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Three Children Given Access to Education

Thanks to the donations made by Webster Vienna students, staff, faculty, and guests at the Oké Africa party that took place at Palais Wenkheim this summer, three children have been able to start school this fall. The donations were given to the primary school of Fongba in Lokossa, Benin by the "Stimmen Für Afrika" charity association. The children started their first classes on October 5th, 2015.

Ethics Weekend for New Students, Fall 2015

On September 4th and 5th, all new Webster Vienna students took part in the annual First Year Seminar Ethics Weekend. Students participated in role-plays, simulations, and group discussions in order to explore and understand some of today’s most challenging ethical dilemmas. 

Chess for Girls

Annual WOM Chess for Girls

Webster Vienna is proud to host the 2nd Annual WOM Chess for Girls event, June 29 - July 4, 2015.

Ten of the top young talents from around the world (from 10 different countries!) were invited based on the April 2015 Top Girls’ rating list, with the restriction that only one player per federation was allowed.

Oké Africa party

Oké Africa party

On June 16, 2015, Vienna campus students, staff, faculty, and guests were treated to a festive celebration of African culture in the Atrium of the Palais Wenkheim. The event marked the culmination of Vienna’s Project Africana, a curricular initiative running since January 2015, which has offered students a chance to learn about various aspects of African culture through coursework in 5 Africa-themed courses and frequent co-curricular activities.

Oké Africa party

With the Oké Africa party we celebrate the culmination of Webster Vienna's Project Africana general education course cluster. This party gives you the chance to experience a bit of African culture right here in Vienna.

Marshall Plan

Marshall Plan Symposium 2015 at Webster

On June 10, 2015, the annual symposium organized by the Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation, highlighting the significance of transatlantic relations in general and current issues in particular, was held for the first time at Webster Vienna Private University.

Mag. Marc Bittner began with a survey conducted in Austria, indicating that while support for increased cooperation with America is strong in certain sectors, Austrians remains skeptical about increased economic and security cooperation. The survey also revealed a trend of fear for the effects of the upcoming TTIP agreement.

Marshall Plan

Marshall Plan Symposium 2015

Transatlantic Relations and Their Significance Today

Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 4 p.m.
Webster University, Palais Wenkheim | Praterstrasse 23, 1020 Vienna

Staff & Faculty appreciation breakfast

Staff & Faculty Recognition, 2015

On May 20th, 2015, staff and faculty members gathered at Webster Vienna’s first ever Staff & Faculty appreciation breakfast.

Following this St. Louis tradition, the event consisted of several parts:
The Teacher of the Year award has been presented to Ryan Crawford, the Head of the Writing Center for the second consecutive time. The Excellence in Teaching award went to Mehdi Ali, a long-term professor from the Business and Management Department.

Der Standard - In einem Jahr zum MBA

Die Webster Vienna Private University bietet ein einjähriges MBA-Intensivstudium an.

Ivan Krastev

How Anniversaries Make History

Guest lecture by Ivan Krastev

28. April 2015, 18:00
Webster Vienna Private University

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