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Geneva Students in ‘Innovation and the Arts’ Cluster Visit Renowned Art Basel

Geneva Students in ‘Innovation and the Arts’ Cluster Visit Renowned Art Basel

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

This month Webster University students in Geneva experienced the world’s most important modern and contemporary art fair. On Saturday, June 20, students enrolled in “Current Art” (ARHS 2200) and “Basic Digital Photography” (PHOT 1010) visited Art Basel, which brings together around 300 galleries from all over the world each year, drawing huge crowds of dealers […]

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Geneva Summer Class Learns Sustainability at ‘Nature’s Headquarters’

Geneva Summer Class Learns Sustainability at ‘Nature’s Headquarters’

| June 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

“Climate change, resources, risk mitigation: these are the issues our students will be confronting in their careers after Webster,” said Peter Carson, instructor at Webster University’s Geneva campus. He is teaching “Introduction to Sustainability Studies” this summer as part of a cluster of classes around the theme of sustainability that allows students to integrate what […]

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Webster LEADS Students at Geneva, Vienna Form Bonds, Prepare to Mentor New Students

Webster LEADS Students at Geneva, Vienna Form Bonds, Prepare to Mentor New Students

| June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last weekend, students in the Webster LEADS leadership program from the Webster University Vienna and Geneva campuses met up for what has become a hallowed annual tradition – a joint retreat in the Swiss Alps. Senior student leaders from both campuses, supported by Student Services staff, led a series of workshops, activities, sessions — some […]

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In the News: Geneva photography program in Swiss Style magazine

In the News: Geneva photography program in Swiss Style magazine

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s photography program is featured in Swiss Style with an article by Joy Corthesy, a senior Media Communications major at Webster’s Geneva campus. Coursework is based largely on building a portfolio as students work with both traditional and digital means of production. With a dark room for classic printing methods and a media lab […]

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United Nations Head Gives Webster Geneva 2015 Commencement Speech

United Nations Head Gives Webster Geneva 2015 Commencement Speech

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the centennial year of a global university in one of the world’s most international cities, Webster University Geneva welcomed the perfect guest to its commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9. Michael Møller, acting Director-General of the United Nations office in Geneva (UNOG), delivered the keynote address at the invitation of Webster Geneva director Clementina […]

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Snapshots: Bob Dotson tour hits Webster Geneva, Vienna

Snapshots: Bob Dotson tour hits Webster Geneva, Vienna

| April 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bob Dotson, the NBC News correspondent and The New York Times best-selling author, has seen firsthand the ways Webster University curriculum spans borders through a global network of excellence. The legendary storyteller visited yet another Webster campus this month when he spoke with students and faculty at Webster Vienna April 14. Earlier in April, Dotson […]

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Champions Crowned in ‘Webster’s Got Talent,’ European Football Competitions

Champions Crowned in ‘Webster’s Got Talent,’ European Football Competitions

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last weekend was a busy and competitive one for Webster Vienna, which was host to multiple events that gathered people from across Webster University’s European campuses. On the itinerary: song, football and bragging rights. On the evening of Saturday, April 18, talented students took the stage for the third annual Webster’s Got Talent European Finals […]

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Webster Geneva Alum Founds Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai

Webster Geneva Alum Founds Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

A trio of Webster University alumni is working to expand educational opportunities in Dubai. Webster Geneva alumnus Omar Danial (BA ’91, MBA ’97) and longtime donor has founded a Swiss International Scientific School (SISD) there, scheduled to open in September 2015. Recognized as one of the most successful business developers, investment managers and entrepreneurs in […]

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Geneva Faculty, Students in Partnership with International Secondary Schools

Geneva Faculty, Students in Partnership with International Secondary Schools

| February 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University faculty and students presented a workshop series on a variety of academic topics for secondary students as part of a partnership with international educational institutions in Geneva. As a result of collaboration on community service projects between the International School of Geneva, Campus des Nations and Webster University Geneva, secondary school students were […]

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Remembering Sarangerel Dorligjav and Sereeter Bat-Erdene

Remembering Sarangerel Dorligjav and Sereeter Bat-Erdene

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

A message from President Elizabeth (Beth) Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster to the Webster University community: It is with great sadness that we inform you of a tragedy in the Webster community. Webster Geneva student Sarangerel Dorligjav and former student Sereeter Bat-Erdene died in the same accident while on a private trip in Istanbul, Turkey. […]

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