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David Schonthal, clinical associate professor and director of the Zell Fellows Program, advises students in the Kellogg School Innovation Lab.

Kellogg startups aim to solve complex global problems

Kellogg startups aim to solve complex global problems

Experiential courses and individualized co-curricular programming provide the launch pad students need to tackle big issues

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IBM Professor of Regulation and Competitive Practice Daniel Diermeier

A Behavioral Theory of Elections

04/14/11 – A new book by Professor Daniel Diermeier outlines a new model for explaining voting behavior

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Lakshman Krishnamurthi

Global growing pains

04/13/11 – Lakshman Krishnamurthi pens an article about India’s fast-growing population in The Wall Street Journal

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The Kellogg team bested competitors from the University of Chicago, Stanford, Berkeley, Cornell, Loyola and Tulane. “It was a phenomenal experience for everyone,” says team co-leader Joshua Wishnick ’12.

A 'Rare' opportunity

04/13/11 – Kellogg students take first place in the New Orleans Entrepreneurship Week IDEAcorps MBA Challenge

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Assistant Professor Loran Nordgren

Crossing the line: What constitutes torture?

04/12/11 – Research by Assistant Professor Loran Nordgren suggests that the current legal standard for evaluating torture is ‘psychologically untenable’

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“To do a really good job at problem solving, you have to have an interdisciplinary approach,” Nicholas D. Chabraja told Kellogg students April 4. “Complex problem solving was a good skill that I brought to the business from the legal side.”

Lawyer up

04/11/11 – Nicholas D. Chabraja, retired chairman and CEO of General Dynamics, advises Kellogg students on the career benefits of a law degree

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In a keynote speech at the Africa Business Conference, Thabo Mbeki, the former president of the Republic of South Africa, said Africans need to take an active role in moving the continent forward.

Africa’s golden age

04/08/11 – At the 2011 Kellogg Africa Business Conference, speakers focus on seizing the continent’s wealth of opportunity

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Daniel Diermeier

Kellogg professor on NPR

04/07/11 – In an interview on ‘All Things Considered,’ Daniel Diermeier discusses spiraling government spending

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Professor Adam Galinsky

Walking in another's shoes

04/06/11 – New study shows how taking another person’s perspective leads to smoother interracial interactions

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Nicole Stephens

The dark side of choice

03/30/11 – Thinking about choice can make people less empathetic and less supportive of policies that shape society, Assistant Professor Nicole Stephens finds

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Gloria Guevara ’09, Mexico’s secretary of tourism, was the keynote speaker at the Kellogg IMPACT Series event in Mexico City.

Kellogg IMPACT Series — Mexico City

03/29/11 – Mexico Secretary of Tourism Gloria Guevara ’09 highlights plans to boost tourism in the country

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 David Gal, assistant professor of marketing at Kellogg School

How self-control leads to anger

03/24/11 – A new study by David Gal finds that dieting can stir up aggressive behavior

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Neal Roese

Romantic regrets

03/22/11 – Love remains a main source of regret for typical American, study finds

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Peter G. Peterson ’47, chairman of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation and chairman emeritus and co-founder of The Blackstone Group, spoke to a New York City audience at the March 10 IMPACT Series event.

Kellogg IMPACT Series — New York

03/21/11 – Peter G. Peterson ’47 delivers ‘straight talk’ about the long-term ramifications of America’s budget deficit

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Professor Daniel Diermeier

Japan in crisis

03/18/11 – Professor Daniel Diermeier weighs in on the corporate and governmental response to the earthquake in Japan

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Global Initiatives in Management

Global Initiatives in Management

03/17/11 – Kellogg students head to a dozen countries to meet with senior leaders in business and government

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Trish Hansen

Giving back

03/16/11 – Robert W. Baird & Co. launches a fellowship program for Kellogg students

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Brian Uzzi

Synchronicity pays

03/15/11 – Instant messaging helps traders buy and sell at the right time, Kellogg researchers find

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ProLogis Senior Vice President Doug Kiersey

Shovel-ready?

03/14/11 – Alumni experts assess the state of the real-estate industry

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Shane Greenstein, the Elinor and H. Wendell Hobbs Professor of Management & Strategy

The Internet and innovation

03/11/11 – Professor Shane Greenstein testifies before Congress on network neutrality

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