Reaching out

Reaching out

The time to disrupt hunger is now!

Right before summer, our SIMCies organized a keynote with the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate – the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to discuss Product Management for Social Impact with lessons from disrupting hunger....
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AIESEC – What’s the deal with this unpronounceable student organization?

AIESEC pronounced “eye-sek” is the largest youth-run non-profit organization in the world facilitating cross-cultural internships and volunteer opportunities for students. As a member of the Local Committee at WU, let me tell you about what...
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Bringing WU’s research to the public

The findings of WU’s studies deserve to be heard and read about. But who has the time to find and read about them in specialist journals and research databases? Here’s where WU’s research communication team...
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Spotlight on Max Hollein

Who is Max Hollein? The director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art (Met) in New York was named WU Manager of the Year in 2020. We asked the successful WU graduate how his career began...
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"We want to improve your daily life as a student!"

What would you think of an app that has different functions and features that improve your everyday life as a student at WU? This was exactly the goal for ten teams of students who worked on ideas during the DigiEduHack to develop...
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"For me, one of the biggest highlights is, when the students succeed."

Sabrina Kirrane is our October Researcher of the Month. In her research, she is working on fixing issues like data misuse and misinformation on the internet and trying to make the web of the future...
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Let's make Campus WU a little greener!

Do you already bring your own reusable food box, coffee-to-go cups, and cutlery when eating on WU campus? Not yet? The time is now: Start now and make WU and the world a little greener...
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Good news for fall: “WU matters. WU talks.” is back!

The spring 2020 lockdown not only affected teaching at WU but also our WU matters. WU talks. series. In this series of weekly events, we discuss the key topics of our time and exchange ideas...
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Language is the key

WU has been offering German courses for refugees since 2015. These courses are available to people who have already obtained academic qualifications in their home country and are interested in continuing their studies in Austria....
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"Are you sure you want to publish this?... Really?"

Gregor Kastner is WU researcher of the month 06/20 and currently working on a project funded by the FWF Austrian Science Fund with the goal of allowing large amounts of data to be analyzed faster...
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WU helps – and you can help too!

In these challenging times overshadowed by the corona crisis, WU wants to give back to society and has therefore launched the WU Helps program to support students in need. By purchasing our WU-branded face masks,...
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