Tag: George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology

Vienna Guests Share Stories of Immigrant Entrepreneurship in Austria

Vienna Guests Share Stories of Immigrant Entrepreneurship in Austria

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Starting a business may seem like a daunting task under any circumstance, especially in a heavily regulated market such as Austria. For immigrant entrepreneurs, that challenge is magnified. Webster Vienna hosted five foreign-origin entrepreneurs to discuss that very topic at the recent “ImmiPreneurs” — Immi(grant) (Entre)Preneurs — Business Breakfast. The breakfast was part of the […]

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In the News: Frazier on Cardinals hacking at NPR; Thailand art; Arcade Building milestone

In the News: Frazier on Cardinals hacking at NPR; Thailand art; Arcade Building milestone

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Frazier in NPR Story on Cardinals/Astros Hacking Case Paul Frazier, adjunct faculty member in Webster’s Cybersecurity program at Scott Air Force Base, is quoted extensively in a St. Louis Public Radio segment that also aired nationally Tuesday evening on National Public Radio. The article concerns […]

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Johnson Named Interim Dean of Walker School

Johnson Named Interim Dean of Walker School

| June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Thomas Johnson, associate vice president and chief of strategic initiatives at Webster University, has been named interim dean of Webster’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology. Since arriving at Webster University in 2012, Johnson has spearheaded several strategic initiatives, including identifying and executing market- and student-responsive opportunities such as the creation of the […]

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Data Analytics, Media Communications UG Completion Approved for Air Force Program

Data Analytics, Media Communications UG Completion Approved for Air Force Program

| June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Office of Military Affairs (OMA) has announced that two more of Webster University’s online undergraduate degree-completion programs have been accepted into the U.S. Air Force’s Air University Associate-to-Baccalaureate Cooperative (AU-ABC) Program. The BS in Data Analytics and BA in Media Communications have been approved for offering to Airmen who have competed their Associates Degree […]

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Cybersecurity Program Launches in Kansas City

Cybersecurity Program Launches in Kansas City

| June 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Classes for Webster University’s Master’s in Cybersecurity program will begin this fall at its Kansas City location. The Cybersecurity Program is offered through the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology. It was launched in Colorado Springs last year and was expanded to the St. Louis region in the fall. “Cybersecurity threats are constant […]

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New Undergraduate, Graduate Programs Added for Fall 2015

New Undergraduate, Graduate Programs Added for Fall 2015

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

From the latest in biotechnology and new media production to mastering the art of leading organizations through change, Webster University is launching a diverse selection of new programs as it enters its second century. The three undergraduate programs and six graduate degrees, all of which will be available for the Fall 2015 semester, are designed […]

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Excellence in Teaching: 2015 Kemper Award Winners Bauer, Goedereis, Davis, Jensen

Excellence in Teaching: 2015 Kemper Award Winners Bauer, Goedereis, Davis, Jensen

| May 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

The William T. Kemper Award for Excellence in Teaching is awarded each year to two full-time and two part-time faculty members at Webster University who demonstrate teaching at its finest. Nominated and supported by students and colleagues, they are selected by a committee of their peers for their outstanding teaching. The award is funded by […]

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Around Webster: Polimenis on 2008, Borgerding on crises, Hart as judge, McComber on workplace violence

Around Webster: Polimenis on 2008, Borgerding on crises, Hart as judge, McComber on workplace violence

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments for members of the Webster University community include: Polimenis on 2008 Financial Crisis and Asia-Pacific in Journal of Management Analytics Vassilis Polimenis, business faculty member at Webster Vienna, published, “The Global Financial Crisis and its Transmission to Asia-Pacific” in the Journal of Management Analytics (pp. 266-284, 2014). The article studies […]

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Benjamin Akande Named President of Westminster College

Benjamin Akande Named President of Westminster College

| May 8, 2015 | 5 Comments

Dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology and Chief of the Office of Corporate Partnerships, Benjamin Akande, has been named the new president of Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri. He begins his new post on July 1. Akande started at Webster in 2000 and served as tenured faculty member, as well […]

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In the News: Lewis in the American; Right Management; McComber HR spotlight; Akande on Cardinals; Orr on golf

In the News: Lewis in the American; Right Management; McComber HR spotlight; Akande on Cardinals; Orr on golf

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Lewis ’79 Featured in STL American on Saturday’s Return to Webster Ahead of Saturday’s commencement address and conferral of an honorary doctorate, Jenifer Lewis ’79 was profiled in the St. Louis American: First of all, when Dr. Stroble asked me to speak, I’ll be honest, […]

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