Tag: Community Engagement

Webster University Shares Centennial Pride, Community Connections in July 4 Parade

Webster University Shares Centennial Pride, Community Connections in July 4 Parade

| July 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s participation in Independence Day celebrations included one of the largest festivals in the St. Louis region, Webster Groves Community Days. The University was again a gold sponsor of the annual festival, held July 2-4. A major part of the event is the annual Community Days parade through Webster Groves held on Saturday, July […]

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Join the Fun: Volunteers needed for WG Community Days Parade July 4

Join the Fun: Volunteers needed for WG Community Days Parade July 4

| June 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Members of the Webster University community (faculty, staff, students, alumni and their families) are invited to participate in the City of Webster Groves’ Community Days Parade Saturday, July 4, and represent the University in this major community event. The parade begins at 10 a.m. The University’s Centennial-themed float theme is “100 Years and Counting,” and […]

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Webster Vienna Hosts ‘Global Village’ during Wiener Integrationswochen

Webster Vienna Hosts ‘Global Village’ during Wiener Integrationswochen

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last week Webster Vienna was host to a special student event introducing locals to cultures from all over the world. The Vienna campus was home to the “Global Village” by AIESEC, the world’s largest student organization, as a part of the city’s Wiener Integrationswochen, where visitors were invited to explore the world on one day. […]

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University Joins Rotary Club in Honoring 8th Grade Leaders with Scholarship

University Joins Rotary Club in Honoring 8th Grade Leaders with Scholarship

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University and Rotary Club St. Louis-Club 11 recently partnered to honor grade school students within the community with the 8th Grade Leadership Achievement Award. Principals from the St. Louis Public School District and select private and parochial middle schools identified one outstanding eighth grade student leader from their school to be honored. Nominated students […]

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Webster Groves Farmers Market Now Open Thursdays Through Oct. 22

Webster Groves Farmers Market Now Open Thursdays Through Oct. 22

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster Groves Farmers Market, a weekly non-profit market featuring local farmers, food producers and artisans from Missouri and Illinois, will begin the 2015 season on Thursday, May 7. The market is held in Gazebo Park (in the Old Orchard area) every Thursday until Oct. 22, from 3-6:30 p.m. Purchase food that is produced, grown […]

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Snapshots: Vienna marathoners ‘in it for the long run’ in Webster’s centennial year

Snapshots: Vienna marathoners ‘in it for the long run’ in Webster’s centennial year

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster Vienna community once again came together to participate in the Vienna City Marathon, one of the city’s most exciting events. Ten students, staff, faculty and alumni of Webster University’s Vienna campus were among the more than 44,000 runners who took part this year. Several others had to drop out due to illness or […]

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Webster Students Participate in Shakespeare Festival St. Louis’ SHAKE 38

Webster Students Participate in Shakespeare Festival St. Louis’ SHAKE 38

| April 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University invites members of the Webster community to join them at the Conservatory Spaces in Old Orchard on Thursday, April 23, at 10:15 a.m., for a short program of exciting, original theatre. Building on an ongoing partnership, students from the Creative Dramatics class in the Conservatory of Theatre […]

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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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RSVP to Missouri Diversity Council Women In Leadership Symposium March 31

RSVP to Missouri Diversity Council Women In Leadership Symposium March 31

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

To close out Women’s History Month, Webster University’s Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Engagement will host the inaugural Missouri Diversity Council Women In Leadership Symposium on Tuesday, March 31, from 8-11:30 a.m. in the East Academic Building. The theme for this event is “Celebrating Leadership: The Power of Women in the Workplace.” Associate vice […]

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Walker Speaker Series ‘Women in Leadership’ Panel Packs the Commons

Walker Speaker Series ‘Women in Leadership’ Panel Packs the Commons

| March 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Walker Speaker Series welcomed Maxine Clark, Build-A-Bear Workshop founder, and Kathleen (Kathy) Mazzarella MBA’02, chief executive officer and president of Graybar, who joined President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble for the “Women in Leadership” panel on March 19. Sharing their personal career experiences and offering insights on leadership, Stroble, Clark and Mazzarella spoke to the […]

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