State University of Campinas

The University of Campinas, commonly called Unicamp, is a public research university in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, and one of the best universities in the country and in Latin America. Established in 1962, UNICAMP was designed from scratch as an integrated research center unlike other top Brazilian universities, usually created by the consolidation […]

Rio de Janiero

The Human Problem Facing Global Cities

Carol Camp Yeakey, director of the Center on Urban Research & Public Policy and Interdisciplinary Program in Urban Studies at Washington University in St. Louis, shares her perspectives on urban studies in a global context.

Director James V. Wertsch Visits State University of Campinas

Director James V. Wertsch visited McDonnell Academy partner the State University of Campinas (Unicamp) in September 2012. There he met with university leadership, faculty and students to discuss future collaboration and exchange. He also met with the leadership of Boeing Brazil in Sao Paolo. Boeing is an active academy sponsor and helps arrange meetings around the world. View a report […]