Webster University faculty and staff gathered at the home campus May 14 for the annual Faculty and Staff Recognition Breakfast. Here are a few snapshots from the event. If you would like to have a particular photo from the breakfast, contact Marianne Kirk at email@example.com.
Webster Army ROTC student Jane McKibben recently received her commission in the U.S. Army and proudly pinned on her “butter bars,” becoming a second lieutenant in a ROTC ceremony. The newly commissioned 2nd Lt. McKibben, who graduated last week from Webster University with a BA in International Relations, was among 16 ROTC graduates to be [...]
Want to make a difference or learn about ways to get involved in improving campus sustainability? Join the monthly Sustainability Coalition meeting to discuss opportunities, challenges, accomplishments and events that shape sustainability on our campus and in our community. At each meeting, we address a relevant issue or topic that the Coalition can assist in [...]
Faculty and academic partners from throughout the world of Webster will gather shortly to learn and share in the Global Citizenship Program (GCP) Collaboratory. This year’s event is scheduled for May 20, 21 and 22, in the East Academic Building, on the Home Campus in Webster Groves. This year’s Keynote Speaker is Kristine LaLonde. For [...]
As the home campus prepares for guests for Commencement weekend, the country flags in front of Webster Hall were replaced on Saturday, May 4. The flags represent the current top 20 native countries of Webster’s students around the globe. Flags are from these countries, flown in order from west (nearer Plymouth Ave.) to east (nearer [...]
Congratulations and thanks to Webster students, faculty and staff who recycle year-round. At the conclusion of the Recyclemania Tournament on March 31, Webster University recovered a total of 91,331 pounds of recyclable material, 4,920 pounds of organic material, and 7,520 pounds of electronics. Chief financial officer Greg Gunderson praised Webster’s Recyclemania performance: “Webster’s students live [...]
Since December, pedestrians on the home campus in Webster Groves have experienced the result of the renovation of the Webster Hall courtyard, completed over winter break back when temperatures were cold and snow was frequent. Now with the days turning warmer and longer, a signature feature of the courtyard is getting more moments in the [...]
Sixteen students and five student organizations were recognized last week for outstanding leadership. The annual student leadership awards ceremony, held April 26 in the University Center’s Sunnen Lounge, celebrated the leadership and accomplishments achieved by Webster student organizations and individual student leaders throughout the 2012-2013 academic year. Awards are given out in a large number [...]
Heading in to Spring II finals and May graduation ceremonies, Webster University students took to the Quad on the home campus to enjoy the warm temperatures on the last day of April. Sights and sounds on a sunny day included a used book sale, student groups outreach, and just kicking back.
The annual High School Programming Challenge again brought outstanding student programmers to Webster University on Saturday, April 20. Forty-five students from nine St. Louis area high schools showcased their programming skills during the three-hour contest. Fourteen teams competed in the object-oriented division, programming in either C++ or Java, and five teams competed in the web [...]