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Global Perspective: MHA/MBA grad’s story reflects Webster’s international connections

Global Perspective: MHA/MBA grad’s story reflects Webster’s international connections

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

As commencement ceremonies take place this weekend and through the summer at Webster University campuses around the world, there are truly thousands of stories about how each of this year’s 6,574 graduates from 110 countries came to, and succeeded at, Webster University. One of them is India native Debhuti Roy, a student leader who came […]

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Endowed Chair Created in Honor of Dean Peter Sargent

Endowed Chair Created in Honor of Dean Peter Sargent

| April 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

A new endowed chair at Webster University has been created in honor of Peter Sargent, dean of the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts. The Peter E. Sargent Chair was established by the two Webster University alumnae, Laura House Herring ’70 and Mary Alice Dwyer-Dobbin ‘63, and made possible through a combined estate gift. Herring […]

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Webster University Launches New Strategic Plan, ‘Global Impact for the Next Century’

Webster University Launches New Strategic Plan, ‘Global Impact for the Next Century’

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University Board of Trustees endorsed the University’s new strategic plan, Global Impact for the Next Century, at its April meeting. The new plan emphasizes a strong commitment to maximizing Webster’s academic and operational assets and firmly establishes Webster’s reputation as a global university. See the new strategic plan website: www.webster.edu/globalimpact “With an appreciation for […]

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Champions Crowned in ‘Webster’s Got Talent,’ European Football Competitions

Champions Crowned in ‘Webster’s Got Talent,’ European Football Competitions

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last weekend was a busy and competitive one for Webster Vienna, which was host to multiple events that gathered people from across Webster University’s European campuses. On the itinerary: song, football and bragging rights. On the evening of Saturday, April 18, talented students took the stage for the third annual Webster’s Got Talent European Finals […]

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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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The Big 100 Goes Green

The Big 100 Goes Green

| April 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

The large 100 installed on the East Academic Building north lawn symbolizes Webster’s Centennial and 100 years of serving students. Recently painted green by students, the large 100 was originally part of the Centennial Kickoff celebration in downtown St. Louis in September 2014. Hundreds of people signed the 100 and wrote wishes for Webster’s future. […]

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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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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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April 6-10: Celebrate NCAA III Student-Athlete Week, Soles4Souls Shoe Drive

April 6-10: Celebrate NCAA III Student-Athlete Week, Soles4Souls Shoe Drive

| April 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

April 6-10 is NCAA III Student-Athlete Week, a chance for students, faculty, and staff to join in the celebration of Webster’s student-athletes, who work hard and sacrifice to represent the University, and gain a greater appreciation of NCAA III Athletics. The Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) for Webster University Athletics has worked hard to plan […]

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Webster Nursing Program Receives $100k Grant from Hearst Foundations

Webster Nursing Program Receives $100k Grant from Hearst Foundations

| April 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The William Randolph Hearst Foundations’ Health Funding Priority awarded a grant of $100,000 to Webster University’s nursing program. The funds will aid in hiring two faculty members who will teach full-time while pursuing a DNP (Doctor of Nursing Practice) or PhD in nursing. Hearst Foundations funding will provide tuition reimbursement and additional funds toward degree […]

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