Archive for June, 2015

Tune in June 25: President Stroble on Higher Education Roundtable at KTRS 550

Tune in June 25: President Stroble on Higher Education Roundtable at KTRS 550

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble will be part of a 60-minute roundtable on issues in higher education on Thursday, June 25, 11 a.m. CDT on St. Louis radio station KTRS-550 AM. The show can be accessed over the air at 550 AM, at the station’s website, and through the station’s live stream. Appearing […]

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Snapshot: Webster Staff, Alumni Attend St. Louis Mosaic Project Event

Snapshot: Webster Staff, Alumni Attend St. Louis Mosaic Project Event

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University alumni and staff attended St. Louis Mosaic Project’s Partners for Prosperity event on June 15. The event celebrated individuals and corporations who are helping transform St. Louis into the fastest growing major metropolitan area for immigration. Attending were International Admissions coordinator Janka Ribando, Corporate Partnership Engagement & Internships director Rebecca Spear, employment services […]

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Nursing Program Enters Dual Admission Agreement with St. Louis Community College

Nursing Program Enters Dual Admission Agreement with St. Louis Community College

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University and St. Louis Community College have signed a new agreement that will help provide a seamless transition for nurses seeking their Bachelor of Science in Nursing after earning an associate degree. The dual admission agreement admits nursing students to St. Louis Community College and Webster University simultaneously, giving them access to resources at […]

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[Update: 2nd class added] CPR & First Aid Training Certification July 13, 20

[Update: 2nd class added] CPR & First Aid Training Certification July 13, 20

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Department of Public Safety will conduct CPR and First Aid training on Monday, July 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the East Academic Building. [UPDATED with NOTE: Due to an overwhelming response, the July 13 session is full. A second class is being offered on Monday, July 20, from 8:30 a.m. to […]

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Remembering Joe Ancona, Longtime Faculty Member, Online Advisor

Remembering Joe Ancona, Longtime Faculty Member, Online Advisor

| June 24, 2015 | 2 Comments

The Webster University community extends condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Joe Ancona, longtime adjunct faculty member and advisor, who passed away June 21. An adjunct management instructor at Webster for 34 years and graduate advisor for 25 years, Ancona was known throughout the campus network. He was the first online advisor and […]

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Plymouth Closed, Lot D Inaccessible July 4 for Parade

Plymouth Closed, Lot D Inaccessible July 4 for Parade

| June 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Per the Webster Groves Police Department, Plymouth Avenue will be closed for the Webster Groves Community Days Parade on July 4. Plymouth Avenue will be used as the staging area for the Budweiser Clydesdales. Parking Lot D on Webster University’s campus will not be accessible during this time.

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In the News: Stroble, Schuster in Austrian biz feature; Sargent’s influence in theatre; Schubert on ISIS

In the News: Stroble, Schuster in Austrian biz feature; Sargent’s influence in theatre; Schubert on ISIS

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Stroble, Schuster, Webster Vienna Featured in ‘Format,’ Austrian Business Magazine A feature in the latest issue of Format, one of Austria’s top business magazines, interviews President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster on a range of topics, including Webster University’s centennial, its global […]

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Message from the President and Provost

Message from the President and Provost

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

At Webster University, we are committed to building connections within our global network of campus locations to ensure high quality learning experiences that transform students for global citizenship and individual excellence. The connections forged through this mission mean the hope and tragedies experienced locally in our communities are felt globally throughout our diverse network. Thus, […]

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Vienna Guests Share Stories of Immigrant Entrepreneurship in Austria

Vienna Guests Share Stories of Immigrant Entrepreneurship in Austria

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Starting a business may seem like a daunting task under any circumstance, especially in a heavily regulated market such as Austria. For immigrant entrepreneurs, that challenge is magnified. Webster Vienna hosted five foreign-origin entrepreneurs to discuss that very topic at the recent “ImmiPreneurs” — Immi(grant) (Entre)Preneurs — Business Breakfast. The breakfast was part of the […]

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Farewell to Jean Russell, National Capital Region

Farewell to Jean Russell, National Capital Region

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jean Russell, regional academic director for the National Capital Region, has accepted the newly created position of Advancement/Development Officer with the Order of St. John, an international charity whose organizations provide first aid, health care and support services in over 40 countries, with 25,000 members around the world. Russell’s mother, Mary Catherine McDonough Rodgers, is […]

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