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Reader Reviews. China Wakes: The Struggle for the Soul of a Rising Power and Thunder from the East: Portrait of a Rising Asia are non-fiction Asian studies books which examine the cultural, social, and political situation of East Asia largely through interviews and personal experiences. WuDunn is co-author of Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, a No. I paint in words and voices, rhymes and rhythm Her third best-selling book, was Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, and WuDunn later was featured in the award-winning PBS documentary made of the book. Become a Member and discover books that entertain, engage & enlighten. She attended Cornell University, graduating with a B.A.
WuDunn served for more than a decade on the Cornell University board of trustees, including as a member of the board's finance committee and investment committee.
She also served for many years on the advisory council of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University and in 2013 was elected by alumni to the Princeton University board of trustees. Sheryl WuDunn, the first Asian-American reporter to win a Pulitzer Prize, is a business executive and best-selling author. Spam Free: Your email is never shared with anyone; opt out any time. from Princeton's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. In 2013, she was included as one of the leading "women who make America" in the PBS documentary "The Makers." She attended Cornell University, graduating with a B.A. All rights reserved.
Wu Jiefang, internationally known as Sheryl WuDunn, is world-renowned journalist, author and business executive who is famous for becoming the first Asian American to win a Pulitzer Prize alongside her husband Nicholas Kristof for reporting on the infamous Tiananmen Square protests in 1989. Currently, she works with entrepreneurs in new media, media technology and social enterprise at a small investment banking boutique in NYC. At the Times, WuDunn ran coverage of global energy, global markets, foreign technology and foreign industry. This bio was last updated on 01/11/2014. She also runs TripleEdge, which focuses on socially driven investing.
A third generation Chinese American, Sheryl WuDunn grew up in New York City on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.  After working for The Wall Street Journal and other publications, WuDunn joined the staff of The New York Times as a correspondent in the Beijing bureau in 1989. (more), Try:
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Previously based in Mumbai, she now lives in ... Sheryl WuDunn (born November 16, 1959) is an American business executive, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer and lecturer. Pink Sari Revolution In August 2015, Business Insider named her one of the 31 most prominent graduates of the Harvard Business School. She is now senior managing director at Mid-Market Securities.. Half the Sky was also made into a game on Facebook with more than 1.1 million players. Sheryl WuDunn was born on November 16, 1959 in New York City, New York, USA. While in Asia, she also reported from other areas, including North Korea, Australia, Burma and the Philippines. Authors and publishers: If you wish to make changes to a bio, send the complete biography as you would like it displayed so that we can replace the old with the new.
Author  They were the first married couple ever to win a Pulitzer for journalism; WuDunn was the first female Asian-American reporter to win a Pulitzer. She has also been a private wealth adviser with Goldman Sachs and was previously a journalist and business executive for The New York Times. She was also featured in a 2013 Harvard Business School film about prominent women who have graduated from the business school.
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This page was last changed on 6 June 2020, at 14:18. Biography Sheryl WuDunn, the first Asian-American reporter to win a Pulitzer Prize, is a business executive and best-selling author. After this, she earned her M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and M.P.A. She was also anchor of The New York Times Page One, a nightly program of the next day's stories in the Times.
In 2012, WuDunn was selected as one of 60 notable members of the League of Extraordinary Women by Fast Company magazine. She also won a George Polk Award and an Overseas Press Club award, both for reporting in China. She was the first Asian-American reporter hired at the Times and was a foreign correspondent in The New York Times Beijing and Tokyo bureaus. She has also been a private wealth adviser with Goldman Sachs and was a journalist and business executive for The New York Times. From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia, "WuDunn ’81 and Kristof honored for human rights work", https://simple.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Sheryl_WuDunn&oldid=6976764, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License, Writer, journalist, lecturer, business executive. Sheryl Wudunn was born on a Monday, November 16, 1959 in New York City. WuDunn is also on the advisory boards of a number of start-up companies in a variety of fields, including healthcare and mobile security. WuDunn lectures to a wide range of American and global audiences and has been invited to speak to the secretary general of the United Nations, former vice president Al Gore, and other senior officials on economic, political, and social topics related to women in the developing world, the global economy, China, and the emerging markets. She currently serves on the board of advisors for Fuel Freedom Foundation. In 1988, she married journalist Nicholas Kristof.
She oversaw international business topics ranging from China's economic growth to technology in Japan, from oil and gas in Russia to alternative energy in Brazil. She is a commentator on China and global affairs on television and radio shows, including Bloomberg TV, NPR, The Colbert Report and Charlie Rose, and has lectured at the International Monetary Fund and World Bank and the Council on Foreign Relations. © BookBrowse LLC 1997-2020. | Books by this Author Currently, she works with entrepreneurs in new media, media technology and social enterprise at a small investment banking boutique in NYC. WuDunn and her husband Kristof won the Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting in 1990 for their coverage of the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989.
Sheryl WuDunn (born November 16, 1959) is an American business executive, Pulitzer Prize -winning writer and lecturer. In 2015 she signed an open letter which the ONE Campaign had been collecting signatures for; the letter was addressed to Angela Merkel and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, urging them to focus on women as they serve as the head of the G7 in Germany and the AU in South Africa respectively, which will start to set the priorities in development funding before a main UN summit in September 2015 that will establish new development goals for the generation.. WuDunn worked for a time for Goldman Sachs as a vice president in its investment management division as a private wealth advisor, before leaving to write a book.. Her zodiac animal is Pig. After realizing that nearly a quarter of the kids on his childhood school bus have died—Pulitzer Prize winners Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn find themselves at the heart of a much bigger story about those who fall through the cracks in America, destroyed by poverty, addiction, suicide and homelessness. She is also co-founder of FullSky Capital, where she advises socially driven for-profit ventures. Sheryl Wudunn Biography.