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GWSB Earns Top-10 Ranking for Online MBA Program

The program was ranked ninth in the world by TopMBA, which conducts one of the world's largest annual surveys of MBA employers.



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Colonials In Paradise

July 17, 2018
Scott Kircher and Donna Banks, GW School of Business alumni from the Master of Tourism Administration program, are making their marks on the Caribbean tourism industry.
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Take Me Out to the Ball Game

July 16, 2018
Major League Baseball has a new initiative to promote environmental sustainability. Here's how GW students are taking part.

Karen Thornton Featured In Contract Management Magazine

July 12, 2018
Karen Thornton, director of GWSB’s Master of Science in Government Contract and GW Law School’s Government Procurement Law programs, recently was the subject of Contract Management magazine’s “Executive Interview” feature.



Getting Ink

GWSB Graduate Named Northrop Grumman CEO

July 18, 2018
Kathy Warden, MBA '99, was named as Northrop Grumman's new chief executive last week.

Mark Hyman Quoted In Tennessean Article on Summer Work

July 17, 2018
The GWSB assistant teaching professor of management and tourism studies commented on the courses, tutoring, coaching sessions, athletic camps and volunteer work teens are performing over the summer to help get them into some of the country’s best colleges.

James A. Bailey Authors Op-Ed for The Hill

July 16, 2018
James A. Bailey, Hochberg Professorial Fellow of Leadership Development and professor of management, authored an op-ed piece for The Hill, “The Return to the Larger Than Life Leader.”

GWSB's Adventure Tourism Development Index Mentioned In Article on Thai Cave Rescue

July 12, 2018
The Adventure Tourism Development Index, created by the Adventure Travel and Trade Association and GWSB’s International Institute of Tourism Studies, was mentioned in an Irish Times article, “Thai Cave Set to Become Attraction In Adventure Tourism Boom.”

Publications & Kudos

William C. Handorf Publishes In Real Estate Review

July 17, 2018
The GWSB professor of finance has authored an article on government fiscal policy and the housing market.

GWSB Alum Receives Meeting Professionals International Award, Is Named Trendsetter by Meetings Today Magazine

July 11, 2018
Alex Plaxen, Master of Tourism Administration ’14, is the president and founder of Little Bird Told Media in Washington, D.C., where he coordinates executive-level meetings and organizes event marketing campaigns.

William C. Handorf Publishes In Global Journal of Management and Business Research

July 03, 2018
The GWSB professor of finance recently published “Value Creation, Risk Management and U.S. Bank Holding Company Governance” in the research journal.

GWSB's Kirsten Martin Wins Society for Business Ethics Board of Directors Election

June 28, 2018
The associate professor of strategic management and public policy will take office at the SBE annual conference this August in Chicago.