Tag: George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology

In the News: Rishe on March Madness at Fox Business; Theatre Circle Winners

In the News: Rishe on March Madness at Fox Business; Theatre Circle Winners

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Rishe on Mobile App Business for March Madness In the United States, “March Madness” means brackets and big business — more than $1 billion each year — and now that big business is increasingly reliant on mobile communications. George Herbert Walker School of Business & […]

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Host Families Sought for Summer 2014 Global Internship Students

Host Families Sought for Summer 2014 Global Internship Students

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Walker EDGE Professional Development Office (formerly the Global Internship Experience program) is seeking host families for its global interns for the following dates: May 30 – July 26 (Student interns from Mexico) June 27 – Aug. 23 (Student interns from Germany) Benefits of Hosting Host families serve as a key aspect of global internships […]

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NCR Business Students Finish 1st in Capsim Competition

NCR Business Students Finish 1st in Capsim Competition

| March 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

In the final stretch of the Spring I term, Webster University students in the National Capital Region received some much-anticipated news: Six students who had worked tirelessly on the Capsim exam not only finished in the top one percent of the group, but also managed to catapult to the very top space, successfully beating 1,631 […]

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In the News: Akande on Weather’s Economic Effects; GMC on International University Branding; Seward is Tampa CFO of Year

In the News: Akande on Weather’s Economic Effects; GMC on International University Branding; Seward is Tampa CFO of Year

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Akande at KTVI Fox2: Severe Winter Affecting Economy? Some financial analysts believe the severe winter — and resulting high utility bills and lower consumer shopping — is one reason for 2014′s dip in economic growth. Fox affiliate KTVI Fox2 turned to Benjamin Akande, dean of […]

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In the News: MacNeill on Minimum Wage; Cuille on St. Louis French Pronunications

In the News: MacNeill on Minimum Wage; Cuille on St. Louis French Pronunications

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: MacNeill on Economics of Raising Minimum Wage After recently appearing in Jefferson City to testify for a hearing about the minimum wage in Missouri, economics professor Allan MacNeill, of Webster’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, penned an op/ed which ran in the […]

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Walker School Students Honored for Marketing, Entrepreneurship

Walker School Students Honored for Marketing, Entrepreneurship

| February 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two students from Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology recently earned accolades for their academic excellence at national conferences. McLaughlin Honored as Outstanding Marketing Student Meredith McLaughlin, a December 2013 graduate from Webster University, was honored as “Webster University’s Outstanding Undergraduate Marketing Student” at the 53rd Annual Student Marketing Conference. Sponsored […]

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In the News: Johnson Cano Opera Award; Polgar on Competition; Marcella on Identity Theft

In the News: Johnson Cano Opera Award; Polgar on Competition; Marcella on Identity Theft

| February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Johnson Cano Gets Prestigious Opera Award Webster University alumna Jennifer Johnson Cano has added another award to her growing list of accolades: She has been named one of seven winners of the 43rd annual George London Foundation Competition for young American and Canadian opera singers. […]

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Next Industry Insight Night: Careers in Marketing, Management

Next Industry Insight Night: Careers in Marketing, Management

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University students interested in marketing and management careers are invited to the next Industry Insight Night on Thursday, Feb. 27, 4-6 p.m. in the East Academic Building Edward Jones Commons. Sponsored by Walker EDGE, this event is an opportunity to get career advice from industry professionals and learn about internships and jobs. Companies represented […]

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One-Credit Professional and Portfolio Development Course for Graduate Students

One-Credit Professional and Portfolio Development Course for Graduate Students

| February 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Walker EDGE Office in the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology has announced a new one-credit-hour seminar course available for graduate students interested in exploring career options, wanting to take the next career step at their current employer or seeking to enhance their professional development skills. The course, MNGT 5500.09: Walker EDGE […]

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High School Students Test their Math Skills at Webster

High School Students Test their Math Skills at Webster

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Feb. 19, the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology welcomed more than 50 high school students and their teachers and parents to Webster University for the American Mathematics Competition (AMC 10/12). Organized by associate professor for Math, Larry Granda, the AMC 10/12 are 75-minute exams. “This contest challenges students mathematically as they […]

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