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Around Webster: Sheng in elite Chinese tech group; Henning on counseling ethics, Qasem on Saudi Arabia oil security, Walla on NeuroIS

Around Webster: Sheng in elite Chinese tech group; Henning on counseling ethics, Qasem on Saudi Arabia oil security, Walla on NeuroIS

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments for members of the Webster University community include:  Qasem Book on Oil and Security in Saudi Arabia Islam Qasem, academic director, Webster University Leiden, has authored the forthcoming book on oil and security in Saudi Arabia. The expected publishing date is October 2015 by Leiden University Brill. “By providing an […]

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Webster China Snapshots: Graduations in Chengdu, Shanghai; Joint Alumni Chapter Launched

Webster China Snapshots: Graduations in Chengdu, Shanghai; Joint Alumni Chapter Launched

| January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Separated by 1000 miles in mainland China, Webster University China MBA students in Shanghai and Chengdu recently celebrated graduation day on the same weekend. Julian Schuster, Webster’s provost, senior vice president and chief operating officer, officiated at both graduations flanked by two different teams of Chinese administrators and professors as new graduates friends and family […]

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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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Fieldman Receives Shanghai’s Prestigious Magnolia Award

Fieldman Receives Shanghai’s Prestigious Magnolia Award

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Longtime Webster professor Steve Fieldman has received the prestigious Magnolia Award from the Shanghai municipal government. The award, presented in a Sept. 4 ceremony,  is given to outstanding leaders who have made significant contribution to China, and especially Shanghai. Recipients include expatriate senior executives and business leaders who have made a significant contribution to the economy, […]

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Big Data, Consumer Analytics in Webster/SUFE MBA Elective

Big Data, Consumer Analytics in Webster/SUFE MBA Elective

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Big data analytics and China’s vibrant people-to-people buying market were the subjects of the Marketing Engineering elective taught in Shanghai over the summer as part of Webster China’s Webster/SUFE joint MBA program. Professor Li Shenyu explained to students how buying and arranging in China is now a way of life in China’s 100 largest cities, […]

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Webster/SUFE MBA Alumni Gathering Hears from E-Commerce Experts

Webster/SUFE MBA Alumni Gathering Hears from E-Commerce Experts

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

About 60 Webster University alumni representing the Webster/SUFE MBA program dating back to 2004 recently turned out to hear guest speakers discuss the latest navigation tools that help find product and services using on- and off-line methods. Leo Gao, the executive director of Zhong Lu Capital, talked to the alumni about the swing to “Online-Offline” […]

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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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Webster, UESTC Mark 10 Years of Joint MBA in Chengdu, China

Webster, UESTC Mark 10 Years of Joint MBA in Chengdu, China

| December 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University and the University of Science Technology (UESTC), Webster’s partner in Chengdu, recently celebrated the 10th anniversary of the Joint MBA Program in Chengdu. Faculty, alumni and students gathered for the event in advance of the graduation of this year’s class on Dec. 7. The Joint MBA Program started in 2003 and has operated […]

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10 Years of Webster Chengdu MBA Leads to Alumni Reunion

10 Years of Webster Chengdu MBA Leads to Alumni Reunion

| March 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

Alumni of the Webster-University of Electronic Science and Technology China (UESTC) MBA Program gathered 100 strong Feb. 25 for networking, lunching, playing and singing. Webster University’s home campus in St. Louis has the renowned Conservatory of Theatre Arts, but for this event it was the China MBA alumni who got to act like theatre and music […]

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Events: Webster Celebrates Chinese New Year

Events: Webster Celebrates Chinese New Year

| January 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Chinese New Year begins Jan. 23, 2012 — the Year of the Dragon by the traditional Chinese calendar — and Webster University will have several events during the week coinciding with this annual Chinese holiday. Jan. 26: Noon Cultural Event Webster’s Center for International Education will hold a celebration from noon – 2 p.m. […]

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