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FOCUS ON NEW INITIATIVES
New Global Programs Launch for Students, Educators, Businesses

UNC's Center for International Business Education and Research is now the Global Business Center. A major new partnership in India is one of many new initiatives and opportunities for students, educators and businesses to enhance their global reach and competitiveness.

UNC CIBER expands global offerings, changes name
A range of new global opportunities are available to UNC Kenan-Flagler students, faculty, staff and business partners beginning this year thanks to major new grant funding and an expanded strategic role for the newly renamed Global Business Center.
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Obama-Singh grant funds UNC Kenan-Flagler and IIM, Bangalore collaboration
The Global Business Center leads the $249,000 Obama-Singh 21st Century Knowledge Initiative, a sustainability research and curriculum-development partnership between UNC Kenan-Flagler and Indian Institute of Management in Bangalore, India.
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New global programs, funding greet UNC Kenan-Flagler students
The Global Business Center adds new fellowships, new grants for student club initiatives and financial support for a student-led conference as part of a major push this year to reach more students and accelerate their development as global business leaders.
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Sept. 25 Webinar: The Anarchist Corporation: Rewriting Business Models for Sustainability
Oct. 1 Mini-grant applications due from UNC Kenan-Flagler faculty and Ph.D. students
Oct. 23 Webinar: Beyond Three Cups of Chai: Hindi in the Indian Business World
Oct. 29 Welcome event for UNC Kenan-Flagler students
Nov. 1 CIBER Advisory Council meeting
Dec. 5 Emerging Markets Conference: Innovations to Sustain Growth
Jan. 21 Working Language classes begin for MBA and undergraduate business students
Jan. 31 Cross-Cultural Savvy for Global Business
Feb. 1 Call for papers deadline: Tax-Efficient Supply Chain Management Conference
Feb. 23 Research mini-grant applications due from UNC Kenan-Flagler faculty and Ph.D. students
March 27 Next Generation Conference on Global Entrepreneurship begins
March 29 Junior Faculty Roundtable on Global Entrepreneurship
April 3 Sustainability Symposium on Sustainable Communities: Best Practices from Around the World begins
April 22 CIBER Business Language Conference
April 25 Tax-Efficient Supply Chain Management Conference
May 1 CIBER Advisory Council meeting
May 20 Spanish Language Summer Immersion in Costa Rica
June 15 WorldView Global Education Leaders' program for N.C. K-12 and community college leaders
Global Business Center names 2013-2014 fellows
Student clubs receive grants for new initiatives
Webinar series kicks off with "The Anarchist Corporation" on Sept. 25
New certificate program focuses on intercultural essentials

UNC Kenan-Flagler's Global Business Center works to improve the global competence of students, educators and companies and enhance the nation's global competitiveness.

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