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United Nations Head Gives Webster Geneva 2015 Commencement Speech

United Nations Head Gives Webster Geneva 2015 Commencement Speech

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the centennial year of a global university in one of the world’s most international cities, Webster University Geneva welcomed the perfect guest to its commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 9. Michael Møller, acting Director-General of the United Nations office in Geneva (UNOG), delivered the keynote address at the invitation of Webster Geneva director Clementina […]

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Global Perspective: MHA/MBA grad’s story reflects Webster’s international connections

Global Perspective: MHA/MBA grad’s story reflects Webster’s international connections

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

As commencement ceremonies take place this weekend and through the summer at Webster University campuses around the world, there are truly thousands of stories about how each of this year’s 6,574 graduates from 110 countries came to, and succeeded at, Webster University. One of them is India native Debhuti Roy, a student leader who came […]

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Tau Sigma Inducts 79 into Transfer Student Honor Society

Tau Sigma Inducts 79 into Transfer Student Honor Society

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Delta Upsilon chapter of Tau Sigma inducted 79 new members into the transfer student honor society during a ceremony held May 1. The national honor society, which recognizes the outstanding academic achievement of transfer students, has chapters at more than 100 universities across the country. Debbie Psihountas, director of the MBA program and […]

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University Center Summer Hours May 8-Aug. 14

University Center Summer Hours May 8-Aug. 14

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The University Center at the Webster University home campus will implement its summer hours of operation May 8 – Aug. 14, 2015. Upper Level Regular Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Saturday – Sunday, closed Dates with Adjusted Hours: Friday, May 8: 7:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. Saturday, May 9 (Commencement): Closed […]

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Graduating Senior McDowell to Compete for Miss Missouri Title

Graduating Senior McDowell to Compete for Miss Missouri Title

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

As graduating Webster students prepare for Commencement, the stress of finals week will be replaced by the stress of job searches and moves. Kristen McDowell, a senior graduating with a special education degree in the School of Education, has already been hired at an area school district for a teaching job this fall, but that […]

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Carpenter Honored with Student Organization Advisor Award

Carpenter Honored with Student Organization Advisor Award

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s School of Communications professor Debra Carpenter was honored at the 22nd Annual Student Leadership Awards Ceremony on April 24. Carpenter was presented with the Student Organization Advisor Award for her work with the Webster chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA). The Student Organization Advisor Award is presented annually to […]

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Commencement, Rain or Shine: Rain Plan for May 9 Ceremonies

Commencement, Rain or Shine: Rain Plan for May 9 Ceremonies

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s 96th Commencement ceremonies are scheduled for Saturday, May 9, at The Muny in Forest Park. The processional and main ceremony will be streamed live at webster.edu/live. Information about the ceremonies, including any weather-related changes on the day of the event, can be found at the commencement site at webster.edu/commencement. The Muny is a […]

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Ethical Practice, Quality Care: National Nurses Week May 6-12

Ethical Practice, Quality Care: National Nurses Week May 6-12

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

National Nurses Week is May 6-12, 2015, and the College of Arts & Sciences at Webster University is proud to honor its nurses — faculty and students — for the critical role they play in supporting the health of our communities. In recognition of the impact ethical nursing practice has on patient outcomes and the quality […]

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Snapshot: Students Present at Edward Jones Internship Showcase

Snapshot: Students Present at Edward Jones Internship Showcase

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

On April 29, Webster University students Jessica Buehne, Brittni Brown, Dorothy Jackson and Fadil Hodzic presented at the Edward Jones Internship Showcase at the corporate headquarters in St. Louis.  The students presented their experiences, suggestions for improvement and answered questions from Edward Jones executives, team leaders and career services professionals from the area. Students received […]

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MA in New Media Production Responds to Demand for Creative, Technical Storytelling

MA in New Media Production Responds to Demand for Creative, Technical Storytelling

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

As the technology in media communications changes, practitioners who can adapt quickly and produce content on a variety of digital platforms are in demand with employers. A team of full-time School of Communications faculty recognized the need for a different kind of master’s degree – one that could help sharpen the production skills students already […]

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