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5th Annual Sustainability Institute for Educators: ‘Empowering Young Citizens’ June 23-25

5th Annual Sustainability Institute for Educators: ‘Empowering Young Citizens’ June 23-25

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 5th annual Sustainability Institute for Educators, “Empowering Young Citizens for Sustainable Communities,” will take place June 23-25 at Mary Institute and Country Day School of St Louis (MICDS). Madison County of Illinois Green Schools has provided funds for scholarships. Any school or organization sending three or more participants will only pay half the fee […]

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2015 Rosita Awards Salute Outstanding Foreign Language Study

2015 Rosita Awards Salute Outstanding Foreign Language Study

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Each spring, the Department of International Languages and Cultures (ILC) in the Webster University College of Arts & Sciences recognizes two exemplary students with the Rosita Awards, a departmental scholarship created by professor emeritus Consuelo Gallagher in 1999. This year, the ILC had a record number of applicants with over 33 students eligible for the […]

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Career Planning Hosts Information Session with the CIA

Career Planning Hosts Information Session with the CIA

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students packed room 102 of the East Academic Building for the first “Careers with the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)” Information Session hosted by the Career Planning & Development Center on Thursday, April 9. The Midwest recruiter for the CIA traveled from Chicago to share information on the wide variety of internship and career opportunities available […]

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Leiden Alumna Profile: Lim puts Webster education to work for HBO Asia

Leiden Alumna Profile: Lim puts Webster education to work for HBO Asia

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University alumna Amanda Lim ’14 wasted no time putting her degree to work, where she soon realized the benefits of the technical, academic and cultural aspects of her Webster education. After her graduation at the Webster Leiden campus in May 2014, she booked a one-way flight back home to Singapore for a job interview […]

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The Journal: Student newspaper wins big at two regional journalism conferences

The Journal: Student newspaper wins big at two regional journalism conferences

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence Awards Staff members of The Journal, the Webster University student-produced print and online news publication, received 10 Mark of Excellence Awards at the Society of Professional Journalists Region 7 Spring Conference March 27-28. The 2014 Mark of Excellence Awards honor the best of collegiate journalism. Faculty advisor and […]

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Webster’s Howard Awarded SLIAC Post Graduate Scholarship

Webster’s Howard Awarded SLIAC Post Graduate Scholarship

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University student-athlete Jenny Howard was one of two St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) Post Graduate Scholarship award winners for 2015. The scholarship is based on a graduating student-athletes’ accomplishments both in and out of the classroom. The Post Graduate Scholarship awards the recipients a financial stipend towards their first year of graduate study. […]

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Community Invited to Make Public Art in Student-Run Mural Project

Community Invited to Make Public Art in Student-Run Mural Project

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster Groves and Webster University communities are invited to contribute to a giant chalk mural that will be displayed around town once completed. The community art project is being organized by Webster University students in the keystone seminar class “Plays and Concerts and Inks, Oh My!” which explores the role that art takes in […]

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Snapshots: Office of Corporate Partnerships Internship Fair connects 100 students with recruiters

Snapshots: Office of Corporate Partnerships Internship Fair connects 100 students with recruiters

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

More than 100 students took advantage of the April 8 internship fair hosted by Webster University’s Office of Corporate Partnerships, which connected Webster students with employers seeking to hire interns in a variety of industries. The students took the opportunity to speak with a dozen recruiters from areas such as finance, healthcare, information technology, marketing, […]

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Electrical Customer Substation Phase 2: Work, impact April 13-17

Electrical Customer Substation Phase 2: Work, impact April 13-17

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Work continues for construction of the new electrical customer substation on the Webster Groves campus, which is an important step for constructing the new Interdisciplinary Science Building. The following Phase 2 updates outline the local impact of work scheduled for April 13-17. Monday, April 13, and Tuesday, April 14: The contractor for the electrical customer […]

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Webster University, Lewis and Clark Community College Enter Nursing Education Agreement

Webster University, Lewis and Clark Community College Enter Nursing Education Agreement

| April 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

A new agreement between Lewis and Clark Community College and Webster University will assist Lewis and Clark (L&C) nursing graduates in continuing their education and obtaining their bachelor’s degrees. In 2010, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) issued a blueprint report outlining the future, entitled The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health (FON). One major […]

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