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Vocal Students Have Something To Sing About Following Central Division Competition

Vocal Students Have Something To Sing About Following Central Division Competition

| November 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Vocal students in the Webster University Department of Music ranked highly at the National Association of Teachers of Singing Central Division Auditions on Nov. 15-17 in Rock Island, Ill. This annual vocal competition gathered students and teachers from Illinois, Iowa and Missouri, including 20 Webster students and faculty members Carole Gaspar, Martha Hart, Debby Lennon […]

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21 Athletes Earn Spot on SLIAC Fall Academic Team

21 Athletes Earn Spot on SLIAC Fall Academic Team

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) has announced the members of the 2013 Fall All-Academic team. A total of 155 student-athletes within the SLIAC were named to the team, including 21 athletes from Webster University’s soccer and volleyball teams. In order to earn All-Academic Team honors, a student-athlete must hold a 3.5 cumulative grade […]

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Geneva Media Trends Conference 2014: Abstract Deadline Jan. 1

Geneva Media Trends Conference 2014: Abstract Deadline Jan. 1

| November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University Geneva will hold its fifth annual Media Trends Conference focusing on one of the most critical and all-pervasive topics of our time, “Media and The Invasion of Privacy,” on April 3-4, 2014. Two workshops will be offered, “Protecting Yourself from Cyber Crime” and “Protecting Freedom of Speech.” Keynote speakers are confirmed, including Christian […]

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Alumni Join Law Career Panel Discussion, Networking Event

Alumni Join Law Career Panel Discussion, Networking Event

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s College of Arts & Sciences, Office of Development and Career Services joined together on Tuesday, Nov. 12, to sponsor a panel discussion and networking event featuring Webster alumni. The event provided Webster students the opportunity to explore diverse career paths and industries associated with the law field, practice their networking skills with peers and […]

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Book Club Discussion: ‘Genome’ with Kim Kleinman Nov. 12

Book Club Discussion: ‘Genome’ with Kim Kleinman Nov. 12

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University Library will host a special book club discussion Tuesday, Nov. 12, at noon, joined by the Beginning to Commence First Year Seminar class. Professor Kim Kleinman, assistant director of Academic Advising and science historian, will lead the discussion of Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters by Matt Ridley. Among the […]

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Butler Named Midwest Metropolitan Regional Director

Butler Named Midwest Metropolitan Regional Director

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Office of Academic Affairs is pleased to announce that Cass Butler has been appointed regional director of the Midwest Metropolitan Region and director of the Kansas City, Mo., campus. She has more than 10 years experience in a variety of roles in higher education administration and leadership, including admissions, enrollment, corporate outreach and operations […]

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2013 Tuition Exchange, Inc. Lottery Winners

2013 Tuition Exchange, Inc. Lottery Winners

| October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Tuition Exchange, Inc., award grants the winning employees’ qualified dependents an opportunity to apply for an exclusive, full-tuition scholarship to more than 600 not-for-profit colleges and universities, representing 47 states, the District of Columbia, and several other countries. This year, Webster was able to select five winners of the 2013 Tuition Exchange, Inc. lottery. […]

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Sarasota Alumna Donates Scholarship in Honor of Influencial Professors

Sarasota Alumna Donates Scholarship in Honor of Influencial Professors

| October 8, 2013 | 1 Comment

Webster University’s Sarasota campus location announced a second scholarship provided by Kamala Prahl, longtime Sarasota-Manatee Human Resources Association (SHRA) member and Webster University alumna. The Beck, Vogel & Hamilton Scholarship is in honor of Margaret Beck, Ronald Hamilton and Heather Vogel, all adjunct professors of the Webster University George Herbert Walker School of Business & […]

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Snapshots: Cuban Hip Hop Duo Obsesión Share Their Passion for Music

Snapshots: Cuban Hip Hop Duo Obsesión Share Their Passion for Music

| October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

Members of the Cuban hip hop duo, Obsesión, Magia Lopez and Alexey Rodriguez, spoke to an overflow crowd Oct. 4 in the Emerson Library conference room as part of the artist lecture and forum on hip hop and Afro-Cuban culture. The event was sponsored by the Center for International Education, Global Education Cohort and Latin […]

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Free St. Louis Area Flu Vaccine Locations, Eden Seminary Oct. 11

Free St. Louis Area Flu Vaccine Locations, Eden Seminary Oct. 11

| October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The flu is a contagious illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the lungs, throat and nose. The flu affects millions of people each year and can lead to serious illness, or even death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the best way to prevent the flu is by getting vaccinated […]

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