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Webster University Partners with Mexico’s CETYS University

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University has entered into a partnership with Mexicali, Mexico-based CETYS University that will allow both institutions to develop a close long-term working relationship and to pursue initiatives of mutual interest, including teaching and research in the areas of engineering, humanities, communications, education, psychology and business. Cooperation between Webster and CETYS could take various forms, […]

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Webster Biology Student Named to Prestigious Fellowship

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

It seemed like a routine class needed for a bachelor’s degree in biology. But for Samantha Powers, it was a life-changing course. Powers, a junior at Webster University, was named as one of only 15 students in the United States granted a Student Undergraduate Research Fellowship from the American Society of Plant Biologists (ASPB). She […]

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Register for 2nd Annual Sustainability Conference, April 12-13

| March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 2013 Webster University Sustainability Conference is less than four weeks away, and an engaging lineup of speakers, panelists and presentations has been lined up for the two-day event, April 12-13 on Webster’s home campus in Webster Groves. Planning to Attend? Register in Advance Attendance is free for Webster University students, faculty and staff ($5 […]

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Webster Offers Military Tuition Assistance Protection (MTAP) Plan

| March 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University seeks to continue serving our military students who have suffered from sequestration budget cuts in TA by offering replacement funds for all Webster University students eligible to receive Department of Defense Tuition Assistance whose TA has been suspended.  Webster University’s Tuition Assistance Protection Program (MTAP) provides TA relief effective immediately. Military services suspended […]

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Best for Vets: Walker School Ranks in Top 10

| March 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Military Times magazine has just released its first Best for Vets: Business Schools survey rankings, and Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology scored admirably, coming in seventh among 62 business schools across the country. To create the rankings, Military Times looked at academic support, student services and campus culture at the […]

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Webster Vienna’s ‘Under the Radar’ Animation Symposium Draws International Crowd

| March 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Holger Lang, junior research faculty member in the Department of Media/Communications at Webster University Vienna, held the Vienna campus’ second animation symposium in late February in Raum D/quartier 21 at Museumsquartier. The title of the event was “Under-the-Radar.” An international group of animation experts presented fascinating examples of animation films. They were available for discussion, […]

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Webster Geneva Students Attract Sterling Lineup to 18th Annual Humanitarian Conference

| February 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 18th annual Webster University International Humanitarian Conference brought together another diverse lineup of INGO leaders, academics and humanitarian experts this week in Geneva. Hosted by Webster’s campus in Geneva, the conference has become a highly regarded event in the international capital. After Webster Geneva director Robert Spencer and College of Arts & Sciences dean […]

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Cuban Professor to Teach at Webster as Part of MOU with University of Havana

| February 18, 2013 | 1 Comment

Webster University has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the University of Havana in Cuba, in a partnership that opens the way to explore several planned activities, including a visit to Webster this spring by Raul Rodriguez, Deputy Director of the University of Havana’s Center for the Study of Hemispheric Relations and the United […]

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Vienna Visitor: ‘So You Want to Be in Show Business?’

| February 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s campus in Vienna hosted visiting lecturer Lana Veenker, Feb. 12, speaking on “The Business of Show Business.” Veenker is an American casting director and producer who has worked in show business for more than 25 years. Her lecture was targeted to students seeking insights for careers in in television, film and new media. […]

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Classroom Production House: Video students produce for clients on and off campus

| February 14, 2013 | 1 Comment

Once students graduate into the working world, class projects are replaced by client meetings. But for some students at Webster University, client meetings are already part of class. The School of Communications course, “Pro-Seminar in Video Production,” demands a work load, from client meetings to final projects, that mimics that of a professional video production […]

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