Tag: George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology

In the News: Akande on Nigerian Kidnappings; Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational Featured; Rishe on LeBron James

In the News: Akande on Nigerian Kidnappings; Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational Featured; Rishe on LeBron James

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Akande on Impact of Nigerian Kidnappings Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, has been following the situation in his native country of Nigeria, where over 200 schoolgirls and women have been abducted and have yet to be located. […]

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In the News: Psihountas in KC Star on MBA Trends; Polgar as Chess Role Model

In the News: Psihountas in KC Star on MBA Trends; Polgar as Chess Role Model

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Public Radio: Polgar Leads Role Models for St. Louis Girls Webster University chess coach Susan Polgar‘s latest accomplishments were featured as the lead in a St. Louis Public Radio article, “On Chess, Role Models Abound for St. Louis Girls.” The article discusses the growing opportunities […]

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In the News: Turner on Lauer/Barra at KMOV; Akande on Public Radio; Miller Book in Wall Street Journal

In the News: Turner on Lauer/Barra at KMOV; Akande on Public Radio; Miller Book in Wall Street Journal

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Akande on Finding Your Own ‘Arch’ Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, had a guest commentary on St. Louis Public Radio, the NPR affiliate. Referencing the history of the Gateway Arch in “Don’t Be Dissuaded from Finding Your […]

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Walker EDGE Global Interns from Germany, Mexico, arrive in St. Louis

Walker EDGE Global Interns from Germany, Mexico, arrive in St. Louis

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Walker EDGE Office in the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology has welcomed 12 global student interns to St. Louis this summer from Webster University’s partner universities in Mexico and Germany. The students are at the Webster home campus as part of the Walker EDGE’s global internship program. Three students from Universidad […]

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Around Webster: Hellinger Guest Teaches in Chile; Rishe Papers Published on Sports Economics

Around Webster: Hellinger Guest Teaches in Chile; Rishe Papers Published on Sports Economics

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and honors for Webster University community members include: Hellinger Instructs Doctoral Seminar in Chile Department of History, Politics and International Relations professor Dan Hellinger taught a five-day intensive seminar from June 9 – 14 on Contemporary Latin America for doctoral students at the Pontificia Universidad Católica in Valparaíso, Chile. Hellinger previously held […]

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Webster Launches Cybersecurity Program in St. Louis

Webster Launches Cybersecurity Program in St. Louis

| June 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Classes for Webster University’s MS in Cybersecurity program will begin in the Fall semester, with two graduate classes offered at the University’s Old Post Office location in the Fall 1 term. In addition, two one-credit seminars will be held in June and July. Webster’s Cybersecurity Program is offered through the George Herbert Walker School of […]

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Walker School Summer Seminars Offer Fresh Perspectives in One-Credit Courses

Walker School Summer Seminars Offer Fresh Perspectives in One-Credit Courses

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

This summer, the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology is offering a professional development seminar series focused on critical issues of our day. From cybersecurity to networking, social media, nonprofit management, global entrepreneurship, corporate social responsibility and more, these accelerated seminars are structured to provide fresh perspective and relevant insight that informs students’ leadership […]

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In the News: Miller in Post; Qasem on Saudis; Kondo; Alumna’s Ibsen Work; Rishe on Clippers; Ft. Bliss CLEP; ‘Colorado’s Best’

In the News: Miller in Post; Qasem on Saudis; Kondo; Alumna’s Ibsen Work; Rishe on Clippers; Ft. Bliss CLEP; ‘Colorado’s Best’

| May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Miller in Post-Dispatch Q&A about Book on Evangelicalism Steven Miller, adjunct teacher of history in the College of Art & Sciences, was interviewed in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. The paper’s religion reporter Lilly Fowler sat down with Miller to discuss his new book, “The Age […]

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Expanding Entrepreneurship: Webster Receives Grant from The Coleman Foundation

Expanding Entrepreneurship: Webster Receives Grant from The Coleman Foundation

| May 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University is the recipient of a Faculty Entrepreneurship Fellowship Program Grant from The Coleman Foundation for the second consecutive year.  The $35,000 grant provides funding for faculty members to introduce entrepreneurship concepts into the curriculum for non-business majors. In addition to the funding received from The Coleman Foundation, Webster University Provost, Senior Vice President […]

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Inside a Hybrid Study Abroad Experience: Project Management and Culture in Shanghai

Inside a Hybrid Study Abroad Experience: Project Management and Culture in Shanghai

| May 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

During her time as a graduate assistant in Global Marketing & Communications, Grace Boykin (MA Marketing, 2014) was enrolled in a hybrid study abroad course that included a week in Shanghai. Webster Today staff asked her to share her experience below. Read more about the class and curriculum in this Webster China post. Taking the […]

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