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December 2009 Issue of Kaizen

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009

In our latest issue of Kaizen we feature an interview with Ray Stata, co-founder and chairman of the board of Analog Devices, Inc., which serves over 60,000 customers, has 9,000 employees and a market capitalization of over $6 billion.

In this issue we also feature our 2009 Templeton Freedom Award, our recent High School Career Day, and congratulate five student prize winners: Hannah Mueller, Jennifer LaSarre, Jake Maliszewski, Lisa Voss, and Kelly King.

A PDF version of Kaizen is available here. We will soon post separately the full interview with Mr. Stata.

If you would like to receive a complimentary issue of the print version of Kaizen, please email your name and postal address to CEE [at]

CEE Student Essay Contest Winners

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

During the spring 2009 semester CEE sponsored a contest for the best essays in the Business and Economic Ethics course on the following topic: “Power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely”—True or False? The essays were judged on the basis of their thoroughness, cohesiveness, and originality.

The two first-prize winners were Naomi Byars and Jennifer LaSarre, who received $300 each.

Here are the essays of the two first-prize winners (both essays are in PDF format):

Naomi Byars – “The Corruption Triangle” [pdf]

Jennifer LaSarre – “Power, Privilege, and Political Entrepreneurs in America” [pdf]

In addition three Honorable Mentions were awarded to Kathreen Atkerson, Seth Kryder, and Brittney Leach, who received $100 each. Congratulations to our five winners for their excellent work!
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