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Illuminate the Holidays: Webster Toys for Tots drive collects 1,200 items for children

Illuminate the Holidays: Webster Toys for Tots drive collects 1,200 items for children

Webster University collected more than 1,200 toys during the 2015 Toys for Tots drive from Nov. 15-Dec. 15. The University partnered with local Marine Corps Reserve units who coordinate the donation of gifts to less fortunate children throughout the community. Toys for Tots collection areas were established in Webster University’s campuses in North America, Europe, […]

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East Academic Building Earns ‘Award of Excellence’ from Webster Groves

East Academic Building Earns ‘Award of Excellence’ from Webster Groves

The East Academic Building earned a Webster Groves “Award of Excellence” this month for its architecture. This is the latest in a series of honors bestowed upon the building, which opened in March 2012. The annual awards are sponsored by the City of Webster Groves, select boards and commissions, and the Webster Groves Historical Society. […]

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President Stroble Receives Diversity Visionary Award

President Stroble Receives Diversity Visionary Award

Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble received the Diversity Visionary Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine in this month’s issue. This award honors individuals who have made significant past and present contributions to diversity in higher education. Honorees are nominated by colleagues and are selected by INSIGHT staff. “President Stroble has made it a […]

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International & U.S. Campuses

Dean’s Award for Service Recipients Named for Fall 2 2014

Dean’s Award for Service Recipients Named for Fall 2 2014

Four students have been selected to receive the Dean’s Award for Service for Fall 2. The award recipients are: Marissa Diekhoff, Shelby Wratchford, Lucas Amorelli Kornexl, and Ivee Sanasinh. To be considered for the Dean’s Award one must be nominated by a member of the Webster University community for performing a valuable service. The term […]

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Gardner-Webb University Joins WINS

Gardner-Webb University Joins WINS

Gardner-Webb University has formally affiliated with Webster University by joining the Webster International Network of Schools (WINS) consortium. Webster has around 35 WINS affiliates, and the list continues to grow. By joining the WINS consortium, Gardner-Webb University expands the study abroad opportunities it provides its students. Gardner-Webb students may study at any of Webster University’s […]

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Webster Thailand Digital Magazine Leads to Adobe Invite for Communications Faculty

Webster Thailand Digital Magazine Leads to Adobe Invite for Communications Faculty

The work of Webster University students and faculty using Adobe Digital Publishing, an industry standard in the evolution from print to various digital and mobile platforms, has caught the attention of the company itself. Thomas Groves and Victor Sujaritpinij, School of Communications lecturers at Webster University Thailand, recently attended the Adobe Digital Publishing Summit 2014 […]

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Webster Events

International Student Orientation Jan. 5, 9, Welcomes Global Gorloks for Spring I

International Student Orientation Jan. 5, 9, Welcomes Global Gorloks for Spring I

The Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) has been working hard to prepare for the upcoming arrival of new international students on campus. This spring we are expecting new students to arrive from China, Czech Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, India, Israel, Japan, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Ukraine, and […]

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Trivia Night Jan. 17: ‘Road Trip to LA’ for Conservatory Class of ’15

Trivia Night Jan. 17: ‘Road Trip to LA’ for Conservatory Class of ’15

The Webster University Conservatory of Theatre Arts Class of 2015 is hosting a trivia night Jan. 17 to benefit the Class of 2015 and their showcase trip to Los Angeles. Come join them for an evening of entertainment, laughs and good company in support of these Webster seniors. The trivia night will take place in […]

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CMS ‘Music Today’ Dec. 12: Glass bottles, student-created music, and Alarm Will Sound

CMS ‘Music Today’ Dec. 12: Glass bottles, student-created music, and Alarm Will Sound

The Community Music School of Webster University’s newest program, Music Today!, will present their first concert on Friday, Dec. 12, at 7:30 p.m.  The concert will feature CMS students performing alone and side-by-side members of Alarm Will Sound, in an intimate setting with the audience seated on stage. Experience music that allows students to select […]

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Campus Snapshots

[Video] A Look Back at 2014

[Video] A Look Back at 2014

With the fall term and 2014 coming to an end, here is a quick look back at some of the year’s beautiful smiles, inspiring speakers and unforgettable moments that characterize Webster University. You can share the video through this link on YouTube or via this post on Facebook.

