Sunday, January 17, 2010

Proud to be an M.B.A.?

I have to say that my sweet, little program at JFKU was really sorta all over this kinda theory.

Multicultural Critical Theory. At B-School?
by Lane Wallace
NY Times: January 9, 2010

"...the value of managers who could think more nimbly across multiple frameworks, cultures and disciplines. The financial crisis underscored those concerns — at business schools and in the business world itself. As a result, a number of prominent business schools have re-evaluated and, in some cases, redesigned their M.B.A. programs in the last few years...moving business schools into territory more traditionally associated with the liberal arts: multidisciplinary approaches, an understanding of global and historical context and perspectives, a greater focus on leadership and social responsibility and, yes, learning how to think critically."

Read more here

...and I think it's super-smart Susie Wise strolling the Stanford think-tank dSchool studio [stage left]

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Saturday, January 09, 2010

Shahrokh Yadegari Performance in Ann Hamilton’s Tower at the Oliver Ranch

To read more about this Magnes event from last summer click here for the opensource blog post or here for the 7x7 pix and write up.