Webster News

Grand Opening for New Kansas City Location April 22

Grand Opening for New Kansas City Location April 22

Webster University’s oldest metro campus is now one of its newest. A grand opening of the new home for Webster University’s Kansas City location will be held at 5:30 p.m. April 22. The new location offers a more academic feel and more modern amenities for students while also raising Webster University’s profile in the region. […]

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The Journal: Student newspaper wins big at two regional journalism conferences

The Journal: Student newspaper wins big at two regional journalism conferences

Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence Awards Staff members of The Journal, the Webster University student-produced print and online news publication, received 10 Mark of Excellence Awards at the Society of Professional Journalists Region 7 Spring Conference March 27-28. The 2014 Mark of Excellence Awards honor the best of collegiate journalism. Faculty advisor and […]

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Webster Chess Team Offers Summer Camps, Weekly Friday Chess Tips for Community

Webster Chess Team Offers Summer Camps, Weekly Friday Chess Tips for Community

Webster University’s top-ranked college chess team and three-time national college chess champions offer two programs to help more people feel included in the growing chess community: a chess summer camp for children ages 6 to 18, and a free chess advisory program to the community. “Chess is an international game and also a great mind […]

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International & U.S. Campuses

Grand Opening for New Kansas City Location April 22

Grand Opening for New Kansas City Location April 22

Webster University’s oldest metro campus is now one of its newest. A grand opening of the new home for Webster University’s Kansas City location will be held at 5:30 p.m. April 22. The new location offers a more academic feel and more modern amenities for students while also raising Webster University’s profile in the region. […]

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Webster Ghana Director Speaks at TEDx Accra 2015

Webster Ghana Director Speaks at TEDx Accra 2015

Christa Sanders, director of the Webster University Ghana campus in Accra, appeared on a panel on education and innovation at TEDx Accra 2015 this month. She appeared on the panel with Patrick Awuah, founder of Ashesi University in Accra. Speakers for the event were selected from distinguished nomination lists from Ghana and beyond. At the event, […]

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Leiden Alumna Profile: Lim puts Webster education to work for HBO Asia

Leiden Alumna Profile: Lim puts Webster education to work for HBO Asia

Webster University alumna Amanda Lim ’14 wasted no time putting her degree to work, where she soon realized the benefits of the technical, academic and cultural aspects of her Webster education. After her graduation at the Webster Leiden campus in May 2014, she booked a one-way flight back home to Singapore for a job interview […]

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Webster Events

International Studies Spring Open House Reception April 28

International Studies Spring Open House Reception April 28

Webster University’s International Studies program will host a Spring Open House Reception on Tuesday, April 28, from 3:30-6 p.m. in the East Academic Building. Join graduating seniors and prospective students, meet with program faculty, current students and see International Studies’ new curriculum content. Highlights will include information about our new degree and job possibilities. Graduating […]

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Multicultural Studies Committee Workshop II: Hearing Students’ Concerns

Multicultural Studies Committee Workshop II: Hearing Students’ Concerns

As part of its continuing workshop series on diversity and inclusion, the Multicultural Studies Committee (MULC) at Webster University organized two conversations with students this semester. Offered in a safe and congenial space designed for sharing experiences and reflections, workshops feature structured conversations to facilitate mutual exploration of often-difficult and sensitive topics. The Multicultural Studies […]

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RSVP for ‘Listen. Talk. Learn.’ Diversity Awareness Partnership Facilitation Session April 22

RSVP for ‘Listen. Talk. Learn.’ Diversity Awareness Partnership Facilitation Session April 22

The Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Engagement will host Diversity Awareness Partnership (DAP) as they present the facilitation session “Listen. Talk. Learn: Dialogue Across Differences” on Wednesday, April 22, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the East Academic Building, room 131. There are 35 seats open to Webster students, faculty or staff for […]

