April 2014

Media Trends 2014

On behalf of Webster University Geneva, it is our pleasure to invite you to Media Trends 2014: “Media and Privacy Invasion." The conference will take place at Webster University in Geneva, Switzerland from April 3 to April 4 with contributions from Webster Vienna students and faculty. Guests have the option of registering for the following workshops and conference events:

Date: 
Thu, 2014-04-03 - Fri, 2014-04-04

The key to your essay: a clear structure and effective thesis statement

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!

Date: 
Thu, 2014-04-03 16:00 - 17:00

Art Exhibition: The Magic of Non Sequiturs

Georg Frauenschuh

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
 

Date: 
Tue, 2014-04-08 - Fri, 2014-05-30

Webinar by Wolff: How the Economic Crisis Reshapes Europe

Richard D. Wolff, Professor of Economics Emeritus at the University of Massachusetts will be at Webster this week as part of the Global Leader in Residence Program.  On Wednesday morning (9/4/14) at 9am CST he is giving a talk here in St. Louis; the timing was set to allow the event to be livestreamed for worldwide participation.  His talk is called  "How the Economic Crisis Reshapes Europe" and can be accessed live at webster.edu/live.   With the time difference, the talk will start at 16:00 in Vienna.

Date: 
Wed, 2014-04-09 16:00

H.E Lorkowski to discuss Transatlantic Free Trade Area

Webster University / Austro-American Society Distinguished Speakers Series

The Austro-American Society & Webster University have the pleasure to invite you to the 6th Annual Webster University / Austro-American Society Distinguished Speakers Series:

Date: 
Wed, 2014-04-09 18:30 - 20:00

Writing Center Workshop: "Can you repeat what I just said?"-- Great Ways of Paraphrasing

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!

Date: 
Thu, 2014-04-10 16:00 - 17:00

Webster Marathon Team running in VCM

Come cheer on our Webster Marathon Team this Sunday, April 13th as they run in the 31st Vienna City Marathon! Our runners will be participating in both the Half Marathon and the Relay.

Afterwards, join us to celebrate at Café Landtmann at Universitätsring 4. We will enjoy coffee and cake as we congratulate the runners on their hard work and success. A table will be reserved for 1pm. "Non Runners" are welcome!

Date: 
Sun, 2014-04-13 09:00 - 15:00

Jumpstart your UN Career!

Join the Information Session tomorrow about the Regional Academy on the United Nations.

Webster University is a partner in the Regional Academy of the United Nations, an unique program where participants attend lectures with UN experts and practionners, conduct research in chosen topics in international human rights, international security, and international development, and travel an learn in three countries in Central Europe.

Date: 
Tue, 2014-04-15 13:30

Writing Center Workshop: Texting ≠ Academic Prose: Getting rid of sentence fragments

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!
 

Date: 
Thu, 2014-04-17 16:00 - 17:00

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!
 

Date: 
Thu, 2014-04-24 16:00 - 17:00

Guest Lecture: Finance Expert Joel Stern

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.

Date: 
Wed, 2014-04-30 18:30 - 21:00