Webster University faculty and staff gathered at the home campus May 14 for the annual Faculty and Staff Recognition Breakfast. Here are a few snapshots from the event. If you would like to have a particular photo from the breakfast, contact Marianne Kirk at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Webster Army ROTC student Jane McKibben recently received her commission in the U.S. Army and proudly pinned on her “butter bars,” becoming a second lieutenant in a ROTC ceremony. The newly commissioned 2nd Lt. McKibben, who graduated last week from Webster University with a BA in International Relations, was among 16 ROTC graduates to be [...]
The 5th Annual Central Florida Delta Mu Delta induction ceremony was held in Winter Park, Fla. on May 3. Seventeen students from the Orlando metropolitan campus location and other Florida campus locations were inducted as members of Delta Mu Delta, Lambda Kappa Chapter, the international honor society in Business Administration. Campus directors from Ocala and [...]
As the home campus prepares for guests for Commencement weekend, the country flags in front of Webster Hall were replaced on Saturday, May 4. The flags represent the current top 20 native countries of Webster’s students around the globe. Flags are from these countries, flown in order from west (nearer Plymouth Ave.) to east (nearer [...]
Since December, pedestrians on the home campus in Webster Groves have experienced the result of the renovation of the Webster Hall courtyard, completed over winter break back when temperatures were cold and snow was frequent. Now with the days turning warmer and longer, a signature feature of the courtyard is getting more moments in the [...]
Heading in to Spring II finals and May graduation ceremonies, Webster University students took to the Quad on the home campus to enjoy the warm temperatures on the last day of April. Sights and sounds on a sunny day included a used book sale, student groups outreach, and just kicking back.
The annual High School Programming Challenge again brought outstanding student programmers to Webster University on Saturday, April 20. Forty-five students from nine St. Louis area high schools showcased their programming skills during the three-hour contest. Fourteen teams competed in the object-oriented division, programming in either C++ or Java, and five teams competed in the web [...]
Webster University President Beth Stroble, Provost and Senior Vice President Julian Schuster and other Webster faculty and administration welcomed executives from Commerce Bank and the William T. Kemper Foundation to the home campus on April 29 for the William T. Kemper Award for Excellence in Teaching luncheon. In the simplest terms, the Kemper Awards underline how [...]
Master storyteller and eight-time Emmy winner Bob Dotson, a Webster Groves native, returned home to speak to a packed room at Webster University Wednesday, April 24. He shared some feel-good stories about everyday people who succeed — not just on talent and hard work — but also with curiosity and imagination. He answered audience questions [...]
Webster University Provost and Senior Vice President Julian Schuster, associate vice presidents Carol Adams and Beth Russell, and senior director Karl Sterner joined colleagues at the Columbia metropolitan campus location this past week. They joined state directors and community relations coordinators meetings to develop strategies for enrollment and program growth. Additionally, they attended a student/faculty [...]