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Student News: Graduate student Barcelona Business School participates in Catalonia Model United Nations

Recently, Samer Ajour, one of the graduate students at Barcelona Business School, participated in the Catalonia Model United Nations (C’MUN), an event organized by Barcelona’s City Council and by the Generalitat de Catalunya, Catalonia’s regional government. “Participating in C’MUN and representing UIBS, meeting a lot of graduate students from around the world, and learning how to discuss topics

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Antwerp Student Guide

As an assignment for one of the previous Tourism Management courses, undergraduate students at the Antwerp campus created an online student guide to Antwerp. The guide contains numerous references to trendy bars, cafés, restaurants and clubs. More points of interest will be added in the future, so check back regularly to discover the best places

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Barcelona and Madrid students at Casa Asia

Students from the Barcelona and Madrid campuses attended the presentation of the new economics book titled “Asia’s Turning Point – An Introduction to Asia’s Dynamic Economies at the Dawn of the New Century”, organized by Casa Asia in Barcelona and Madrid. Dr. Ivan Tselichtchev, author of the book and professor at the Niigata University of

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Guest Speaker from the Canadian Embassy at the Brussels Business School

Graduate students at the Brussels Business School were welcomed for a short seminar organized by the Counselor and Senior Trade Commissioner of the Canadian Embassy in Brussels, Ms. Andrée Vary. The Commissioner spoke about the economic relations between Canada and the European Union, the importance of close cooperation and development between industry and universities, investment opportunities in

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Graduate students attend International Financial Management course at new Zurich campus

Fostering inter-campus exchanges and networking, several graduate students from all campuses recently joined a seminar course in International Financial Management at our new Zurich campus. The course was offered by long-time professor Carl Pitchford from the UK. Mr. Pitchford is active in the field of finance, auditing and management consulting with major banks and financial institutions,

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Brussels Business School to move to new premises on Avenue des Arts

The Brussels Business School will relocate from its current campus location to Avenue des Arts, near the crossing with Rue du Congrès and Rue de la Loi. The new campus is centrally located close to the city’s business and political center with several metro and bus stops nearby. Warande City Park, Place de Brouckère and the Grand Place are all

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Regus selected as preferred partner for Madrid and Valencia campuses

Regus was selected as preferred partner for our Madrid and Valencia campuses. Courses and programs will be offered in dedicated high-quality and professional training rooms within the business center, providing for a truly business-oriented atmosphere and focus of the school and courses respectively. Regus is located in downtown Madrid at the Puerta del Sol and

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Gold for Prof. Dr. Alea Fairchild

Prof. Dr. Alea Farichild became European Masters weightlifting champion in the 45/49, 69kg category last Wednesday May 27 in Togliatti, Russia. Together with receiving the gold medal, she also set a new Belgian record of 44kg in the snatch and 59kg in the clean and jerk, for a total of 103kg. Last June 6, Dr. Fairchild also became Belgian Senior Champion

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Graduate students attend Fashion Management course at new Madrid campus

Fostering inter-campus exchanges and networking, several graduate students from the Antwerp and Barcelona campuses recently joined a seminar course in Fashion Management at our Madrid campus. The course was offered by visiting professor Joe Di Donna from Italy. Mr. Di Donna is active in the field of fashion and business consulting, and teaches Marketing and

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Barcelona students attend conference with Belgian former Prime Minister Mr. Guy Verhofstadt

Students from the Barcelona Business School recently attended a conference with the Belgian former Prime Minister Mr. Guy Verhofstadt. Organized partly in English and partly in French, the conference handled such topics as the current worldwide financial and economic situation, a further integration of the European Union, and other contemporary issues such as energy, terrorism

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