Archive for August, 2014

Life in the Fast Lane: Business Student Team Ferrari Driver

Life in the Fast Lane: Business Student Team Ferrari Driver

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s a classic combination: adolescent boys, cars and speed. Those three things just seem to go together no matter where in the world one looks (and not just in the auto-obsessed United States). That’s certainly the case for Thailand native and Webster student Pasin Lathouras, a business management major in the George Herbert Walker School […]

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Webster Groves Safety Alert [UPDATED]: Robbery suspects in custody

Webster Groves Safety Alert [UPDATED]: Robbery suspects in custody

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

UPDATE, 1:33 p.m. CDT: As of 1:30 p.m., Webster Groves Police Department reports both suspects from this incident are now in custody. Original Safety Alert: Police are searching for two suspects in a strong arm robbery attempt today at the intersection of Lockwood and Plymouth near the Webster University home campus in Webster Groves. At […]

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In the News: Akande on diversity; Cross (on air today) and Smith on Ferguson; Arcade praise; Rishe on NCAA

In the News: Akande on diversity; Cross (on air today) and Smith on Ferguson; Arcade praise; Rishe on NCAA

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent and news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Akande at Public Radio on Preparing Diverse Students for Success Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, recorded an essay at NPR affiliate St. Louis Public Radio about how universities can prepare students from diverse backgrounds for successful […]

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Arts & Sciences Celebrates 2014 Global MA Graduates

Arts & Sciences Celebrates 2014 Global MA Graduates

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

After spending the past year hopping between campuses and continents to earn their graduate degree, 31 students received their Global Master of Arts from the College of Arts in Sciences on July 19 at the Global Commencement ceremony in Washington, D.C. Four of those students are the first to earn the Global MA in International […]

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Webster University Statement on Restoring Respect

Webster University Statement on Restoring Respect

| August 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

As leaders of a global institution dedicated to diversity and inclusion, the news coming out of St. Louis this week is heart wrenching. As parents with our own families, we are saddened at the tragic events of this week being reported in St. Louis. As community members, we are further saddened at the violence in […]

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In the News: Gateway Arcade construction begins; Corrigan’s ‘Environmental Missouri’ featured

In the News: Gateway Arcade construction begins; Corrigan’s ‘Environmental Missouri’ featured

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent and news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Construction Begins on Arcade Renovation in Downtown St. Louis The St. Louis Business Journal reports that Paric Corp. has begun construction on the historic Arcade Building, which is where Webster University will be expanding its downtown St. Louis location as the Gateway Campus. Webster […]

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Around Webster: McDonald to Suzuki board; Ratz CASE outstanding adviser; Quirk, Cummings text; Tamashiro on Hiroshima/Nagasaki anniversary

Around Webster: McDonald to Suzuki board; Ratz CASE outstanding adviser; Quirk, Cummings text; Tamashiro on Hiroshima/Nagasaki anniversary

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: McDonald Elected to Suzuki Association Board Susan McDonald, Suzuki violin instructor and Suzuki string program coordinator for the Community Music School of Webster University (CMS) has been elected to the Suzuki Association of the Americas (SAA) Board of Directors. McDonald will serve a three-year […]

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Academic Accommodations: Reminders, Process Change from ARC

Academic Accommodations: Reminders, Process Change from ARC

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) began sending all academic accommodation letters via email this past academic year. This process will continue for the 2014-15 academic year with one minor change: Beginning this fall, the ARC will send one email to all of the student’s professors with the accommodation letter attached rather than sending a separate […]

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In the News: Webster Ghana in Wall Street Journal; Coach Belsky on Today Show

In the News: Webster Ghana in Wall Street Journal; Coach Belsky on Today Show

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent and upcoming news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Webster Ghana in Wall Street Journal, St. Louis Business Journal Webster University’s expansion into Ghana is cited several times in a Wall Street Journal article about why business schools around the world have been expanding into the continent. The article, on page B7 […]

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Fall Tuition Remission Applications Due

Fall Tuition Remission Applications Due

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Reminder from the Bursar’s Office: Fall 2014 Tuition Remission Application forms [PDF], are now due for eligible, Fall 2014-registered Webster faculty, staff and dependents. Submit completed applications (including supervisor’s signature) to Judy Helfrich, Bursar’s Office, Webster Hall, room 101, or faxed to 314-963-6105. Questions regarding your Webster Tuition Remission benefit or eligibility should be directed […]

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