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VIDEO: Inside the MSB: Women in Leadership

VIDEO: Inside the MSB: Women in Leadership

By Mariolina Auletta and Ruthie Zhang November 18, 2021 When Kirsten Anderson joined the Georgetown University McDonough School of Business (MSB) as a professor, there was no official maternity policy in place. Pregnant with...

EDITORIAL: Increase Female Representation in Georgetown Leadership

By Editorial Board December 7, 2018

In 1969, Georgetown University finally admitted female students into the college. Nearly 50 years later, the institution’s predominantly male leadership fails to include female perspectives. Since...

OWN IT Sets a Date, Expands

By Natalie LaRue January 30, 2015

OWN IT, a student initiative that aims to connect students with women in leadership in leadership, announced last Wednesday that it will host its second annual OWN IT Summit March 28 in Gaston Hall....

Journalist Maria Shriver (CAS ’77), the former first lady of California, spoke about her career and encouraged young women to be leaders in their fields at the inaugural Own It Summit in April.

Own It Extends National Reach

By Charlotte Allen October 28, 2014

Own It, a student-founded organization dedicated to promoting women’s leadership and empowerment, has expanded its second-annual Own It Summit to Boston College, Washington University in St. Louis...

The third installment of the Elect Her women’s leadership
conference featured keynote speaker Penelope A. Gross.

Elect Her Broadens Focus

By Maddy Moore September 16, 2014

The Georgetown University Student Association and the American Association of University Women hosted Georgetown’s third annual Elect Her Women’s Leadership Conference on Saturday morning in the...


A Word for Women in Leadership

By Omika Jikaria April 25, 2014

I spent last summer in India, running a nonprofit teaching program I started. I lived with my grandparents, who helped me with on-the-ground logistics. After getting into a contentious argument with...

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