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Snapshots: ‘December Toast’ Salutes Mid-Year Graduates

| December 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

A new tradition was born Thursday night at Webster University, one inspired by the values and achievements of students throughout this global university: A “December Toast” to celebrate Webster’s mid-year graduates. Although academic calendars follow the customary fall-to-spring cycle, and the majority of students complete their degree at the end of the academic year in […]

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Webster Women Honored at 2012 YWCA Leaders Lunch

| December 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

University President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster are proud to congratulate ten Webster women who have made outstanding contributions to the University, and who joined the ranks of more than 100 women honored at the 32nd annual YWCA Leaders Lunch Dec. 6. The Leader Lunch aims to enhance the awareness, understanding and appreciation of […]

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Happy Holidays from Webster University

| December 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Happy holidays from Webster University! Webster University community members should have received the annual worldwide holiday card from President Beth Stroble and Provost and Senior Vice President Julian Schuster in their inboxes Dec. 6-7, including an embedded link for the video greeting below. Friends, colleagues and students at all of our campus locations: Share the […]

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Webster to Develop Partnership with Top-10 Russian University, South Ural State

| December 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Representatives from one of Russia’s largest universities were on campus to visit Webster University and enter into a Memorandum of Understanding, the goal of which is to work together to explore areas of cooperation between the two institutions. Possible collaborative projects include exchanges of students and faculty, joint research, and the development of joint international […]

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Geena Davis Visits Webster, Challenges Gender Stereotyping for Children

| November 29, 2012 | 2 Comments

The Webster University community turned out to pack the East Academic Building Rooms 253/262 Nov. 29 for an Academy Award-winning actress. Geena Davis was on campus for the screening of a Webster University School of Communications-produced public service announcement around a project with her Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media. The PSA produced by […]

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Open Doors Report: Webster Study Abroad a Top 10 Program

| November 15, 2012 | 2 Comments

Webster University’s Study Abroad program has received another prestigious recognition: A ranking in the top 10 for long-term study abroad participation and first in Midwest. According to the Institute of International Education’s annual “Open Doors Report,” just released, Webster’s long-term study abroad programs rank in the top 10 among all U.S. master’s degree-granting institutions, and […]

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Webster Ecology Class Researches Pollution at Kiefer Creek

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

By outward appearance, Kiefer Creek is a clear, gurgling Ozark stream, the kind that begs visitors to take their shoes off and go wading. But looks can be deceiving. The west St. Louis County stream often carries high levels of bacterial contamination, a situation that environmental organizations as well as concerned area residents would like […]

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U.S. Ambassador Fields Student Questions during Webster Vienna Visit

| November 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University Vienna was honored to have U.S. Ambassador to Austria William Eacho on campus to speak Nov. 8 on issues related to the U.S presidential election. The ambassador talked on a broad range of topics, including how the results of the U.S. general election would affect U.S. foreign policy, electoral demographics and the role […]

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Daniel Webster Society Dinner Celebrates University Donors, Honors Marilyn Fox

Daniel Webster Society Dinner Celebrates University Donors, Honors Marilyn Fox

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University leaders and donors gathered Nov. 7 for the annual Daniel Webster Society dinner at the Ritz Carlton. On the menu: good cheer, a celebration of Webster, and vivid examples of just how important their support is to this global university. The society honored longtime supporter and University board member Marilyn Fox with the […]

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Webster Alumni Leaders Connect in Vienna & Prague

Webster Alumni Leaders Connect in Vienna & Prague

| November 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

What do a professional wrestler/family counselor, an entrepreneur, a magician and a hospital administrator have in common? They lead Webster University Alumni Chapters in various cities around the world. This diverse group and others came together Oct. 18-25 for Webster University’s 12th Annual Alumni Leaders Conference in Vienna and Prague. The conference facilitates interaction between […]

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