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Looking Back at Women’s History Month at Milano

In March Milano celebrated Women’s History Month by engaging students, alumnae, faculty, and staff in conversations about women’s role in challenging orthodoxy, workplace leadership, and the media. On March 14 the panel discussion entitled “Feminist Critique: Contributions to International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy“ highlighted and debated the unique contributions of feminist perspectives in pursuing alternative analyses, frameworks, and movements in …

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Creating a Route to Success


Like most people my age, I feel the pressures of a shifting economic landscape. In part, I have interpreted these pressures to mean that if I want to be competitive in the job market, particularly in these fields, it would be an immense asset to have an advanced degree. These interests in a general sense speak to where my priorities are in terms of career and the type of society I would like to help create.

Milano Celebrates Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month, and we are excited to be hosting the following events to celebrate here at Milano! Please join us on Thursday, March 13th  for a screening of Miss Representation, a documentary by Jennifer Siebel Newsom. About the film: Like drawing back a curtain to let bright light stream in, Miss Representation (87 …

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Alec Gershberg advises government of El Salvador as part of Strengthening Local Governments Project


Alec Gershberg is serving as an adviser to the Government of El Salvador for the development of an education sector decentralization strategy. He is working with a team that is also providing strategies for the Health, Water, and Sanitation Sectors as part of the Strengthening Local Governments Project for the Secretary of Strategic Issues of the Presidency.

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Faculty News: Mark Lipton on Resignation of Teach For America CEO


Mark Lipton, Chair and Professor of Management, is quoted in The Chronicle of Philanthropy regarding Wendy Kopp’s resignation as CEO from Teach for America, her decision to stay as Board Chair, her appointment of two Co-CEOs, and her role with her new international organization. Read the article (second page) to see Lipton’s concerns about the …

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