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Illuminate the Holidays: Webster Toys for Tots drive collects 1,200 items for children

Illuminate the Holidays: Webster Toys for Tots drive collects 1,200 items for children

Webster University collected more than 1,200 toys during the 2015 Toys for Tots drive from Nov. 15-Dec. 15. The University partnered with local Marine Corps Reserve units who coordinate the donation of gifts to less fortunate children throughout the community. Toys for Tots collection areas were established in Webster University’s campuses in North America, Europe, […]

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Snapshot: Fort Leavenworth December 2014 Graduation

Snapshot: Fort Leavenworth December 2014 Graduation

Graduate candidates from Webster University’s Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, campus location were honored as part of a joint graduation ceremony held Wednesday, Dec. 10. As one of three schools participating in the joint winter ceremony, the installation graduated over 150 students with accredited associates, undergraduate and graduate degrees. Brig. Gen. Mike Callan (USAF, ret.), associate vice […]

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[Video] A Look Back at 2014

[Video] A Look Back at 2014

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

With the fall term and 2014 coming to an end, here is a quick look back at some of the year’s beautiful smiles, inspiring speakers and unforgettable moments that characterize Webster University. You can share the video through this link on YouTube or via this post on Facebook.

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In the News: Stroble’s Diversity Visionary award; Scholar Singers partnership; Holiday Card best of 2014

In the News: Stroble’s Diversity Visionary award; Scholar Singers partnership; Holiday Card best of 2014

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Stroble’s Diversity Visionary Award in St. Louis American The St. Louis American covered the Diversity Visionary Award recently received by Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble. The award honors individuals who have made significant past and present contributions to diversity in higher education. Since […]

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Around Webster: Hirsh’s Cold War keynote; Fehrest-Avanloo’s Goethe scholarship; Johnson Cano live album

Around Webster: Hirsh’s Cold War keynote; Fehrest-Avanloo’s Goethe scholarship; Johnson Cano live album

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent accolades and professional accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Hirsh Delivers ICD Keynote on End of Cold War, Berlin Wall, 25 Years Later Webster Vienna director Arthur Hirsh gave the keynote speech in Berlin at the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy’s Annual Conference entitled, “A World without Walls.” The conference marked the historic occasion […]

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Dean’s Award for Service Recipients Named for Fall 2 2014

Dean’s Award for Service Recipients Named for Fall 2 2014

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four students have been selected to receive the Dean’s Award for Service for Fall 2. The award recipients are: Marissa Diekhoff, Shelby Wratchford, Lucas Amorelli Kornexl, and Ivee Sanasinh. To be considered for the Dean’s Award one must be nominated by a member of the Webster University community for performing a valuable service. The term […]

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Outstanding Student Employee Award Recipients Named for Fall 2 2014

Outstanding Student Employee Award Recipients Named for Fall 2 2014

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four students have been selected to receive the Outstanding Student Employee Award for Fall 2. The award recipients are Breanna Ehlen, Jami Greer, Samantha LaBat, and Kim Meyer. In order to be considered for the Outstanding Student Employee Award one must be nominated by a member of the Webster University community for working at a […]

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Spring Tuition Remission Applications Due for Registered Faculty, Staff and Dependents

Spring Tuition Remission Applications Due for Registered Faculty, Staff and Dependents

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tuition Remission Application forms are now due for eligible, Spring 2015-registered Webster faculty, staff and dependents. Webster’s Tuition Remission Application is available for downloading in the forms section of the Human Resources site. Completed, supervisor-signed Tuition Remission Applications should be submitted to Jody Paterson, bursar, of the Business office located in Webster Hall, Room #101. […]

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Start 2015 as a Greeter for Student Welcome Back Weeks

Start 2015 as a Greeter for Student Welcome Back Weeks

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Do you enjoy seeing the students return to campus? Would you like to be part of the greeting team assisting our students with finding their classes on their first night of the new term? If so, please contact Francine Case at ext. 7187 or casefr@webster.edu to sign up. We are seeking volunteers from 5-6 p.m. […]

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