Archive for May, 2014

Snapshot: Webster Greenville Alumna’s 2nd Graders Show Webster Pride at Field Day

Snapshot: Webster Greenville Alumna’s 2nd Graders Show Webster Pride at Field Day

| May 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Vivian Means, an alumna of Webster University’s Greenville, South Carolina campus location, is a teacher at Legacy Charter Elementary School. During the school’s Field Day on May 23, the theme was to represent a college or university. Means’ second grade class chose to represent Webster University, where Means earned her in Management and Leadership degree […]

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EAB Chiller and Cooling Tower Plant Project to Begin May 28

EAB Chiller and Cooling Tower Plant Project to Begin May 28

| May 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Facilities Planning and Management will commence with the East Academic Building Chiller and Cooling Tower Plant Project starting Wednesday, May 28, with completion expected by the end of August. This will give the University the ability to add other buildings and renovation projects to the existing campus chilled water loop. There will be dates and […]

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Snapshots: Fort Sill Student Team Represents Webster in Armed Services Day Parade

Snapshots: Fort Sill Student Team Represents Webster in Armed Services Day Parade

| May 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

On May 16, Webster University students from the Fort Sill campus location promoted Webster as they volunteered in the 2014 Armed Forced Day Parade in downtown Lawton, Oklahoma. The grand marshal of the parade was Maj. Gen. Rita A. Aragon (ret.), secretary of Military and Veterans Affairs, who is a friend of Webster and its […]

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The Journal Wins Honors from Great Plains Journalism Awards

The Journal Wins Honors from Great Plains Journalism Awards

| May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s student newspaper, The Journal, won a number of honors in this year’s Great Plains Journalism Awards presented by the Tulsa Press Club and Benevolent Association, including editor-in-chief, student newspaper, and website of the year. Universities from eight states including Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma and South Dakota were eligible for the […]

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Taylor Stoulp Voted ABCA & d3baseball.com All-American

Taylor Stoulp Voted ABCA & d3baseball.com All-American

| May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Taylor Stoulp was voted an American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings and d3.baseball.com All-American at second base for 2014. Stoulp, a senior from St. Louis, was named to the ABCA/Rawlings Second Team and to the d3baseball.com All-American First Team. Freshman Matt Wollnik was awarded a 2014 Gold Glove at shortstop by the ABCA/Rawlings, while Joe Winckel earned […]

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Court Rules in Favor of Webster University and Eden Seminary

Court Rules in Favor of Webster University and Eden Seminary

| May 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Wednesday, May 21, Judge Mark Seigel ordered the City of Webster Groves to grant Webster University a conditional use permit within 60 days to allow the University to use the Luhr Library and Werhli Center and to demolish the White House located on the Eden Theological Seminary campus. This action stemmed from a lawsuit […]

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[Updated] Webster Thailand Campus

[Updated] Webster Thailand Campus

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The National Peace and Order Maintaining Council of Thailand ordered all universities in the country, including Webster University’s Bangkok and Cha-am/Hua Hin campuses, to close Friday-Sunday, May 23-25. In March, the Thailand Supreme Court removed the prime minister from office following months of protests in Bangkok. On Thursday, May 22, the Thailand military requested the […]

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School of Education Achieves Continued National Accreditation

School of Education Achieves Continued National Accreditation

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The School of Education has been informed that the Continuous Improvement Commission of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) at its May 5-7, meeting in Bethesda, Maryland, decided to continue the NCATE accreditation of the School of Education at Webster University at the initial teacher preparation and advanced preparation levels. As noted […]

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Flood Relief for the Balkans, Donated Items Needed

Flood Relief for the Balkans, Donated Items Needed

| May 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dear Webster friends: As you may know, the Balkans has been hit with its worst flooding in 120 years, with Bosnia, Croatia and Serbia receiving two months of rainfall in only 40 hours. Thousands of people have lost everything from this devastating disaster, with the Bosnian Chamber of Commerce in St. Louis citing billions of […]

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Webster Summer 2014 Volleyball Camps: Registration Open

Webster Summer 2014 Volleyball Camps: Registration Open

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Registration is underway for the Webster University volleyball summer camps that are designed to be instructional and fun for participants. All camps take place in the air-conditioned Grant Gymnasium in the Webster University Center at 175 Edgar Road, in Webster Groves. The camps are directed by head coach Merry Graf, winningest volleyball coach in Webster […]

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