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Students Create Action Plan, Celebrate Centennial at Day 3 of Global Summit

Students Create Action Plan, Celebrate Centennial at Day 3 of Global Summit

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, March 12, the 29 participants in the Global Student Leadership Summit spent the morning engaging in a case study simulation, coordinated by John Buck, associate dean of students and coordinator of the WebsterLEADS program. After two energizer activities, the group engaged in the Trading Game simulation highlighting the motivation of intentionally pursuing self-interest […]

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Students Assess Leadership Strengths, Talents at Day 2 of Global Summit

Students Assess Leadership Strengths, Talents at Day 2 of Global Summit

| March 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Wednesday, the 29 participants in the Global Student Leadership Summit spent the day learning more about their strengths and how to use their talents to achieve success as leaders, with keynote speaker Lori Stohs, a professional consultant with more than 17 years of experience in strategic planning; organizational performance consulting; executive, team and individual […]

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Centennial Scholarship Established for Incoming Freshmen

Centennial Scholarship Established for Incoming Freshmen

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Beginning this fall, new freshmen at Webster University can qualify for up to $3,000 per year in scholarships. This program is part of a new $25 million endowed scholarship established for  Webster University’s Centennial celebration this year. The new award, The Webster University Centennial Scholarship, is being granted to students on the Webster Groves home […]

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Vienna Centennial Lecture: Good Corporate Practice and Investigating Misdeeds

Vienna Centennial Lecture: Good Corporate Practice and Investigating Misdeeds

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster Vienna campus welcomed Hon. Eugene Sullivan, former Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals, for a Centennial Lecture, “Investigating Alleged Misdeeds: Good Corporate Practice” on Thursday, Jan. 29. Sullivan’s visit was part of the series of events celebrating Webster University’s Centennial anniversary at campuses around the globe. Sullivan enthralled the audience with […]

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Bookstore’s Centennial Shop Offers Centennial Merchandise in Store, Online

Bookstore’s Centennial Shop Offers Centennial Merchandise in Store, Online

| February 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Bookstore has a special Centennial Shop with an assortment of merchandise available for purchase to celebrate Webster’s centennial. Items branded with the Centennial logo — shirts, pennants, keychains, mugs and more — are available both in-store and online. To see the items online, visit this direct link in the online store. In-store […]

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Webster University Fight Song Contest Now Open

Webster University Fight Song Contest Now Open

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

As part of the year-long Centennial celebration, Webster University is hosting a Fight Song Contest open to Webster University faculty, staff, students and alumni. Celebrating 100 years and counting, the creation of a first-ever Fight Song will represent the mission of our university in the 21st century. We invite you to submit your fight song […]

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Abolition in German Missouri, Niche Blogging, Art and the City: Faculty ‘Talks of the Century’ Feb. 2

Abolition in German Missouri, Niche Blogging, Art and the City: Faculty ‘Talks of the Century’ Feb. 2

| January 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The next Centennial Faculty Talks of the Century will be Monday, Feb. 2, from 7-8:30 p.m., featuring Webster University faculty members Brad Loudenback, Julia Griffey and Kristen Anderson. Hosted in the Library Conference Room, the three faculty members will present their talks in separate 25-minute segments with post-talk discussion. Brad Loudenback: ‘Collages of Central and Eastern European […]

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Submit Your Suggestions for the Centennial Time Capsule

Submit Your Suggestions for the Centennial Time Capsule

| January 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Centennial Committee is looking for suggestions from all Webster students, faculty, staff, alumni, parents and friends about what should be placed in the Centennial Time Capsule. What would you like to see in a time capsule that will be opened in 25 years? The time capsule will be buried during a special […]

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Century of Defining Moments: Pre-order the centennial book at 20% off by Jan. 31

Century of Defining Moments: Pre-order the centennial book at 20% off by Jan. 31

| December 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Updated Dec. 8, 2014, with extended deadline and onilne form link Looking for the perfect gift for your fellow Gorlok? Pre-order the Centennial book, “Webster University: A Century of Defining Moments,” before Jan. 31 and get the book at 20 percent off! Reserving a copy is easy through this online form. (If you prefer, you […]

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Snapshots: Sisters of Loretto Founders’ Progressive Dinner

Snapshots: Sisters of Loretto Founders’ Progressive Dinner

| November 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Centennial Committee and the Sisters of Loretto hosted a “Founders’ Progressive Dinner” in Schroer Commons on the grounds of Eden Theological Seminary, on Saturday, Nov. 1 to commemorate this important date in history of Webster. Nov. 1 was the date in 1915 that the cornerstone of All Saints Chapel (now Winifred Moore Auditorium) […]

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