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Around Webster: Applied Educational Psychology Study; STLCC International Student Presentation; ESL Faculty at MIDTESOL

Around Webster: Applied Educational Psychology Study; STLCC International Student Presentation; ESL Faculty at MIDTESOL

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: ESL Faculty at MIDTESOL English as a Second Language (ESL) faculty members Carolyn Trachtova, Amy Roither and Tamara Rodney presented at the annual Mid-America Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (MIDTESOL) Fall Conference in Warrensburg, Missouri, on Saturday, Oct. 25. In their […]

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Students, Community Friends Kick Off International Friendship Program’s 3rd Year

Students, Community Friends Kick Off International Friendship Program’s 3rd Year

| September 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The third Webster University International Friendship Program launched with 40 student and 40 community friend participants. The fall kickoff was successfully attended by more than people, including President Beth Stroble and her family, who have joined the program for this year. Through this informal program, international students are matched with members from the local community […]

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[Video] President Stroble on Webster Centennial with KTRS’s McGraw Milhaven and Kelly Jackson

[Video] President Stroble on Webster Centennial with KTRS’s McGraw Milhaven and Kelly Jackson

| September 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

With the Webster University Centennial kickoff approaching this month, President Beth Stroble has been visiting media to discuss the institutional values that characterize Webster’s proud 100-year history, and to promote the celebratory community events that will usher in the next 100 years of global innovation. Last week she was in studio at KTRS 550-AM to […]

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Ghana Welcomes New Associates to Enrollment Management Team

Ghana Welcomes New Associates to Enrollment Management Team

| September 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Ghana campus is proud to welcome two new full time staff members who started Sept. 1. Philomina Abakah joins the University as an admissions counselor, and Nwadiogo Quartey-Ngwube joins as a communications associate on the enrollment management team. They join Ken Wichert, director of enrollment management. Abakah is Ghanaian with several years of […]

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In the News: Ghana in Business Because; Chapman in Bangkok Post; Barnidge in The Hill; Cross on China TV

In the News: Ghana in Business Because; Chapman in Bangkok Post; Barnidge in The Hill; Cross on China TV

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Ghana’s Sanders on Business Schools in Africa Webster Ghana’s new director, Christa Sanders, is quoted throughout the recent Business Because, “Business Schools Gain Ground in Africa.” “There is a scarcity of well-trained business leaders to address the many challenges facing the continent to date,” says […]

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In the News: Akande on Voice of America; Cross on social media in Ferguson; Ghana/WSJ story; Peaceful protest covered

In the News: Akande on Voice of America; Cross on social media in Ferguson; Ghana/WSJ story; Peaceful protest covered

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Akande on Ebola’s Impact on West African Economies In a recent interview with Voice of America, Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology and professor of economics, discussed how the Ebola virus is hurting economies in West Africa. “The economic […]

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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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From Albania to Uzbekistan: Resources for international students during orientation

From Albania to Uzbekistan: Resources for international students during orientation

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Multicultural Center and International Student Affairs (MCISA) office has been working hard to prepare for the upcoming arrival of new international students on campus. This fall we are expecting new students from Albania, Austria, Bahamas, Brazil, China, Colombia, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guinea, India, Japan, Republic of Korea, Mongolia, Nepal, Nigeria, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, […]

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Sanders Named Interim Director for Webster Ghana

Sanders Named Interim Director for Webster Ghana

| August 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Christa Sanders has been named the interim director of Webster University’s campus in Accra. She currently serves as associate director of NYU Accra, New York University’s study abroad program in Ghana. She will start her new position at Webster Sept. 1. “We are excited that Professor Sanders will be joining Webster University and lead our […]

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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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