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Tune in June 25: President Stroble on Higher Education Roundtable at KTRS 550

Tune in June 25: President Stroble on Higher Education Roundtable at KTRS 550

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble will be part of a 60-minute roundtable on issues in higher education on Thursday, June 25, 11 a.m. CDT on St. Louis radio station KTRS-550 AM. The show can be accessed over the air at 550 AM, at the station’s website, and through the station’s live stream. Appearing […]

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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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Summer Dance Intensives: Faculty announced, registration still open

Summer Dance Intensives: Faculty announced, registration still open

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Department of Dance will host its annual Summer Dance Intensive July 27-31 and premiere its Junior Summer Dance Intensive July 22-24. Both intensives will be held in the Jean and Wells Hobler Center for Dance on the main campus in Webster Groves, Missouri. The intensives will welcome middle school, high school and college students […]

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Farewell Reception for Benjamin Akande June 17

Farewell Reception for Benjamin Akande June 17

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University community is invited to a farewell reception for Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology. After 15 years with Webster, Akande has been named the new president of Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri, where he will begin on July 1. The farewell reception will be held […]

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Because We Can: Hunt Gallery exhibit, silent auction to benefit Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

Because We Can: Hunt Gallery exhibit, silent auction to benefit Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Because We Can, a photography exhibition and silent auction benefiting the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN), will be held Friday, May 15, from 5-9 p.m. at the Cecille R. Hunt Gallery at Webster University. This is a juried exhibition of photos taken with cell phones and other smart devices by multiple artists. Photos on display will […]

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Centennial: ‘A Century Through Cinema’ series continues through summer 2015

Centennial: ‘A Century Through Cinema’ series continues through summer 2015

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

As part of the Webster University Centennial celebration, the Webster University Film Series continues the “A Century Through Cinema” series throughout 2015, reflecting 100 years of cinema, with each event representing a different era in film history. A special guest will introduce the next film on Friday, May 15, at 7:30 p.m. in the Winifred […]

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Sustainability Hosts E-Waste Recycling Event May 8

Sustainability Hosts E-Waste Recycling Event May 8

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Help the environment and raise money for the Sustainability Project! Join your Webster University colleagues and friends for the next E-Waste Recycling Event and Fundraiser on Friday, May 8, from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. in Lot O, the parking lot just east of the parking garage on the home campus. Bring your old electronics, computer towers, […]

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Reception for Barbara Ann Barbato May 1

Reception for Barbara Ann Barbato May 1

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

A reception will be held for Barbara Ann Barbato, SL, on Friday, May 1, 3-5 p.m., in the pink ballroom of the H. Sam Priest Center. Barbato, a Sister of Loretto, joined Webster in 1963 as a faculty member in the history department, where she continued as a beloved professor until her retirement in 2003. […]

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Japanese Summer Festival May 1: Karaoke, food, games and more

Japanese Summer Festival May 1: Karaoke, food, games and more

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Japanese Student Association (JSA) at Webster University invites members of the Webster community to its Japanese Summer Festival Friday, May 1, from 3:30-5 p.m. in the University Center’s Sunnen Lounge. “Since we are not meeting during summer, JSA will have the festival now,” said Aori Inoue-Rodriguez, Japanese teaching assistant for International Languages & Cultures. […]

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April 29: Keystone students host event on human trafficking in St. Louis

April 29: Keystone students host event on human trafficking in St. Louis

| April 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students in the Keystone 4003 Seminar course, “Contemporary Forms of Slavery/Human Trafficking,” will conduct a “Photo Awareness SPEAK OUT against Human Trafficking in St. Louis” event on the Quad by the Gor-Rock Wednesday, April 29, 2-3:30 p.m. The activity fulfills a requirement in the course where the class must collectively undertake a project that conveys […]

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