Archive for July, 2014

Webster Geneva Students Study Art History in Istanbul

Webster Geneva Students Study Art History in Istanbul

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Global Citizenship Program has led to a variety of courses specifically designed to prepare students with the skills needed to meet the demands of high-impact learning in this interconnected and global century. Once such offering at Webster’s Geneva campus is an art history course that included a one-week study abroad component to Istanbul, Turkey, […]

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Vienna Holds Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management Course

Vienna Holds Entrepreneurship & Small Business Management Course

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

In one of the last events at Webster Vienna’s location on Berchtoldgasse, the Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management course concluded with its final visiting speaker, Daniel Cronin from Austrian Startups. Over the term — which had 14 students including one person auditing online through Canvas — several visiting speakers brought their expertise from the entrpreneurship […]

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2014-2015 Webster Groves Campus Parking Permits Now On Sale

2014-2015 Webster Groves Campus Parking Permits Now On Sale

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster Groves campus parking permits are now on sale for all faculty, staff and students. After a 13-year hold on permit rates, faculty, staff and students will see a rate increase based on an analysis of peer institutions in the region. The increase ranges between 25 to 38 percent for most users, with the fee […]

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Snapshots: Centennial Flag Raised at Webster Groves Campus

Snapshots: Centennial Flag Raised at Webster Groves Campus

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s centennial celebration is just around the corner, and Thursday afternoon saw the first public sign of nearly a year of planning. Though the official kickoff happens this fall, the official centennial flag was raised in front of Webster Hall on the home campus in Webster Groves, where the institution was founded in 1915. […]

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In the News: Fine Arts Alumnus Milton Zoth; Ghana Outreach; Girls’ Invitational

In the News: Fine Arts Alumnus Milton Zoth; Ghana Outreach; Girls’ Invitational

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Fine Arts Alum Milton Zoth Tribute A Sunday feature in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch (July 12, D1-D3) profiled Webster University alumnus Milton Zoth, who graduated from the directing program in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts. Zoth is stepping down as director of the […]

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Webster University’s Department of Dance Summer Intensive 2014

Webster University’s Department of Dance Summer Intensive 2014

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Department of Dance will host its third annual Summer Dance Intensive July 28 through Aug. 1 in the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance on the home campus in Webster Groves. The intensive will feature students from around the country as well as faculty who have taught around the world, such as […]

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Discounted Cardinals Tickets to Benefit Webster Volleyball on ‘Chris Carpenter Bobblehead’ Night

Discounted Cardinals Tickets to Benefit Webster Volleyball on ‘Chris Carpenter Bobblehead’ Night

| July 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The St. Louis Cardinals baseball team is primed for a second-half run to return to postseason play and, once again, the Webster University Volleyball Gorloks are teaming up with the Cards for a fundraiser to benefit the program. You can support Webster University Volleyball and get good tickets for less than half price. A limited […]

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Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational Finishes with Co-Champs from New Jersey, Puerto Rico and Costa Rica

Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational Finishes with Co-Champs from New Jersey, Puerto Rico and Costa Rica

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 11th Annual Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational chess tournament, held July 10-15 at Webster University, wrapped up on Tuesday, July 15, in an unprecedented three-way tie. The co-champions include top-seeded Kimberly Ding of New Jersey, Natasha Morales Santos of Puerto Rico and Neeshmy Nunez Gonzales of Costa Rica. Ultimately, rules of FIDE, the International Chess […]

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Webster Baseball Gorloks Named 2014 NCAA Fielding Champs

Webster Baseball Gorloks Named 2014 NCAA Fielding Champs

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University baseball team added another first for the program when it was named the NCAA III fielding percentage champions for the 2014 season. The Gorloks had a slick .975 fielding average to lead the nation. This was the first time the baseball program has had a team or individual declared a statistical champion. […]

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Webster University Names Rick Rockwell SOC Associate Dean

Webster University Names Rick Rockwell SOC Associate Dean

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rick Rockwell has been named the new School of Communications associate dean of graduate, online and extended programs at Webster University. Rockwell assumed his role on July 15. “We are thrilled to welcome Rick Rockwell to the School of Communications,” said Eric Rothenbuhler, dean of the School of Communications. “Rick is an experienced administrator and […]

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