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In the News: Ghana commencement; Webster ‘seed’ in Ghana; Englis at Shakespeare Festival

In the News: Ghana commencement; Webster ‘seed’ in Ghana; Englis at Shakespeare Festival

| May 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Webster Ghana Commencement in Local News The first-ever commencement ceremony held at Webster University’s campus in Accra, Ghana, was featured in local media outlets, including Modern Ghana, Spy Ghana and 9ija News. Commencement speaker Esther Cobbah, chief executive of Strategic Communications Africa Limited, encouraged the […]

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Ghana Campus Celebrates First Commencement Ceremony

Ghana Campus Celebrates First Commencement Ceremony

| May 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Amid a centennial year of celebrating changing lives and building strong communities during its first 100 years, on May 23 Webster University reached a milestone signaling the impact to come for the next 100: The first Webster University commencement ceremony in Africa. Six degree candidates for the Class of 2015 either completed their studies or […]

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In the News: Akande on Steward; Sanders on education in Ghana; Cottam on online course development

In the News: Akande on Steward; Sanders on education in Ghana; Cottam on online course development

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Coverage of Sanders at TEDx in Ghana, Nigeria News Outlets Webster Ghana director Christa Sanders’ appearance on a panel at TEDx Accra 2015 was covered in several local and regional news outlets. The Ghana News Agency (GNA) published a story which as picked up by […]

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Webster Ghana Director Speaks at TEDx Accra 2015

Webster Ghana Director Speaks at TEDx Accra 2015

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Christa Sanders, director of the Webster University Ghana campus in Accra, appeared on a panel on education and innovation at TEDx Accra 2015 this month. She appeared on the panel with Patrick Awuah, founder of Ashesi University in Accra. Speakers for the event were selected from distinguished nomination lists from Ghana and beyond. At the event, […]

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Webster Ghana Welcoming Study Abroad Students for Fall 2015; Applications due March 16

Webster Ghana Welcoming Study Abroad Students for Fall 2015; Applications due March 16

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the first time, Webster University’s Ghana campus in Accra will welcome undergraduate study abroad students from any Webster campus to study in Africa starting fall 2015, when Webster Ghana will begin offering undergraduate study abroad courses. The courses will be available to local degree-seeking students as well as to those coming from abroad. The […]

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In the News: Ghana, Akande in Diverse Issues; Löwstedt on Austria Public Radio

In the News: Ghana, Akande in Diverse Issues; Löwstedt on Austria Public Radio

| February 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Löwstedt Discusses Palestine on Austria Public Radio Anthony Löwstedt in the Media Communications Department at Webster Vienna chaired two sessions at “State Formation in Palestine: An Assessment and the Way Forward,” a conference held at the Diplomatic Academy, Vienna, Jan. 26. The conference was organized […]

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Ghana Welcomes New Associates to Enrollment Management Team

Ghana Welcomes New Associates to Enrollment Management Team

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Ghana campus is proud to welcome two new full time staff members who started Sept. 1. Philomina Abakah joins the University as an admissions counselor, and Nwadiogo Quartey-Ngwube joins as a communications associate on the enrollment management team. They join Ken Wichert, director of enrollment management. Abakah is Ghanaian with several years of […]

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In the News: Ghana in Business Because; Chapman in Bangkok Post; Barnidge in The Hill; Cross on China TV

In the News: Ghana in Business Because; Chapman in Bangkok Post; Barnidge in The Hill; Cross on China TV

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Ghana’s Sanders on Business Schools in Africa Webster Ghana’s new director, Christa Sanders, is quoted throughout the recent Business Because, “Business Schools Gain Ground in Africa.” “There is a scarcity of well-trained business leaders to address the many challenges facing the continent to date,” says […]

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In the News: Akande on Voice of America; Cross on social media in Ferguson; Ghana/WSJ story; Peaceful protest covered

In the News: Akande on Voice of America; Cross on social media in Ferguson; Ghana/WSJ story; Peaceful protest covered

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Akande on Ebola’s Impact on West African Economies In a recent interview with Voice of America, Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology and professor of economics, discussed how the Ebola virus is hurting economies in West Africa. “The economic […]

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In the News: Webster Ghana in Wall Street Journal; Coach Belsky on Today Show

In the News: Webster Ghana in Wall Street Journal; Coach Belsky on Today Show

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent and upcoming news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Webster Ghana in Wall Street Journal, St. Louis Business Journal Webster University’s expansion into Ghana is cited several times in a Wall Street Journal article about why business schools around the world have been expanding into the continent. The article, on page B7 […]

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