Tag: George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology

In the News: Akande on Voice of America; Cross on social media in Ferguson; Ghana/WSJ story; Peaceful protest covered

In the News: Akande on Voice of America; Cross on social media in Ferguson; Ghana/WSJ story; Peaceful protest covered

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Akande on Ebola’s Impact on West African Economies In a recent interview with Voice of America, Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology and professor of economics, discussed how the Ebola virus is hurting economies in West Africa. “The economic […]

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In the News: Akande, Cross on Ferguson; Alum’s multicultural experience; CMS Alarm Will Sound; Belsky on Today show; Alum on Robin Williams

In the News: Akande, Cross on Ferguson; Alum’s multicultural experience; CMS Alarm Will Sound; Belsky on Today show; Alum on Robin Williams

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent and news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Communications Alum’s Testament to Cultural Experience at Webster Thailand Charles McKinney, who studied and lived in Asia while earning a master’s degree in media communications from Webster University in Thailand, has an essay on his experiences at the National Journal titled “An African-American Student […]

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Life in the Fast Lane: Business Student Team Ferrari Driver

Life in the Fast Lane: Business Student Team Ferrari Driver

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s a classic combination: adolescent boys, cars and speed. Those three things just seem to go together no matter where in the world one looks (and not just in the auto-obsessed United States). That’s certainly the case for Thailand native and Webster student Pasin Lathouras, a business management major in the George Herbert Walker School […]

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In the News: Akande on diversity; Cross (on air today) and Smith on Ferguson; Arcade praise; Rishe on NCAA

In the News: Akande on diversity; Cross (on air today) and Smith on Ferguson; Arcade praise; Rishe on NCAA

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent and news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Akande at Public Radio on Preparing Diverse Students for Success Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, recorded an essay at NPR affiliate St. Louis Public Radio about how universities can prepare students from diverse backgrounds for successful […]

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Video: LA Security Management Students Debate Research Projects On Air

Video: LA Security Management Students Debate Research Projects On Air

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Students in the Security Management (SECR 5000) course at Webster University Los Angeles Air Force Base recently took to the air to discuss their research assignment in a series of five, hour-long segments on the Security Guy Radio program on Los Angeles AM 1680. Each week, hosts Chuck Harold and Paul Bristow challenge the conventional […]

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In the News: Akande on diversity; Polgar on women in coaching; Smith on social media; Alumni Jun’s film, Stewart on MBA

In the News: Akande on diversity; Polgar on women in coaching; Smith on social media; Alumni Jun’s film, Stewart on MBA

| August 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Akande in Diverse Magazine Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, has a guest commentary on how colleges can retain diverse students in the July 31 edition of Diverse Magazine [PDF]. In the article, “Moon Goal for Colleges: Retention of […]

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In the News: Akande on economy, named to Enterprise Bank board; McKissack on SOE board; McElyea’s fitness journey

In the News: Akande on economy, named to Enterprise Bank board; McKissack on SOE board; McElyea’s fitness journey

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Akande Discusses Upswing in Economy on Fox 2 Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, discussed the state of the economy in a one-on-one interview with St. Louis’ Fox 2 News. During the interview, he cited various factors as […]

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In the News: Farish’s book in Slice; Corrigan on Asian carp; Rishe on golf; Barnidge on Israel; Philippone, Rhoderick in art initiative

In the News: Farish’s book in Slice; Corrigan on Asian carp; Rishe on golf; Barnidge on Israel; Philippone, Rhoderick in art initiative

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Farish’s “Inappropriate Behavior” Murray Farish, English and creative writing assistant professor in the College of Arts & Sciences, was interviewed in Slice, a Brooklyn-based nonprofit print magazine that publishes both emerging and established authors, about his debut short story collection, “Inappropriate Behavior.” Book editor and […]

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Around Webster: Guterman’s Theater Book; Ferezan on Leadership; Werner’s ‘Rum Luck’ Play

Around Webster: Guterman’s Theater Book; Ferezan on Leadership; Werner’s ‘Rum Luck’ Play

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Guterman Book Analyzes Plays with Undocumented People Gad Guterman had his book, “Performance, Identity, and Immigration Law: A Theatre of Undocumentedness” published through Palgrave Macmillan. Guterman is an assistant professor and head of Theater Studies and Dramaturgy program in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts’ Conservatory of Theatre Arts. The book addresses how contemporary […]

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Vienna Holds Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management Course

Vienna Holds Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management Course

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

In one of the last events at Webster Vienna’s location on Berchtoldgasse, the Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management course concluded with its final visiting speaker, Daniel Cronin from Austrian Startups. Over the term — which had 14 students including one person auditing online through Canvas — several visiting speakers brought their expertise from the entrpreneurship […]

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