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  • Leading expert on China and Asia, David Shambaugh, at WVPU from November 19-24

    Leading expert on China and Asia, David Shambaugh, at WVPU from November 19-24

    Professor and expert on contemporary China and Asian Studies, David Shambaugh, will be visiting Webster Vienna Private University from the 19th of November until the 24th.

  • Johannes Jaeger, Scientist and Natural Philosopher to Host a Series of Lectures and Workshops at Webster Vienna

    Funded by the Dr. Elizabeth Chopin Visiting Professorship, the Center for Liberal Arts will have the pleasure of hosting Johannes Jaeger, scientist, and natural philosopher, from September 23 to September 27.   

  • Influential Political Scientist, Professor Iver B. Neumann, Joining the IR Department and WVPU Campus from September 9th to the 13th

    Top Norwegian political scientist and social anthropologist, Iver B. Neumann, returns to Webster Vienna Private University this fall for a series of private and public lectures focused on trending international relations topics.

  • WVPU Class of 2023

    Welcome, Fall 2019 New Students!

    Although it is still summer outside, here at Webster the Fall Semester has already begun. This past week, we had the pleasure of welcoming 89 new students and 19 Study Abroad students into the Webster Vienna community. Our new Gorloks come from 28 different countries, highlighting the diversity and international spirit of our campus.  

  • The sixth annual Mobile Journalism Workshop took place this July 2019 in Anif as part of the Anifer Journalismustage, which is organized by Webster Vienna Private University in cooperation with the Kuratorium für Journalistenausbildung (KfJ).

    A Reflection on the 2019 Mobile Journalism Workshop in Anif, Salzburg

    The sixth annual Mobile Journalism Workshop took place this July 2019 in Anif as part of the Anifer Journalismustage, which is organized by Webster Vienna Private University in cooperation with the Kuratorium für Journalistenausbildung (KfJ). Fifteen young professionals and media communication students, some of them - Webster Vienna students, had the unique opportunity to travel to Anif for the weekend to learn from one of the leading experts of mobile journalism, Glen Mulcahy, founder of Mojofest Ltd, the company behind Mojofest and Titanium Media, a media training and consultancy firm which specializes in mobile journalism and social video storytelling. Glen introduced various mobile journalism or mojo tools to the participants in order to foster an objective and independent stance to journalism in Europe and further afield.

  • Webster Vienna Private University Received AQ Austria Accreditation for Strategic Communication Bachelor’s Program

    Webster Vienna Private University’s newly launched Strategic Communication Bachelor’s program received accreditation from the Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria (AQ Austria) in July 2019. 

    This confirms the university's legal status and is a guarantee of quality and adherence to strict governmental and international standards. The results of WVPU’s accreditation process may be found here.

  • Contextual and Conversational Determinants of Facial Behavior

    “Brett M. Kavanaugh, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. This is a screenshot taken during the opening statement made during the sexual assault hearing, on September 27, 2018. The video was produced by C-SPAN.”

    Interpersonal communication is a complex process that involves the production and perception of social signals using different expressive modalities (auditory, visual, etc.). Investigating the relationships between different production modalities is essential to understand the subtleties of efficient communication.

  • Ms. Katharina Vodrazka, MBA with supervisor Dr. Maria Madlberger

    Summer Defense Presentations in Business & Management

    Business students present their research and celebrate the culmination of their studies.

  • Art Exhibition: The Magic of Non Sequiturs

    Georg Frauenschuh

    Opening reception: Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 7 p.m.
    Introduction: Andreas Spiegl
     
    Exhibition from April 9 through May 30, 2014
    Open Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
    Thomas K. Lang Gallery at Webster University
     
    Artist‘s homepage:  www.georgfrauenschuh.com
     

  • Writing Center Workshop: Stop run-on sentences now! A lesson on comma splices

    Our specialized weekly themed sessions will also be announced in the Bulletin and on our Facebook page. As always, it's just as easy as signing up on the door of Room 205!
     

  • Guest Lecture: Finance Expert Joel Stern

    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.

    Free Public Lecture:

  • New Student Orientation - Undergraduate Students

    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.

    Fall 1 (August)  NSO schedule

  • New Student Orientation - Graduate Students

  • The Psych Club meeting and election

    Dear Students!
     
    All of our Psych Club officers graduated last year. The offices up for election are: President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer.

    The Psych Club meeting and election will be held on:

    Wednesday, September 10 from 1:15 pm to 2 pm
    Room: 5.2

     

  • Alumni Get-Together

    Come and join the first alumni get-together of the academic year! This time, the Vienna Chapter of the Webster University Alumni Association is meeting in Webster's new neighborhood.

    When: Tuesday, September 23, 2014, 7.00 pm
    Where: Café Ansari, Praterstraße 15, 1020 Vienna

    If you would also like to join us for a quick tour of our new campus, Palais Wenkheim, beforehand, please find us:

  • Inaugural Lecture Dr. Elina Brutschin

    Computer Simulations in International Relations

    Dr. Elina Brutschin, latest addition to the Webster International Relations Department Research Faculty, will present a core field of her extensive research activities. She recently presented the findings of using a methodology of computer simulations with regard to EU decision making at the ECPR (European Consortium for Political Research) Conference held at the University of Glasgow, September 3-6, 2014. Dr. Brutschin on her inaugural lecture: