Tag: Webster University Vienna campus

In the News: Schubert on ISIS; Hellinger on Venezuela; Rhiney on A-B; Lauten/Carrio in STLMag

In the News: Schubert on ISIS; Hellinger on Venezuela; Rhiney on A-B; Lauten/Carrio in STLMag

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Vienna’s Schubert Discusses ISIS Cultural Destruction on Austrian National Radio Samuel Schubert, international relations faculty member at the Vienna campus, appeared on a nationwide broadcast of national radio station FM4’s “Reality Check” Feb. 27, discussing the recent made-for-film destruction of cultural heritage by ISIS. The […]

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Vienna’s Webster’s Got Talent Winners ‘Waltz’ to 2015 Finals

Vienna’s Webster’s Got Talent Winners ‘Waltz’ to 2015 Finals

| February 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Vienna’s B72 nightclub was the site for competitors in the Webster University Vienna campus edition of Webster’s Got Talent 2015 on Feb. 19, where the two winners danced their way to the finals. Hungarian dancer Kristof McFerren and Beninese dancer Fleur Audrey Kodjo will go on to represent the Vienna campus in the final Webster’s Got Talent […]

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Vienna Centennial Lecture: Good Corporate Practice and Investigating Misdeeds

Vienna Centennial Lecture: Good Corporate Practice and Investigating Misdeeds

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster Vienna campus welcomed Hon. Eugene Sullivan, former Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals, for a Centennial Lecture, “Investigating Alleged Misdeeds: Good Corporate Practice” on Thursday, Jan. 29. Sullivan’s visit was part of the series of events celebrating Webster University’s Centennial anniversary at campuses around the globe. Sullivan enthralled the audience with […]

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Tycoons, Oligarchs and Conglomerates: Vienna hosts OSCE speaker on media plurality

Tycoons, Oligarchs and Conglomerates: Vienna hosts OSCE speaker on media plurality

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Vienna campus welcomed Dunja Mijatović, representative on Freedom of the Media at the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), for a talk on the issue of media plurality. As a representative for the OSCE since 2010 and one of the founders of the Communications Regulatory Agency of Bosnia Herzegovina, Mijatović shared […]

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Teaching Festival Preview: Showcasing Video Classrooms Feb. 19

Teaching Festival Preview: Showcasing Video Classrooms Feb. 19

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

You may have heard about Webster’s new “video classrooms” providing the opportunity to connect students on a growing list of campuses. This year’s Teaching Festival, which runs Feb. 16-20, can help show you how to take advantage of this technology. In the “Showcasing Video Classrooms” session on Feb. 19 at 10 a.m., a panel of […]

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Webster Part of First-Ever Vienna Science Ball, TV Coverage

Webster Part of First-Ever Vienna Science Ball, TV Coverage

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students, staff, faculty and leaders from the Vienna campus took part in the city of Vienna’s first-ever Vienna Science Ball (Wiener Ball der Wissenschaften) last weekend, which added an academic flavor to the historic city’s carnival season. Vienna’s famous Rathaus (city hall) was transformed into a festive venue for the city’s science and research community. […]

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Snapshots: Vienna Freshmen Ethics Workshop Weekend

Snapshots: Vienna Freshmen Ethics Workshop Weekend

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Vienna campus held its highly anticipated annual Freshmen Ethics Weekend Workshop Jan 23-24, gathering students for role play, simulations, group discussions and project work around the topic of “Dilemmas Facing the Intellectual Community.” Throughout the weekend, students explore relevant ethical dilemmas they will face as they develop as new university students and working […]

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In the News: Ghana, Akande in Diverse Issues; Löwstedt on Austria Public Radio

In the News: Ghana, Akande in Diverse Issues; Löwstedt on Austria Public Radio

| February 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Löwstedt Discusses Palestine on Austria Public Radio Anthony Löwstedt in the Media Communications Department at Webster Vienna chaired two sessions at “State Formation in Palestine: An Assessment and the Way Forward,” a conference held at the Diplomatic Academy, Vienna, Jan. 26. The conference was organized […]

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Snapshots: Vienna Hosts Bhutan’s Tho Ha Vinh on ‘Gross National Happiness’

Snapshots: Vienna Hosts Bhutan’s Tho Ha Vinh on ‘Gross National Happiness’

| January 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster Vienna welcomed to campus Tho Ha Vinh, the program director of the Gross National Happiness (GNH) Centre in Bhutan, to give an overview of the concept of GNH. His talk on Jan. 22 drew about 60 people to hear about the implementation of this alternative paradigm for economic development in the Kingdom of Bhutan, […]

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Snapshot: Ehrhart ’87 dispels consulting myths in career talk with Vienna students

Snapshot: Ehrhart ’87 dispels consulting myths in career talk with Vienna students

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Before the winter break, the Vienna campus welcomed back Webster University alumnus Georg Ehrhart ’87 to speak with current students on the topic, “Demystifying Consulting.” Ehrhart gave an overview of the many different fields of consulting and tried to dispel the common myths associated with the business. Ehrhart addressed many of these myths as he […]

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