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Four Global Alliance Scholarships Awarded

March 13, 2009


Global Alliance Chairman, Colin Farrington, presented four scholarships for MScom11. The GA annually offers four  "Global Alliance Scholarships" to MScom applicants living and working outside of Switzerland. This step is in line with its goals of strengthening collaboration among public relations and communication professionals in the international arena as well as constantly rationalizing day-to-day practice, developing academic networks and contributing to bridging the gap between the two.

The four scholarship recipients are:
Jane Gardiner, European Marketing Manager, Dods , London, UK
Lydia Krüger, Head Corpoarate Communication, BKK, Berlin, Germany
Daniele Pelliciardi, PR and Event Manager, Cantina di Albinea Canali / Gruppo Cantine Riunite, Canali, Italy
Vivienne Rassaerts , Corporate Communications Manager, PUMA AG , Herzogenaurach, Germany 

Colin Farrington presenting Jane Gardiner with
one of four Global Alliance Scholarships for MScom11

About the University of Lugano's Executive MScom Program
he Executive Master of Science in Communications Management (MScom) is a part-time, postgraduate program for experienced communications professionals. Courses are conducted in English over a 21-month period. Classes are held every other month for seven consecutive days. Based at the University of Lugano in Switzerland, the MScom Program cooperates with Copenhagen Business School on program content and joint sessions, including a summer session at the UCLA Anderson School of Management, Los Angeles, one of the leading business schools in the US. An international faculty of more than 30 professors from renowned institutions around the world ensures the program's academic excellence and its multinational orientation