Special Presentation to Explore Global Economic Giant: China


Media Contact: Margaret Lutz | mlutz@csusm.edu

As part of the university's 20th anniversary celebration, California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) welcomes the community to attend a special morning presentation on Tuesday, November 16 by business marketing professor Dr. Glen Brodowsky, titled: China: The Emerging Giant.

Recently, China overtook Japan as the second largest economy in the world, which is a staggering development that has implications for every nation on earth. In his lecture China: The Emerging Giant, Dr. Brodowsky will discuss modern China and its central role in the global economy against the backdrop of its roots in ancient Chinese philosophy. He will also explore the social and political challenges of China's one-child policy and the environmental impact of China's economic development.

Dr. Glen Brodowsky has been a professor of marketing and global business management for 14 years at CSUSM, instructing undergraduate and MBA courses in the College of Business Administration. He has lived and worked in China, Japan and Taiwan, and speaks five languages including Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Spanish, and Portuguese. In 2007, Dr. Brodowsky was selected as a Fulbright Scholar at taught at National Cheng-chi University in Taiwan. His research studies have been published in The Journal of International Consumer Marketing, The Journal of Global Marketing, The Journal of Applied Social Psychology, International Business Review, The Journal of East West Marketing, Marketing Education, Journal of the Academy of Business Education, and Time and Society.

Commemorating the 20th anniversary of CSUSM, Professor Dr. Brodowsky's presentation is offered free of charge to the community. A complimentary continental breakfast will be served. Attendees must RSVP by November 10 to (760) 750-4408.

What: Special Community Presentation by CSUSM Marketing Professor Dr. Glen Brodowsky - China: The Emerging Giant

When: Tuesday, November 16 - 7:3o to 9:00 a.m.
Where: California State University San Marcos
333 South Twin Oaks Valley Road, San Marcos - The McMahan House
For directions to the campus, visit www.csusm.edu/guide.
Parking for this engagement is complimentary in Lot B.
Tickets: Admission is free. Space is limited; RSVP by November 10 to (760) 750-4408

About California State University San Marcos
California State University San Marcos combines the ambiance of a mid-sized, personal, modern campus with the unequaled value of the California State University. Since its founding in 1989, the campus has distinguished itself. Students benefit from the latest facilities and equipment, a superb faculty that enjoys teaching, and a rigorous academic program that prepares students for a successful life in and out of the workplace. A recent survey reported that our annual spending in the region was $161 million, generating a total impact of $307 million on the regional economy. 85 percent of CSUSM's alumni stay in the region. CSU San Marcos is located on a 304-acre hillside overlooking the city of San Marcos. It is 15 miles east of the ocean; just 30 miles north of downtown San Diego.