Thunderbird News

New York Times
Mr. Guthrie’s career arc and evolving view of China tell the story of Western industry’s complicated dance with the country over the past three decades. Mr. Guthrie and many executives,...
ASU's Thunderbird School of Global Management has opened a new satellite center of excellence in Dubai called the Thunderbird Global Innovation Center in partnership with Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC),...
KJZZ
Space might be the final frontier, but getting there can be an expensive proposition. A new master's program at the Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University reflects...
Forget about corporate finance, strategic management and SWOT analysis. Some of the most popular — and valuable — executive education courses are focused on the behavioral and human side of business.
Times Higher Education
US universities rush to meet student demand driven by growth of SpaceX, Virgin Galactic and Blue Origin
SpaceNews
On April 23, SpaceX launched a crew of international astronauts to the Space Station. This marks the third human spaceflight success for the firm’s Crew Dragon Capsule, developed under NASA’s...
For the second year in a row, the university retained the top national spot when it comes to impacts made addressing 17 specific goals aimed at achieving a better world...
Project Syndicate
(image credit Getty Images) As massive online platforms have given rise to numerous virtual marketplaces, a gap has opened between the real and the digital economy. And by driving more...
Greg Autry, who recently joined the faculty of Arizona State University's Thunderbird School of Global Management as a clinical professor of space leadership, policy and business, has direct insights into...
On April 8, Thunderbird’s worldwide community is marking its inception with a digital, 24-hour Founders’ Day celebration that launches a series of online and in-person events culminating in the Grand...
TechCrunch
As Facebook confronts outrage among its employees and the public for mishandling multiple decisions about its role in shaping public discourse, it is becoming clear that it cannot solve its...
Foreign Policy
The bad news about these new deals is they will create or sustain few U.S. manufacturing jobs. The good news is that the Biden administration and Congress can therefore focus...
Reuters
Tesla Inc chief and billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk on Thursday took to Twitter to promise a $100 million prize for development of the “best” technology to capture carbon dioxide emissions.
KJZZ
" Phoenix should be and can be a truly global city in every sense of that term. Which means being deeply connected to the international arena in terms of trade,...
Suzanne Peterson, associate professor at Thunderbird School of Global Management, says many talented professionals get held back from leadership roles because of relatively intangible reasons.
"Thunderbird is truly an inspirational and pivotal institution." Dr. Sanjeev Khagram, Director General and Dean of Thunderbird School of Global Management is interviewed by David Cogan founder of Eliances and...
What is leadership? A difficult question in the best of times, HRD Connect and Thunderbird thought leader Sanjeev Khagram consider the qualities that'll matter in the time ahead.
Global Chamber
Global Chamber® "Women in Global Leadership" events began 5 years ago in the early days of Global Chamber® in San Francisco and Phoenix.
PBS
My American dream began in Jinja, Uganda in 1968. I am of Asian Indian descent, and my paternal family ran enterprises across a range of industries from electronics and real...
Times Higher Education
The child refugee and business prodigy discusses racial prejudice and personal perseverance, and the prospects for Kamala Harris.
Project Syndicate
Now that the COVID-19 pandemic is accelerating the diffusion of digital technologies, international rules and standards governing data urgently need to catch up. The more that policymaking remains stuck at...
ASU Now
In Arizona State University’s first academic program based entirely at its Washington, D.C., location, an innovative graduate curriculum is giving the initial cohort deep insights into how to address the...
Foreign Affairs
Thunderbird is the world’s premier academic institution for the study of global leadership, management, and business for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, but we are much more than a school. Thunderbird...
SustMeme
Back from the brink of serious financial difficulties just over five years ago, Thunderbird School of Global Management is now little more than 12 months away from celebrating the grand...
Merit
What if digital learning and remote executive education were not a compromise, but a chance for L&D to innovate and achieve as much, if not more? In an interview with...
CNBC
"They are using interest and attention to an issue as a way to get clicks and take advantage of changed behavior," said Nicholas Davis, professor of practice at Thunderbird School...
The Washington Post (Photo: Afolabi Sotunde/Reuters)
To combat the spread of infection while minimizing social and economic disruptions, Africa is promoting multilateralism through cooperation and coordination among its countries.
