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David Steward Honored as Walker School’s 2015 Person of the Year

David Steward Honored as Walker School’s 2015 Person of the Year

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nearly 150 guests were in attendance as Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology honored David Steward as its 2015 Person of the Year, on Tuesday, April 21. Steward is the co-founder and chairman of World Wide Technology, Inc. (WWT), and member of the Webster University board of trustees. Ambassador George Herbert […]

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‘Webster University Chess Team Day’ Declared in Webster Groves, Honoring National Champs

‘Webster University Chess Team Day’ Declared in Webster Groves, Honoring National Champs

| April 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster Groves City Council proclaimed April 23, 2015, as “Webster University Chess Team Day” in honor of the team’s third consecutive national collegiate chess championship. The declaration was made during Tuesday night’s City Council meeting and presented to Webster chess coach Susan Polgar, President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble and members of the team. The […]

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New Webster Alma Mater Announced, Debut Performance April 23

New Webster Alma Mater Announced, Debut Performance April 23

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University has a new alma mater, and the community will be able to hear it for the first time at noon on Thursday, April 23. All are invited to the presentation and performance that day in the Thompson Music Building Recital Hall where “Webster U. You Are Our Home,” the winning composition by Webster […]

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Snapshots: Webster University, Lewis and Clark Community College nursing education agreement

Snapshots: Webster University, Lewis and Clark Community College nursing education agreement

| April 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last week representatives from Webster University and Lewis and Clark Community College (L&C) gathered for the formal signing of the recent agreement between the two institutions which will assist Lewis and Clark nursing graduates in continuing their education and obtaining their bachelor’s degrees. The signing was held April 15 in the Templin Nursing Building at […]

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Grand Opening for New Kansas City Location April 22

Grand Opening for New Kansas City Location April 22

| April 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s oldest metro campus is now one of its newest. A grand opening of the new home for Webster University’s Kansas City location will be held at 5:30 p.m. April 22. The new location offers a more academic feel and more modern amenities for students while also raising Webster University’s profile in the region. […]

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The Journal: Student newspaper wins big at two regional journalism conferences

The Journal: Student newspaper wins big at two regional journalism conferences

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Society of Professional Journalists Mark of Excellence Awards Staff members of The Journal, the Webster University student-produced print and online news publication, received 10 Mark of Excellence Awards at the Society of Professional Journalists Region 7 Spring Conference March 27-28. The 2014 Mark of Excellence Awards honor the best of collegiate journalism. Faculty advisor and […]

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Webster Chess Team Offers Summer Camps, Weekly Friday Chess Tips for Community

Webster Chess Team Offers Summer Camps, Weekly Friday Chess Tips for Community

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s top-ranked college chess team and three-time national college chess champions offer two programs to help more people feel included in the growing chess community: a chess summer camp for children ages 6 to 18, and a free chess advisory program to the community. “Chess is an international game and also a great mind […]

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Webster University, Lewis and Clark Community College Enter Nursing Education Agreement

Webster University, Lewis and Clark Community College Enter Nursing Education Agreement

| April 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

A new agreement between Lewis and Clark Community College and Webster University will assist Lewis and Clark (L&C) nursing graduates in continuing their education and obtaining their bachelor’s degrees. In 2010, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) issued a blueprint report outlining the future, entitled The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health (FON). One major […]

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Luhr Building Reopens, Continuing Webster-Eden Partnership

Luhr Building Reopens, Continuing Webster-Eden Partnership

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Luhr Building in Webster Groves has reopened. After being empty since 2010, the building is the new home to Webster University’s Information Technology department and the Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence (SPICE), which hosts the University’s national-champion chess team. Both IT and SPICE moved into the building this spring. A formal re-opening event […]

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Interdisciplinary Science Building Plans Move Forward

Interdisciplinary Science Building Plans Move Forward

| April 7, 2015 | 2 Comments

To the Webster University community: Monday evening, Webster University submitted plans for the Interdisciplinary Science Building to the Plan Commission of the City of Webster Groves. Mara Perry, director of Planning & Development, presented the plans, and the presentation was positive. Commission members had some questions relating to the parking, the progress of the left […]

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