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Webster University Shares Centennial Pride, Community Connections in July 4 Parade

Webster University Shares Centennial Pride, Community Connections in July 4 Parade

| July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s participation in Independence Day celebrations included one of the largest festivals in the St. Louis region, Webster Groves Community Days. The University was again a gold sponsor of the annual festival, held July 2-4. A major part of the event is the annual Community Days parade through Webster Groves held on Saturday, July […]

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Bestselling Author Michael Klare Discusses Energy Security at Webster Vienna

Bestselling Author Michael Klare Discusses Energy Security at Webster Vienna

| July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster Vienna was recently host to a presentation by distinguished New York Times-bestseller author Michael Klare, “Climate, Geography, and Technology: the Changing Parameters of Energy Security.” Klare has written extensively about the changing nature of energy security. Originally, the term “energy security” referred to the protection of oil deliveries from supplier nations to consumer nations, […]

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Worth the Wait: Webster honored for support of Guard and Reserve

Worth the Wait: Webster honored for support of Guard and Reserve

| June 29, 2015 | 2 Comments

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, try, try, try, try, try, and try again. That’s what FBI agent and Webster alumnus Bob Schure did. Besides keeping the country safe, he also is the award coordinator for the Missouri chapter of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR). ESGR is an office […]

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Vienna Bids Farewell but Not Goodbye to Arthur Hirsh

Vienna Bids Farewell but Not Goodbye to Arthur Hirsh

| June 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Over 90 colleagues and friends gathered June 24 to commemorate the tenure of Arthur Hirsh, who has stepped down after 15 years as director of Webster University’s Vienna campus. Hirsh announced his decision in December. President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster opened the event with a video message. “I know how much Webster Vienna […]

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Geneva Students in ‘Innovation and the Arts’ Cluster Visit Renowned Art Basel

Geneva Students in ‘Innovation and the Arts’ Cluster Visit Renowned Art Basel

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

This month Webster University students in Geneva experienced the world’s most important modern and contemporary art fair. On Saturday, June 20, students enrolled in “Current Art” (ARHS 2200) and “Basic Digital Photography” (PHOT 1010) visited Art Basel, which brings together around 300 galleries from all over the world each year, drawing huge crowds of dealers […]

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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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Snapshots: Austrian Marshall Plan symposium at Webster for 1st time

Snapshots: Austrian Marshall Plan symposium at Webster for 1st time

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the first time, the Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation held its annual symposium at Webster University’s Vienna campus, where thought leaders discussed the significance of transatlantic relations in general and current issues in particular. Marc Bittner began the June 10 event discussing a survey conducted in Austria, indicating that while support for increased cooperation with the United […]

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Snapshots: Major General highlights leadership at San Antonio commencement 2015

Snapshots: Major General highlights leadership at San Antonio commencement 2015

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University graduates from San Antonio-area campus locations recently celebrated at a commencement ceremony in the Grand Banquet Hall located on the picturesque grounds of the St. George Marionite Center. This year’s ceremony in the city known to many as “Military, USA” took on extra significance as Maj. Gen. LaWarren Patterson, deputy commanding general, Operations/Chief […]

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Snapshot: Opera master class with diction coach Erie Mills

Snapshot: Opera master class with diction coach Erie Mills

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Famed opera star and diction coach Erie Mills led a master class with vocal students from the Department of Music in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts on Monday. This master class in English diction has become an annual event for Mills, who is in St. Louis each summer as diction coach at Opera […]

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[Video] Webster Thailand Students Explore Bangkok During Orientation

[Video] Webster Thailand Students Explore Bangkok During Orientation

| May 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University Thailand welcomed new students for the 2015 summer term recently with a student orientation program May 16-17. In addition to providing students with an opportunity to meet their new classmates, the session also included a tour of Bangkok that took in some of the city’s favorite tourist sites and activities. The tour was […]

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