Protests in Seoul

By Hannah Kim, Foster Undergraduate who is participating in an exchange with Yonsei University I don’t know if you’ve been following world news, but the largest political movement since the democratic movement in Korea has been taking place since the summer. There have been protests of close to one million people every weekend in Gwanghamun Square,... Read More

Stories in Food

By Jessica Lin, Foster Undergraduate who is participating in an exchange with the University of Hong Kong Three months into my exchange and as a foodie, something I will forever carry with me is all of the delicious food I have eaten. With such a dense population, Hong Kong has an incredible number of eateries. Food... Read More

Bruce Avolio named among the world’s most influential scientific researchers

Bruce J. Avolio, a professor of management at the University of Washington Foster School of Business, has been named to a select list of the world’s most frequently cited scientific researchers. The “Highly Cited Researchers” for 2016 is produced by Clarivate Analytics, formerly the intellectual property and science business of Thomson Reuters. The list recognizes... Read More

Change your playbook: Reggie Fils-Aimé, President and COO of Nintendo of America, talks global strategy

“The only thing you can trust about your playbook is that it will change.” Who could have predicted that Nigeria would become the third largest market for Guinness, or that a small Japanese playing card company would become one of the most innovative forces in the video game industry? Reggie Fils-Aimé, President and COO of... Read More

Yong Tan wins Distinguished Fellow Award from leading information systems association

Yong Tan, the Neal and Jan Dempsey Professor of Information Systems at the University of Washington Foster School of Business, has received the Distinguished Fellow Award from the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS). “The INFORMS Distinguished Fellow Award is widely considered to be the most post prestigious award in the information... Read More