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    Nancy Pfeffer, the public policy guru, City Fabrick board member, and Environmental Responsibility instructor with CSULB’s Global Logistics Specialist (GLS) professional designation program, has been named to the Long Beach Transit (LBT) Board of Directors by Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia.

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    Jane-Wong-Cambodia-3_Blog.jpgCSULB Study Abroad Student Jane Wong at People Improvement Organization School, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

    An opportunity to study abroad for many college students is a sort of rite of passage – a declaration of independence, cultural awareness, and often times a culmination of personal passions, education, and practice put into play on the world’s stage.

    Through a wealth of programs and university partnerships, CSULB sends hundreds of students on study abroad, internship abroad, work abroad, and volunteer abroad programs in more than 30 different countries every year for anywhere from a few weeks to an entire year.

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    Pictured from left to right: Julio Pinto-Criollo, Ana Martin, Joshua Owen, Maarit Grajeda, and Denys Lytvynenko.

    Known for world-class logistic specialists, the “G” in GLS can occasionally be overlooked. But, the G, denoting global, is a key player in the Global Logistics Specialist (GLS) professional designation program. Not only does the award-winning program prepare students with ship-to-shelf training solutions for those involved in the international movement of goods, the program attracts a truly international contingent of students seeking to gain supply chain/logistics training with a U.S. perspective.

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    The CCPE Center for International Trade and Transportation will be hosting its annual State of the Trade and Transportation Town Hall meeting on Wednesday, October 15, 2014. This year's discussion entitled, 'Globabl Trends, Local Impacts, Big Decisions,' will focus on what changing trends mean for the economy, the environment and the future of our region as a trade gateway. For more information, go to the Town Hall Meeting 2014 Event Page.

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    CSULB Classroom AIRC-400.jpgUnder the auspices of the College of Continuing and Professional Education, the CSULB Center for International Education (CIE) handles both international students studying at CSULB and matriculated CSULB students interested in studying abroad. This month the American International Recruitment Council (AIRC) is featuring CSULB in a member spotlight on the AIRC blog.

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    The CSULB College of Continuing and Professional Education, in cooperation with the College of Business Administration, offers two separate AACSB-accredited MBA programs to working adults—the Daytime Accelerated MBA and Saturday MBA. Drawing upon the campus’s longstanding reputation for international involvement and academic rigor, the program attracts students from across the U.S. and abroad. Watch the video to learn more about the program through the eyes of students and faculty. More detailed information about these programs may be found on the MBA main page.

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