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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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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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Webster’s Outcomes Survey for Spring 1 Graduates

Webster’s Outcomes Survey for Spring 1 Graduates

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

To gather important data about the outcomes of our graduates, the Office of Institutional Effectiveness needs your help in encouraging recent graduates to complete the Webster University Outcomes Survey. The Outcomes Survey is delivered via email to recent graduates worldwide approximately four to eight weeks after each term’s graduation date. The survey asks recent graduates […]

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Snapshots: Sun Shines for Annual Alumni Association Easter Egg Hunt

Snapshots: Sun Shines for Annual Alumni Association Easter Egg Hunt

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Alumni Association held its Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4 on the Quad at the home campus, with sunshine and warming temps making the day even more festive for the hundreds in attendance. The Easter Egg Hunt has been an annual tradition for the Alumni Office for the last 15 […]

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Webster Nursing Program Receives $100k Grant from Hearst Foundations

Webster Nursing Program Receives $100k Grant from Hearst Foundations

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The William Randolph Hearst Foundations’ Health Funding Priority awarded a grant of $100,000 to Webster University’s nursing program. The funds will aid in hiring two faculty members who will teach full-time while pursuing a DNP (Doctor of Nursing Practice) or PhD in nursing. Hearst Foundations funding will provide tuition reimbursement and additional funds toward degree […]

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Webster Geneva Alum Founds Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai

Webster Geneva Alum Founds Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

A trio of Webster University alumni is working to expand educational opportunities in Dubai. Webster Geneva alumnus Omar Danial (BA ’91, MBA ’97) and longtime donor has founded a Swiss International Scientific School (SISD) there, scheduled to open in September 2015. Recognized as one of the most successful business developers, investment managers and entrepreneurs in […]

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Webster Faculty, Alumni Win Saint Louis Theatre Circle Awards

Webster Faculty, Alumni Win Saint Louis Theatre Circle Awards

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Several outstanding Webster University community members were recipients of Saint Louis Theatre Circle Awards, including Jeffrey Carter, Department of Music chair in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts, who won the Outstanding Musical Director award. Carter was recognized for his work as musical director of Bonnie & Clyde at New Line Theatre in St. […]

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4th Annual ‘Briefs’ LGBT Plays Festival Features Work of Webster Alumni, Faculty, Students

4th Annual ‘Briefs’ LGBT Plays Festival Features Work of Webster Alumni, Faculty, Students

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

The work of Webster University alumni, students and professors will be on display at the 2015 Briefs: A Festival of Short LGBT Plays on March 27-29 at the Rialto Ballroom in Grand Center. Co-produced by That Uppity Theatre Company and Vital Voice Media, the festival is in its fourth year and has attracted national attention. […]

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The Ampersand Wins Gold in Columbia Scholastic Press Association Awards

The Ampersand Wins Gold in Columbia Scholastic Press Association Awards

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University has taken home gold. The Ampersand, a magazine produced by students in Webster’s School of Communications, received the Gold Crown Award in the College Magazine Category at the Columbia Scholastic Press Association’s 2015 Crown Awards. Winners were selected from 1,203 eligible digital, print newspapers, magazines and yearbooks published during the 2013-2014 academic year. […]

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Around Webster: Visionary Awards; Brutschin’s conflict research; Barnidge’s Pakistan workshop; Ehrhard student employment coordinator

Around Webster: Visionary Awards; Brutschin’s conflict research; Barnidge’s Pakistan workshop; Ehrhard student employment coordinator

| March 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments for members of the Webster University community include: Pollock, Nadal MA ’75 Named 2015 Visionary Award Winners Kelly Pollock, adjunct faculty member, and Cecilia Nadal (MA ’75), were among the seven women recognized for the 2015 Saint Louis Visionary Awards. Pollock, executive director of COCA, was honored as Outstanding Arts […]

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