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Summertime is Busy Time for Many at Webster

Summertime is Busy Time for Many at Webster

| July 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

Summer is the quiet time on a college campus, right? Not quite. “I always chuckle when my friends and relatives tell me if I’m relieved that the students will be gone for the summer, because then I’ll be able to take some time off,” said Gil Morales, facilities operations manager at Webster University. “We do […]

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Ghana Ministry of Education Accredits Webster’s New Accra Campus

Ghana Ministry of Education Accredits Webster’s New Accra Campus

| July 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ghana’s Ministry of Education has accredited Webster University’s long-awaited new campus in Accra, Ghana, following a rigorous review. The University is now in the process of securing approval for the Ghana location from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). Since 1925, Webster University has been accredited by HLC, a member of the North Central Association of […]

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Snapshots: 10th Annual Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational Kicks Off

Snapshots: 10th Annual Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational Kicks Off

| July 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 10th Annual Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational kicked off yesterday, with 57 of the top young female chess players – as young as age 6 through age 18 – gathering on Webster University’s home campus in Webster Groves for the most prestigious all-girls chess event in the United States. This year’s tournament has attracted young […]

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Six in a Row: Chronicle Survey Names Webster ‘Great College to Work For’

Six in a Row: Chronicle Survey Names Webster ‘Great College to Work For’

| July 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

For the sixth year in a row, Webster University is one of the best colleges to work for, according to a new workplace survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education – the most respected publication serving the academic community. The results, released in The Chronicle’s sixth annual report on “Great Colleges to Work For” in […]

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Tenth Annual Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational at Webster July 22-25

Tenth Annual Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational at Webster July 22-25

| July 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fifty-seven of the top young female chess players – as young as age 6 through age 18 – from across the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Colombia, Puerto Rico and Brazil will gather on Webster University’s home campus next week for the 10th Annual Susan Polgar Girls’ Invitational, the most prestigious all-girls chess event in the United […]

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In Focus: In Its Fourth Decade, Webster Vienna Preps for Big Move

In Focus: In Its Fourth Decade, Webster Vienna Preps for Big Move

| July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s campus in Vienna, Austria, has been open since 1981 and celebrated its 30th anniversary back in 2011. Now the campus is prepared for a big move — literally — in its fourth decade of serving students in Austria. After much preparation, Webster Vienna expects to move to the historic Palais Wenkheim in fall […]

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Snapshots: Webster ‘Salutes the Troops’ at Fair St. Louis

Snapshots: Webster ‘Salutes the Troops’ at Fair St. Louis

| July 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University served as a bronze sponsor of the annual Fair St. Louis, the largest Independence Day festival in the region. The three-day festival was held July 4-6 on the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial grounds on the riverfront in downtown St. Louis. Webster presented the “Salute to the Troops” event on Friday, July 5 on […]

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In Focus: Webster Leiden from Multiple Perspectives

In Focus: Webster Leiden from Multiple Perspectives

| July 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s campus in Leiden, Netherlands, takes pride in offering undergraduate and graduate students a global and personal environment. The campus includes 350 students from the U.S., the Netherlands, Germany, and 49 other countries, making it one of Webster’s most diverse locations. Almost 2,000 students have graduated from Webster Leiden since the campus opened in […]

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Human Rights Hybrid Course Shares Culture of Rwanda

Human Rights Hybrid Course Shares Culture of Rwanda

| July 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

Melissa George, an international human rights major at Webster University, is one of seven students who traveled to Rwanda as part of the Human Rights Area Studies course offered at Webster. “I am sad to say that I only knew Rwanda for genocide before this class,” said George. “No country should be known for genocide, […]

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Snapshots: Webster Space Coast Campus Commencement

Snapshots: Webster Space Coast Campus Commencement

| July 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Merritt Island, Patrick Air Force Base, and Melbourne campus locations held their graduation ceremony on Friday, June 7, at the King Center in Melbourne, Fla. The festive event was well attended by Webster graduates, faculty and staff, as well as family members and friends who came to cheer on their loved ones […]

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