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Clodagh Bassett

I am the assistant program director of the Master of Science in Technology Management program. In my more than 13 years working with this program, I have seen students grow and mature within the program to achieve their career goals. My goal is to always have a satisfied customer/student.

Textbook to Practical Application

This note came from an alum just today. It’s further evidence of the effectiveness of the learning in this program: I really appreciate that you bought the textbook “Project Management the Managerial Process, 4e, Clifford F. Gray” for our class four years ago. I was working on a project proposal last week. I referenced the […]

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Computer Enhanced Jewelry – Update

The 2012 Dean’s Report publication titled Innovation & Globalization: The New Business Standard did an article on our very own MSTM, Class of 2009 graduate, Ms. Rima Ruhman and her capstone project. Check out her update on YouTube:  

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A Serendipitous Meeting – and an MSTM Alum Update

J.P. Auffret, our program director, was leaving the Farragut West metro station during morning rush hour when in the midst of the crowd he heard J.P.!,J.P.! The caller was Falahyar Fatmi, Master of Science in Technology Management (MSTM) program, Class of 2005.  During the course of the ensuing conversation, Falahyar told J.P. that he had […]

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Notes from Singapore – Part 6

What the 2012 GMU MS Technology Management cohort noticed was the word that kept being used time and time again to describe why companies come to do business in Singapore is ‘Efficiency’.  Whether it was Technips’ decision to locate staff from a recently acquired Houston Texas based company (Global Industries) to Singapore, or GE’s decision […]

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