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Worth the Wait: Webster honored for support of Guard and Reserve

Worth the Wait: Webster honored for support of Guard and Reserve

| June 29, 2015 | 2 Comments

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try, try, try, try, try, try, and try again. That’s what FBI agent and Webster alumnus Bob Schure did. Besides keeping the country safe, he also is the award coordinator for the Missouri chapter of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR). ESGR is an office […]

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Webster SVO Awarded $9,000 Vet Center Initiative Grant

Webster SVO Awarded $9,000 Vet Center Initiative Grant

| June 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Student Veteran’s Organization (SVO) was recently awarded a Vet Center Initiative grant from the Student Veterans of America to build, refurbish or renovate a Veterans Resource Center (VRC) on-campus. The Home Depot Foundation awards $400,000 in grants to transform Vet Centers on 50 college campuses nationwide. Through the Vet Center Initiative, Home Depot […]

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Alumnus Maj. Gen. Hughes (MA ’95) Delivers Fort Leavenworth Keynote

Alumnus Maj. Gen. Hughes (MA ’95) Delivers Fort Leavenworth Keynote

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Almost 150 graduate candidates from Webster University’s Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, campus location were honored as part of a joint graduation ceremony held Wednesday, June 10. As one of three schools participating in the joint ceremony, the installation graduated over 215 students with accredited associates, undergraduate and graduate degrees. Webster University conferred 147 degrees in seven […]

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Data Analytics, Media Communications UG Completion Approved for Air Force Program

Data Analytics, Media Communications UG Completion Approved for Air Force Program

| June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Office of Military Affairs (OMA) has announced that two more of Webster University’s online undergraduate degree-completion programs have been accepted into the U.S. Air Force’s Air University Associate-to-Baccalaureate Cooperative (AU-ABC) Program. The BS in Data Analytics and BA in Media Communications have been approved for offering to Airmen who have competed their Associates Degree […]

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Webster University Communities Top ‘Best Cities for Jobs’ List

Webster University Communities Top ‘Best Cities for Jobs’ List

| June 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Employment database company Glassdoor named “The 25 Best Cities for Jobs” in the United States earlier this month, and Webster University has campus locations in or near about one-third of the listed communities. The cities were selected according to their median pay for employees, median home values, job satisfaction ratings, current number of job openings […]

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Fallen Patriots Partnership Assists Military Children of Parents Lost in Line of Duty

Fallen Patriots Partnership Assists Military Children of Parents Lost in Line of Duty

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Office of Military Affairs announced a partnership this spring with the Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation (Fallen Patriots) that provides tuition assistance to eligible students who attend Webster University. Fallen Patriots assists military children who have lost a parent in the line of duty. The partnership with Webster creates a $5,000 annual incentive fund to be […]

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Snapshots: Fort Sill Graduation Ceremony

Snapshots: Fort Sill Graduation Ceremony

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s that time again: The annual tradition of commencement ceremonies across Webster University’s worldwide network of campuses is now in full swing, with several ceremonies planned this weekend including the annual home campus ceremony on Saturday, May 9, at The Muny in Forest Park. More are planned throughout the year depending on location and local […]

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Invisible Wounds: April 24 Brown Bag on experience of student veterans

Invisible Wounds: April 24 Brown Bag on experience of student veterans

| April 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Three military veterans will speak at a “brown bag” workshop addressing the invisible wounds experienced by many veterans and student veterans. The “Invisible Wounds” workshop, from noon to 1 p.m. April 24 in the University Center Presentation Room, is presented by Webster University’s Accessibility Committee, the Counseling office, the Office of Military Affairs and Health […]

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Webster Ranked Among Best Business Schools for Veterans for Third Consecutive Year

Webster Ranked Among Best Business Schools for Veterans for Third Consecutive Year

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the third consecutive year, Webster University has been named to the Military Times Best for Vets: Business Schools 2015 rankings. In the past year, the University’s program for members of the military, veterans and their families has also been recognized by G.I. Jobs Magazine, Military Advanced Education Magazine, and U.S. News & World Report. […]

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Partnership with NMFA Offers Education Benefits to Military Spouses

Partnership with NMFA Offers Education Benefits to Military Spouses

| February 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University offers its most preferred military tuition rates for military spouses at both in-classroom and online courses and degree programs through a partnership with National Military Family Association. The partnership was announced in January along with a similar collaboration with the Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation that benefits students whose parents were lost in the […]

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