Archive for April, 2014

Catalyst Event: ‘Women in Leadership: Paying it Forward’ April 23

Catalyst Event: ‘Women in Leadership: Paying it Forward’ April 23

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University has partnered with Catalyst, Inc. to present “Women In Leadership: Paying It Forward” on April 23 in the East Academic Building. You are invited to join Martha Feeback, director of Catalyst, and Dr. Elizabeth Stroble, president of Webster University, for a presentation on “The State of Affairs of Women in Business,” followed by a […]

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Summer at Webster: Camps in Athletics, Music, Production, Dance and More

Summer at Webster: Camps in Athletics, Music, Production, Dance and More

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tell your kids, tell your friends: Webster University offers a variety of summer camps and programs that are instructional, educational and fun. From athletics and dance to music, art and even film or music production, these programs stimulate young minds and bodies with activities that make learning unique and exciting. Campers meet peers who have […]

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Photography: Webster Alumnus Makes Career of Shooting the Stars

Photography: Webster Alumnus Makes Career of Shooting the Stars

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Why take a interdisciplinary core curriculum? Because you never know how you’ll put different skills to use. Webster Univeristy alumnus Maarten de Boer majored in special education, but since graduating he has made a career of photographing some of Hollywood’s biggest celebrities. It was photography and the photo classes he took as electives at Webster […]

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Prelude to Dusseldorf: Webster Hosts Prestigious Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition

Prelude to Dusseldorf: Webster Hosts Prestigious Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition

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Webster University hosts the St. Louis preliminary round of the Hans Gabor Belvedere Singing Competition Saturday, April 5, at noon in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. The competition, one of the most important classical singing competitions in the world, this year features five singers at the local site, one of a half-dozen in the United States. […]

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Feature: Webster Alumnus Crowd-Sources Latest Film Project

Feature: Webster Alumnus Crowd-Sources Latest Film Project

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One filmmaker alone usually does not have the resources to penetrate a wide audience in a highly competitive industry. As the market changes, it becomes harder for independent filmmakers to gain visibility and attention because of larger studio films. However, independent directors such as Brian Jun ’01 are driven to create compelling stories for feature […]

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Snapshot: DBA Partnership Brings Global Doctoral Students to Webster Geneva

Snapshot: DBA Partnership Brings Global Doctoral Students to Webster Geneva

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Geneva hosted the Grenoble Ecole de Management (GEM) DBA workshop from Friday, March 21- Sunday, March 24, 2014. Twenty-seven motivated doctoral students in two separate cohorts gathered in Geneva to progress their dissertations. Candidates represented the globe with participants from locations like Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Serbia and Thailand. (Last year’s cohort included participants […]

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Webster Vienna Students Pass Rigorous CFA Finance Exam

Webster Vienna Students Pass Rigorous CFA Finance Exam

| April 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

In 2013, Webster University in Vienna received recognition by the CFA Institute as the first and only university in Austria to be a CFA partner. The institute is renowned for its CFA charter. Upon the successful completion of the three progressively harder levels, one is entitled to carry the exclusive title CFA, a so-called “door […]

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Webster Groves: Lot H Closed Thursday, April 3, for Scholarship Dinner

Webster Groves: Lot H Closed Thursday, April 3, for Scholarship Dinner

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Please note that parking in University Center Parking Lot (Parking Lot H) will be closed on Thursday, April 3, restricted to the vendors and guests of the Annual Scholarship Dinner. The Scholarship Dinner is the University’s annual opportunity to host those who provide funds for our students in the form of scholarships, and to host […]

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