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Search Committee Named for Next Vienna Director

Search Committee Named for Next Vienna Director

| December 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Office of the Provost is pleased to announce that the search committee for the position of Director of Webster University Vienna has been named. The search committee, with representatives from the Vienna, Geneva and St. Louis campuses, has begun its work.  The advertisement for the position will be posted in early January, and the […]

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Around Webster: Hirsh’s Cold War keynote; Fehrest-Avanloo’s Goethe scholarship; Johnson Cano live album

Around Webster: Hirsh’s Cold War keynote; Fehrest-Avanloo’s Goethe scholarship; Johnson Cano live album

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent accolades and professional accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Hirsh Delivers ICD Keynote on End of Cold War, Berlin Wall, 25 Years Later Webster Vienna director Arthur Hirsh gave the keynote speech in Berlin at the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy’s Annual Conference entitled, “A World without Walls.” The conference marked the historic occasion […]

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Snapshot: Vienna LEADS Students at United Nations Women’s Guild Bazaar

Snapshot: Vienna LEADS Students at United Nations Women’s Guild Bazaar

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster students were out in force for a good cause at the end of November. A dozen blue-and-yellow clad students volunteered at the annual United Nations Women’s Guild Bazaar to help raise funds for children’s charities around the world. Volunteers helped out selling gift items, tombola tickets, prizes and at the cloakroom – though they […]

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After 15 Years, Hirsh to Step Down as Vienna Director in 2015

After 15 Years, Hirsh to Step Down as Vienna Director in 2015

| December 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Arthur Hirsh, director of Webster University’s Vienna campus for the past 15 years, will step down from the director position at the end of June. During his tenure, enrollment nearly doubled in Vienna, Webster achieved accreditation from Austria, and the campus was relocated to a strategically better location. “Being director of Webster Vienna has been […]

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Vienna Adjunct Faculty Member in Middle East with CTBTO

Vienna Adjunct Faculty Member in Middle East with CTBTO

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University adjunct faculty member Phil Moran is currently in the Middle East documenting efforts to uncover a possible nuclear weapons test. Moran and his team are working with the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) to cover the Integrated Field Exercise, IFE14. IFE14 is the biggest and most comprehensive weapons of mass destruction exercise of […]

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Webster Vienna Model UN: Diverse student body organizes international event

Webster Vienna Model UN: Diverse student body organizes international event

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster Vienna Private University hosted its first Model United Nations conference, WebMUN, Oct. 18-21 providing students  opportunities to organize a major event, model the roles of political, diplomatic, business and non-governmental leaders in international relations, and cover it all from a global news media point of view. The conference was months in the making, created […]

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Webster Vienna Mentoring Program Kicks Off with 15 Matches

Webster Vienna Mentoring Program Kicks Off with 15 Matches

| November 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Vienna Chapter of the Webster Alumni Association and the Career Development Center at Webster Vienna Private University successfully kicked off the Mentoring Program in Vienna at ACCELOR, a renowned Viennese executive coaching and training company that served as the program’s corporate partner and host. Arthur Hirsh, director of Webster Vienna Private University, and Stefano […]

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Snapshot: Webster Vienna Scholars take in TedxVienna, ‘Brave New Space’

Snapshot: Webster Vienna Scholars take in TedxVienna, ‘Brave New Space’

| November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Nov. 1, Webster Scholars at Webster Vienna joined Scholars Program coordinator Dorothy Kopel, Webster Scholars seminar professor Seth Wiener, and scholarship coordinator Katherine Price Beuchert for TedxVienna at the Volkstheather in the 7th district. The Webster Scholars group was among the 1000 participants at the day-long event, which hosted 20 international and local speakers […]

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[Video] Webster Vienna Relocation in Austrian Media

[Video] Webster Vienna Relocation in Austrian Media

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The grand opening for the relocation of Webster Vienna to the Palais Wenkheim drew Austrian media coverage: The newspaper Kurier focused on the academic programs and services available to students in the new location, and the reasons students come from 70 different countries to study at the campus, known in Austria officially as Webster Vienna […]

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Grand Opening Signifies New Era for Serving Students in Vienna

Grand Opening Signifies New Era for Serving Students in Vienna

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Music, lights and reflections on a university’s role in a community highlighted a festive night as Webster University celebrated the formal grand opening for the relocation of Webster Vienna Private University to the Palais Wenkheim. Though Webster University has been in Vienna since 1981, the campus had outgrown the space it occupied for the past […]

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