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Webster's Got Talent, the annual talent show, was in full swing on Friday, February 21 at Ateliertheater (Burggasse 71, 1070 Vienna).
The evening began with a wonderful "magic" show by LEADS students Alessandro Pittiglio, Christof Wegiel and Mike Pliatsun. The Student Government Association's Events Officers, Dmitry Sten and Maria Skvoznova, hosted the event and interviewed each performer, providing light entertainment to keep the event running smoothly.
On January 8, the Student Resource Center (SRC) kicked off the New Year by hosting Orientation for new students who started their studies in 2020 at Webster Vienna Private University and study abroad students in Vienna this Spring semester.
The SRC and student volunteers welcomed more than 40 students from 14 different countries to Palais Wenkheim. 24 students alone were study abroad students, which was one of the largest study abroad class that Webster Vienna has hosted in recent years.
The Webster Vienna LEADS program is in the Christmas Spirit! After presenting the LEADS Fall 2019 semester project, students took some time out of their busy studying schedule to build gingerbread houses together. Teams of 3 or 4 had to figure out how to construct the houses, decide together on how to decorate it, and make sure it was stable enough to transport.
The Cake Tree, a local bakery in the second district, provided all materials and great support and advice through the evening.
On Halloween, students celebrated the American holiday by going to three haunted houses together. The Student Resource Center sponsored the event, and all faced their fears of zombies, clowns, and interesting oddities.
Students then went on to enjoy the Student Government Association's annual Halloween Party.
Webster Vienna Private University welcomed the Fall II 2019 students in style at its New Student Orientation on Wednesday, October 23.
Students from around the world came to Palais Wenkheim to learn all the tools, tips and tricks they need to succeed while at Webster Vienna.
Through exploring campus in the Orientation Scavenger Hunt and workshops geared towards preparing them for their university experience, students gained a deeper understanding of their degree programs, the resources available on campus, and their colleauges.
Update: due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Graduate Research Summit is cancelled.
Webster Vienna Private University is proud to host its second annual Graduate Research Summit, a conference that aims to provide graduate students, undergraduate students, and alumni an avenue through which they can present their research either in oral form or by poster presentations.
Our Webster Vienna Head of the International Relations Department, Dr. Franco Algieri is talking about the effects of the "COVID19 on the economy", for "Eco" and "Eco Spezial" on ORF. The interview starts at 26 minutes 30 seconds. Click on the photo to watch it!
As a student from Bulgaria, Dilyana Pavlova lights up when discussing her choice to pursue her studies abroad in beautiful Vienna. A second-year student of Business Administration shares her experience of studying at an American university in the heart of Europe, and her everyday life as a student at the Webster Vienna Private University.
The interview with our, Webster Vienna student, Diliyana Pavlova, was published in the latest STA Magazine edition.
Brexit! When, How? All important questions concerning Brexit are still unclear.
Which Brexit variant is the most likely from a current perspective?
Check and comment the discussion held at the Ö1 radio talk show with Prof. Dr. Johannes Pollak, director of the Webster Vienna Private University, as well as Cornelia Primosch, ORF London; Dieter Reinisch, Experta at the University of Vienna, and Gregor Schusterschitz, Ambassador - Austrian delegation to the Brexit negotiations.
Dr. Franco Algieri, WVPU International Relations Department Head, has recently been interviewed by Austrian military magazine “Militär Aktuell.” The China expert talked about the economic and political background of China’s “Belt and Road Initiative” (BRI) and their new military assuredness.
In his article „Eine europäische Armee – mehr als Zukunftsmusik?“, in the Austrian newspaper Die Presse (Saturday 24 November 2018), Franco Algieri analyzes the recent calls for a true European army by French president Emmanuel Macron and German chancellor Angela Merkel.