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Walker Speaker Series ‘Women in Leadership’ Panel Packs the Commons

Walker Speaker Series ‘Women in Leadership’ Panel Packs the Commons

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Walker Speaker Series welcomed Maxine Clark, Build-A-Bear Workshop founder, and Kathleen (Kathy) Mazzarella MBA’02, chief executive officer and president of Graybar, who joined President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble for the “Women in Leadership” panel on March 19. Sharing their personal career experiences and offering insights on leadership, Stroble, Clark and Mazzarella spoke to the […]

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Snapshots: Teacher Recruitment Day connects School of Education students, alumni with local districts

Snapshots: Teacher Recruitment Day connects School of Education students, alumni with local districts

| March 23, 2015 | 2 Comments

More than 50 Webster students and recent alumni from the School of Education attended Teacher Recruitment Day on Thursday, March 12, to interview and network with representatives from local school districts. Over 25 employers were represented at the annual event held in Grant Gym on the University’s home campus in Webster Groves. The event is […]

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Snapshot: Webster LEADS Students Feed Vienna Homeless

Snapshot: Webster LEADS Students Feed Vienna Homeless

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last weekend, two Webster University students took it upon themselves to lend a helping hand to some of Vienna’s neediest residents. Ilian Scheutz and Matthias Smolej, both members of the Webster LEADS student leadership program, spent the weekend volunteering at the International Mathematics Competition hosted by Webster Vienna. The event brought quite a crowd to campus: 220 competitors, accompanied […]

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Webster Vienna Hosts Math Competition with Teens from 42 International Schools

Webster Vienna Hosts Math Competition with Teens from 42 International Schools

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Vienna campus was host to an international mathematics competition for students age 14-16 during the weekend of March 13-15. The competition was organized by the International Schools Math Teachers Foundation (ISMTF), which holds three such competitions for different age groups per year. The founder of ISMTF is Webster Vienna professor and math program […]

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Snapshots: Vienna hosts ‘Babies Club’ for expat parents, parents-to-be

Snapshots: Vienna hosts ‘Babies Club’ for expat parents, parents-to-be

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University welcomed the Vienna Babies Club (VBC) to the Vienna campus on March 10 for an educational evening, which included a presentation and a panel discussion comprised of local educators and VBC parents. Over 65 VBC members gained firsthand knowledge about the Austrian educational system and schooling options for their bilingual children. The VBC […]

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Students Arrive for Global Student Leadership Summit, Tour St. Louis

Students Arrive for Global Student Leadership Summit, Tour St. Louis

| March 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

As a signature event of the University’s Centennial celebration, from March 10-13, 2015, 30 student leaders from throughout the worldwide network of Webster University campuses will gather on the home campus in St. Louis to discuss leadership and advocacy for the Global Student Leadership Summit. The Summit will provide a unique opportunity for Webster University […]

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Financial Aid Snapshots: FAFSA Frenzy, National Financial Aid Day Student Winner

Financial Aid Snapshots: FAFSA Frenzy, National Financial Aid Day Student Winner

| March 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Financial Aid team hosted a successful FAFSA Frenzy event on Sunday, Feb. 22, the second year for the event. The Financial Aid team assisted a dozen students and their families as they visited campus to learn more about completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Additional FAFSA completion events were […]

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‘Women of Color’ Panel Draws Local Community, Leaders to Webster

‘Women of Color’ Panel Draws Local Community, Leaders to Webster

| March 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

As part of the several events surrounding Black History Month, Webster’s Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Engagement hosted the panel discussion “Conversations on Rethinking Possible…Women of Color Leading the Way” on Feb. 18 in the East Academic Building. Nicole Roach, associate vice president of Diversity Inclusion & Community Engagement, served as moderator for the […]

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Snapshot: Soprano Christine Brewer Concludes Weeklong Department of Music Residency

Snapshot: Soprano Christine Brewer Concludes Weeklong Department of Music Residency

| February 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Grammy-award winning soprano Christine Brewer‘s week of lessons, master classes, and a final concert with vocal students as visiting professor in the Department of Music in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts concluded on Feb. 20. During her residency at Webster University, Brewer met with more than 25 students, ranging from freshman through graduate, conducting […]

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#GorlokLove: The Gorlok Spreads Happy Valentines

#GorlokLove: The Gorlok Spreads Happy Valentines

| February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Valentine’s Day is not until Saturday, but the Gorlok celebrated a day early for students on the Webster Groves campus. Cupid and the Gorlok were busy this morning leaving sweet treats for the Webster University community around Webster Groves. About 50 balloons were scattered around campus attached to chocolate Gorloks and a Valentine’s card asking […]

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