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Holiday Card: Webster’s ‘Most Confusing Carolers’ Deck the Halls in Song

Holiday Card: Webster’s ‘Most Confusing Carolers’ Deck the Halls in Song

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Holidays greetings from Webster University and “The World’s Most Confusing Carolers!” Webster University community members, including alumni and friends, have begun receiving the annual worldwide holiday card from President Beth Stroble and Provost Julian Schuster in their email inboxes. If it hasn’t arrived already, the greeting from the President and Provost will be in your […]

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Lee-Johnson Scholarship for Immigrant and Refugee Women Established

Lee-Johnson Scholarship for Immigrant and Refugee Women Established

| December 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Yin Lam Lee-Johnson, assistant professor in Teaching English as a Second Language in the School of Education, established the Lee-Johnson Scholarship for Immigrant and Refugee Women in 2014 to help female students who originate from countries other than the U.S. The $1,000 scholarship aims to help immigrant and refugee women recognize the transformative power of […]

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Century of Defining Moments: Pre-order the centennial book at 20% off by Jan. 31

Century of Defining Moments: Pre-order the centennial book at 20% off by Jan. 31

| December 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Updated Dec. 8, 2014, with extended deadline and onilne form link Looking for the perfect gift for your fellow Gorlok? Pre-order the Centennial book, “Webster University: A Century of Defining Moments,” before Jan. 31 and get the book at 20 percent off! Reserving a copy is easy through this online form. (If you prefer, you […]

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Alumni Association Liaison Committee Holiday Concert Dec. 3

Alumni Association Liaison Committee Holiday Concert Dec. 3

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Alumni Association Liaison Committee is hosting its annual holiday concert and reception on Wednesday, Dec. 3, at the Loretto Center Chapel, which is located east of Webster University’s home campus at 590 East Lockwood Ave. This is a festive event to kick off the holiday season. The concert will begin at 12:15 p.m. We are […]

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Snapshot: Vienna students, alumni hear from Nestlé

Snapshot: Vienna students, alumni hear from Nestlé

| December 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University Vienna students and alumni heard from Nestlé about opportunities in the consumer food product industry on Nov. 13. Michelle Weiss, head of recruiting at Nestlé, met with the group to offer a glimpse of the various career opportunities that Nestlé and Nespresso offer worldwide. The company, billed as the world’s leading nutrition, health and […]

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Webster University St. Louis Responds to Regional Unrest

Webster University St. Louis Responds to Regional Unrest

| November 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

As the St. Louis region dealt with the aftermath of the grand jury findings, Webster University closed its St. Louis-area campuses on Tuesday, Nov. 25. Although there were not any demonstrations on or around Webster campus locations that the University is aware of, many of Webster University faculty, staff, students and parents of students live […]

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Around Webster: Teeter ‘Lucky to be Me’; Cosic wins RAC fellowship; Alumni Emerson teaching awards; Howes’ business book

Around Webster: Teeter ‘Lucky to be Me’; Cosic wins RAC fellowship; Alumni Emerson teaching awards; Howes’ business book

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments by Webster University community members include: Teeter Brings ‘Lucky To Be Me’ Back Nov. 22 Conservatory of Theater Arts faculty member and renowned musical theatre performer Lara Teeter reprises his cabaret performance of Lucky To Be Me at the Gaslight Theatre Saturday, Nov. 22, at 8 p.m. After taking it to […]

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Snapshot: SEED on Developing Entrepreneurship in Africa

Snapshot: SEED on Developing Entrepreneurship in Africa

| November 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

More than 75 students, staff, alumni and community members joined the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology in welcoming Robert E. and Dorothy King, the founders of the Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies (SEED), and Tralance Addy, SEED’s executive director, to Webster University on Nov. 18. SEED was founded in 2011 […]

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Webster University Receives $100K Fulbright Grant for Educator Sustainability Project in Brazil

Webster University Receives $100K Fulbright Grant for Educator Sustainability Project in Brazil

| November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Department of Education awarded a grant of $107,495 to Webster University under the Fulbright-Hays International and Foreign Language Group Projects Abroad (GPA) program. This grant will fund a six-week travel seminar in Brazil to study Brazilian culture and Portuguese language through the lens of environmental sustainability and will be led by project director […]

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Please Encourage Recent Graduates to Complete Outcomes Survey

Please Encourage Recent Graduates to Complete Outcomes Survey

| November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Office of Institutional Effectiveness needs your help in encouraging recent graduates to complete the Outcomes Survey. The Outcomes Survey is delivered via email to recent graduates worldwide approximately four weeks after each term’s graduation date. The survey asks recent graduates about the impact of their Webster experiences as well as their employment status, […]

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