ASU Now
The School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies has partnered with Thunderbird School of Global Management to offer a new 4+1 program allowing students to receive an undergraduate degree in...
Financial Times (Photo © Yuya Shino/Reuters)
The coronavirus pandemic has created a double blow for graduating MBA students because they were also unable to celebrate on campus alongside classmates, says Sanjeev Khagram, dean of Thunderbird School...
Thunderbird School of Global Management
As a Thunderbird and a global citizen, I promise: I will strive to act with honesty and integrity, I will respect the rights and dignity of all people, I will...
The World Economic Forum
Our "new normal" isn’t COVID-19 itself – it's COVID-like incidents. And a cyber pandemic is probably as inevitable as a future disease pandemic. The time to start thinking about the...
Reuters
Sanjeev Khagram, the dean of the Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University, said he is telling international students that "virtual teams" are the future, so adjusting to...
CNBC
Arizona State plans to use robots during the graduation ceremony for its Thunderbird School of Global Management. The school’s dean, Dr. Sanjeev Khagram, and Juili Kale, one of its soon-to-be...
India Today
Students in Arizona State University will now be able to attend their graduation ceremonies amid the coronavirus lockdown with the help of robots!
New York Times
Juili Kale's dreams to receive her master's degree diploma in a ceremony cheered on by her family were dashed by the coronavirus - until robots came to the rescue.
Yahoo! News
A college graduation is nothing without the pomp and circumstance of donning a cap and gown to receive your diploma amid friends and family.
AZ Family
The coronavirus pandemic has thrown a wrench into graduation plans for thousands of students. But many are finding a way to celebrate virtually. For example, grads at the Thunderbird School...
Inside Higher Ed
Thunderbird School of Global Management used avatar robots so students could still "walk" across the stage.
As graduation season approaches, students around the world face missing the opportunity to attend ceremonies that celebrate years of hard work. However, the Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona...
Arizona State University will hold virtual commencement ceremonies next week due to the coronavirus pandemic, but some graduate students from the Thunderbird School of of Global Management will still get...
What’s graduation going to look like for thousands of students across the world this year? For some graduates at Arizona State University, it’s going to look very futuristic!
By Dr. Landry Signé, Dr. Sanjeev Khagram, and Julia Goldstein From artificial intelligence for medical diagnostics to mobile technology for data collection and contact tracing, technologies associated with the Fourth...
By Rebeca Hwang and Sebastian Campanario In episodes 18 and 19 of the fifth season of Seinfeld, the most successful comedy show in history, there is a character played by...
“We believe that universities are our greatest hope of solving some of the world’s biggest challenges,” says Phil Baty, Chief Knowledge Officer at Times Higher Education.
"It would be really surprising if we didn't have a recession for at least two quarters, if not a year," said Dr. Sanjeev Khagram, director general and dean of Thunderbird...
In an interview with a popular business school website, Thunderbird’s Dean confirms that a STEM designation focused on data science is in the works.
Attention Arizona State University students and others in downtown Phoenix: You're about to have some new neighbors (after many months of construction).
Attention Arizona State University students and others in downtown Phoenix: You're about to have some new neighbors (after many months of construction).
Entrepreneur program empowers Native women to forge a brighter future
Diplomas in hand, 16 Navajo women became the latest graduating class of Project DreamCatcher, a free business training program that aims to create economic opportunities for female Native entrepreneurs.
psyche mission nasa
The NASA Psyche Mission is a journey to a unique metal world called Psyche, an asteroid orbiting the sun between Mars and Jupiter. The mission is currently in development and...
Will trillion-tree opportunity really revive the green planet?
Gary Gero is the chief sustainability officer for Los Angeles County, the most populous county in the entire United States. Home to more people than 41 of the 50 states...
Rising From The Ashes, Thunderbird Breaks New Ground
When we last reported on Thunderbird School of Global Management almost a year ago, the school had just received its best news in a long time. The Wall Street Journal...
by Thunderbird Professors Andrew Inkpen, Michael Moffett, and Kannan Ramaswamy Energy, Oil & Gas Magazine, page 5
Long before the predatory Saudi Arabian oil production attach and Covid-19 there were signs of trouble in the global oil industry.