WDI News & Announcements

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Syndicated news feed for all of the William Davidson Institute.

News Item Video Replay: July 18 Impact Assessment Webinar by Dan Shine — last modified 07/20/14 11:10
The third and final webinar presented July 18 by WDI’s Impact Assessment program is now available for viewing online.
News Item WDI Has Moved by Dan Shine — last modified 07/16/14 09:48
WDI has moved offices for the next three years during construction at the Ross School of Business complex.
News Item Yadav Featured On Global Michigan Site by Dan Shine — last modified 07/22/14 08:45
WDI Director of Healthcare Research Prashant Yadav is in Ethiopia researching the country’s health care system. He was interviewed by the Global Michigan website editor William Foreman about the growth the country is experiencing. Foreman is in Ethiopia chronicling the university’s growing work in that country, and will feature a future blog post on Yadav’s work there.
News Item Paul Clyde Named New WDI President by Dan Shine — last modified 07/21/14 14:10
Paul Clyde, a lecturer in business economics and public policy at the Ross School of Business, has been named the new president of the William Davidson Institute. Alison Davis-Blake, dean of the Ross School and chair of the WDI Board of Directors, made the announcement on June 30.
News Item Development Consulting Services Continues Critical Work in Ukraine Despite Unrest by Dan Shine — last modified 07/03/14 11:28
WDI’s Development Consulting Services (DCS) is continuing its critical work in Ukraine, despite the recent political and military unrest in the country.
News Item DCS STRIDE Project Brings Case Writing Expertise To Philippines by Dan Shine — last modified 07/03/14 11:29
Thirty-five faculty members from more than 20 different colleges and universities gathered in Manila this week for a Development Consulting Services’ (DCS) Business Case Writing workshop, part of the Science, Technology, Research and Innovation for Development (STRIDE) project being implemented by RTI International and WDI.
News Item PPP And Infrastructure Expert Center Opened In Ukraine by Dan Shine — last modified 07/03/14 11:30
A major challenge to improving the investment climate is getting the attention of government. But for the development of public-private partnerships (PPP) in Ukraine, this obstacle has been overcome.
News Item DCS, SNRE Partner on Global Climate Change Project by Dan Shine — last modified 07/03/14 11:31
WDI’s Developing Consulting Services, in conjunction with the University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and Environment (SNRE), has partnered with Crown Agents USA on a five-year, global climate change project.
News Item New DCS Partnership with State Department Inspires Young Liberian Entrepreneurs by Dan Shine — last modified 07/03/14 11:32
Development Consulting Services’ expert in nonprofit management and governance Kelly Krawczyk sparked a new interest in business and entrepreneurship among a group of African students during her recent youth entrepreneurship workshops in Monrovia, Liberia.
News Item Video Replay: June 17 Impact Assessment Webinar by Dan Shine — last modified 06/18/14 11:56
The second of three webinars presented June 17 by WDI’s Impact Assessment program is now available for viewing online.
News Item Third Faculty Exchange Between DCS & University of Liberia A Success by Dan Shine — last modified 07/03/14 11:33
Project administrators from WDI’s Development Consulting Services and the Institute’s experts from the Ross School of Business have successfully hosted a third group of University of Liberia (UL) faculty since the project to strengthen UL’s accounting program began.
News Item Interns Blog About Summer Work, Experiences by Dan Shine — last modified 06/06/14 10:58
Curious to know what country is the birthplace of coffee? Or what the easiest way out of Hanoi’s alleyways towards the main road? Or the best way to get around Tagbilaran, the Philippines?
News Item WDI Video: Simon Berry of ColaLife Interviewed by Dan Shine — last modified 07/22/14 08:45
Simon Berry, founder and CEO of the global health social venture ColaLife, recently sat down for an interview with WDI’s Lisa Smith. Berry was at WDI as a guest for the Institute’s Global Impact Speaker Series.
News Item Video: Replay of May 28 Impact Assessment Webinar by Dan Shine — last modified 05/29/14 16:12
WDI’s Impact Assessment program delivered on May 28 the first of three webinars for organizations wanting to know how to measure their true impact on poverty reduction.
News Item A New Twist To An Old Program by Dan Shine — last modified 05/20/14 15:23
WDI’s Executive Education has been delivering the two-week, intensive Strategic Management Program – also known as a “mini MBA” – for years. But for the first time, this year’s program for high potential, mid- to senior-level managers featured an e-learning component.
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