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ANDERSON SCHOOL TO HOST BRAZILIAN BUSINESS STUDENTS

July 3, 2007

(Albuquerque, New Mexico) July will mark the sixth year the Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico will host Executive MBA students from a private university in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Sixteen students will visit New Mexico as part of a six-year, cooperative international exchange program between Anderson and the Fundacao Armando Alvares Penteado University (FAAP). They will take classes with Professors Jackie Hood and Sul Kassicieh, and Lecturers Howard Kraye and John Brown.

The program is organized by Professor Raul de Gouvea of Anderson and Kassicieh, who have traveled to Sao Paulo each year since 1998 to teach in the FAAP’s EMBA program.

Students have visited Eclipse Aviation, Presbyterian Healthcare and Miox during past stays in New Mexico.

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The Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico is dedicated to excellence in professional management education. At the Anderson School, faculty, staff, and students are committed to shaping the intellect and character of the next generation of business leaders, advancing the knowledge and practice of management, promoting economic development, and building a vibrant intellectual community that serves the highest and best interests of all our stakeholders.

The School was founded in 1947 and now offers more than a dozen concentrations at the BBA and MBA levels and is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business in the top 20% of business schools in the nation. The School is funded by the State of New Mexico and further support is generated by The Anderson School of Management Foundation. For more information, the public can visit www.mgt.unm.edu, email info@mgt.unm.edu, or call (505) 277-6471.

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