman Aguinis's book answers key management questions, is used in undergraduate and graduate courses worldwide, and has been translated into Chinese and Arabic.
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Lisa Delpy Neirotti Presents at United Nations

July 26, 2018
The director of the master’s of sport management and tourism administration programs presented in Geneva on the topic of financial integrity in sports.

Messages From the Dean

Message From the Dean — March 2019

March 21, 2019
Dean Mehrotra reveals plans for our new suite of graduate programs, including an accelerated MBA, 4+1 programs that allow completion of a bachelor's and a master's degree in five years, expanded online offerings, and customized degrees based on stackable courses and certificates.

Message From the Dean — February 2019

February 19, 2019
Dean Mehrotra discusses the opening weeks of the Spring semester, the launch of several important initiatives, and the success of the new "George Talks Business" live interviews.

Message From the Dean — January 2019

January 14, 2019
Dean Mehrotra rings in the New Year at GWSB by introducing our new series of live interviews and a special initiative that highlights our best-in-class online programs.

Message From the Dean — December 2018

December 14, 2018
Dean Mehrotra discusses our standing in a number of collegiate rankings and reveals new GWSB initiatives for the Spring 2019 semester.