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Snapshots: First New Student Orientation at Campus in Accra, Ghana

Snapshots: First New Student Orientation at Campus in Accra, Ghana

| March 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Some very special Webster University students arrived at the Blue Building on the new campus in Accra, Ghana, for a new student orientation this week, marking another important milestone in a more than yearlong process by many Webster Ghana staff to organize, secure accreditation, recruit students and officially launch the first Webster University campus in […]

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2014 Teaching Festival Kicks Off with Poster Sessions Feb. 17-20

2014 Teaching Festival Kicks Off with Poster Sessions Feb. 17-20

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Faculty Development Center, in partnership with the Online Learning Center and Webster University Library, invite you to the 2014 Webster University Teaching Festival. This year, the Teaching Festival’s central theme will be “New Ideas and New Perspectives.” We will be celebrating effective and innovative teaching from Monday, Feb. 17. to Thursday, Feb. 20. Events […]

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2014: Honoring the legacy with Webster’s core values

Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2014: Honoring the legacy with Webster’s core values

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Monday, Jan. 20, 2014 is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a federal holiday in the United States annually celebrating the civil rights leader around his birthday. Webster University campuses in the U.S. are closed for this holiday as the Webster community recalls the impact Dr. King had in a pivotal era of the nation’s history. […]

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In the News: Psihountas in KC Star on Global MBA; ‘Sargent of Theatre’ in Biz Journal

In the News: Psihountas in KC Star on Global MBA; ‘Sargent of Theatre’ in Biz Journal

| January 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University includes: Business Journal: Fine Arts Dean is ‘A Sargent of the Theatre’ The Jan. 3 edition of the St. Louis Business Journal includes a profile [sub.] of Peter Sargent, dean of Webster University’s Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts. The “St. Louis Character” introduces him as “A Sargent […]

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In the News: Holiday Card Nod; Ghana Campus Coverage; Rishe on NCAA Bowl Pricing

In the News: Holiday Card Nod; Ghana Campus Coverage; Rishe on NCAA Bowl Pricing

| December 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University includes: Holiday Card Featured at College Web Editor Webster University’s annual holiday card has gained more recognition, this time getting a nod from College Web Editor, which compiles some of the best web-based higher education holiday cards each year. Earlier this month it was featured in the CASE […]

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Profile: Ghanaian Student Finds Truth in Buzz about American Education

Profile: Ghanaian Student Finds Truth in Buzz about American Education

| December 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Marilyn Osei traveled halfway around the world for a firsthand experience of American higher education. “My decision to transfer to Webster was partly sparked by my older sister, who also traveled from Ghana to receive dual degrees in international studies and art from Webster, and partly by my curiosity to see what the fuss was […]

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In the News: Webster’s Ghana Campus on Voice of America, Airing throughout Africa

In the News: Webster’s Ghana Campus on Voice of America, Airing throughout Africa

| November 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University includes a big story on the new campus in Accra, Ghana, which is to air throughout the continent: Voice of America highlights the new campus with interviews of Webster President Beth Stroble, Provost Julian Schuster, and Ghana campus director Tom Oates and staff member (and Ghanaian Webster graduate) […]

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In the News: Webster University in USA Today as Model for Colleges Abroad

In the News: Webster University in USA Today as Model for Colleges Abroad

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

A USA Today article about U.S. colleges with international campuses cites Webster University as a long-running model. The article, at the top of the page 5A in the Weekend edition, notes a trend of more U.S. institutions exploring “branch” campuses abroad: The flurry of activity reflects the growing demand for higher education across the globe […]

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In the News: Global Coverage of Webster Ghana in UWN Article

In the News: Global Coverage of Webster Ghana in UWN Article

| October 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

An article covering Webster University’s presence in Accra, Ghana, was posted Oct. 5 in both the global and African edition websites of University World News, and will also be distributed globally to University World News subscribers. The article, “Webster University to open its first Africa campus,” includes information about Webster’s new Accra campus, overall global […]

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It’s Official: Webster’s Campus in Ghana to Open

It’s Official: Webster’s Campus in Ghana to Open

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s new campus in Accra, Ghana, was approved by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), meaning Webster University graduates in Ghana will hold degrees recognized in both Ghana and the United States, making it easier for them to seek work in either country and pursue study in either country. Student recruitment will begin immediately and […]

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