Lauder to offer a free course on Analyzing Global Trends for Business and Society

Are you a Lauder applicant interested in learning more about the changing global landscape? Or a Lauder alum who wants to brush up on your knowledge of global issues and trends? If so, we have great news! Taught by Professor Mauro Guillen, Director of the Lauder Institute, Analyzing Global TrendsRead More

2014 Lauder Africa Report

Every year many students join the Lauder Institute, across our ten academic programs, with an interest in Africa. From students who aspire to work in the region to those who just want to learn more about this rapidly changing economic frontier, the Lauder Institute offers programs and activities to helpRead More

Student Post – From Lauder to the Traveler’s Century Club with Ajay Anand (WG/Lauder ’13)

By Ajay Anand (Lauder/WG ’13 and member of Lauder’s first Hindi program) It was 2011.  Five of us stared at each other around a small table in Lauder-Fischer Hall on a sunny May morning, each carrying twenty percent of the hopes and dreams of Lauder’s newly minted Hindi track. Little didRead More

Lauder’s thriving partnership with Santander

The Lauder Institute’s partnership with Santander, one of the largest banks in the world, dates back to 2010. Thanks to Santander’s generous gift to the Lauder Institute, we are able to organize an annual workshop and conference on a topic of global significance known as the Globalization Trendlab. Last year’sRead More

Guest Blogger Venkatesh Saha on his experience in Kenya

Justin Knapp (Lauder Chinese ‘14) and I arrived in Nairobi on Sunday to begin research on our GKL projects. Justin is trying to understand the dairy sector in Kenya and see how government and cultural factors are influencing the sector. I am looking at the historical and contemporary trade relationshipsRead More

Part 2 of 2: Lauder Entrepreneurship in Brazil

Hi everyone! My name is Tom Baldwin (Wharton / Lauder ’13), and I’m passionate about the emerging world of Brazilian venture capital / startups. Since beginning the Lauder program in the summer of 2011, I’ve immersed myself in the Brazilian ecosystem, leveraging Lauder alumni like Davis Smith (Wharton / LauderRead More