Three members of the Webster Vienna family, Franz Weber (MBA/Finance ’95), Gregor Jarisch (a soon-to-be Webster Alum) and Emilija Ilic (current Marketing graduate student) joined forces to start-up their own software development platform: EDDI.
Last month, The 1020, a programme exploring international relations from Webster Vienna Private University, had the opportunity to interview Dr. Jozef Bátora who shared his analysis of the ongoing crisis in Slovakia.
Leadership fun under the Italian sun. That was our motto for this year’s Webster LEADS Leadership retreat in Pistoia, Italy. And, though, the weather didn’t really hold up to Italian standards, it didn’t shadow the mood of our 30 LEADS students from the Geneva, Leiden and Vienna campus.
Some of you may have already noticed the beautiful artworks that are gracing the walls on the 3rd floor since a couple of weeks. Freshman Reza Noori from Iran is allowing us an insight into his world with pieces titled „Night" or „Denken“ (to think).
Webster Vienna sophomore, Patricia Haberberger is making the most of her international relations studies by securing an internship with the European Parliament in Brussels and Strasbourg. In this interview you can find out more about Patricia, details on her internship, and what advice she would pass on to other students looking to obtain a similar opportunity.
Dr. Jozef Bátora, professor in the international relations department, was recently quoted by the Washington Post regarding the situation in Slovakia. From demonstrations to resignations, the murder of a young journalist investigating government corruption has caused political unrest that has yet to resolve.
Dr. Samuel R. Schubert, Associate Director of Webster Vienna and professor in the international relations department, was interviewed by Kurier.at on current world affairs and if things really are as bad as they seem.
Read the article (in German) and listen to the podcast interview (in English) here.
Joachim Honeck, MA, lecturer in the IR department, was interviewed on WDR COSMO Radio Colonia. He talked about Austria’s new government, chancellor Sebastian Kurz, and the challenges of their nationalist policies in the domestic and European sphere.