Archive for September, 2012

Film Series: ‘Wild at Heart’ Sept. 13

Film Series: ‘Wild at Heart’ Sept. 13

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

The next film in the series Everything Is Fine: The Films of David Lynch presented by the Webster University Film Series is Wild at Heart, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m., in the Moore Auditorium. WILD AT HEART (David Lynch, 1990, USA, 125 min.) Young lovers Sailor (Nicholas Cage) and Lula (Laura Dern) take off for New […]

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Helping Your International Students Succeed in the Classroom

Helping Your International Students Succeed in the Classroom

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s St. Louis campus once again became home to students from many nations this fall. We welcome the diversity and alternative points of view they bring to our classes. For most of the students, English is their second (or third, or fourth) language. While many come to Webster fully proficient in English, others may […]

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Study Abroad Applications Due Sept. 15

Study Abroad Applications Due Sept. 15

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Reminder: Study Abroad applications are due Saturday, Sept. 15, for students wishing to study abroad in Spring 2013. Applications can be dropped off at Loretto Hall 165 between 8:30-4:30, or mailed to the Office of Study Abroad, 470 E. Lockwood Ave., St. Louis, Mo. 63119. If you have any questions, email worldview@webster.edu or call 314-968-6988.

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Holden Forum: ‘The Electorate’ Sept. 18

Holden Forum: ‘The Electorate’ Sept. 18

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The Holden Public Policy Forum’s new fall series debuts Sept. 18 with The Electorate at 6:30 p.m, in the Emerson Library or online at at the Holden Forum Ustream channel, www.ustream.tv/channel/holden-forum-live. “Our powerful political talk series covers the 2012 election season from a Missouri point-of-view,” says Forum founder and director, former Missouri Governor Bob Holden. “We call […]

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Summer 2013 GIE Applications Now Available

Summer 2013 GIE Applications Now Available

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Applications for the Global Internship Experience (GIE) summer 2013 program are now available. U.S. Candidates: Internships are full-time, eight-week placements offered during the summer in Austria, China, Germany, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. The application deadline for U.S. candidates is Nov. 15, 2012. Global Candidates: Internships are full-time, eight-week placements offered during […]

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Webster Moves Up in U.S. News & World Report Ranking; Study Abroad Recognized

Webster Moves Up in U.S. News & World Report Ranking; Study Abroad Recognized

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Congratulations are in order to everyone who helps make Webster University a great place to serve students, with a reputation to match: Webster has moved up four spots in the “America’s Best Colleges” 2013 ranking compiled by U.S. News & World Report. Webster is now listed at 24 in the Regional-Midwest category. A key goal […]

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Baseball Team Receives Proclamation from City of Shrewsbury

Baseball Team Receives Proclamation from City of Shrewsbury

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University men’s baseball team is the recipient of a Proclamation by the City of Shrewsbury. Current baseball team members and coaching staff, and the 2012 seniors, were on hand to receive the Proclamation from Shrewsbury Mayor Felicity Buckley. Head coach Bill Kurich received the Proclamation from Buckley in a brief ceremony at the […]

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Geneva M.A. in Counseling Program Receives Swiss Accreditation

Geneva M.A. in Counseling Program Receives Swiss Accreditation

| September 12, 2012 | 1 Comment

The Master of Arts in Counseling program at Webster University’s Geneva campus has received professional accreditation from the Swiss Association of Counseling (SGfB). Ros Thomas, associate professor and head of psychology and counseling at Webster Geneva, said the campus was notified of its accreditation in a July 2012 letter in which the SGfB praised the […]

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Webster Wellness Fair Sept. 19

Webster Wellness Fair Sept. 19

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster’s first annual Wellness Fair for students, faculty and staff takes place Wednesday, Sept. 19, 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., in the University Center and Quad. Webster Wellness reminds you to MARK, MOVE, MONITOR: MARK:  Set a wellness goal MOVE:  Move towards your goal MONITOR:  Assess where you are in meeting your goal regularly Pursue […]

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Homecoming: Reunion and Parents Weekend Sept. 28-29

Homecoming: Reunion and Parents Weekend Sept. 28-29

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Webster’s annual Homecoming, Reunion and Parents Weekend will be held Sept. 28-29 at the Webster Groves campus. The weekend’s signature event is an alumni celebration gala at which Webster alumnus Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, MA ’89, Vice Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army will be honored with the Distinguished Alumni Award. General Austin […]

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