Tag: Office of Military Affairs

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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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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Webster Field Day 2015: Student Veterans Organization Hosts Luncheon, Obstacle Course Event

Webster Field Day 2015: Student Veterans Organization Hosts Luncheon, Obstacle Course Event

| April 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Webster University’s Student Veterans Organization (SVO) held the second annual Field Day 2015 event on April 22, allowing participants to gain a new perspective on service members’ commitments to maintain physical endurance and master the details of military tasks. This year, the SVO combined the Field Day event with its “Hog on the Quad” […]

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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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Farewell for Minley-Clinton of OMA April 27

Farewell for Minley-Clinton of OMA April 27

| April 16, 2015 | 5 Comments

The community is invited to wish Tamara Minley-Clinton, farewell at a gathering on Monday, April 27, 3-4:30 p.m. in Loretto Hall 402. Minley-Clinton, coordinator for the Office of Military Affairs and Academic Affairs, has accepted an executive position with a St. Louis metropolitan governmental organization, where she will work with their board of trustees and […]

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Around Webster: Stovall leads Eastern Region; Joe Schuster on fiction; Hoef on ethics training; Brown writing workshop at SLCC

Around Webster: Stovall leads Eastern Region; Joe Schuster on fiction; Hoef on ethics training; Brown writing workshop at SLCC

| April 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and accomplishments for members of the Webster University community include: Stovall Named Eastern Regional Director, OMA Vince Stovall, director of Webster’s Fort Jackson (South Carolina) campus location, has been named to the position of Eastern Regional Director for Webster’s Office of Military Affairs (OMA). “Vince’s expertise and experience will bring great value […]

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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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Office of Military Affairs Adds to Offerings for Military Families

Office of Military Affairs Adds to Offerings for Military Families

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University has entered into agreements with both the National Military Family Association (NMFA) and the Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation to assist military families with tuition costs. The National Military Family Association (NMFA), a nonprofit that works to strengthen and protect military families, announced the new collaboration with Webster University to offer military spouses […]

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