Tag: George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology

Professional Development Seminar Series Returns in Spring 2015

Professional Development Seminar Series Returns in Spring 2015

| January 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

From cybersecurity to networking, social media, nonprofit management, global entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility and more, this spring the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology is offering an accelerated professional development seminar series. Each course is structured to provide participants with fresh perspective and relevant insight that informs their leadership journey. The seminars are open […]

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Webster Leiden Salutes Alumni with Hall of Fame

Webster Leiden Salutes Alumni with Hall of Fame

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Leiden has launched a new “Hall of Fame” on campus to highlight success among alumni. The initiative, a collaboration of the Department of Business & Management and the Alumni office, celebrates Webster alumni academic and business achievement. The first addition to the Hall of Fame was celebrated in November when Webster Leiden welcomed […]

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Around Webster: Power Suburb; Notabene’s CASE award; Sullivan on cybersecurity; Hellinger’s Latin America text; Rishe on MLB pricing

Around Webster: Power Suburb; Notabene’s CASE award; Sullivan on cybersecurity; Hellinger’s Latin America text; Rishe on MLB pricing

| December 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent accolades and accomplishments by the Webster University community include: Webster’s Home Ranked as ‘Power Suburb’ A national analysis of income and population changes calls Webster Groves, the St. Louis suburb where Webster University was founded in 1915, one of the nation’s top 12 “power suburbs.” The entry, as captured in the St. Louis Business […]

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In the News: Webster Thailand in Bangkok Post; Cross in AP; Akande in Ladue News; Walker dancers on Fox2 TV

In the News: Webster Thailand in Bangkok Post; Cross in AP; Akande in Ladue News; Walker dancers on Fox2 TV

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Webster Thailand in Bangkok Post Ratish Thakur, director at Webster University Thailand, was interviewed in the Thai national Bangkok Post about higher education and Webster’s progress in the region. Thakur said since opening in 1999: “We have recruited students from Myanmar, Vietnam, Malaysia and our […]

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In the News: Rocero talks gender issues; Rishe on sports betting; STLBJ on Ferguson; Corrigan’s book as model

In the News: Rocero talks gender issues; Rishe on sports betting; STLBJ on Ferguson; Corrigan’s book as model

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Rocero Discusses Transgender Issues, Inclusiveness on Channel 5 Wednesday night’s guest speaker Geena Rocero was interviewed live on NBC affiliate KSDK-TV to discuss the topics covered in her lecture at Webster University. Rocero, who has appeared in Macy’s catalogs, Hanes ads, a John Legend video […]

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Snapshot: SEED on Developing Entrepreneurship in Africa

Snapshot: SEED on Developing Entrepreneurship in Africa

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

More than 75 students, staff, alumni and community members joined the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology in welcoming Robert E. and Dorothy King, the founders of the Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies (SEED), and Tralance Addy, SEED’s executive director, to Webster University on Nov. 18. SEED was founded in 2011 […]

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Walker Edge: Math & Computer Science Industry Insight Night Nov. 20

Walker Edge: Math & Computer Science Industry Insight Night Nov. 20

| November 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Industry Insight Nights presented by Walker EDGE provide opportunities for students to speak and interact with industry professionals and representatives from different St. Louis area companies and organizations. Join us this academic year for the events below to gain valuable insight, advice and perspective on careers in the areas of computer science and mathematics; accounting and […]

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Webster China Grad’s D.C. Study Tour Shows Way to Economics PhD

Webster China Grad’s D.C. Study Tour Shows Way to Economics PhD

| November 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two separate study tours to Washington, D.C., while completing Webster University’s Joint MBA Program with Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE) helped guide Stella Tang to a PhD in Economics and a role with a major private equity fund today. Tang, who graduated from Webster through the Shanghai program in 2008, knew even during […]

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In the News: Stroble on diverse, inclusive teams; Akande on Ebola; Goedereis on healthy habits

In the News: Stroble on diverse, inclusive teams; Akande on Ebola; Goedereis on healthy habits

| November 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Stroble in Business Journal on Building Diverse, Inclusive Teams President Beth Stroble’s column on the importance of building globally diverse and inclusive leadership, “Transforming a region: Globally diverse and inclusive leadership,” which ran in the Sept. 19 edition of the St. Louis Business Journal, is now […]

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Gorloks Finish First in Association for Computing Machinery Programming Contest

Gorloks Finish First in Association for Computing Machinery Programming Contest

| November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Nov. 1, students from across the region participated in the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) programming contest at the Walker School of Business & Technology at Webster University. As one of the biggest and most influential programming contests internationally, the contest pits teams of three university students against nine complex, real-world problems, with a grueling five-hour […]

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