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Global Leadership Academy in Vienna: Finance, hackathon, IR program-in-depth, leadership profiles

Global Leadership Academy in Vienna: Finance, hackathon, IR program-in-depth, leadership profiles

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

A very busy week in Vienna continues for 2015 fellows of Webster University’s Global Leadership Academy. Over breakfast on Tuesday, the fellows met with Greg Gunderson, vice president and chief financial officer, who has been leading the cohort through a financial simulation this year. He led a discussion of why each team made the decisions […]

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Global Leadership Academy Opens June 2015 Session with Webster Vienna Tour, Symposium, Student Panel

Global Leadership Academy Opens June 2015 Session with Webster Vienna Tour, Symposium, Student Panel

| June 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Global Leadership Academy’s 2015 cohort began their June session in Vienna on a Sunday afternoon with a tour of the new Webster Vienna campus at Palais Wenkheim, followed by a symposium and student panel on Monday. Arthur Hirsh, campus director, led the fellows through the beautiful facility ending in the atrium where they were […]

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GLA Explores Leadership and Webster Network Connections in Day 4

GLA Explores Leadership and Webster Network Connections in Day 4

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

After spending the first three days of their first weeklong gathering exploring the nature of leadership and the ins and outs of the Webster University network, the 2015 cohort of the Global Leadership Academy spent Day 4 examining how those leadership concepts and the network itself are in action at Webster University. Jeff Haldeman, associate […]

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GLA Fellows Gain Overview of Webster Worldwide Network on Day 3

GLA Fellows Gain Overview of Webster Worldwide Network on Day 3

| March 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

The third day of this week’s gathering of the Global Leadership Academy 2015 cohort included operational and strategic overviews of academics, finance, marketing and branding, and advancement. Hellerud: Understanding Webster’s Worldwide Network Vice Provost Nancy Hellerud, a 2012 GLA fellow, joined this year’s cohort for their morning session, providing an overview of the Webster network […]

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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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Global Leadership Academy 2015 Opens: ‘Be bold, be brave’

Global Leadership Academy 2015 Opens: ‘Be bold, be brave’

| March 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 2015 cohort of Global Leadership Academy (GLA) fellows were welcomed to St. Louis Monday for their first week of the Academy by President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster. The president and provost led morning sessions revolving around Webster’s “Strategic Future in Today’s Higher Education Landscape.” The leaders explained the history and […]

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Will Carpenter on the Role of Chemical Industry in Chemical Weapons Treaty

Will Carpenter on the Role of Chemical Industry in Chemical Weapons Treaty

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University donor and Global Leadership Academy advisory board member will sign copies of his book after his upcoming lecture, “The Significant Role Played by the Chemical Industry in the Realization of the Chemical Weapons Treaty,” Tuesday, March 3, at the St. Louis Science Center. The Webster University community is invited to this event. Please […]

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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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Global Leadership Academy Application Period Open; Informational Sessions Aug. 19-20

Global Leadership Academy Application Period Open; Informational Sessions Aug. 19-20

| August 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Launched during the 2011-12 academic year, the Global Leadership Academy 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 by side as they explore leadership and learn the value of leading from wherever they are in the University. […]

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Global Leadership Academy 2014 Cohort Announced: ‘Dramatic, Energizing’ Experience to Follow

Global Leadership Academy 2014 Cohort Announced: ‘Dramatic, Energizing’ Experience to Follow

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

Yesterday in Webster Today, several members of the 2013 cohort of Webster University’s Global Leadership Academy (GLA) shared thoughts on their transformational experience. Today we share a few more as the Global Leadership Academy proudly announces the members of its 2014 cohort (see below). What can these new Academy fellows expect? “The GLA experience allows […]

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