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Clementina Acedo, UNESCO Education Director, Named Director of Webster Geneva

Clementina Acedo, UNESCO Education Director, Named Director of Webster Geneva

| May 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Clementina Acedo, the current director of United Nation’s Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO) International Bureau of Education (IBE) in Geneva, has been named the director of Webster University’s Geneva campus. She will start her new leadership role in early August. Acedo has been in the managerial position at UNESCO for the past seven years […]

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Beech Named Interim Director at Webster Geneva

Beech Named Interim Director at Webster Geneva

| May 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Charles “Charlie” Beech, Webster University’s associate vice president for international recruitment, was named the interim director of Webster’s Geneva campus. He will take over his new duties June 1 and will oversee day-to-day operations of the campus until the new director, Clementina Acedo, arrives in early August. “Charlie is the ideal person to serve as […]

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Around Webster: Geneva profs’ EIEF grant; Stang’s STL 250 photos; Kingston’s human rights selections

Around Webster: Geneva profs’ EIEF grant; Stang’s STL 250 photos; Kingston’s human rights selections

| May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and honors for Webster University community members include: Geneva Business Professors Receive EIEF Grant Krista J. Saral and Marcello Puca, business research professors at Webster University Geneva, have been awarded a one-year grant through the Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance (EIEF). The grant helps support their joint work with Simone M. Sepe of […]

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Snapshot: Vienna Hosts English/Writing Workshop with Geneva Instructors, St. Louis Guest

Snapshot: Vienna Hosts English/Writing Workshop with Geneva Instructors, St. Louis Guest

| May 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

For the first time, English and Writing instructors from Webster Vienna and Webster Geneva gathered for collaboration at a workshop, “The Trans-disciplinary Functions of the English Programs.” Samia Geldner, department head of English at the Webster Vienna campus, organized the workshop in collaboration with Abbott Chrisman of Webster Geneva. Joining 12 instructors from Webster Vienna […]

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Media Professor Teaches Women Self Defense at Webster Geneva

Media Professor Teaches Women Self Defense at Webster Geneva

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Keith Strandberg teaches Media Communications at Webster Geneva, but this spring he’s taken on an additional course at Webster University’s campus in Switzerland: self-defense tactics for women. A black belt, Strandberg has been teaching a group of 20 Webster Geneva faculty, staff and students what works in the real world. In five highly interactive one-hour […]

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Snapshot: Health Care Management at Webster Geneva

Snapshot: Health Care Management at Webster Geneva

| April 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

With health care policy a continually hot topic in the news, people often think of its implications on the health care management industry in the United States. But did you know Webster University has been educating people in the field in Switzerland for the past 25 years? The Master in Health Care Management has been […]

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Snapshot: DBA Partnership Brings Global Doctoral Students to Webster Geneva

Snapshot: DBA Partnership Brings Global Doctoral Students to Webster Geneva

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Geneva hosted the Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM) DBA workshop from Friday, March 21- Sunday, March 24, 2014. Twenty-seven motivated doctoral students in two separate cohorts gathered in Geneva to progress their dissertations. Candidates represented the globe with participants from locations like Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Serbia and Thailand. (Last year’s cohort included participants […]

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Around Webster: Meyer Named Nat’l Park Artist in Residence; U.N. Picks Vautravers for Research; Collins a U.S. Magistrate Judge

Around Webster: Meyer Named Nat’l Park Artist in Residence; U.N. Picks Vautravers for Research; Collins a U.S. Magistrate Judge

| March 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Meyer to Record Score as Petrified Forest Artist in Residence Victoria “Tori” Meyer, assistant professor in Audio Aesthetics & Technology in the Webster University School of Communications, has been named an Artist in Residence 2014 for the Petrified Forest National Park. As part of […]

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19th Humanitarian Conference in Geneva another Success for Webster Students

19th Humanitarian Conference in Geneva another Success for Webster Students

| March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 19th annual Humanitarian Conference at Webster University Geneva drew more than 432 visitors and 33 speakers, another resounding success in a two-decades-long tradition. Nearly 15 percent of students at the Webster Geneva campus participated. Organized each year by a student committee, this year’s event had more than 60 organizing students, including volunteers from other […]

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[Video] Watch 2014 Teaching Festival Presentations, from Geneva to St. Louis

[Video] Watch 2014 Teaching Festival Presentations, from Geneva to St. Louis

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Geneva hosted Teaching Practices presentations as a part of their Research and Teaching Symposium 2014 held last week in Geneva. These presentations are part of the 2014 Teaching Festival proceedings and can be found at www.webster.edu/faculty/sotl/festival/2014/presentations.html#geneva. Watch these excellent presentations, as well as any other Teaching Festival event that you were not able […]

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