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Campus Snapshots

Snapshot: EU energy advisor, Oxford professor talks policy at Webster Vienna

Snapshot: EU energy advisor, Oxford professor talks policy at Webster Vienna

Webster University’s Vienna campus was host to a lecture and Q&A this month with Dieter Helm, professor of energy policy at the University of Oxford and special advisor to the European Commissioner for Energy. Helm was welcomed by Arthur Hirsh, director of Webster Vienna, Private University. The event was organized and moderated by Samuel R. […]

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Webster San Antonio Hosts International Business Plan Competition

Webster San Antonio Hosts International Business Plan Competition

The Webster University San Antonio Metro campus location was host to the preliminary round of an International Business Plan Competition on Tuesday, April 14. The competition, a program run by the Free Trade Alliance San Antonio, is for both graduate and undergraduate students. Webster San Antonio was the site of the initial elimination round of […]

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Snapshots: Office of Corporate Partnerships Internship Fair connects 100 students with recruiters

Snapshots: Office of Corporate Partnerships Internship Fair connects 100 students with recruiters

More than 100 students took advantage of the April 8 internship fair hosted by Webster University’s Office of Corporate Partnerships, which connected Webster students with employers seeking to hire interns in a variety of industries. The students took the opportunity to speak with a dozen recruiters from areas such as finance, healthcare, information technology, marketing, […]

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Recent Articles

Retirement Reception for School of Communication’s Susan Stang April 20

Retirement Reception for School of Communication’s Susan Stang April 20

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Please join the Webster University School of Communications faculty and staff in celebrating Susan Stang at her retirement reception Monday, April 20 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Faculty Development Lounge, 4th floor, Emerson Library. After 41 years at Webster University, Stang will be retiring from full-time teaching at the end of the […]

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Grand Opening for New Kansas City Location April 22

Grand Opening for New Kansas City Location April 22

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Webster University’s oldest metro campus is now one of its newest. A grand opening of the new home for Webster University’s Kansas City location will be held at 5:30 p.m. April 22. The new location offers a more academic feel and more modern amenities for students while also raising Webster University’s profile in the region. […]

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Snapshot: EU energy advisor, Oxford professor talks policy at Webster Vienna

Snapshot: EU energy advisor, Oxford professor talks policy at Webster Vienna

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Webster University’s Vienna campus was host to a lecture and Q&A this month with Dieter Helm, professor of energy policy at the University of Oxford and special advisor to the European Commissioner for Energy. Helm was welcomed by Arthur Hirsh, director of Webster Vienna, Private University. The event was organized and moderated by Samuel R. […]

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International Studies Spring Open House Reception April 28

International Studies Spring Open House Reception April 28

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Webster University’s International Studies program will host a Spring Open House Reception on Tuesday, April 28, from 3:30-6 p.m. in the East Academic Building. Join graduating seniors and prospective students, meet with program faculty, current students and see International Studies’ new curriculum content. Highlights will include information about our new degree and job possibilities. Graduating […]

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In the News: Akande on Steward; Sanders on education in Ghana; Cottam on online course development

In the News: Akande on Steward; Sanders on education in Ghana; Cottam on online course development

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Coverage of Sanders at TEDx in Ghana, Nigeria News Outlets Webster Ghana director Christa Sanders’ appearance on a panel at TEDx Accra 2015 was covered in several local and regional news outlets. The Ghana News Agency (GNA) published a story which as picked up by […]

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Book Club: ‘The Children Act’ examines relationship between medicine, religion

Book Club: ‘The Children Act’ examines relationship between medicine, religion

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University Library invites members of the Webster community to join them for the next Book Club discussion on Monday, May 4, at noon in the Library Conference Room. The novel The Children Act by Ian McEwan tells of a judge trying to untangle the clash between medicine and religion in the case of a […]

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New IT Service Management Solution, Cherwell, Coming April 22

New IT Service Management Solution, Cherwell, Coming April 22

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

As announced several months ago, changes are coming to the way you interact with Information Technology. IT is replacing the current work order system with a fully featured service management solution called Cherwell. The rollout date is set for Wednesday, April 22. New IT Features You will still be able to use the same link […]

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