Pardee Community Shines Globally

The Pardee School of Global Studies proudly acknowledges the recent engagement of its community members in two noteworthy events organized by BU Alumni and Friends. At the Asian Alumni Forum, held in Shenzhen, China, from November 3–5, 2023, Lingzhuo Meng, Pardee ’16 alum and accomplished actor, served as a panelist discussing Social Network Marketing. This dynamic…

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Danielle De La Fuente: Distinguished Alumna – A Journey of Purpose

Danielle De La Fuente ’06, the Founder and CEO of Amal Alliance, was honored with the Distinguished Alumni Award over the weekend. We were able to catch up with her this week to learn more about her remarkable journey since her graduation from Pardee. After starting her career at Embassies, Danielle harnessed her experience to build…

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Heroic Espionage: Richard Fecteau’s Story and Cold War Conference

Espionage, covert operations, and heroism were at the forefront on September 21, 2023, during the conference titled “Clandestine Operations Against China During the Early Cold War.” The conference was convened by Prof. John Woodward, in his capacity as a Pardee Center Faculty Research Fellow. Delta Phi Epsilon, the BU chapter of the International Business and…

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Pardee School Alumna Selected for Pickering Fellowship Program

Regina Acosta (Pardee BA ’22), was recently selected for the Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Graduate Fellowship Program. The Pickering Fellowship Program is a highly esteemed program funded by the U.S. Department of State and administered by Howard University. The program attracts and prepares outstanding young people for Foreign Service careers in the U.S. Department…

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Lutzko (Pardee ’93) Nominated to Serve as U.S. Attorney

On June 7, 2023, President Joe Biden announced his intentions to nominate two candidates to the federal district courts, one candidate to the Court of Federal Claims, one candidate to the District of Columbia Superior Court, and one individual to serve as U.S. Attorney. Rebecca C. Lutzko (Pardee ’93) has served as an Assistant U.S….

Greenwald (Pardee ’07) Appointed to CFTC Technology Advisory Committee

Michael B. Greenwald (Pardee ’07), a previous lecturer at the Frederick S. Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University, has been appointed to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s (CFTC) Technology Advisory Committee (TAC). The CFTC is a federal regulatory commission that aims to protect the futures and options markets, ensuring that American markets are…

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Shamim Garcia (CGS ’18, Pardee ’20, ’22) Appointed Presidential Management Fellow at the Department of State

“My placement at PRM combines my research interests in Central America and migration studies with my personal drive of serving refugee and migrant communities. I am beyond excited to work with like-minded individuals who are similarly driven by humanitarian ideals.”

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