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In addition, the School and its research centers host distinguished visitors and present public lectures, conferences and workshops on a variety of related Pacific-region topics. Catch up on multimedia from past events.

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Featured Stories

Broadening horizons through international experience at BCG

March 23, 2018 | By Rachel Hommel | GPS News
Professor of Practice David Michael connects talent employees at Boston Consulting Group to GPS through its MAS-IA degree program

Office hours: Professor Gordon McCord

March 22, 2018 | By Rachel Hommel | GPS News
The GPS faculty member opens up about some of the dearest objects that adorn his office, painting a picture of his professional backstory and personal interests

New evening option for working professionals

March 2, 2018 | By Amy Robinson | GPS News
GPS launches a new evening option for its Master of Advanced Studies in International Affairs career track in Security of the Asia-Pacific

China’s infrastructure investment as a development strategy

Feb. 28, 2018 | By Rachel Hommel | GPS News
GPS’s 21st Century China Center welcomed Francis Fukuyama for its seventh annual Sokwanlok Distinguish Lecture Series

Rethinking the war on drugs in Mexico

Feb. 27, 2018 | By Rachel Hommel | GPS News
A critical daylong conference aims to find solutions for U.S.-Mexico security cooperation including proposing practical solutions for policymakers

Creating theoretical frameworks

Feb. 23, 2018 | By Rachel Hommel | GPS News
GPS Associate Professor Natalia Ramondo, a leading trade expert, looks at behaviors of multinational firms and corporations in her latest working papers

Nurturing future leaders at TechPolis

Feb. 22, 2018 | By Rachel Hommel | GPS News
GPS International Advisory Board member Ricardo Tavares offers an environment for students to become leading players in the field of mobile technology

The future is female

Feb. 14, 2018 | By Rachel Hommel | GPS News
In time for International Women’s Day on March 8, we spotlight five GPS alumnae and their professional achievements since graduation

Jamal Russell Black on Veridian Analytics’ entrepreneurial spirit

Feb. 13, 2018 | By Rachel Hommel | GPS News
Longtime friends and GPS classmates innovate data driven solutions for a sustainable future as they launch a global consulting service

Love is in the air

Feb. 12, 2018 | Rachel Hommel | GPS News
In time for Valentine’s Day, meet a few GPS alumni who found their partner before, during or after attending the School


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