Annual Student Events

August

Week 1 BBQ – The Week 1 Welcome Back BBQ, organized by the Student Government Association (SGA) takes place the week after orientation. The entire Webster community is invited to this fun-filled event with good food, music, and games.

September

ESCA Dragon Boat Races – The English Speaking Cancer Association (ESCA) dragonboat race is Webster Geneva’s main volunteering event of the year. A group of Webster student, faculty and staff travel to the Lac de Joux in the Swiss Alps to compete in dragonboat races and represent Webster at ESCA’s annual fundraising event.

October

Halloween Party – The Halloween Party is the first official party of the year, organized by the SGA. Members of the Webster Geneva community are encouraged to dress up and join the Halloween celebration taking place off-campus.

November

Global Thanksgiving – Global Thanksgiving is Webster Geneva’s signature event celebrating the multitude of cultures represented on campus. At the event, students, faculty and staff prepare traditional dishes from their countries to share with the Webster community.

Games Night - Games night is an evening of music, board games and videogames, organized by the SGA. The football enthusiasts compete in the FIFA tournament and the winner gets a prize.

January

Zermatt Ski Trip –The yearly ski trip to Zermatt is a Student Affairs organized weekend where a group of students go to Zermatt alpine resort to enjoy a weekend away. They have the opportunity to partake in various activities including skiing, snowboarding, ice skating as well as an option to visit a local spa.

February

Delegates Agenda - Delegates’ Agenda is an SGA forum in which students present to the administration the top 5 issues or areas that need improvement at Webster Geneva. The administration picks 3 of those 5 topics and holds a presentation on planned improvements.

Webster’s Got Talent Geneva – Webster’s Got Talent is a talent show and competition that takes place every year. The show normally includes performances by singers, comedians, dancers and it is open to all students on the Webster Geneva campus. The top two winners have the opportunity to compete in the finals at Webster’s Got Talent Europe.

March/April

Football Tournament – The Football tournament is a competition between football teams from various Webster Campuses in Europe. The tournament is comprised of multiple qualifying rounds in one day.

Webster’s Got Talent Europe – Webster’s Got Talent Europe is the talent show in which all European campuses send the winners of their own shows in order to compete for the number one spot.