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Positive Psychology and Learnings About Our Mental Health During the Lockdown

Positive Psychology and Learnings About Mental Health During the Lockdown

August 11, 2020

In the past fifteen years, positive psychology and the use of positive psychology interventions have seen a surge of public interest. The western cultural narrative around taking care of one’s mental health has partly shifted from being a taboo to becoming a trendy topic. Western millennials and generation Z have to some extent freed themselves from previous generations' stigma around mental health and seeking professional help to improve well-being.

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Webster Vienna Private University is actively planning for the Fall Semester with our

Webster Vienna Flexibly Planning for Fall Semester

July 24, 2020

Webster Vienna Private University is actively planning for the Fall Semester with our "new normal" in mind! With health and safety as a top priority, we will offer HybridClass attendance options - in the classroom or online, synchronous, and asynchronous. We also offer small classes where the distance rule is observed and a safe learning environment for students is guaranteed.

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Alumnus Vienna

Webster Vienna Alumnus Kickstarts New Business 'Yoga Junkies'

July 23, 2020

Wisniewski joined Webster Vienna intending to attain his BA in Management with an Emphasis in Marketing while making new friends, exploring this beautiful city and eventually starting his own business. Yoga Junkies is a monthly subscription box filled with trendy yoga lifestyle goods from around the world. The genius of their business is its simplicity. Each month, they send their members boxes based around a particular theme: containing vegan snacks, jewelry, yoga equipment, vegan cosmetics, crystals, aromatherapy items, and spiritual growth tools.

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Webster

Webster University Values its International Students [Video]

July 20, 2020

For more than 100 years, international students have been woven into the fabric of Webster University. Listen as the Chancellor Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble, President Julian Z. Schuster and Chief Diversity Officer Vincent C. Flewellen discuss how international students are vital to strengthening our diversity, inclusivity and enrich the quality of our lives and the our education.

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Aziz Khasanov and Azamat Raemov

Uzbekistan Students Launch E-book Platform

July 16, 2020

Sophomores Aziz Khasanov and Azamat Raemov of Webster University in Tashkent have created and released the mobile app Kitobnoma, allowing people to purchase books directly from the publisher. Kitobnoma facilitates a B2C model in Uzbekistan's publishing industry, allowing readers to access books online and make purchases at a lower price point, and the profit goes directly to the publisher. Customers can get books delivered to their homes in any part of the country.

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