Archive for June, 2014

Webster Hosts Study Abroad Partners at Annual NAFSA Conference in San Diego

Webster Hosts Study Abroad Partners at Annual NAFSA Conference in San Diego

| June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

During the last week of May, staff members from the St. Louis campus represented Webster University at the annual NAFSA (Association of International Educators) Conference in San Diego. The NAFSA conference brings individuals from around the globe to participate in discussions about global awareness and connection through international education. (You might remember that the conference […]

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Webster Conservatory Alumni at the Tony Awards

Webster Conservatory Alumni at the Tony Awards

| June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you tuned in to watch the annual Tony Awards show on Sunday night, you might have seen Webster Conservatory alumnus Kevin Worley performing a number from Bullets Over Broadway. The show was nominated for a Tony in the Best Book of a Musical category. Worley, who is a member of the show’s ensemble cast, […]

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Oct. 1: Webster Works Worldwide 20

Oct. 1: Webster Works Worldwide 20

| June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mark Your Calendar for Oct. 1, 2014 Webster Works Worldwide (WWW) will celebrate its 20th year of providing community service on Wednesday, Oct. 1. Since WWW began in 1995, more than 28,000 volunteers have given more 121,000 hours of service worldwide! 20th Anniversary WWW Opening Event A special 20th Anniversary Webster Works Worldwide opening event […]

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Upgrades to Online Bookstore, Scheduled Outage June 13-15

Upgrades to Online Bookstore, Scheduled Outage June 13-15

| June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

In preparation for the Fall back-to-school season, Follett (operator of the Webster University Bookstore) will be launching extensive upgrades to eFollett.com  in the effort to enhance the online shopping experience for customers. While implementing these updates, eFollett.com and the Faculty Online Adoption tool will be unavailable from 7 p.m. CST on Friday, June 13, to […]

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Wellness: Natural Area Guided Tour June 12

Wellness: Natural Area Guided Tour June 12

| June 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Join Webster Wellness and Biology adjunct faculty member Jeff DePew as we explore environmental wellness on a tour of the “Natural Area” on Thursday, June 12, at 12 p.m. This area is located just behind the parking garage on Garden Avenue. DePew will provide updates on new projects going on around the water area and […]

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In Kansas City, ‘Duck’ Warner Adds Jazz-Flavored Pomp and Circumstance to Commencement

In Kansas City, ‘Duck’ Warner Adds Jazz-Flavored Pomp and Circumstance to Commencement

| June 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

For more than a decade, Webster University graduates at Webster University’s Kansas City campus location and their families and friends have enjoyed commencements enlivened by the music of local jazz master Lester “Duck” Warner. On stage, Warner leads the singing of the national anthem and offers, in a rich baritone that’s been compared to Nat “King” […]

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Webster University Student Filmmakers’ Screened on KETC

Webster University Student Filmmakers’ Screened on KETC

| June 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The June edition of “Frames” on HEC-TV brings viewers three short films from Webster University film students, each of whom graduates this year. Brittany Larimore’s “Across the Room” is a dark and twisted tale of 50’s paranoia over “the Red menace.” Caitlin Zera’s documentary, “From the Pipeline” examines the controversy over construction of a major […]

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Callans Create Three $1000 Military Grants for Undergraduate Completion Students

Callans Create Three $1000 Military Grants for Undergraduate Completion Students

| June 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Brig. Gen. Mike Callan, USAF (Ret) and his wife, Ann, have created three grants of up to $1,000 each for FY14-15 designed to offset a demonstrated financial need for any new military student enrolled in Webster University’s online undergraduate-completion degree programs. “It was our intent to financially help three new military students coming to the […]

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Webster Thailand in Collaboration with The Hague University of Applied Sciences (HUAS)

Webster Thailand in Collaboration with The Hague University of Applied Sciences (HUAS)

| June 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Thailand has entered a study abroad agreement with The Hague University of Applied Sciences, one of the top Dutch Universities. The terms allow Webster students to study abroad at HUAS for 1-2 semesters and HUAS students to study at Webster Thailand. Webster Thailand students have the distinct advantage of paying the regular Thai […]

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In 4th Year, TAP Program Aims to Expand Student Engagement Experience

In 4th Year, TAP Program Aims to Expand Student Engagement Experience

| June 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Now in its fourth consecutive year, the summer TAP (Transitions and Academic Prep) program is expanding to create an even more engaging experience for participating students. This summer it welcomes a new addition to the planning team. Teresa Alvarez will be interning with the Transitions staff over the summer to assist with the program, sharing […]

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