Monday , September 25 2017

About Michael Ardaiolo

  • Michael Ardaiolo is currently a student in Syracuse University's Public Diplomacy Master's Program: M.A. in International Relations from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and M.S. in Public Relations from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. In addition, he is a recovering record slinger, a Criterion Collection addict, an NBA obsessor, and a struggling student of the Korean language.
The Daily: France’s Economic Diplomacy Shuffle

The Daily: France’s Economic Diplomacy Shuffle

Our round-up of news, notes, tips and tweets exhibiting how public diplomacy affects the world each and every day. France goes all-in on economic diplomacy: transfers foreign trade and tourism portfol ...

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The Daily: Weibo Diplomacy Makes the News

The Daily: Weibo Diplomacy Makes the News

Our round-up of news, notes, tips and tweets exhibiting how public diplomacy affects the world each and every day. First time I have seen “Weibo Diplomacy” used in mass media. Good thing we coined the ...

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The Daily: Post-Deng China’s Soft Power Collapse

The Daily: Post-Deng China’s Soft Power Collapse

Our round-up of news, notes, tips and tweets exhibiting how public diplomacy affects the world each and every day. Well-written editorial says the shifting focus from China’s economic success in the D ...

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The Daily: Russian TV Banned in Baltics

The Daily: Russian TV Banned in Baltics

Our round-up of news, notes, tips and tweets exhibiting how public diplomacy affects the world each and every day. Latvia and Lithuania ban Russian state TV broadcasts for three months. Curious if Rus ...

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The Daily: USAID Responds to ‘Cuban Twitter’ Story

The Daily: USAID Responds to ‘Cuban Twitter’ Story

Our round-up of news, notes, tips and tweets exhibiting how public diplomacy affects the world each and every day. USAID responds to the AP story about ZunZuneo with eight rebuttals to claims made in ...

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[LISTEN] Music Diplomacy in Timbuktu

[LISTEN] Music Diplomacy in Timbuktu

Could music reunite a war-torn Mali? “Return to Timbuktu” follows Malian musicians spreading just such a message.   Michael Ardaiolo and Dr. Guy Golan discuss Return to Timbuktu, a documentary in ...

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The Daily: Modernization by Way of Hacking

The Daily: Modernization by Way of Hacking

Our round-up of news, notes, tips and tweets exhibiting how public diplomacy affects the world each and every day. Really good piece on how ‘hacking’ diplomacy can aid the modernization of the field a ...

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PDcast #20: China’s Environmental Diplomacy & Russia in Bangladesh

PDcast #20: China’s Environmental Diplomacy & Russia in Bangladesh

China has a public diplomacy opportunity in its renewable energy push; and, Russia reboots interest in Bangladesh. The PDcast is a weekly podcast featuring Jennifer Osias, Adam Cyr, and Michael Ardaio ...

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The Daily: Maduro’s Op-ed Plea

The Daily: Maduro’s Op-ed Plea

Our round-up of news, notes, tips and tweets exhibiting how public diplomacy affects the world each and every day. Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro tries his hand at mediated public diplomacy: pens ...

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The Daily: Soft Power of Energy Resources

The Daily: Soft Power of Energy Resources

Our round-up of news, notes, tips and tweets exhibiting how public diplomacy affects the world each and every day. Interesting to see soft power supported in this Conservative context, not an everyday ...

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