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2014 News Stories

Dean Magid at Brazil Symposium

November 19, 2014

Brandeis International Business School Announces New Partnership with Instituto de Ensino e Pesquisa in Brazil

Agreement Builds on Momentum of School's Latin America and Brazil Initiatives

Brandeis IBS has signed an innovative new partnership with Instituto de Ensino e Pesquisa (Insper) in São Paulo, Brazil that will allow students to study at Brandeis IBS and earn degrees from both institutions.

Alan Hassenfeld: Chairman, Executive Committee, Hasbro Inc; Co-Chair, Brandeis IBS Board of Overseers; and founding donor of the new Hassenfeld Family Innovation Center

November 7, 2014

Spurring Innovation Through Research

Brandeis International Business School Announces Creation of Hassenfeld Family Innovation Center

Brandeis International Business School (IBS) announced it has received a $2.5 million gift to establish the Hassenfeld Family Innovation Center, which will build upon the university’s reputation as one of the nation’s leading research institutions by supporting faculty research while catalyzing innovation on campus.

November 3, 2014

Learning in the Field: The Impact of the Justice Brandeis Semester

by Theresa Gaffney, '16

The Justice Brandeis Semester (JBS) gives students the opportunity to explore specific fields through accelerated academic coursework and real-world field projects.

Andy Molinsky - Photo by Andrea Fischman

October 10, 2014

Professor Andy Molinsky inspires students to reach outside their comfort zone

by Dana Trismen '15

In Molinsky’s “Global Dexterity” course, students apply lessons from his book of the same name to their personal behaviors and concerns, learning ways to adapt to professional settings in foreign cultures and countries.

October 8, 2014

Brandeis International Business School Named Among Top Business Schools by Princeton Review, Economist, Financial Engineer

The school's MBA program has consistently been ranked by The Princeton Review and The Economist.

September 18, 2014

Business Schools: You Can't Afford to Ignore Latin America Anymore

by Bruce Magid | Bloomberg Businessweek

Brandeis IBS Dean Bruce Magid encourages partnerships with business schools in the U.S. and Latin America to increase cultural and social fluency of graduates.

Governor Patrick and Dean Bruce Magid

September 10, 2014

Brandeis IBS Dean Bruce Magid to Join Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick on Economic Mission to Europe

Brandeis International Business School (IBS) Dean Bruce Magid will be joining Governor Deval Patrick and a delegation of business leaders from Massachusetts on his economic mission to Europe next week.

Catherine Mann

September 4, 2014

Appointment of Catherine L. Mann as Chief Economist for the OECD

Brandeis International Business School Professor Catherine L. Mann appointed as new Chief Economist for Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development.

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Xin Wang

June 3, 2014

Brandeis IBS Professor Xin Wang shares wedding registry research

by Jaclyn Reiss | The Boston Globe


May 18, 2014

Brandeis International Business School 2014 Diploma Ceremony illuminates the guiding principles of business

Brandeis International Business School (IBS) honored students from 47 countries in its four degree programs as friends, family, faculty and staff gathered in Levin Ballroom to celebrate the 197 graduates of the Class of 2014.

May 8, 2014

Re-made in the U.S.

By Professor Catherine Mann | Bloomberg Views

Circumnavigators Club Foundation Scholar Madeline List

April 30, 2014

Brandeis student to embark on worldwide research trip

Circumnavigators Club Foundation funds 10-week trek across the globe to study people with disabilities

April 15, 2014

Brandeis International Business School announces two new faculty members that enhance its Latin American Initiative and strengthen its operations curriculum

Brandeis IBS recently announced the appointment of two new faculty members: Aldo Musacchio and Anita Tucker.

2014 Asper Awards

April 7, 2014

Hessan encourages global perspective, collaboration

Asper Award recognizes entrepreneurial spirit and independent thinking

Dean Magid and Professor Bergstresser

April 3, 2014

Creating a Legacy from Industry to Academics: Shaping the Next Generation of World Ready Leaders

Reflections from the Fifth Annual Dean’s Forum, held March 28, 2014

March 31, 2014

Why Russia Won't Tank the U.S. Treasury Market

By: Catherine Mann

March 25, 2014

A Challenge of Combinations

By Dana Trismen ’15

The Bunson Impact Investing Challenge challenged students to propose the most financially profitable—and socially sustainable—business start-up.

March 3, 2014

Will Bitcoin's Libertarians Pay for Private Deposit Insurance?

Catherine Mann talks to BusinessWeek

February 27, 2014

Businesses Not Bothered by Bitcoin Backlash

Prof. Catherine Mann talks to Boston Magazine

February 19, 2014

BrandeisIBS to enroll Colombian finance students through partnership with Colombian University EAFIT

Wicked Local Waltham

Brandeis recently announced that it has formalized a partnership with a Colombian university that will allow its finance students to study at Brandeis IBS.

February 18, 2014

Seven things you should know about Eric Nierenberg

Brandeis IBS Adjunct Professor and head of hedge funds and low-volatility strategies for the state pension fund

February 13, 2014

Brandeis IBS honors State Street CEO Jay Hooley for Excellence in Global Business Leadership

Jay Hooley, State Street CEO, received an award for global business leadership from Brandeis IBS.

February 11, 2014

Brandeis International Business School team wins Boston Final of CFA Institute’s Research Challenge

Earns spot in Americas competition for second year-in-a-row

February 11, 2014

Brandeis takes first place in NABE Crisis Game

By: Adam Rabinowitz, '14

final nabe

February 3, 2014

Game On

Adam Rabinowitz '14 and Dana Trismen '15

Brandeis IBS talked with Anna Gramer MA ’14 and Alok Mistry MA ’14 about the second annual NABE Crisis Game.

January 28, 2014

Brandeis IBS celebrates its global diversity at unique, first annual Global Gala

Adam Rabinowitz

Brandeis IBS prides itself on its global reach, its ability to unite diverse communities in a unique Olympic Village.

January 6, 2014

The Doctor Of Real Estate

By Jim Cronin | Banker & Tradesman