Archive for January, 2012

Local Theatre Critics Praise Webster-Muny Partnership

Local Theatre Critics Praise Webster-Muny Partnership

| January 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s partnership with The Muny was big news at the end of 2011, and it’s caught the eye of local theatre critics as they look ahead to what’s in store for 2012. Writing in the Riverfront Times, critics Dennis Brown and Paul Friswold discussed what’s new for 2012 and opined on the new partnership, […]

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Webster Works Worldwide 17 Slideshow

Webster Works Worldwide 17 Slideshow

| January 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Thanks to the support from Webster University’s worldwide community, Webster Works Worldwide 17 was a great success. Over 1,900 volunteers gave more than 6,800 hours of service worldwide. Thank you again for being a special part of this very important Webster tradition. Visit the WWW 2011 Photo Gallery to check out the volunteers in action. […]

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Webster WINS Program Gains New Partner

Webster WINS Program Gains New Partner

| January 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster International Network of Schools (WINS) program gains a new partner, Northeastern University, the newest among a growing number of participating affiliate institutions. The WINS program promotes and fosters international mobility opportunities for member institutions who send students to study abroad at one of Webster’s international campuses. Northeastern University has expanded its dynamic range […]

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Community Music School Spring Registration Open

Community Music School Spring Registration Open

| January 4, 2012 | 1 Comment

Registration for the Young Years (early childhood) music classes for the spring semester begins Jan. 3. Registration for individual and group music lessons in all band and orchestra instruments, piano, voice, theory, and composition for the spring semester begins Jan. 14. Classes are open to students of all ages (18 months through adult) and abilities. […]

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Graduate Recognizes Webster’s Indonesian Connection

Graduate Recognizes Webster’s Indonesian Connection

| January 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Major Rudy Saladin of the Indonesian Army graduated from Webster University Dec. 15, 2011, and had a special message to share with his new alma mater The M.A. in International Relations grad from Webster’s Fort Leavenworth, Kan., campus offered Carol Adams, associate vice president, Academic Affaris, a plaque to present to President Beth Stroble in […]

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Remembering Jim Fowden, Longtime Charleston Faculty, Adviser

Remembering Jim Fowden, Longtime Charleston Faculty, Adviser

| January 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Charleston campus was saddened to learn of the death of James (Jim) Fowden, longtime friend, fellow Webster family member (advisor, faculty), and a veteran of both the Korean and Vietnam wars.  His funeral was Dec. 26; Jim was 81. According to assistant director and statewide Counseling director Jack Shortridge: “Jim was an old […]

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In the News: Akande on 2012 Economy at Fox2

In the News: Akande on 2012 Economy at Fox2

| January 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

When it comes to the economy, do you see the glass as “half full” or “half empty?” Hope springs eternal that 2012 will be the year things turn around, but is that just wishful thinking? St. Louis Fox affiliate KTVI Fox2 asked Benjamin Akande, dean of Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & […]

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Top Webster University Stories of 2011

Top Webster University Stories of 2011

| January 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Public Relations team within Webster’s Global Marketing and Communications department looked back on the past year to compile some of the top stories of 2011. These stories highlight some of the many accomplishments, recognitions and milestones achieved by Webster University students, faculty, alumni and programs both at the home campus and throughout the world. […]

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