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Ken Freeman Named VP of Information Technology

Ken Freeman Named VP of Information Technology

| March 2, 2012 | 8 Comments

We are pleased to announce that William Kenneth (Ken) Freeman has been named vice president of Information Technology. Ken has nearly 30 years of experience in IT management working at such organizations as at IBM, UPS, Bank of America, Cigna Corp. and Monsanto. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from Herbert H. Lehman […]

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Webster Mourns Passing of Jacqueline Grennan Wexler

Webster Mourns Passing of Jacqueline Grennan Wexler

| January 20, 2012 | 11 Comments

Webster University mourns the passing of former president Jacqueline Grennan Wexler, a visionary leader who helped transform the then-Webster College into the university it is today. Here is the message sent to the Webster University community from President Beth Stroble: Colleagues, it is with deep sorrow that we mourn the loss of Webster alumna and […]

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Message from President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster

Message from President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster

| December 7, 2011 | 2 Comments

Dear Faculty, Staff and Students: As we continue to work together to advance the bold and visionary mission of Webster University, we want to update you on our recent progress and share Board of Trustees news. In Fall 2009 I introduced a pyramid metaphor to communicate the necessity of employing a systems perspective to address […]

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Webster Salutes U.S. Marine Corps on 236th Anniversary

Webster Salutes U.S. Marine Corps on 236th Anniversary

| November 10, 2011 | 0 Comments

Today Webster University salutes the men and women of the United States Marine Corps, its veterans and their families as this branch of the military honors its 236th anniversary. Webster President Beth Stroble saluted the occasion with a letter to Gen. James F. Amos, Commandant of the Marine Corps. From the time of the American […]

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Pilot Cohort of Global Leadership Academy Selected for 2012

Pilot Cohort of Global Leadership Academy Selected for 2012

| November 8, 2011 | 1 Comment

Last year President Beth Stroble announced the creation of the Webster Global Leadership Academy, a year-long program that will provide Webster employees with the tools to lead from where they are. As President Stroble noted in her announcement: “In this era of profound economic and environmental change and growing interdependence, a sustainable organization must invest […]

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Stroble Chairs U.S.-Indonesia Higher Ed Council Group

Stroble Chairs U.S.-Indonesia Higher Ed Council Group

| October 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

The U.S.-Indonesia Joint Council on Higher Education Partnership has invited Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble to serve as chairperson of its Institutional Partnerships Focus Group. Stroble will work with a core group of administrators from U.S. higher education institutions to develop strategies and an implementation plan for strengthening educational ties between the United […]

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Webster Salutes U.S. Navy on 236th Anniversary

Webster Salutes U.S. Navy on 236th Anniversary

| October 13, 2011 | 2 Comments

Today Webster University salutes the men and women of the United States Navy, its veterans and their families as this branch of the military honors its 236th anniversary. The U.S. Navy’s highly honored tradition of service, ranging from everyday feats to heroic efforts throughout the world, makes us truly grateful to be served and protected […]

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Webster University’s Study Abroad Programs Receive Special Recognition

Webster University’s Study Abroad Programs Receive Special Recognition

| September 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

A message from Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble: Dear Webster University Colleagues, U.S. News & World Report has released its annual “America’s Best Colleges” survey results, and I’m pleased to share that Webster University’s Study Abroad programs rank in the top 2 percent of the 1,600 colleges and universities surveyed. Webster is one […]

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Webster University to Participate in ACE Internationalization Laboratory

Webster University to Participate in ACE Internationalization Laboratory

| September 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

A message from President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster: In our Convocation remarks, we highlighted several ongoing initiatives and efforts which mark our progress toward achieving global academic and operational excellence. The Global Citizenship Program, new international partnerships, growing opportunities for graduate student study abroad, and the receipt of honors such as the ASIANetwork […]

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Message to Webster University Community from President Beth Stroble

Message to Webster University Community from President Beth Stroble

| September 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Dear Webster University Community, as we reflect on the events of 9/11/2001, I am reminded of the need to pause and remember over 2800 people from around the world who perished in the attack on that day, leaving family, friends, and colleagues with significant loss. I am especially mindful of this fall’s entering freshmen who […]

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