Tag: George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology

Walker School Honors AT&T’s Randall Stephenson as CEO of the Year

Walker School Honors AT&T’s Randall Stephenson as CEO of the Year

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology honored Randall Stephenson, chairman and chief executive officer of AT&T, as its 2014 CEO of the Year on Tuesday, May 6 at World Wide Technology, Inc. Prior to accepting the award, Stephenson discussed why the next five years of the mobile revolution will be the […]

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Around Webster: Geneva profs’ EIEF grant; Stang’s STL 250 photos; Kingston’s human rights selections

Around Webster: Geneva profs’ EIEF grant; Stang’s STL 250 photos; Kingston’s human rights selections

| May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and honors for Webster University community members include: Geneva Business Professors Receive EIEF Grant Krista J. Saral and Marcello Puca, business research professors at Webster University Geneva, have been awarded a one-year grant through the Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF). The grant helps support their joint work with Simone M. Sepe of […]

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In the News: Rishe on NBA Clippers, Sterling; Miller on Evangelical Era; Chakaryan, Huang on First-Responder Stress

In the News: Rishe on NBA Clippers, Sterling; Miller on Evangelical Era; Chakaryan, Huang on First-Responder Stress

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Rishe on NBA Sterling Controversy, Potential Clippers Sale The NBA is embroiled in controversy after a recording surfaced of racist comments by Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling. The league fined Sterling $2.5 million and banned him from the league for life. With that financial […]

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[Video] Webster Expands Cybersecurity Program to New Locations

[Video] Webster Expands Cybersecurity Program to New Locations

| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s cybersecurity program, which was launched in Colorado Springs earlier this year, will be expanded to four more Webster University locations: the Washington D.C. area this summer, followed by Orlando, San Antonio and St. Louis. The announcement of the expansion was made before this week’s Gateway to Innovation (G2I) technology conference in St. Louis, […]

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25 Area Business Leaders Raise their Game at Weeklong Leadership Workshop

25 Area Business Leaders Raise their Game at Weeklong Leadership Workshop

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

From banking to nonprofit, health care management, higher education and more, 25 executives representing a cross-section of industries received an educational experience of a lifetime at Webster University’s leadership workshop, Raising Your Game and Driving Superior Performance. Held April 6-11, the program was co-presented by faculty members from Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of […]

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Walker EDGE ‘Dress to Impress’ Showcases Professional Attire April 24

Walker EDGE ‘Dress to Impress’ Showcases Professional Attire April 24

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University community is invited to attend the red carpet event, Dress to Impress, on April 24 from 3:30 – 5 p.m.  This event will be held in the East Academic Building Edward Jones Commons. Organized by a team of Walker EDGE students, the event will showcase easily accessible and inexpensive professional and business casual […]

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Snapshot: DBA Partnership Brings Global Doctoral Students to Webster Geneva

Snapshot: DBA Partnership Brings Global Doctoral Students to Webster Geneva

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Geneva hosted the Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM) DBA workshop from Friday, March 21- Sunday, March 24, 2014. Twenty-seven motivated doctoral students in two separate cohorts gathered in Geneva to progress their dissertations. Candidates represented the globe with participants from locations like Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Serbia and Thailand. (Last year’s cohort included participants […]

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Webster Vienna Students Pass Rigorous CFA Finance Exam

Webster Vienna Students Pass Rigorous CFA Finance Exam

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

In 2013, Webster University in Vienna received recognition by the CFA Institute as the first and only university in Austria to be a CFA partner. The institute is renowned for its CFA charter. Upon the successful completion of the three progressively harder levels, one is entitled to carry the exclusive title CFA, a so-called “door […]

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In the News: Polgar Girls’ Invitational alum; Harrison on 35mm film; Rishe on NCAA union ruling, Final Four

In the News: Polgar Girls’ Invitational alum; Harrison on 35mm film; Rishe on NCAA union ruling, Final Four

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Girls’ Invitational Alum on Polgar, Webster South Carolina’s Edgefield Daily featured a promising young chess champion who is a veteran of the Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational tournament, discussing Polgar’s influence and her own sights set on attending Webster: “Susan is always telling us to be […]

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