2014 Summer Travel Grant Series: Archival Research in New Zealand

 

Brian Alofaituli outside of, "Te Rua Mahara o te Kawanatanga Archives New Zealand"

Brian Alofaituli outside of, “Te Rua Mahara o te Kawanatanga Archives New Zealand”

Summer Travel Grant 2014 Recipient
Brian Alofaituli
EWC Graduate Degree Fellow

I would like to thank the EWC Alumni organization for the funding you provided to assist me with costs while in New Zealand.  I spent almost one-month in New Zealand conducting archival research at the University of Auckland’s Special Collection, Special Collection at the Turnball Library in Wellington and the National Archives of New Zealand in Wellington.  I also had the opportunity to visit with people at various museums and gatherings to discuss my topic. At the archives, most of my time was spent reading original and copied letters, government documents, memos and court reports related to my dissertation. I scanned nearly 500 pages of this material. Continue reading

2014 Summer Travel Grant Series: Study Abroad at the WHU-Otto Beisheim School of Management in Valendar, Germany

Shaliha Anistia on the Rhine River in Koblenz, Germany

Shaliha Anistia on the Rhine River in Koblenz, Germany

Summer Travel Grant 2014 Recipient
Shaliha Afifa Anistia
EWC Degree Fellow
ACEH HRDC Scholarship Recipient

I attended the first session of WHU’s “European MBA Summer Institute” which was held from May 6, 2014 – May 20, 2014. The program takes place on the attractive campus of the WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management in Vallendar, located just outside of Koblenz in the valley of the Rhine River. The program consisted of a two-week course on “The Changing Environment for International Business in Europe.” There were 31 students in my class, who came from all over the world including: USA, Canada, Australia, Indonesia, Pakistan, India, China and Taiwan. Continue reading