Commencement 2011: Seeking Knowledge
"Learning is not a destination. It's a lifelong journey," Dean Benjamin Ola. Akande told the Class of 2011 at Webster University's commencement Saturday. Urging graduates to update their "status" on Facebook with "Off to explore" and urging graduates not to limit their life's goal to the 140 – 160 characters on Twitter or in a text, the dean offered his own special tweet for the occasion. Read it and Relive Commencement 2011.
IBM chief named 2011 CEO of the Year
What I have learned from Ambassador George Herbert Walker (Walker School of Business & Technology) is that we as business leaders must be devoted to service," says IBM Chairman, president and CEO Sam Palmisano. "We must leave our companies, our societies and our world better than we found them." On April 28, 2011 Mr. Palmisano celebrated his company's centennial at Webster University and
we celebrated Mr. Palmisano as Webster's 2011 CEO of the Year. Read about Mr. Palmisano in Notabene 2011.
WSBT's human brick and mortar
Some publications list accomplishments. Some promote products. Our NotaBene 2011 is a blueprint showcasing not only the new building being constructed to house the Walker School of Business but also the human brick and mortar behind our school. Read how we're building our future.