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Webster Launches ‘Glimpse’ Digital Alumni Publication

Webster Launches ‘Glimpse’ Digital Alumni Publication

| July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Alumni Relations department has launched Glimpse, a new digital publication for Webster University alumni. Glimpse’s online, interactive format offers important advantages over print. Not only are digital publications more environmentally friendly and economical than print, but they also allow slideshows, video and enhanced content to be included in stories. In addition, they allow for […]

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Over 100 Pieces of Public Art in Emerson Library

Over 100 Pieces of Public Art in Emerson Library

| July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

The artwork in Emerson Library now numbers over 100 pieces and features paintings, drawings, sculptures, etchings, posters and more, which have been selected from the University’s extensive art collection and installed by the Department of Art, Design and Art History and the university’s Public Art Council. A recent installation includes a unique fundraising  chair designed […]

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Recruiting Visit Shows Students Expanding Accounting Firm

Recruiting Visit Shows Students Expanding Accounting Firm

| July 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

This month Webster University students received a firsthand look at a growing accounting firm in the midst of a merger. On Thursday, June 25, several students attended the BDO (formally Stone Carlie) Open House and Recruiting Event, which featured Q & A with partners, recruiters and associates, tour of the newly renovated offices, lunch at […]

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Snapshot: Webster Staff, Alumni Attend St. Louis Mosaic Project Event

Snapshot: Webster Staff, Alumni Attend St. Louis Mosaic Project Event

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University alumni and staff attended St. Louis Mosaic Project’s Partners for Prosperity event on June 15. The event celebrated individuals and corporations who are helping transform St. Louis into the fastest growing major metropolitan area for immigration. Attending were International Admissions coordinator Janka Ribando, Corporate Partnership Engagement & Internships director Rebecca Spear, employment services […]

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In the News: Stroble, Schuster in Austrian biz feature; Sargent’s influence in theatre; Schubert on ISIS

In the News: Stroble, Schuster in Austrian biz feature; Sargent’s influence in theatre; Schubert on ISIS

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent news media coverage involving Webster University community members includes: Stroble, Schuster, Webster Vienna Featured in ‘Format,’ Austrian Business Magazine A feature in the latest issue of Format, one of Austria’s top business magazines, interviews President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster on a range of topics, including Webster University’s centennial, its global […]

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Vienna Guests Share Stories of Immigrant Entrepreneurship in Austria

Vienna Guests Share Stories of Immigrant Entrepreneurship in Austria

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Starting a business may seem like a daunting task under any circumstance, especially in a heavily regulated market such as Austria. For immigrant entrepreneurs, that challenge is magnified. Webster Vienna hosted five foreign-origin entrepreneurs to discuss that very topic at the recent “ImmiPreneurs” — Immi(grant) (Entre)Preneurs — Business Breakfast. The breakfast was part of the […]

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Alumnus Maj. Gen. Hughes (MA ’95) Delivers Fort Leavenworth Keynote

Alumnus Maj. Gen. Hughes (MA ’95) Delivers Fort Leavenworth Keynote

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Almost 150 graduate candidates from Webster University’s Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, campus location were honored as part of a joint graduation ceremony held Wednesday, June 10. As one of three schools participating in the joint ceremony, the installation graduated over 215 students with accredited associates, undergraduate and graduate degrees. Webster University conferred 147 degrees in seven […]

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Centennial Event Connects Trustees, Vienna Alumni, Advisory Board

Centennial Event Connects Trustees, Vienna Alumni, Advisory Board

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

June 8 was the occasion for another Webster University centennial event in a historic setting: A networking event in the Vienna city center, where members of the Webster University board of trustees, the Vienna campus advisory board, and several alumni had the opportunity to exchange insights and reflections from Webster’s past and future. The event […]

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School of Education ‘Transformative Learning’ Conference June 11-12 Honors Centennial Educator SL Eschen

School of Education ‘Transformative Learning’ Conference June 11-12 Honors Centennial Educator SL Eschen

| June 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

As part of Webster University’s Centennial celebration, the School of Education will host the conference, “Educators as Agents of Change Through Transformative Learning and Leadership,” June 11-12 in the East Academic Building’s Edward Jones Commons. The conference will feature panel discussions on urban school change and transformative learning. Conference activities will also include two distinguished […]

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Sibling Brains: STEAM Workshop with Webster Groves blends art, science approaches to problem-solving

Sibling Brains: STEAM Workshop with Webster Groves blends art, science approaches to problem-solving

| May 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University and the Webster Groves School District are again partnering for a fascinating two-day workshop that brings left and right brain together, immersing St. Louis area teachers, professors and advanced students in hands-on problem solving exercises based on Next Generation Education Standards. Held June 2-3 at Webster Groves High School, STEAM 2015 will blend […]

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