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2011 News & Events Archive

December 9, 2011

The stresses of finals week in business school

Featured in the Wall Street Journal (WSJ)

Dean Bruce Magid

November 18, 2011

Brandeis IBS Dean delivers keynote speech at Circumnavigators Club event

Student travel organization gave Magid opportunity to explore international business

Brandeis IBS' Dean Bruce Magid knew as a boy growing up in a small MA town that he wanted to travel.

Governor Deval Patrick

November 2, 2011

Brandeis IBS Dean to accompany MA Gov. Deval Patrick to Brazil

Mission aims to increase trade, investment and job growth.

October 17, 2011

RANKINGS NEWS: Brandeis IBS continues to be ranked among top business schools worldwide

School applauded for global focus and strong faculty

Brandeis IBS' MBA program were ranked among the best in the world by two of the most highly-regarded international rankings publications.

October 12, 2011

Brandeis IBS' George Hall discusses the Nobel Prize in Economics

Featured in the Wall Street Journal (WSJ)

October 11, 2011

German executive powers innovative energy course

Module is first in business school's new Executive-in-Residence Program.

September 22, 2011

Classroom innovation: 4 new electives introduced this semester

The diverse curriculum at Brandeis IBS is constantly evolving, and this semester is no exception.

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September 20, 2011

Brandeis IBS' Detlev Suderow discusses Walmart's new women's initiative

Featured in the Financial Times


September 15, 2011

Bloomberg editor visits Brandeis IBS

Bloomberg editor brings Keene insights to campus.

September 1, 2011

5 new faculty join us this fall!

Brandeis IBS welcomes new faculty: Daniel Bergstresser, Sandra Cha, Jane Ebert, Debarshi Nandy, and Davide Pettenuzzo.

August 25, 2011

From Boston to Brazil - 6 things our students did this summer

While students elsewhere may have been vacationing or relaxing at home, returning Brandeis IBS students were hard at work all over the globe.

Preeta Banerjee former faculty member at Brandeis IBS

August 3, 2011

Brandeis International Business School’s Preeta Banerjee selected as one of IBM’s Smarter Planet Faculty Innovation Award winners

Preeta M. Banerjee, Assistant Professor of Strategy at Brandeis International Business School, has been chosen by IBM for a Smarter Planet Faculty Innovation Award.

July 29, 2011

Brandeis IBS' Andy Molinsky discusses global collaboration

Featured in Harvard Business Review (HBR)

July 12, 2011

Brandeis IBS' Ben Gomes-Casseres advises on responsibility in partnerships

Featured in Harvard Business Review (HBR)

June 21, 2011

Brandeis IBS' Catherine Mann discusses the impact of tight credit on unemployment

Featured in the Wall Street Journal (WSJ)

Students from Commencement 2011

May 22, 2011

Brandeis International Business School graduates encouraged to innovate and do good

A life sciences leader noted for her role in expanding the industry in MA urged graduates of the Brandeis IBS to innovate while seeking fulfilling lives.

May 22, 2011

Brenda Anderson and Mike McKay win Brandeis International Business School’s 2011 Teaching Awards

Two Brandeis IBS faculty members have been honored this year for their enthusiasm and devotion in the classroom along with their ability to make complex subjects understandable.

May 4, 2011

"La Latinada" provides Brandeis International Business School with a look at the rich culture of Latin America

Brandeis IBS students, families and faculty gathered in the vibrantly decorated World Court to celebrate Latin America.

Catherine Mann

April 28, 2011

AUDIO - Prof. Catherine Mann interviewed on Bloomberg Radio's Surveillance regarding domestic inflation

Brandeis IBS Professor and former Federal Reserve Economist Catherine Mann talks domestic inflation with Bloomberg's Ken Prewitt and Tom Keene.

April 25, 2011

VIDEO - In the News - Brandeis International Business School continues to achieve prominent coverage in global, national and local media

Extensive coverage of Brandeis IBS in media across the globe. The school continues to be featured in TV, radio, print and online outlets.

April 12, 2011

Romer calls on charter cities as solution to reduce poverty in the developing world

Compares the creation of new cities to the colonization of America

Preeta Banerjee

April 11, 2011

Brandeis International Business School’s Preeta Banerjee receives Fulbright Award

Preeta Banerjee awarded Fulbright award to research in Indian Technology-based Entrepreneurial firms' in Kolkata, India.

Overseas Immersion Program

April 9, 2011

Special presentation Tuesday, Sept. 13 about summer immersion trip to Turkey

Brandeis IBS students at a presentation about the trip to Turkey that kicked off the Hassenfeld Fellow Overseas Immersion Program.

April 6, 2011

Perspectives from Global Trade Summit 2011

Experts from industry, academia and government share insights on expanding exports and building international partnerships.

“We in MA bring a very talented workforce, and offer proximity to some of the best innovation anywhere in the world...”

April 1, 2011

Massachusetts must leverage its higher education advantage for international business, says Dean Magid at student forum

In the second annual Dean's Forum, Brandeis IBS Dean Bruce Magid shared his insights into the changing dynamics of the global economy.

March 21, 2011

The board room and beyond: leading companies and causes

Former Thomson Reuters Deputy Chairman to speak about role of business in society

Niall FitzGerald talks to students about his experiences in the board rooms at Unilever and Thomson Reuters.

March 4, 2011

Energy panelists look for better policy, profit mix

A Perlmutter Institute event

February 23, 2011

Brandeis International Business School students will travel to France for the World Financial Centers Program this summer

"We want to give students an understanding of history, and a sense of political economy"

Brandeis IBS will hold this year’s World Financial Centers (WFC) program in two French cities: Paris and Rouen.

African Celebration dancing

February 16, 2011

African Showcase highlights continent’s cultural diversity

By Jourdan Cohen

Celebrate Africa highlighted culture, music, dance, and fashion.

February 11, 2011

Dean Bruce Magid presents the "10 C's of Leadership" in Perlmutter Institute leadership workshop

By Wei-Huan Chin

"The Dean's speech left me thinking: What opportunities can I seize and where will they lead me?" —Thomas Weaver MA '12

February 11, 2011

Brandeis International Business School community ushers in the Lunar New Year

A global community gathered at the World Court of the Brandeis IBS last week to celebrate the Lunar New Year.

February 7, 2011

Brandeis project examines State Street's water use

Lack of clean, fresh water poses risks to companies in cities around the world

What would happen to a global company that suddenly faced a massive water shortage?

Career Fair 2011

January 27, 2011

Annual Graduate Career Fair attracts both private and public sector organizations

18 different companies and government agencies represented

A professional and welcoming atmosphere as 18 companies made introductions and connections at the 2011 Graduate Career Fair.

January 25, 2011

Brandeis International Business School Annual NY New Year's Celebration

Brandeis alumni and friends from the NYC area joined us on January 12, 2011 for the Brandeis IBS Sixth Annual New Year's Celebration.

January 24, 2011

Brandeis and Business: Istanbul and Beyond

Brandeis IBS hosted its first alumni event in Istanbul, Turkey on January 5.

January 19, 2011

Brandeis IBS on emerging trends in business school application process

Published in the Financial Times

Beijing Alumni Event

January 3, 2011

Brandeis and Business: Beijing and Beyond

Brandeis hosted its first event in China at the end of November at the home of Roberta Lipson ’76 in Beijing.