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Enhancing Reputation: TV Spots Filming on Webster Home Campus

Enhancing Reputation: TV Spots Filming on Webster Home Campus

| September 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

On any given day at Webster University, you might see film and camera crews roaming the home campus as students in the School of Communications pursue their degrees with a hands-on approach. But this week there are more cameras than usual — and students and faculty are in front of the camera, not behind it. […]

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James Myers is New Director of Financial Aid

James Myers is New Director of Financial Aid

| September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University senior vice president and provost Julian Schuster announces the appointment of James Myers to the position of director of Financial Aid. Myers, who will join Webster on Sept. 10, currently serves as director, Office of Financial Aid at McKendree University in Lebanon, Ill. At Webster, Myers will be responsible for the administration of […]

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Denver Campus Starts Cohort at Colorado National Guard Headquarters

Denver Campus Starts Cohort at Colorado National Guard Headquarters

| September 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Starting Fall 1, the Denver campus location is offering the MBA and MA in Management & Leadership onsite at the National Guard Joint Force Headquarters in Centennial, Colo. This program will serve active-duty military, guardsmen, reservists, family members, government employees and veterans. “We are so excited to start this program with the military,” said representative […]

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Freshman Wins St. Louis District Chess Championship

Freshman Wins St. Louis District Chess Championship

| September 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University freshman Fidel Corrales Jimenez, a chess grandmaster, captured the St. Louis District Championship title at an event held Sunday, Sept. 2, at the St. Louis Chess Club. It was the Cuba native’s first tournament in the United States. Jimenez scored four wins and one draw in five games in a field of 64 […]

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Celebrate the University Center’s 20th Anniversary Sept. 26

Celebrate the University Center’s 20th Anniversary Sept. 26

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Center will celebrate its 20th anniversary Wednesday, Sept. 26, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., to coincide with the week of Homecoming. The University Center opened to the Webster campus in the fall of 1992, with its grand opening taking place in September of that year. The celebration will feature an outdoor party […]

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A Call to Civic Action on Bill 8753

A Call to Civic Action on Bill 8753

| August 30, 2012 | 5 Comments

Longtime partners and neighbors, Webster University and Eden Theological Seminary, both have new Master Plans that will help to build sustainable futures for both institutions. The plans call for expanded use of Eden space by Webster University and continued shared use of physical assets and infrastructure, as well a continuation of integrated program offerings. [See […]

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Grant from Maritz Supports Webster’s Student Literacy Corps

Grant from Maritz Supports Webster’s Student Literacy Corps

| August 29, 2012 | 1 Comment

St. Louis-based Maritz has continued its support of Webster University’s exemplary Student Literacy Corps by awarding a $20,000 grant to the program. The grant provides stipends for the program’s student tutors. More than 500 Webster students have served as tutors in the SLC over the past two decades. Over the past year alone, tutors served […]

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Working Groups: Show Your Expertise, Volunteer by Sept. 10

Working Groups: Show Your Expertise, Volunteer by Sept. 10

| August 24, 2012 | 1 Comment

Academic Year 12-13 brings Webster University one step nearer to our 100th year – 2015. We will celebrate 100 years as an institution dedicated to providing the highest quality education to students around the world. This is also the year we have set to accomplish our stretch goals, which include growing our undergraduate student population, […]

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Jonathan Kozol, Global Leader in Residence, Speaks Sept. 24

Jonathan Kozol, Global Leader in Residence, Speaks Sept. 24

| August 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Acclaimed author and educator Jonathan Kozol will be in the School of Education as a 2012 Global Leader in Residence in September, when he will also present to the community. Kozol will discuss his newest book, Fire in The Ashes, which profiles the poverty-stricken children he has been following for many years. Now young men […]

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Walker Business School Introduces New BS Degree in Mobile Computing

Walker Business School Introduces New BS Degree in Mobile Computing

| August 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

The George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology at Webster University has established a new undergraduate degree in mobile computing. Students who choose the new 48-credit-hour BS degree in Mobile Computing are focused on applying their technical skills to design, create and test mobile applications. They will learn programming skills necessary to become proficient […]

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