Dr. Elina Brutschin of the International Relations Department published her book EU Gas Security Architecture - The Role of the Commission’s Entrepreneurship through Palgrave Macmillan in February 2017.
“Textbooks used to say that project success is to finish the project on time, within budget and with defined quality. This is no longer the case. Today focus is on creating benefits. The project should bring value to their initiators, their stakeholders, and maybe to the society. However, it is not easy, when planning the project, to see all possible opportunities.”
Friday’s Webster’s Got Talent Vienna show was bursting with energy! The show started off with a bang, as guest performer and winner of the 2016 Webster’s Got Talent, Alex Haubenburger, sang an upbeat song for the audience.
On February 15th, the smell of fresh pancakes whirled in the atrium's air as student volunteers sold pancakes for a great cause. 100% of 300 euros raised will be donated to the Jungendcollege in Vienna, a school for refugees.
V-Day Webster Vienna Private University 2017 presents a benefit reading of A MEMORY, A MONOLOGUE, A RANT AND A PRAYER: Writings to Stop Violence Against Women and Girls. The reading will take place on Friday, February 24 at 6pm and Saturday, February 25 at 2pm and will take place in the atrium of Palais Wenkheim
Webster Vienna, through the Elizabeth Chopin Visiting Professorship Grant, and in partnership with Lauder Business School, will have the privilege to host Professor Joel M. Stern’s course: “The Theory and Policy of Modern Finance” this Spring. A pioneer and leading advocate of the concept of managing for shareholder value, Prof. Stern has published and co-authored several acclaimed books on financial economics and is founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Stern Stewart & Co.
The New Student Orientation is mandatory for new students and a great opportunity to meet one’s peers new to Webster and familiarize oneself with the American university system, meet and make an appointment with the academic advisor, learn more about Vienna and all it has to offer to degree seeking students, discuss cultural differences and culture shock, and last but not least get acquainted with the Webster Vienna campus and its various services, staff and faculty.
Article on a current Bachelor Thesis research of Caroline Gatter, a Webster Vienna student, and Kathleen Hodkinson, Assistant Professor at Webster Vienna Private University, on the differences between Tinder versus online dating agencies.
Webster Vienna Private University will offer a new cybersecurity certificate, starting August 2016. Webster University is the first university in Austria offering a cybersecurity program in the context of a business & management education.
Spielerische Lernmethoden können den universitären Unterricht berreichern, sagen Experten der Webster University - die Hochschulen dürften sie zumeist aber noch zögerlich einsetzen. Besondere Skepsis herrscht offenbar gegenüber Onlinegames.
Peter Walla, Deptartment Head Psychology der Webster Vienna Private University, verwendet eine völlig neue Mafo-Methode zur Erforschung des Konsumverhaltens und damit zur nachhaltigen Produktentwicklung.
Interview mit dem Politikwissenschafter und Nahost-Spezialisten Isalm Quasem, Department Head International Relations an der Webster University Leiden, über die Massenhinrichtungen in der Golfmonarchie, den Konflikt mit dem Iran und das Desinteresse beider Länder an einer Eskalation.