Tag: Office of Study Abroad

Faculty Deadlines for 2016 Short-Term Study Abroad Proposals

Faculty Deadlines for 2016 Short-Term Study Abroad Proposals

| June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Faculty led short-term study abroad programs enrich the curriculum by taking learning to new dimensions outside the classroom and the country. The learning experiences afforded by these programs help support the University’s mission of transforming students for global citizenship and individual excellence. They are also a necessary alternative for students who cannot accommodate international year-long, […]

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1-Year MBA Students in Hybrid Course See Brazilian Business, Sustainability, Culture

1-Year MBA Students in Hybrid Course See Brazilian Business, Sustainability, Culture

| May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 1-Year MBA program incorporates the small classes, personal attention, international perspective, and real-world approach to learning that are hallmarks of the Webster University experience. Webster student Mesha Gunter, a 1-Year MBA student from Jamaica who enrolled while working as human resources manager with Progressive Communications, knows that experience well. Gunter, enrolled through Webster’s Orlando, […]

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Thailand-Bound Dance Student Awarded Gilman Study Abroad Scholarship

Thailand-Bound Dance Student Awarded Gilman Study Abroad Scholarship

| May 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

Webster University’s Office of Study Abroad announces Shannon Haubrich has been selected as a Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship recipient for Summer 2015. Haubrich, who is majoring in dance, is one of over 1,000 American undergraduate students from 332 colleges and universities across the U.S. selected to receive the prestigious Gilman Scholarship, sponsored by the […]

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Webster Ghana Welcoming Study Abroad Students for Fall 2015; Applications due March 16

Webster Ghana Welcoming Study Abroad Students for Fall 2015; Applications due March 16

| February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the first time, Webster University’s Ghana campus in Accra will welcome undergraduate study abroad students from any Webster campus to study in Africa starting fall 2015, when Webster Ghana will begin offering undergraduate study abroad courses. The courses will be available to local degree-seeking students as well as to those coming from abroad. The […]

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Open Information Session on Webster Athens Feb. 25

Open Information Session on Webster Athens Feb. 25

| February 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Colleagues from Webster University Athens will be on hand to answer questions from students, faculty and staff Wednesday, Feb. 25, at 10 a.m. in the University Center’s Sunnen Lounge. Campus director Vasilis Botopoulos and professor and vice chancellor for Academic Affairs Susie Michailidis will speak about the extraordinary artistic, intellectual and cultural heritage of Athens […]

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Expanded Geneva Summer Clusters Offer Study Abroad, Learning Community Opportunities for Students

Expanded Geneva Summer Clusters Offer Study Abroad, Learning Community Opportunities for Students

| February 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Following the success of the cluster of three courses Webster University Geneva offered students last summer on the subject of Sustainability, this year the Geneva campus will expand its offer of special clusters. These clusters of three courses each are open to all undergraduate students in the Webster University network. Ron Daniel, Webster Geneva academic […]

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Snapshots: ‘Unpacking Study Abroad’ at Career Skills Workshop

Snapshots: ‘Unpacking Study Abroad’ at Career Skills Workshop

| February 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Office of Study Abroad and the Career Planning & Development Center sponsored a Career Skills Workshop on Jan. 29 in the University Center’s Sunnen Lounge. The informational workshop was tailored to Webster students that have studied abroad or are currently considering studying abroad. Over 30 students learned how to market study abroad experiences […]

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Webster Offers Florence, Italy Study Abroad in Partnership with Kent State

Webster Offers Florence, Italy Study Abroad in Partnership with Kent State

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s Office of Study Abroad announced a new partnership with Kent State University that adds Florence, Italy, as a study abroad site for Webster students. Webster students will be able to attend this Florence location under the same conditions as a Webster campus. Webster entered into this agreement to expand its study abroad programs […]

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Unpacking Study Abroad: Career Skills Workshop Jan. 29

Unpacking Study Abroad: Career Skills Workshop Jan. 29

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The offices of Study Abroad and Career Planning & Development presents “Unpacking Study Abroad: Career Skills Workshop,” a workshop designed  for students that have recently studied abroad. Join us Thursday, Jan. 29, 4-5:30 p.m. in the University Center Sunnen Lounge. Students will learn how to identify and market the skills they developed while studying abroad. […]

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Admission, Study Abroad Staff Showcased at Regional NAFSA Conference

Admission, Study Abroad Staff Showcased at Regional NAFSA Conference

| November 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

Webster University representatives participated in the annual NAFSA Association of International Educators Region IV Conference, held the week of Nov. 27 in St. Paul, Minnesota. NAFSA Region IV is one of NAFSA’s 11 geographic regions and includes Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota and South Dakota. University representatives from the Office of Admission and Office of […]

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