The business of diplomacy

Michael Creegan, who grad­u­ated from the Bach­elor of Sci­ence in Inter­na­tional Busi­ness pro­gram in the spring, says his aca­d­emic expe­ri­ence at North­eastern has pre­pared him for a career in the U.S. For­eign Service.

Can China become an innovation hub?

The answer is yes, according to Michael Gasiorek, a fourth-​​year stu­dent in the Bach­elor of Sci­ence in Inter­na­tional Busi­ness pro­gram who is spending two years studying and working in China.

3Qs: Scandal detracts from serious international business

Dominique Strauss-​​Kahn resigned last week as the head of the Inter­na­tional Mon­e­tary Fund (IMF) amid alle­ga­tions of sexual assault in New York City — leading to larger ques­tions of how this will affect French pol­i­tics and finan­cial mat­ters across Europe. Natalie Bor­mann, a vis­iting assis­tant pro­fessor of polit­ical sci­ence at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity, assesses the impli­ca­tions of this sit­u­a­tion and the media cov­erage that followed.

Calculating her every move

While on co-​​op in Ger­many, finance major dis­covers a pas­sion for con­sulting, and gets a first-​​hand per­spec­tive on how inter­na­tional busi­ness operates