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August 2013 Newsletter

President Obama Selects Tech Professor Peter Swire for Intelligence Review Group

President Barack Obama has selected Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business Professor Peter Swire to serve as part of a high-level group of experts to review the nation’s intelligence and communications technologies.

The five members of this Review Group were chosen for their extensive experience in national security, intelligence, oversight, privacy, and civil liberties.

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Howard Connell Named Director of Center on Business Strategies for Sustainability


Tech Professor Argues Gender Bias a Consequence of Sarbanes-Oxley Act’s Financial Expert Rule

Scheller College Leads Georgia Tech in Undergraduate Job Placement

According to the Spring 2013 Career and Salary Survey released in the summer, the Scheller College of Business was the leading College at Georgia Tech for job placement at graduation.

From May 2012 to May 2013, the Scheller College’s job-placement rate jumped from 70 percent to 89 percent (making Scheller the only College to achieve a double-digit increase in job placement during this period).

Alumni Profile: Carolyn Holcomb Watching Out for Your Privacy

Carolyn Holcomb (MSM 1991) encourages companies to focus on consumer and employee privacy not only because it’s the law, but also because it’s the right thing to do.

Faculty Profile: Soumen Ghosh Helping Businesses Get Better

Soumen Ghosh loves helping business leaders get better at running companies. That’s been a big part of his job for the past few years, as he’s served as faculty director of non-degree and custom programs for the Scheller College’s Huang Executive Education Center.

Faculty Profile: Jonathan Clarke Leading Students to Wall Street

Seeing movie star Michael Douglas wheeling and dealing on a beach via a brick-size cell phone made an indelible impression on Jonathan Clarke when he first watched the film Wall Street in 1987.

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Global Business Forum (U.S. India Business Summit) Sept. 11-12


IMPACT Speaker Series


Upcoming MBA Information Sessions


Free Screening of "The Internship" (filmed on campus) Sept. 4

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