News and Events

  • early one month after Cyclone Idai slammed into the southeast African coast, the streets of Mozambique’s busy port city of Beira are “returning to life” as the search for survivors continues throughout neighboring Zimbabwe.

    Mozambique’s Beira City ‘Returning to Life’ Needs Your Support

    Nearly one month after Cyclone Idai slammed into the southeast African coast, the streets of Mozambique’s busy port city of Beira are “returning to life” as the search for survivors continues throughout neighboring Zimbabwe. Acting proactively to this disaster, Webster Vienna’s Center for Liberal Arts organized on April 24th a Marlene Rutzendorfer’s “Keystone Seminar: City Life - Cities in Transition” course student’s attended the seminar: “Cyclone Idai and post-disaster recovery in times of climate change”. The host, Dr. Valentin Seidler, developmental economist and former representative of the Austrian Red Cross to the EU Commission in Brussels discussed how to build strategies for short-term relief and long-term development.

  • Matthew Louis White is from USA, Florida, and joined Webster Vienna Private University in 2018.

    Again Another Great Score from a Psychology Student: 96th Percentile

    In 2017, we had the privilege to announce that the student Eva Smrekar has scored in the 97th percentile of the Major Field test. This year, it's Matthew White's turn! He is also a psychology student and scored in the 96th percentile.

  • Your Brain Says Yes - Even Though Your Mouth Says No!

    Can Evaluative Conditioning Change Well-Established Attitudes Towards Popular Brands? Your Brain Says Yes Even Though Your Mouth Says No

    Shannon Bosshard¸ School of Psychology, University of Newcastle, Monika Koller, Vienna University of Economics and Business and Peter Walla, CanBeLab, Department of Psychology, Webster Vienna Private University are the authors of the study addressing the issue of whether strongly developed relationships towards brands could be modified through the use of evaluative conditioning.

  • Syrian Journalist Rania Ali Awarded with a Fulltime Scholarship at Webster Vienna

    Webster Vienna Private University proudly awarded a full-time scholarship to Ms. Rania Ali, enrolled in the International Relations Bachelors program beginning the Fall 1 term. She is one of many standout students awarded scholarships for the coming academic year, and joining a competitive international student body at Webster Vienna.

  • The (Populist) Radical Right, the Internet and European Democracies

    Read the opinion piece "The (populist) radical right, the internet, and European democracy" by Manuela Caiani.

  • Graduate Research Summit Features WVPU Student Research

    Students from all departments showcased their research at Palais Wenkheim on April 23, 2019 in the second Graduate Research Summit.

    A student-organized conference, the Graduate Research Summit provides local students the opportunity to present their research on posters or in oral presentations. A Scientific Committee consisting of faculty members at WVPU judged their abstracts and decided upon the winners.

  • Webster's Students and Alumni Took Part in an Educational Trip to Mauthausen Concentration Camp

    Webster Vienna students, study abroad students and alumni had the opportunity to take part in an educational trip to Mauthausen Concentration Camp. Situated in Upper Austria on a hill next to the Danube, the KZ stands like a warning sign and reminder of this horrific time in European, Austrian, and Jewish history.

  • Microsoft Career Lunch

    Webster Vienna’s Career and Placement Service department hosted Microsoft Lunch for more than 20 students. They had a chance to discuss with Marlies Strobl, Human Resource officer and Erdinc Dudu, Digital Advisor at the Microsoft Vienna headquarter, as well as Rafael Rodrigues Radischat, Webster alumni and current Microsoft Partner Development Intern.

  • WePsYC 2019

    Webster Vienna will be hosting for the third year in a row, the Psychology Youth Conference (WePsYC) on May 24th 2019.