Archive for September, 2013

Corporate Partner Tuition Rates

Corporate Partner Tuition Rates

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University has partnered with a number of organizations to offer their employees a preferred tuition rate, known as the Corporate Partner Tuition Rate (CPTR). The Office of Corporate Partnerships (OCP) has secured agreements with a growing number of corporate partners, including: Ascension, Boeing, Centene Corporation, Delmar Gardens, Drury Hotels, GL Group, Grace Hill, Hallmark […]

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Webster University’s Highest-Ever Rank by U.S. News & World Report

Webster University’s Highest-Ever Rank by U.S. News & World Report

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University moved up three spots in the just-released “America’s Best Colleges” 2014 edition of “U.S. News & World Report,” from 24th to 21st in the Regional University-Midwest category. For the fifth consecutive year, Webster University tops its category for schools in the St. Louis area. This is the highest ranking that Webster University has […]

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Four SOC Student Films Featured on HEC’s ‘Frames’

Four SOC Student Films Featured on HEC’s ‘Frames’

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University School of Communications students Sam Baiamonte, Ryan Caldwell, Crawford (Ford) Fanter, and Caitlin Zera will have their films featured on the Higher Education Channel (HEC) series Frames, which features St. Louis filmmakers and their films. The Webster students’ films will be included in the Frames episode “Webster Student Films: A Thriller, A Homeless Competition, […]

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Book Club: YIHR Common Reading ‘The Short Bus’ Sept. 23

Book Club: YIHR Common Reading ‘The Short Bus’ Sept. 23

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The next Webster University Book Club meeting will be held Monday, Sept. 23, 12-1 p.m., in the Library Conference Room discussing the 2013 Year of International Human Rights (YIHR) common reading, The Short Bus: A Journey Beyond Normal by Jonathan Mooney. Kirkus Reviews calls this book “a heartfelt rebuke to the definitions of normality.” Now […]

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Discount for Webster Community Members Sept. 13 as This Band Jams On

Discount for Webster Community Members Sept. 13 as This Band Jams On

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster Univeristy students, colleagues and alumni have long known professor Dan Hellinger for his classes in International Relations, as well as insights sought by news media on Latin American affairs. But for the last 10 years many have also caught him in a lighter setting: Maestro of the mandolin. Hellinger’s band, Maple Jam, regularly plays at […]

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Sept. 11 MCISA Event: Discussing DOMA, Trayvon Martin, and Paula Deen

Sept. 11 MCISA Event: Discussing DOMA, Trayvon Martin, and Paula Deen

| September 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Join Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs as we reflect on the major news stories that took the U.S. by storm this summer. Looking through the lenses of media, social justice, and the legal system, we’ll discuss why these stories captured our attention and what it means for the future. DOMA, Martin, and Deen: Reviewing […]

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Lot H Closure for Homecoming Events, Walk to Work Day Sept. 26

Lot H Closure for Homecoming Events, Walk to Work Day Sept. 26

| September 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

In preparation for the upcoming Homecoming: Reunion and Parents Weekend events, Parking Lot H (adjacent to the University Center) on the home campus will be closed starting Wednesday, Sept. 25, after night classes conclude through Saturday, Sept. 28, for the Homecoming Carnival. Everyone is welcome to attend the Carnival, which runs 4 p.m. – 11 […]

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WSA Presents: Disability & Diversity Sept. 12 in EAB, Also Streamed Live

WSA Presents: Disability & Diversity Sept. 12 in EAB, Also Streamed Live

| September 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Every person with a disability is different. Hear perspectives on how and why as the Webster Staff Alliance invites you to hear insights from Daniel Mellenthin, independent living specialist, and Anne Frost, deaf & hard of hearing program specialist from Paraquad. The event will take place live in the East Academic Building 253/262 and will […]

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University Center Promotes New Fitness Club

University Center Promotes New Fitness Club

| September 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

The University Center is promoting a new program — the Gorlok Fitness Club — to encourage students, faculty and staff to use the University Center fitness facilities, including the fitness center, pool, gym and sand volleyball court. Click here for an explanation of the program and a fitness form to track your monthly progress. Any […]

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YIHR Film Festival: Disability Rights Focus with ‘Benda Bilili’

YIHR Film Festival: Disability Rights Focus with ‘Benda Bilili’

| September 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Year of International Human Rights Film Festival this year focuses on Disability Rights. Films are free and open to the public and take place on Thursday evenings in September at 7 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. The second film in the festival, Benda Bilili (Renaud Barret and Florent de la Tullaye, 2010), […]

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