2017 Jacobson Venture Awards Winners Announced!

The Joseph H. Lauder Institute of Management and International Studies has established the Jacobson Venture Awards thanks to the generosity of Andrew Jacobson, WG’93, and Marina Kunis Jacobson, G’93, WG’93. This new program seeks to provide Lauder students with the opportunity to focus their energies on their entrepreneurial venture during the summer. The rules and procedures…

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Learning a foreign language and preserving endangered ones

From WHYY’s Radio Times. Americans are losing their foreign language fluency.  Fewer of us speak a second language with any proficiency.  This hour we’ll discuss why language requirements in schools have been declining and why learning a different language matters with ROSEMARY FEAL, executive director of the Modern Language Association of America.  Then we’ll talk…

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Dr. Jim McGann Interviewed for Article in Shanghai Daily

Dr. Jim McGann, Senior Lecturer in International Studies at the Lauder Institute, and Director of the Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program offers his thoughts in the article titled: “US professor lays out top policy priorities, possibilities as Trump enters White House.” Click to read more!

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