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Building Leadership: GLA Fellows Reflect on 2013 Experience

Building Leadership: GLA Fellows Reflect on 2013 Experience

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 2013 cohort of Webster University’s Global Leadership Academy (GLA) was celebrated Oct. 25 in a ceremony and reception for 23 Academy fellows, who have spent the last year building the distributed leadership that is critical to Webster’s success. Designed by a collaborative curriculum team, the Academy was designed to provide people with the leadership […]

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Global Leadership Academy 2013 Fellows Gather in Geneva

Global Leadership Academy 2013 Fellows Gather in Geneva

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The second weeklong meeting of the 2013 Global Leadership Academy (GLA) began this week in Geneva. The 23 members of the GLA represent faculty and staff from all over the Webster world. This weeklong session focuses on leading in an international organization, and started with a tour of the Geneva campus, interaction with a panel […]

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2013 Cohort of Global Leadership Academy Selected

2013 Cohort of Global Leadership Academy Selected

| December 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

With just one more monthly meeting in December, the 2012 Global Leadership Academy cohort will complete its year-long leadership development program. The cohort devoted most of its November meeting to reviewing the GLA curriculum from the past year and providing valuable feedback on how to improve the sessions and how to best organize them for […]

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Global Leadership Academy Continues: 2013 Applications Due Soon

Global Leadership Academy Continues: 2013 Applications Due Soon

| September 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 2012 Global Leadership Academy (GLA) cohort met Friday at Webster’s Old Post Office location in downtown St. Louis to explore customer service, problem solving and decision making. This session, organized by Nicole Roach, director of the Downtown St. Louis campus location, and Craig Miller, project manager in the department of facilities planning and management, […]

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Global Leadership Academy: Apply by Oct. 1

Global Leadership Academy: Apply by Oct. 1

| August 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

In last week’s Fall Convocation remarks, Webster University President Beth Stroble reiterated how investing in human resources is a key part of the University’s strategic plan and is one of six components in the strategic framework prism. The Global Leadership Academy (GLA) is a prime example of this investment. Launched during the 2011-12 academic year, […]

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Col. Joseph Sanders visits Webster as Global Leadership Academy development underway

Col. Joseph Sanders visits Webster as Global Leadership Academy development underway

| November 10, 2010 | 1 Comment

Yesterday Colonel Joseph Sanders, director of the Center for Character and Leadership Development at the U.S. Air Force Academy, visited Webster University’s home campus. Arthur Schwartz, senior scholar at the Center, accompanied Col. Sanders. As Webster University develops the curriculum for the Global Leadership Academy, input from respected leaders in the field such as Sanders […]

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