Tag: George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology

Walker Speaker Series: ‘Gateway Arch’ Biographer Tracy Campbell March 27

Walker Speaker Series: ‘Gateway Arch’ Biographer Tracy Campbell March 27

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

The George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology presents a special Speaker Series event featuring Tracy Campbell. Join us on Friday, March 27, from 8-9:30 a.m. in the East Academic Building Room 253/262. Campbell is the author of The Gateway Arch: A Biography. During this event, Campbell will reveal unknown facts about the iconic […]

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Walker Speaker Series: ‘Women in Leadership’ March 19

Walker Speaker Series: ‘Women in Leadership’ March 19

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Walker Speaker Series presents the panel discussion, “Women in Leadership,” on Thursday, March 19, from 5-7 p.m. in the East Academic Building, room 253/262. Panelists Maxine Clark, Build-A-Bear Workshop founder, and Kathleen (Kathy) Mazzarella MBA’02, chief executive officer and president of Graybar, will draw upon their personal career experiences and offer insights on leading. […]

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Faculty, Students Cultivate Entrepreneurship at SEA Conference

Faculty, Students Cultivate Entrepreneurship at SEA Conference

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fourteen students and five faculty members from Webster University attended the 15th Annual Self Employment in the Arts (SEA) Conference, Feb. 20-21, in Lisle, Illinois. The two-day event supports aspiring artists by providing them with the entrepreneurial knowledge and skills they need to establish and maintain a career as an independent artist. George Herbert Walker School […]

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Around Webster: Green’s Trio grant; Sharp’s adjunct role; Kleinman on musical brain; Cuille on WWI

Around Webster: Green’s Trio grant; Sharp’s adjunct role; Kleinman on musical brain; Cuille on WWI

| March 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments for members of the Webster University community include:  Walker School Selects Sharp for Adjunct Administrator Role Lori Sharp has been named the Adjunct Faculty Administrator for the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology. The position supports the Walker School’s strategy to “build structure and processes to attract, retain, […]

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In the News: Schubert on ISIS; Hellinger on Venezuela; Rhiney on A-B; Lauten/Carrio in STLMag

In the News: Schubert on ISIS; Hellinger on Venezuela; Rhiney on A-B; Lauten/Carrio in STLMag

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Vienna’s Schubert Discusses ISIS Cultural Destruction on Austrian National Radio Samuel Schubert, international relations faculty member at the Vienna campus, appeared on a nationwide broadcast of national radio station FM4’s “Reality Check” Feb. 27, discussing the recent made-for-film destruction of cultural heritage by ISIS. The […]

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10 New Graduate Certificate Programs Reflect Changes in Society, Careers

10 New Graduate Certificate Programs Reflect Changes in Society, Careers

| February 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

Webster University is launching 10 new certificate programs for adults with college degrees who seek additional training to advance in their careers. The new programs reflect recent changes in society, from technological advancements to shifting demographics in many communities. The certificates are designed to be stand-alone or a stepping-stone to an advanced degree. They are […]

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Webster Thailand Students Go Behind the Scenes at International Manufacturer

Webster Thailand Students Go Behind the Scenes at International Manufacturer

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

To get a deeper look inside the world of international manufacturing, graduate students at Webster University Thailand recently went straight to the belly. Jelly Belly Candy Company, that is. Faculty member Tim Malloy arranged the visit with gracious Jelly Belly executives as part of the operations management class in the Webster University MBA program offered […]

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Snapshot: Walker School Faculty, Students at Annual AMA Conference

Snapshot: Walker School Faculty, Students at Annual AMA Conference

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology faculty and students attended the 54th Annual American Marketing Association Conference at the St. Louis Zoo on Friday, Feb. 20. Faculty members David Brennan, Eric Rhiney and Donna Cartwright and seven senior students attended the conference, sponsored by the St. Louis chapter of the American Marketing Association. […]

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Snapshot: Business Simulations in Thailand

Snapshot: Business Simulations in Thailand

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

A hallmark of the Webster University MBA program for students around the world is supplemental experiences beyond the traditional classroom and text, such as business simulations, guest speakers, corporate visits and industry forums and workshops. In Thailand, these experiences have included visits to factories like Jelly Belly Candy, Thai Nam Thip Bottling, and Ichitan. Upcoming […]

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In the News: Marcella on Anthem breach; Alakoc on terror case; Lewis ’79 commencement coverage

In the News: Marcella on Anthem breach; Alakoc on terror case; Lewis ’79 commencement coverage

| February 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Lewis Commencement Speaker Announcement in STLBJ, RFT, Fox2 The announcement that St. Louis native and Webster University alumna Jenifer Lewis ’79 would be this year’s commencement speaker drew coverage around the region: The St. Louis Business Journal included the announcement in its “5 Things…” update, […]

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