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UNM ANDERSON HOMECOMING 2014

September 15, 2014

The Anderson School of Management will celebrate Homecoming 2014 with two special events open to all Anderson alums and members of the Anderson community.

The Speakers Series Showcase on Thursday, September 25 will highlight the work of Anderson Professor Manual Montoya and International Business Students Global (IBSG). The presentation will review IBSG's work and offer a global vision for the Anderson community as UNM reaches its 125th anniversary. Current IBSG projects include Bridges to Tajikistan, Global Mosaic, Olympics 2016 Rio and Indigenous Voices, Outside the Margins, Bitcoin and Digital Economy.

IBSG was established in 2010 and since then IBSG has worked on over a dozen unique and impactful global issues, proving that New Mexico is globally relevant in its own distinct way.

The Speaker Showcase begins at 4:30 p.m. at the UNM Faculty/Staff Club located just north of the Anderson School. Admission is free.

On Friday, September 26 UNM Anderson will host a Homecoming tailgate and barbecue at University Stadium. This is a great opportunity for you and your family to reconnect with fellow alumni and enjoy the festive atmosphere of Homecoming. The tailgate starts at 4:00 p.m. and kickoff to the Lobos vs. Fresco State football game is 6:00 p.m. Cost per person is $15 and includes dinner from JR's BBQ, refreshments, and one ticket to the game.

To RSVP to the Speakers Showcase and purchase tickets to the Homecoming tailgate and BBQ go to: https://www.mgt.unm.edu/alumni/homecoming/. For more information contact Darrell Garcia at (505) 277-6264 or dgarci30@unm.edu.

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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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