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Global Leadership Academy in Vienna: Microsoft tour, career planning

Global Leadership Academy in Vienna: Microsoft tour, career planning

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

The goals of the Global Leadership Academy (GLA) are to develop and enhance the leadership skills of faculty and staff at Webster University and to provide a comprehensive and grounded understanding of Webster in all its complexity. Each year these goals are advanced as a cohort of fellows study and practice relevant leadership topics in workshop […]

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GLA Day 2 Focus: Exploring Student Services, and Philosophers on Leadership

GLA Day 2 Focus: Exploring Student Services, and Philosophers on Leadership

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The second day of the Global Leadership Academy 2015 cohort’s meeting in St. Louis focused on a theme that will be carried throughout the year: Serving Students. The stage for exploring that theme was set by Ted Hoef, dean of Students, who joined the fellows for breakfast and presented an overview of Student Services. He […]

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2015 Global Leadership Academy Fellows Announced

2015 Global Leadership Academy Fellows Announced

| November 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2015 Global Leadership Academy fellows have been announced: Robin Assner, associate professor, Art, Design, & Art History Department, Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts Justin Barton, assistant director, First Year Experience Programs Amy Bommarito, Athletics coordinator, Athletics DeLyle Bowen, communications coordinator, Academic Affairs Simone Cummings, associate professor, Management Department, George Herbert Walker School of […]

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2014 GLA October Session: Fellows graduate after GLA alumni panel, team presentations

2014 GLA October Session: Fellows graduate after GLA alumni panel, team presentations

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2014 Global Leadership Academy came to a formal close with the graduation of 14 fellows on Friday. The ceremony in the Faculty Development Center at the Webster Groves campus marked the end of an intense week of sessions. This final week followed 10 months of learning the many facets of Webster University’s global network, […]

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2014 GLA Midwest October Session, Day Four: K.C., OLC and the metro campus perspective

2014 GLA Midwest October Session, Day Four: K.C., OLC and the metro campus perspective

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Global Leadership Academy (GLA) fellows began the fourth day of their October meeting at the Kansas City metro campus location, touring classrooms, offices, and labs before beginning sessions in their classroom. Leadership in the Midwest Network Associate vice president Carol Adams, joined by Cass Butler, regional director for the Kansas City Metro Campus, […]

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2014 GLA October Session, Day Three: Military perspective at Fort Leavenworth

2014 GLA October Session, Day Three: Military perspective at Fort Leavenworth

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Global Leadership Academy (GLA) fellows began the third day of their October meeting with a five hour bus ride to Leavenworth, Kansas, departing St. Louis before sunrise. After lunch at a local restaurant, Brig. Gen. Mike Callan (USAF, ret.), associate vice president for Military & Government Programs with Webster’s Office of Military Affairs (OMA), […]

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2014 GLA October Session, Day Two: Data, decision-making and the SOC dean

2014 GLA October Session, Day Two: Data, decision-making and the SOC dean

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Understanding and Using Data Effectively The Global Leadership Academy (GLA) fellows began the second day of their October meeting with the session “Understanding and Using Data Effectively,” presented by Julie Weissman and Justin Bitner from the Office of Institutional Effectiveness. The fellows learned what data the institution keeps and why, what types of data must […]

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2014 GLA Cohort October Session, Day One: Strategic planning, finance and HR/GMC/Advancement panel

2014 GLA Cohort October Session, Day One: Strategic planning, finance and HR/GMC/Advancement panel

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Oct. 20-24 marks the third meeting of the 2014 GLA fellows. From locations across the Webster network, 15 faculty and staff members will gather this week at three of the University’s Midwestern locations: St. Louis; Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; and Kansas City, Missouri; to learn about leadership, get a deep and grounded understanding of the University […]

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Global Leadership Academy Applications Deadline Sept. 26

Global Leadership Academy Applications Deadline Sept. 26

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

  Applications for the 2015 cohort of the Global Leadership Academy are being accepted through Sept. 26, 2014. Launched during the 2011-12 academic year, the Global Leadership Academy (GLA) is a Webster University employee leadership development program created as a way to invest in employees and develop internal talent and leadership. GLA fellows work side […]

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Global Faculty/Staff Survey: Diversity of Thought at Webster

Global Faculty/Staff Survey: Diversity of Thought at Webster

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Members of the 2014 Global Leadership Academy (GLA) cohort are studying faculty and staff perceptions regarding diversity of thought at Webster. Abbott Chrisman, Carol Hodson, Katya Hill, Kelly Lyon and Ted Green are teamed on this project and seek feedback from faculty and staff in the worldwide Webster University community through a brief survey. Findings from […]

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